Repost: Node.js – An Enterprise Situation Report | The New Stack
I found this interesting Node.js article from The New Stack. A handy piece for those of you considering Node and especially now that we now have it in both Software Collections and OpenShift.
“Why Node.js is an excellent and underutilized enterprise tool
rguably more important than the technical merit of its speed, simplicity or lack of any barrier to entry. It isn’t the lack of a central authoritarian corporate regime or owner, as in the case of Microsoft and .NET, or the mixed and branched authoritarian regime of Oracle and Java. It isn’t the central convention based effort of the Rails community to build a streamlined system for building web applications. At the core of the success surrounding Node.js is the community removing the aforementioned barriers of previous languages and stacks. This success has been and continues to be all about the people of the Node.js community.
Read the whole article here: Node.js: An Enterprise Situation Report | The New Stack.