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Introducing Node.js

Tim Caswell will be presenting on Node.js: Node.js is a non-blocking I/O server written in JavaScript similar to Python's Twisted framework or Ruby's EventMachine. It is a single-threaded JavaScript server running on V8 capable of handling over 50,000 requests/sec thanks to its non-blocking (think asynchronous) I/O. Come see a demo and code to implement a node.js comet server for real-time web applications. What many believe will be the future of JavaScript. More details coming soon!

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  • Adam C.

    Tim's talk was outstanding as an introduction primer to the capabilities of node.js

    May 6, 2010

  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent hands-on presentation by one of the Node.js developers with plenty of Q+A.

    May 5, 2010

  • A former member
    A former member

    Small group, and the topic turned out to be more interesting than I expected. The speaker was very knowledgeable, and plenty of tech discussion.

    May 5, 2010

  • Tim C.

    I'll be speaking about node at TXJS in Austin and SWDC in Sweden this june, come to this meetup for a preview of my presentations.

    March 24, 2010

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