Unraveling Threads in Node.js & The Year of the Cat

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68 White St

68 White St · New York, NY

How to find us

Go up to the 5th floor. One block from Canal St Station (N Q R W), Canal St Station (6), Canal St Station (J Z), and 4 blocks from Canal St Station (A C E)

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Thanks a TON to Codesmith for being our hosts for the evening!

Here are our talks!

Feature Talk:
Unraveling Threads in Node.js
Single-threaded asynchronicity is a key concept that is often misunderstood in Node.js. In this talk, we'll look at Node.js under the hood, and explore how the event loop is implemented. We'll also come to understand its benefits, and how to overcome its shortcomings using child processes, and exciting new features like worker threads and shared array buffers.

Presented by Raphael Ram.

Raphael Ram is a Software Engineer at Codesmith, where he works on their educational platform and helps young engineers learn full stack JavaScript. When he's not speaking about or writing code, he's usually writing poetry, or geeking out about Linux, Open Source, and audiophile headphones.


Feature Talk:
The Year of the Cat
In this session, we will explore NestJS - a progressive Node.js framework that introduces a new structured way to build scalable applications.
We will walk through the features that make Nest a unique framework in the NodeJS eco-system.

Presented by Nir Kaufman.

Community enthusiast. Meetup organizer, Founder of the 'Frontend band,' Author of Tech books, Web Technologies GDE, Principal Frontend consultant at 500Tech.
Vegan but nice.

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We'll be at Codesmith this month. Thanks to Codesmith for hosting! It's going to be a great event!

See you there!