Over time Node has received immense long-term support in the form of performance updates and security fixes, this is most definitely an attractive aspect for enterprise-grade clients. Knowing the infrastructure your companies web-services are built on are going to remain supported for the long-term future is a huge selling point when deciding on which type of backend environment the development team will use.
Who’s using Node?
We say Node is trusted, but by who? Let’s take a look at a few examples of companies doing big things by using Node for their backend development:
It’s fair to say that these are all household names for most people, it’s a testament to Node how many of these Fortune 500 companies use it for their back end programming. But what is it about Node that makes it the de-facto choice for a lot of companies?
Luckily that question isn’t that hard to answer, a lot of these companies have come out and publicly discussed their experiences with Node. Paypal, a company that handles massive amount of transactions everyday has attributed faster performance to Node’s backend capabilities, while Netflix had success using Node to reduce startup times on their app so their 140 million subscribers can watch their content faster. One of the largest American banks, Capital One, even heralded Node as a source of massively increased responsiveness within their app.
It’s clear why most of these companies are leaning on Node to handle their backend operations, it’s fast.In a world of web-apps for everything you can think of, a lot of data is being sent back and forth between servers and client-side. Node has demonstrated that utilizing its framework can speed up this server-side processing and data-transfers immensely.
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