I have done some work with node building apps in the areas of mapping
and communication (chat, etc.).

Looking at the list at,-Applications,-and-Companies-Using-Node,
the emphasis on real-time stands out.

Node is fast and lightweight, and is well suited to applications that
need speed and can take advantage of multiple channels.



On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 8:17 PM, Ethan Gruber <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hi all,
> It was recently suggested to me that a project I am working on may adopt
> node.js for its architecture (well, be completely re-written for node.js).
> I don't know anything about node.js, and have only heard of it in some
> passing discussions on the list.  I'd like to know if anyone on code4lib
> has experience developing in this platform, and what their thoughts are on
> it, positive or negative.
> Thanks,
> Ethan

Cary Gordon
The Cherry Hill Company