The Linux User Group of Mauritius – LUGM carried out a meetup on Saturday the 24th of October 2015 at the University of Mauritius on HTTP 2.0 and Web Development by Loganaden Velvindron on HTTP 2.0 & Web Development. Based on SPDY – “just say speedy”, the HTTP 2.0 was developed by the IETF – Internet Engineering Task Force, to improve user experience, latencies, CDN and various technologies. Logan, start with the presentation on the shortcomings of HTTP 1.1 and lead the audience to a better understanding of the evolution of HTTP 2.0
He started by giving a straightforward explanation to the audience the difference between a web server and a runtime environment in the context of NodeJs.
As you can see on the YouTube video he laid emphasis on the following topics:
1. A problem statement
2. Web server architectures
3. Building an event-driven web server with NodeJS
4. Distributed load with NodeJs
5. Useful tools and Real life Benchmarks
We ended with some technical questions. Several questions were shot up by our hangout viewers. You can view the video and ask any questions for more clarifications. About 15-20 persons attended the meetup.