A meet up was carried out today by Yog Lokhesh Ujhoodha today at 12:30 hrs at the University of Mauritius under the banner of the Linux User Group of Mauritius. The event with the title "How to make a smart server with NodeJs" was announced on Lugm Facebook group as well as on the LUGM mailing list. As a passionate freelance developer, he shared his experience of using NodeJs for a critical production environment.
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.