To be honest, node.js has overpowered all other web applications by capturing web sockets with its unique push technology. You must be wondering, what makes Node.js so popular and unique in the heap of other web applications? Well, developers finally had a double-edged application in the form of Node.js, which works two way, it’s real-time feature values server and client to build communication and allow them to exchange data.
#2. It’s super fast
#3. It’s lightweight
Traditionally, Node.js uses the basic event-driven architecture. It means everything executed on it is a series of the asynchronous callback. It allows Node to run on a single thread which is totally unlike other web applications technologies where a new thread is generated for every client. This makes the Node.js lightweight as well as helps in forming the foundation of Node blocking.
#4. Single language for all
#5. It’s high performing
The popular money transfer application PayPal uses Node.js and has reported doubling the number of requests per-second and reducing the response time by 35%. On the contrary, Wal-Mart has recorded amazing experience with the Node.js in 2013, when they put all their mobile traffic via Node.js and the servers of Wal-Mart did not go over a mere 1% CPU utilization and yet they deploy with 200,000,000 users online. And, that’s we are talking about the Black Friday shopping time. Now, all these figures are enough to prove the capacity and capability of the Node.js.
So, yeah, developers Node.js is trending now and it’s a huge possibility that will keep on trending. It is highly robust and scalable web applications. So, developers its tempted to at least once try this web application in your career.