Node.js server monitoring best practices

Node.js Server Monitoring Best Practices

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Node.js is a known and popular JavaScript framework for 2021. With the increasing utilization of Node.js in development, there is an equally increasing need for Node.js server monitoring. Since server monitoring is essential to all applications, it is important that you apply best practices when monitoring Node.js servers. Servers are devices for storing or processing information provided to other devices, …

Node.js server monitoring

Node.js Server Monitoring: A How to Guide

Christoph Leitner Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Node.js is one of the most popular Javascript frameworks in 2021. With the increasing demand for Node.js comes the crucial next step of Node.js server monitoring.  The best way to monitor your Node.js server is with an Application Performance Monitoring (APM) tool.  Keep in mind, Node.js server monitoring is a bit of a tricky task, and there are particular challenges …

Best 5 Tools for Node.js Monitoring

Olivia Diaz Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Application developers are turning to Node.js as one of the most popularly used Javascript frameworks for microservice development. Node.js tops the list of most utilized frameworks amongst the developers worldwide in 2020 by 51.4 percent. With the increasing demand for Node.js technology, it has become crucial to monitor the performance of the applications, servers, and other metrics. In this article, …

AWS Lambda with Node.js: A Complete Getting Started Guide

AWS Lambda with Node.js: A Complete Getting Started Guide

Samuel James Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

AWS Lambda is a service that confuses many people. For that reason, you may be wondering just how it works, and how you’d use it to build a highly scalable event-driven application. As someone who’s presumably no stranger to the internet, you must have seen the terms serverless, function-as-a-service, or AWS Lambda thrown across your screen a few times. Perhaps you’re …

Restify vs Sails vs Hapi

Restify vs. Sails vs. Hapi: Node.js Framework Comparison

Chris Tobolski Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

In the last decade, Node.js has rapidly risen in popularity as a server-side programming language. With that popularity, we’ve seen no shortage of frameworks aiming to make developers’ lives easier. Although they are lesser-known than other Node.js frameworks, Hapi, Sails, and Restify are a few options that have a lot to offer. It can be difficult to know what framework is the best fit for your needs. …

Node.js vs Python

Node.js vs Python for a Beginner’s Web App

Eric Boersma Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Learning to build webapps is an exciting process, but it comes with its own set of challenges. As a newer developer, deciding what programming language will bring your big idea to life is a common challenge. There are lots of terrific choices for building webapps on the market. Today, we’ll focus on two of 2019’s most popular options: Node.js vs …

JavaScript Logging Basic Tips

Gaege Root Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

JavaScript has come a long way in recent years. Browsers are becoming more robust and machines are growing more powerful. Pair this with the recent development of Node.js for execution of JavaScript on servers, and you can understand why JavaScript has exploded in popularity. Developers continue to push the boundaries of what can be done with JavaScript, which leads to ever more …

Node.js Performance Testing and Tuning

Node.js Performance Testing and Tuning

Lou Bichard Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

We know Node.js for its lightning-fast performance. Yet, as with any language, you can write Node.js code that performs worse for your users than you’d like. To combat this, we need adequate performance testing. Today, we will cover just that with an in-depth look at how to set up and run a performance test and analyze the results so you …

Comparison: Node.js vs. PHP

Phil Vuollet Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Both Node.js and PHP are popular platforms for websites, APIs, and other types of web content. They have a few similarities, but their differences far outweigh those similarities. In this post, we’ll take a look at how they stack up against each other. It’s Node.js vs. PHP… let’s get ready for the showdown! Similarities First, let’s take a deeper look at …

Winston Logger Tutorial

Winston Logger Ultimate Tutorial: Best Practices, Resources, and Tips

Lou Bichard Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Are you looking to get up and running with Winston logger in Node.js? Do you want to understand best practices (and pitfalls) for structuring application logging in Node.js? If that’s what you’re looking for, you’re in the right place! For me, logging was always a somewhat mystical and frustrating idea. I could grasp the concept that you wanted to output information …

Node.js Module Exports – Demystified

Lou Bichard Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

When I started out in Node.js, I remember being struck by the weird-looking module.exports code. I wondered what it was, and where it came from, and why it wasn’t declared in the file. What was this magic? Today we’re going to find out. We’ll demystify this somewhat odd-looking feature of Node.js. By the end of this article, you should be comfortable …

Most Popular Node.js Frameworks in 2018

Sagar Arora Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

 With the introduction of Node.js in 2009, it has become possible to use the JavaScript language while scripting server-side as well as client-side parts of an application or project. Earlier that was not possible since developers had to use different and multiple programming languages for both client and server-side scripting. Hence the invention of Node.js is still viewed as an …

Top 10 Node.js Developer Tools

Sagar Arora Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

With the introduction of Node.js, it has become easier for application developers to create a fast, reliable, and scalable web application with much fewer lines of code. Node.js was created by Ryan Dahl in 2009 using the Google Chrome V8 JavaScript runtime environment. Software development is continuously evolving with the emergence of new technologies, trends, and programming languages. But with …

Best Node.js Blogs and YouTube Channels

Sagar Arora Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Node.js is an open-source framework that helps developers create dynamic web pages that can run across multiple platforms. It is built on Chrome V8, which means that it uses the same compiler or interpreter as Chrome. Node.js is used for full-stack, front-end, and back-end development. It simplifies real-time communication between the client and server. Node.js also has an event-driven architecture, …

Top 10 Node.js Debugging Tips to Debug Like a Pro

Lou Bichard Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Err—not quite. Whilst this tweet is painfully relatable, it also saddens me. This goes to show there are so many Node.js developers out there who are debugging their applications the caveman way. But debugging Node.js needn’t be this hard. The more you relate to this tweet, the more you must read on. Your sanity begs you. Today we’re going beyond just …

Node.js Tutorials

Node.js Tutorials: Tutorials for Programmers of All Levels

Sagar Arora Developer Career Development, Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Let’s explore what is Node.js, features and benefits, and our top 30 Node.js tutorials for programmers of all levels. What is Node.js? Node.js can be defined as a dynamic, cross-platform and open-source JavaScript framework or runtime environment that is built on the Google Chrome JavaScript V8 engine. Developed by Ryan Dahl in 2009, Node.js was initially implemented as a client-side …