You Don’t Know Node.js

This talk will give a sneak peak of the most interesting and powerful Node.js features. Node.js is quickly capturing the programming world not just in web, but in IoT, drones, robots and embedded systems.

This talk dives deep into the core mechanisms of the Node.js platform and some of its most interesting features such as:

  • Event Loop: Brush-up on the core concept which enables the non-blocking I/O
  • Streams and buffers: Effective way to work with data
  • Process and global: How to access more info
  • Event emitters: Crash course in the event-based pattern
  • Clusters: Fork processes like a pro
  • AsyncWrap, Domain and uncaughtException: Handling async errors
  • C++ addons: Contributing to the core and writing your own C++ addons