Application Scaling

  • Colin J. Ihrig


Node.js applications can be a challenge. JavaScript’s single threaded nature prevents Node from taking advantage of modern multi-core hardware. In order to scale effectively, Node applications must find a way to take advantage of all of the resources at their disposal. The cluster core module serves this purpose, allowing a single application to launch a collection of Node processes that share resources while distributing the load.



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© Colin J. Ihrig 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Colin J. Ihrig
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  1. 1.PAUS

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