Nodejitsu joins GoDaddy

In 2010, Nodejitsu started with a simple idea: a company with Open Source in its DNA creating essential productivity tools focused on a new platform that most people had never heard of or were already dismissive of: Node.js. Back then the server-side JavaScript ecosystem was fragmented and diverse; with…

npmawesome: distributed locking with redislock

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. redislock (GitHub: danielstjules/redislock, License: MIT) by Daniel St. Jules is a module for distributed locking powered by Redis. This utility is very helpful when…

npmawesome: basic OS monitoring with os-monitor

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. os-monitor (GitHub: lfortin/node-os-monitor, License: MIT) by Laurent Fortin is a very handy utility module to help you monitor basic stats of the server app…

npmawesome: simple async control flow with stepup

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. stepup (GitHub: CrabDude/stepup, License: MIT) by Adam Crabtree is a simple control-flow library that makes parallel execution, serial execution, and error handling painless. This…

npmawesome: NeDB is an embedded persistent database

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. NeDB (GitHub: louischatriot/nedb, License: MIT) by Louis Chatriot is an embedded persistent database with no dependencies. It implements a subset of the most used…

npmawesome: OS services made easy with ndm

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. ndm (GitHub: npm/ndm, License: ISC) by Benjamin E. Coe of NPM Inc makes it easy to deploy a complex service oriented architecture by allowing…