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Introduction to Node.js

Node.js is an open-source, asynchronous, event-driven, cross-platform, back-end JavaScript runtime environment that executes JavaScript code outside a web browse.

What does it mean Node.js is a runtime environment? A runtime environment (RTE) is an environment in which a program or application is executed. It’s the infrastructure supporting the running of a particular codebase in real time.

Released in 2009, written in C, C++, and JavaScript is designed to build scalable network applications. Node.js runs on Google’s V8 engine, which is also an open-source and high-performance JavaScript engine. Node.js development allows the execution of JavaScript on the server-side. Because of that server-side execution, Node.js is perfect for building fast and scalable web applications.

Node.js development services

Node.js is useful for developing software that requires a persistent connection from the browser to the server. Node.js is often used for real-time applications such as chats, news feeds, and web push notifications. Aside, Node.js is perfect for web app development, custom software, and API development.

Node.js applications are written in JavaScript and can be run within the Node.js runtime on the most popular systems OS X, Microsoft Windows, and Linux.

Predominance of Node.js development services

Many factors contribute to Node.js as the first choice among software architects and business units. A list of business organizations backed by Node.js is growing. Its operations already entrusted PayPal, LinkedIn, Mozilla, Netflix, Uber, Groupon, and eBay.

Advantages of Node.js development services cover:

Asynchronous and event-driven approach – Node.js library APIs are asynchronous. This non-blocking nature simply means that a Node.js-based server never waits for an API to return data. The server moves on to the next API when called, and the Node.js Event Notification mechanism helps the server get a response from the preceding API call.

For a more business-focused explanation – Node.js fulfils the expectations of today’s users for instant responses and notifications. Node.js development is perfect for the real-time experience.

The use of JavaScript as a backend language – Node.js enables developers to execute JavaScript code outside the browser. The backend and front-end of our application can both be written in JavaScript. This allows developers to share some code and allows one team to work on the entire application.

Super-fast code execution − Built on Google Chrome’s V8 JavaScript Engine, Node.js is extremely fast in code execution. It compiles JavaScript directly into native machine code before execution and deploys various optimization techniques.

Highly Scalable − Node.js software can handle multiple simultaneous calls by using a single thread for non-blocking I/O calls and load balancing. In addition, you can scale your projects not only vertically but also horizontally. A single-threaded program can provide service to a larger number of requests than traditional servers like Apache HTTP Server.

Creative undertakings − Node.js has no given guidelines or principles to follow. Development is left to developers in whatever way they wish, using the tools and middleware they feel most comfortable with. As a result, the possibilities of Node.js development services become unrestricted. Changes can easily be made in the middle of a project.

Fast development − Node.js software development also speeds up the entire product dev process. It provides common features that can simply be downloaded as smaller open-source software modules using the Node package manager (npm – an online database of public and paid private packages).

Node.js services for enterprise benefits

Node.js has already proved its strength in developing applications that leverage the ability to run JavaScript on both the client- and server-side.

The answer to the often asked question What services can be developed with Node.js? Is here: Messaging Real-Time Applications, Data Streaming Applications, Single-Page Applications, Browser games, Collaborative Tools, and Microservices requirements are perfectly suited for Node.js technology.

Businesses entrust Node.js development services for:

Chat application development when there is a demand for a lightweight, highly performant app with instant messaging, push notifications, and speedy transfer of image, video, and audio files.

Dynamic Single-Page Apps when there is a need for dynamic content delivery with smooth transitions, data updates, and a great user experience.

Microservices when the business requires more flexibility, modernization, and better scaling. You can back future operations with Node.js custom development.

Data Streaming Apps like Netflix. Its superb performance owes to the built-in Stream API that transfers data in chunks so as not to overload the server.

Collaborative tools development. Perfect for such undertakings because of Node’s asynchronous and event-based architecture, one can ensure seamless real-time communication.

Hicron Software House – your trusted Node.js development company

If you are searching for backend software development options, that make application maintenance easy and cost-effective, consider a Node.js development company, like Hicron Software House. Our vast experience with this JavaScript runtime is a warranty of incredibly smooth development.

If you’re wondering if Node.js is a relevant and future-proof development tool, the answer is yes, it’s widely used for back-end development and is the world’s leading framework, according to a Stack Overflow survey.

Our developers can take care of the backend of an application and future-proof your business growth with custom software solutions developed with Node.js. As a result, you spare both time and money on the project.

Knowing modern technologies, top libraries, and runtime environments we can develop fast, scalable applications, prepare a backend environment for frontend developers to maintain, write an application from scratch, as well as take over the project.

WHAT ARE OUR COMPETENCIES WITH NODE.JS?

As a software house supporting complex business operations, we have created countless custom solutions for our clients in the retail, automotive, and construction industries, among others, based on Node.js. Aside from Node services, we also deliver solutions with other prominent technologies, like .NET, React, or Angular. The choice of technology depends on the individual business requirements of the project.

In Hicron Software House work with full-stack developers and cloud specialists. That means we can take care of the whole project: beginning with a discovery phase, collecting business requirements, composing a team, developing backend and front-end, setting automated tests, and building cloud architecture. You are the one determining the scope of cooperation!

If you have doubts regarding the technology choice, we are here to help! At Hicron Software House, we holistically back software development regardless of the industry. Working closely with our partners, we recommend the best solutions. Perhaps custom Node.js development services will be one of them!

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After carefully evaluating suppliers, we decided to try a new approach and start working with a near-shore software house. Cooperation with DSS from Hicron was something different, and it turned out to be a great success that brought added value to our company.

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