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Scaling Your Node.js Apps

Progress Your Personal Projects to Production-Ready

Authors: Doglio, Fernando

  • Takes you into the last step of any development process: deploying your Node.js app into a scalable infrastructure
  • Covers Message Queues, multiprocessing and load balancers that will help you achieve your scaling goals
  • Third Node.js title written by Fernando Doglio
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eBook $24.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3991-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
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Softcover $32.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3990-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

Take your Node.js application into production-ready status, capable of scaling up to whatever your needs might be. You'll discover that architecting for successful, popular sites is an essential tool of any professional Node.js developer, and learning to scale your own applications is a great place to start.

Using this book you will learn when to scale, what factors should trigger scaling, and what architectural techniques are best suited for scaling. You will also explore common pitfalls that arise when scaling a Node.js application and solutions to correct them.

Including analyses of success cases at the largest-scale companies, such as Netflix and Paypal,  this book will get you started with scaling in no time at all.

What You'll Learn

  • Determine what factors should trigger the need to scale

  • Discover different architectural patterns that lend themselves to scaling

  • Resolve problems that arise when scaling up a Node.js application

  • Monitor a platform in order to understand when to start scaling
Who This Book Is For

The main audience for this book are Node.js developers with a mid-level understanding of the technology. Novice Node users will also benefit from the coverage of generic scaling-related topics.


About the authors

Fernando Doglio has been a Web Developer for the past 10 years. During that time, he's had the opportunity to work with many leading technologies such as PHP, Ruby on Rails, MySQL, Node. js, Angular.js, AJAX, REST APIs, and others. He creates scalable architectures for big data platforms. When not programming, he can be seen spending time with his family. He can be contacted on twitter at: @deleteman123


Table of contents (7 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $24.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3991-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $32.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3990-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Scaling Your Node.js Apps
Book Subtitle
Progress Your Personal Projects to Production-Ready
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Fernando Doglio
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-3991-9
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-3991-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-3990-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 162
Number of Illustrations
47 b/w illustrations
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