On the RisingStack blog

Mastering the Node.js Core Modules - The Process Module

September 20, 2017

Let’s take a look at the Node.js Process module. Learn about process states & graceful shutdown to write production-ready applications with more confidence.

A 6-Step-Guide for Contributing to the Node.js Core

September 5, 2017

The aim of this post is to help you land your first commit to the Node.js core! Read all necessary steps from forking to finding good issues to work on.

The Important Features and Fixes of Node.js Version 8

May 30, 2017

In this post, I go through the most important features and fixes of the new Node.js version 8, which becomes the current LTS release from.

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On the Codeship blog

Dockerizing Node.js Applications

November 6, 2017

Containers are one of the best ways to deploy Node.js applications these days. In this post, the reader learns how one can containerize Node.js applications using Docker.

On the Snyk blog

Threat Modelling For Node.js Applications

August 31, 2016

What should I defend my application against? Should I deal with Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks? How about SQL injection? Should I protect myself against cross-site request forgery? The short answer is yes. But as always, it’s not that simple.

On the Loggly blog

Monitoring microservices: three ways to overcome the biggest challenges

July 23, 2015

Debugging and monitoring of microservices is not a trivial problem but a quite challenging one. I use the word challenging on purpose: There is no silver bullet for this. There is no single tool that you can install that works like magic.

On APM Digest

Distributed Tracing - The Next Step of APM

September 26, 2016

Transforming your monolithic application into a microservices-based one is not as easy as many think. When you are breaking a software down into smaller pieces, you’re moving the communication to the network layer and the complexity of your architecture is heavily increasing.

On the GoDaddy Open Source Center

Kubernetes - A Practical Introduction for Application Developers

May 02, 2018

A collection of resources / best practices that help you become a more productive developer working with Kubernetes.