Bennett Hardwick

1 pages tagged with "nodejs"

Writing safe, efficient and parallel Node.js extensions with Rust, Neon and Rayon

November 26, 2019 - 1197 words - 6 mins
When writing server applications with Node.js, sometimes JavaScript just doesn’t cut it and you need to employ native code. This could be because of a few different reasons: You need to complete a CPU-bound task Because JavaScript runs inside a VM, every operation will take longer than the native equivalent. Read Moreā€¦