What makes you to go for Node.js?
Fast and reliable: Following the asynchronous programming model and by employing the google V8 engine things get done pretty fast. Node.js maintains an event loop which manages all asynchronous operations for you. The approach is different from the traditional way of asynchronous coding and the event loop makes things pretty simple for Node.js developers focus on their application functionality.
Share and support: The Node.js community opens out with the tagline of â€œshare gleefullyâ€. It facilitates sharing of library codes easily with compromising technical, cultural, procedural and legal aspects. The Node.js package manager included with Node.js has grown huge with a repository of over 50000 packages.
High Real time performance: Everything goes perfect with Node.js for multi-user, real-time web applications like gaming and chatting. Here the event loop does the job taking care the multi-user requirement.