Come scrawl your scripts across the digital skies
Node.JS is claiming another web giant, with official backing coming from Amazon’s cloud.
AWS SDK for Node.js a work in progress with Amazon having posted the code to github, and the cloud provider ready for feedback.
Node.js is already used by eBay and Yahoo among others; last year Microsoft came around to Node.js, starting work to make Node.js a native port on Windows. The idea was for an official binary node.exe to run on Windows Server and Microsoft’s Windows Azure cloud, which Redmond is trying to fluff up against Amazon.
Microsoft today supports Node.js on Azure with an SDK for Node.js 0.6.7 – the latest current release is version 0.8.15. ®