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Nodejs

Installing npm in NodeJs

NPM is node package manager for NodeJs, which is written fully in JavaScript. NPM runs on terminal or command line and manages dependencies if needed, when author include on the package.

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To install package just run the below command in terminal or command line. Continue reading

Installing Nodejs in Windows Operating System

nodejs-darkWhen I was analysing real-time data with PHP, MySQL and JavaScript. I came to know some basic stuff like ajax calls, but its not real because we need to set request based on interval.

For example I need to refresh the data, whenever new data is added or update in database. But ajax calls will refresh the data based on the interval.

After that I came to know its not proper way to go, because refresh data means whenever new data got inserted or updated it should be reflected.

So I switched over to Nodejs for real-time data stuff, before installing Nodejs.
We will have brief discuss about it.

What is Nodejs ?
Nodejs is a platform built on v8 Javascript Engine for easy building fast, scalable network applications. Its non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

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