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HarperDB had its coming out party to the Node.js community last week as we were a sponsor at Node.js Interactive in Vancouver, British Columbia. The event is one of many hosted by the Linux Foundation and the venue provided for an incredible backdrop to a very exciting event.
There were approximately 750 attendees this year and the enthusiasm around Node was palpable. Over the course of two days, more than 200 Node.js developers visited our booth to learn more about HarperDB and more than 50 downloaded our Community Edition.Read More
A lot of people have asked me the question “Why did you build HarperDB in Node.js?” or something similar in a less polite way. To be honest when I first saw Node.js, I hated it. I resisted, hard. I felt that Java developers like myself were REAL developers, and folks developing in Node were just banging on a keyboard producing random outcomes. Eventually, I gave in to the wave - it was AWS Lambda functions which really pushed me in the Node direction, and I started to realize the error of my ways.Read More