Why and When to use node js?
Can someone tell me why all this fuss about node.js ? Is a regular web site (lets say a blog) written in node.js faster compared to same written in some php framework? I know that a web server written in node.js will be faster than apache but how about a real web application that doesn't create threads or something like that?
There are 2 main advantages:
Here is a link to a benchmarking test for node.js against PHP on Apache.