Node.js + Cocktails: Scaling Yahoo!

Yahoo! Front-End Engineer, Diego Ferreiro, will talk about how and why Yahoo! migrated their web stack to a Node.js and Cocktails platform, as well as comparing the performance between PHP and Node.js on Yahoo's infrastructure.

He'll also talk about:

  • Leveraging the power of Cocktails to improve and automate large scale engineering processes
  • Writing apps for multiple devices using Mojito (MVC framework on top of Node.js)
  • Continuous integration
  • Package sharing using npm
  • Deploying to the cloud

Published January 16, 2013