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EclairJS – Putting a Spark in Web Apps

Presentation by David Fallside from IBM, images extracted from the presentation. Introduction Web Apps development has moved from Java to NodeJS and Javascript. It provides a simple and rich environment with NPM. EclairJS is a NodeJS library that provides bindings to a Spark application : An RDD is bound to a JS object that is made [...]

By |2019-06-21T22:26:53+00:00July 17th, 2016|Categories: Data Engineering, Events|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Node.js, JavaScript on the server side

Waiting for the Next Big Language (NBL for Next Big Language), this is now 3 years or more since I predict to my customers a bright future for JavaScript as a programming language for server applications. My argument was based primarily on its aesthetics, simplicity and dynamic nature. Designed in 1995 by Sun Microsystems (acquired [...]

By |2019-06-21T22:58:43+00:00June 12th, 2010|Categories: Node.js|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments