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Additional libuv handle information in node-report 2.2.0

From version 2.2.0 node-report has been enhanced to provide more details on the libuv handles on the event loop in the “Node.js libuv Handle Summary” section. This article explains more about this new section and how you can relate some of this information back to your Node.js code. The libuv event loop is the engine...

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node.js, libuv: TCP stream Performance Experiments

Co-author: Sreepurna Jasti (jsreepur@in.ibm.com)     This is the story of an experiment which we conducted within node.js’s event management infrastructure (libuv) to investigate improvement in network throughput by exploiting the operating system tunables in the TCP stack and leveraging them at the data transport sites. Introduction to libuv libuv is a software module that...

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