Michael Dawson

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Looking back at IBM and Node.js for 2017

As we start the new year I’ve been reflecting on 2017, which by any standards was a busy year for the Node.js project. Overall, 2017 was...

Node.js Community Code Coverage – A year in review

It has been just over a year since the Node.js community started capturing and publishing code coverage data on a nightly basis. I thought it would...

Progress on Node.js community support for libuv on z/OS and IBM i

IBM has been shipping Node.js for both IBM i and z/OS for a while but we are still in the process of contributing the changes...

Node.js Version 8 – Now LTS

Node.js version 8.x has now been promoted to LTS with the codename ‘Carbon’.  This means it is now ready for production use and you should start planning for...

Reflections as I head out to Node Interactive

As I head out to Node Interactive it is a good time to reflect on the changes and progress in the Node.js community since the...

Node Summit Recap

Back from Node Summit last week I wanted to take a few minutes to give you a short recap of my experience. It was a busy...

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Use JavaScript closures efficiently

Understand the characteristics of JavaScript closures and their lifecycles so that you can prevent memory…

Introduction to Java multitenancy

The multitenant JVM recently became available as part of the IBM SDK Java Technology Edition,…

Best practices for using the Java Native Interface

The Java Native Interface (JNI) is a standard Java API that enables Java code to…