March 21, 2016
Ep. #16, It’s The Future
In this episode, Edith and Paul discuss Paul's blog post titled 'It's The Future'.
We’re thrilled to announce our newest Heavybit member NodeSource – a company that provides enterprise-grade solutions for Node.js development and operations.
NodeSource’s N|Solid is a fully compatible Node.js runtime platform aimed at increasing developer productivity, protecting critical applications, and achieving peak application performance for customers like NASA, HomeAway, Condé Nast, Craftsy, and other progressive Node adopters. The company announced a $10M Series A from RRE Ventures, Crosslink Capital and Resolute.vc with plans to expand their enterprise offerings. As part of this expansion, they’ve most recently launched containerized N|Solid Deployment for Kubernetes.
Joe McCann is a co-founder of NodeSource. He is a hacker, tinkerer, builder and breaker with more than 13 years of web, mobile and software development experience. He has a special fondness for Node.js because he can rapidly prototype an idea within minutes. These speedy ideation sessions fed into his desire to help Fortune 500 companies build actual products that allow technology to be utilized in real world scenarios. Joe is a frequent speaker on the conference circuit, actively promoting emerging technologies and relevant business use cases to bring pragmatism to futurism.