Node.js is an avant-garde event-driven system, which is used to build scalable Internet apps. It uses Google's V8 JavaScript Engine and it handles requests and responses between a server and an immense number of users more efficiently than any other platform. What makes Node.js special is the fact that in difference between conventional systems which process the info in large hunks, it handles everything in little bits. For example, in case a user needs to fill out a few fields on a website, Node.js handles the information from the first field the second it’s entered, utilizing the server processing time more efficiently. In contrast, conventional platforms wait for all the fields to be filled and while the information in them is being processed, requests from other users stay in the queue. The difference may be negligible for a single user, but it absolutely does make a difference when an immense number of individuals are browsing a site all at once. Several examples of sites where Node.js can be used are online dinner reservation portals, chat rooms or interactive browser game portals, i.e. websites that need fast live communication.

Node.js in Hosting

All Linux hosting packages that we’re offering come with Node.js and you’ll be able to add this leading-edge platform to your shared account using the Add Services/Upgrades menu in your Hepsia Control Panel. You’ll be able to select the number of instances for this particular upgrade, in other words how many different platforms/sites will make use of Node.js simultaneously, and you can activate as many instances as you like. Hepsia will also allow you to specify the location of your .js application and to decide whether you’ll use a dedicated IP or the physical server’s shared one. Accessing Node.js will be possible via a random port given by our cloud platform. On top of that, you can stop or reboot any instance that you have created, modify the location of the .js app or view the output of the running instances with only several mouse clicks from your hosting Control Panel via a very intuitive graphical interface.

Node.js in Semi-dedicated Hosting

With a semi-dedicated server from our company, you can make use of all the advantages that the Node.js platform offers, because it’s comes with all our semi-dedicated plans and you are able to add it to your semi-dedicated account with several mouse clicks from the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel – the semi-dedicated account management tool that comes with each and every semi-dedicated server. In case you’d like to employ Node.js for different web apps, you can select the number of instances that the platform will use when you are adding this service to your semi-dedicated package. After that, you will have to include the path to the .js file in your semi-dedicated account for each instance. You can do this in the new menu that will show up in the Control Panel after you add the upgrade and during the process, you can also select if the access path to the specific application should go through a dedicated IP address – if you’ve got one, or through the server’s shared IP address. Each instance that you activate can be rebooted or removed independently and you can check your applications’ output with only a couple of clicks of the mouse.

Node.js in VPS Hosting

Node.js is offered by default with each and every virtual private server that comes with the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel and imposes no restrictions concerning the number of web sites that can use it at any particular moment. This makes our Virtual Private Server plans an excellent option for administering numerous real-time web-based applications and for getting the most out of them. The Hepsia Control Panel is user-friendly enough even for people without any previous experience, so if you’d like to enable Node.js for any app, it won’t take more than a couple of clicks of the mouse to do it. You’ll just have to add the path to the given .js file and to select whether Node.js will use the server’s shared IP or a dedicated IP. Our system will also set a specific port that will be used to access the .js file. Right after that, you’ll be all set and will be able to use the full potential of your real-time apps. Hepsia will allow you to see the applications’ output and to reboot or to deactivate any of your instances using fast-access buttons.

Node.js in Dedicated Web Hosting

If you decide to get one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting packages for your script-based software apps and if you select the Hepsia hosting Control Panel during the order process, you will be able to make use of Node.js at no extra fee, as this event-driven platform is built into our custom-built tool. Since our dedicated servers are very powerful, you will get excellent performance even if you run plenty of Node.js instances at the same time. The setup requires several clicks of the mouse and Hepsia’s GUI will make it extremely easy for you to set up a new instance even if you have little or no previous experience. Entering the .js file path and selecting a shared or a dedicated IP will be everything that you’ll need to do yourself and once our system has allocated a port to access the .js file, you’ll be all set. Any of the Node.js instances that you have created can be restarted or discontinued independently and you will be given access to an exhaustive output log for each of the apps that use Node.js.

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