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Node.js Addon Development Made Easy with Nad - Thorsten Lorenz


Node.js Addon Development Made Easy with Nad - Thorsten Lorenz

Node.js Addon Development Made Easy with Nad - Thorsten Lorenz. For more tech talks and to network with other engineers, check out our site https://www.hakkalabs.co/logs See the full post here: http://www.hakkalabs.co/articles/node-js-addon-development-made-easy-nad Node.js addons are a powerful feature that gives us the ability to drop down to low level C or C++ for performance and to leverage existing libraries. Thorsten Lorenz, Senior Software Engineer at NodeSource, gives a rundown on the basics of addons and how they work. He then gives a demo of nad, a node addon developer tool he built that shows that with the proper tooling, developing addons is easy and useful.