Node plays a critical role in the technology stack of many high-profile companies who depend on its unique benefits. Here are what a few of them have to say:

backbeam

Our entire software stack is built in Node. The key benefits for us are: great performance, fast development and a huge flexibility to do both high level and low level functionality.
Alberto Gimeno
CEO

voxer

Node puts the magic in the right places. We write our application, and node delivers JSON over HTTP.
Matt Ranney
CTO

inspirationlabs

Coming from the PHP world we have begun switching to Node two years ago. Today we are building our whole application stack with it. We develop business analytics, realtime applications and content management solutions with Node.
Dominic Böttger
Software Engineer

whentomanage

The enthusiastic developer community and the ability to provide async events with simple horizontal scalability is the reason we chose Node to power our WhenToManage Peach PaaS offering.
Rob Raux
Lead Engineer

uber

Node has allowed us to build a global, real-time logistics system without having to think twice about locking or concurrency issues.
Curtis Chambers
Engineering Manager

asti

Node.js enables zero-to-hero prototyping to quickly bring ideas to life, while still being robust enough for no-nonsense military installations. Node powers our internal and external APIs and manages our scalable real-time voice communication platforms.
Ross Kukulinski
Director of Product Development

omniti

We've used Node.js for client projects including building web services for geo-location data and creating the back-end infrastructure for a large mobile deployment. It worked so well we re-wrote our own website with it.
Robert Treat
COO

shopetti

Node holds our entire back-end, providing an elastic scalable cluster of servers to support our web front-end and provides a REST API for our partners. Node completes our are all JavaScript/JSON cross platforms stack, Web, Mobile, Extension and Node, allowing our development team maximum agility and portability.
Guy Korland
CTO

red-badger

Node is clean and fast. Especially good for I/O, which was extremely powerful when building JLT's enterprise-scale collaboration platform (with interfaces to everything) and a pilot for the new BBC Home Page.
Stuart Harris
Co-Founder

zingproject

We use Node.js to power the back-end of our real-time collaboration software. Between its superb scalability and performance, Node is the only logical choice for our current and future applications.
Pete Fredricks
Co-Founder, CEO

spanishdict

Node.js has revolutionized our backend APIs. We now can serve tens of millions of global language learners every year with near real-time Spanish-English translations.
Chris
CEO

fidelizoo

Our backend API has been completely developed with Node.js providing us a great performance when our users access from their mobile devices. It's fast, scalable and with an active community supporting it.
Raúl Novoa
Co-Founder/CTO

linkedin

On the server side, our entire mobile software stack is completely built in Node. One reason was scale. The second is Node showed us huge performance gains.
Kiran Prasad
Director of Engineering, Mobile

storify

Node allows our team to speak one language throughout the stack: JavaScript. We can use Chrome Inspector to inspect both our frontend and backend code. Magical.
Xavier Damman
Cofounder/CEO

dowjones

The simple truth is Node has reinvented the way we create websites. Developers build critical functionality in days, not weeks.
Michael Yormark
WSJD Product Operations

wsd-europe

Node.js helps us to see web sites from different point of view. We wrote our own framework for Node.js and we use it in web design & development process to build web sites and online shops.
Peter Sirka
Senior Web Developer, WSD | Technology & Solutions

nodejitsu

Node.js allows us to easily orchestrate thousands of servers in our cloud and yours. The simple non-blocking network programming model allows us to work with sockets and network traffic with a lower server footprint than anything else available today.
Charlie Robbins
CEO

localresponse

Node lets us easily build efficient, high-throughput systems that scale. It's a beautiful solution that renders a whole class of problems "formerly hard".
Seth Purcell
VP, Engineering

jaleoo

All our APIs on the server side are built in Node, looking for performance and scalability. It allows us to execute many independent requests from our mobile apps in cheap / low level servers.
Israel Cardenas
CTO

ebay

Node’s evented I/O model freed us from worrying about locking and concurrency issues that are common with multithreaded async I/O.
Subbu Allamarju
Principal Member, Technical Staff

twelephone

Node has allowed us to build an HTML5 WebRTC-powered Skype alternative which includes the following realtime capabilities: presence, instant messaging, and high definition voice and video communications.
Chris Matthieu
Founder & CEO

cloud9

Node.js allows us to build our real-time cloud IDE with a single language front to back. It makes life easier for both us and our users to write, run, and debug code, anywhere, anytime.
Rik Arends
CTO

yahoo

Node.js is the execution core of Manhattan. Allowing developers to build one code base using one language – that is the nirvana for developers.
Renaud Waldura
Sr. Product Manager, Cocktail

skookumdigitalworks

Node.js combines the strengths of other server-side languages into a single compelling package. It's accessible like PHP, concise like Ruby, Microsoft-friendly like .NET, and modular like Java.
Hunter Loftis
Director of Technology

surespot

Node allows the use of coffeescript on both client and server- an added benefit to the elegance and simplicity of the non-blocking programming model, all while keeping our server costs low.
Adam Patacchiola
CTO of surespot

nytimes

A news organization must be responsive, both to its readers and to a fast-paced flow of information. Node provides a level of flexibility we haven't found anywhere else — and enables us to deliver performant apps that can be easily adjusted.
Trevor Landau
Software Engineer, Mobile Web

doctape

We leverage Node.js for almost everything. From handling API requests, streaming files, parsing emails, sending push-notifications and last but not least: converting images, music-files, videos and office documents to provide our users with software-less file consumption.
Sascha Reuter
CEO

recruitics

Node allowed us to rapidly develop and deploy a low latency horizontally scalable solution in record time. We look forward to continuing to leverage node in key parts of our systems as we continue to re-invent the recruiting world.
Gus Spathis
CTO

madglory

We specialize in building custom service platforms and web applications that scale to tens of millions of users. The ability to use a single language on both front-end and back-end, the great tooling support, the thriving module ecosystem, and the evented programming model make Node our go-to tool for anything that requires massive scale. The best part? The community is wonderfully supportive and shares a common interest in moving the web forward.
Brian Corrigan
CEO

strongloop

Node.js is what our customers use to build enterprise-connected backends to mobile applications. The event-driven model and JavaScript for services orchestration makes mobile APIs simple and easy to create.
Albert Tsang
Co-Founder, CTO

kwiqly

Node.js bridges the gap beween rock solid technologies (e.g. LaTex, R, ...) and state of the art web application development. All our software products are based on Node.
Andreas Mueller
CTO

microsoft

Node gives Azure users the first end-to-end JavaScript experience for the development of a whole new class of real-time applications.
Claudio Caldato
Principal Program Manager, Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc.

transloadit

Node.js allows us to execute our many independent background processes in a non-blocking way. This is essential to make file uploading and encoding the way we do it a great user experience.
Tim Koschuetzki
Co-Founder

thenodefirm

Node.js excels at providing a modern programming platform that's low-level enough to be able to write the high performance and cost effective systems our customers need and with a flexible, expressive, and extensible API that developers love.
Daniel Shaw
CEO

caliper

Node is a critical piece of our infrastructure. By handling millions of traces and thousands of connections with Node, we can focus on building a great service.
Kalvir Sandhu
Co-founder and CTO

iriscouch

Node.js is not magic. It is better than magic: a useful tool, making useful trade-offs. We've come to delight in and depend on its laid-back enthusiastic style.
Jason Smith
Technologist

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