Engine Yard, Microsoft Launch Node.js Offerings
As the use of the Node.js development environment continues to grow amongst developers, companies such as Microsoft and Engine yard are moving in with support.Node.js continues to catch on with developers and vendors alike, as recently both Microsoft and Engine Yard announced support for the platform. In a recent blog post, Dr. Nic Williams, vice president of engineering at Engine Yard, said the company has added support for Node.js to its existing support for Ruby on Rails and PHP applications that run on the Engine Yard cloud.
"This accomplishment is the result of a great collaboration with Joyent and its team of developers. With the dedicated team of Igor Zinkovsky, Bert Belder and Ben Noordhuis under the leadership of Ryan Dahl, we were able to implement all the features that let Node.js run natively on Windows."