Edge Module

Node JS

Run fully-featured JavaScript at the edge.

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In addition to lightweight code options, Section supports richer JS at the edge through a completely containerized Node JS module.

As an asynchronous event-driven JavaScript runtime, Node is designed to build scalable network applications. In Node, many connections can be handled concurrently. Upon each connection, the callback is fired, but if there is no work to be done, Node will sleep.

HTTP is a first-class citizen in Node, designed with streaming and low latency in mind. This makes Node well-suited for the foundation of a web library or framework.

Leverage the Node JS module on Section to run custom edge workloads.

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The Section platform was designed with the full developer cycle in mind. Clone your environment locally, and configure and test changes before pushing to production.

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Section requires just a simple DNS change to send traffic through our global network, and Node JS can be added to your stack in just 5 minutes.

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Section is built to be highly scalable, keeping your web application fast and secure at any traffic level.

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Run Node JS anywhere along the edge compute continuum to fit your application’s needs.

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Work with our team to deploy your custom JS application at the Edge on Section's platform.