Node vs Angular.js: A Detailed Comparison

What is Node.js?

  • Open Source: Node.js is free of cost and open-source for anyone to download and use.
  • Enhanced Performance: Node.js developers are free to perform non-blocking operations, which boost the performance of web applications.
  • Unit Testing: Node.js has a significant unit testing called Jasmine with which developers can test written code without much effort.
  • Scalability: You can scale Node.js application both horizontally and vertically, which aids in improvising the performance.

What is Angular.js?

  • MVC (Model-View-Controller) framework: Angular is integrated with easy-to-use and dynamic MVC framework, which makes it easier for Angular developers to build a client-side web application.
  • Plain-Old-Javascript-Objects model: Plain-Old-Javascript-Objects are highly self-sufficient if we consider functionality. POJO model easily offers well-organized logics and objects.
  • Model-View-Whatever architecture: Angular also comprises of MVW architecture, which remodels and manipulates DOM to update behavior and data.
  • Easy-to-use: Angular has also got the benefit of easily decoupling the DOM manipulation from a logic app, which further makes it easy to use the Javascript framework.

Difference Between Node.js and Angular.js



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