Modulus

Transition to Joyent

Transition to Joyent

A couple of months ago we started offering the option to host your applications on Joyent as well as AWS. Since then Joyent has been a rock-solid partner and we've built a great relationship with their team. Starting at the end of this month we'll be switching the default provider from AWS to Joyent and slowly transitioning all projects over to their infrastructure.

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Node.js Project Lead

Node.js Project Lead

Over the last few months we’ve gotten to know TJ Fontaine, he’s a pretty rad dude…well he’s okay. Nah, he’s pretty great. See how confused we are about him? He’s a great guy with some amazing vision. We’ve enjoyed getting to know him so we thought you guys would love getting to know him. The below interview should help.

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OpenSSL CVE-2014-0224 Vulnerability Update

OpenSSL CVE-2014-0224 Vulnerability Update

A vulnerability in OpenSSL named CVE-2014-0224 has recently been exposed. The Modulus load balancers are not affected by this vulnerability. Customers with dedicated SSL terminators were affected but have all been updated to the latest version of OpenSSL which includes the patch for this flaw.

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Upcoming Change to Graceful Shutdowns

Upcoming Change to Graceful Shutdowns

About a year ago we released graceful shutdowns, which is a way for your application to know when something is about to happen to it - restart, stop, deploy, etc. Since then we've been compiling feedback and have come up with a slightly better approach. If you depend on this feature, please read carefully in case the changes affect your application.

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Modulus Acquired by Progress Software

Modulus Acquired by Progress Software

Just about 2 years ago Brandon, Richard, and myself started out at the Brandery building a platform to help companies and developers spend more time building products and less time managing servers. We've had great success so far and have had the opportunity to be part of a fun and rapidly growing Node.js community. Today, I'm excited to announce that we're joining Progress Software.

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Learning Express 4

Learning Express 4

Express is now at 4.0. The update comes with a bunch of goodies like an updated router and the removal of connect as a dependency.

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