Node.js vs. Meteor vs. NestJS

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Description

What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Meteor?

A Meteor application is a mix of JavaScript that runs inside a client web browser, JavaScript that runs on the Meteor server inside a Node.js container, and all the supporting HTML fragments, CSS rules, and static assets.

What is NestJS?

Nest is a framework for building efficient, scalable Node.js server-side applications. It uses progressive JavaScript, is built with TypeScript (preserves compatibility with pure JavaScript) and combines elements of OOP (Object Oriented Programming), FP (Functional Programming), and FRP (Functional Reactive Programming). Under the hood, Nest makes use of Express, but also, provides compatibility with a wide range of other libraries, like e.g. Fastify, allowing for easy use of the myriad third-party plugins which are available.

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    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3546 companies on StackShare use Node.js
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    187 companies on StackShare use Meteor
    What companies use NestJS?
    6 companies on StackShare use NestJS

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
    What tools integrate with Meteor?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
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