Why MS likes node
- "But you're highjacking node!!"
- MS believes in JS renaissance
- Customers want it (!)
- This guy doesn't use powerpoint. Love it.
- OH: perhaps because it isn't Rails :p
- 'batteries included' - the MSFT way, strikes again
- Inside MSFT (azure has a win/mac/linux installer deployment tools, written in node??)
npm install azure
- corporate MSFT VP built a node app on Azure, on a mac...
- building a SQL Server driver
- shipping products with node inside
- node the first in an intended deeper relationship with FOSS platforms