Finding it hard to search for the best hosting platform for Node.js? We got you covered. Node.js is one of the most popular JavaScript runtime environment used by millions of developers worldwide. From its inception in 2009, it has grown in popularity, and now it is used by many businesses out there. Business and industry sector mainly use Node.js. Let’s explore the platform… 1: AWS The market-leading cloud platform is one of the best choices to host your modern applications. AWS got thousands of services to meet every requirement. You may either choose to provision a VM and install Node.js and relevant software or go with Elastic Beanstalk. It supports the following language. Node.js Python Ruby Go .Net Java and more… The advantage of[…]

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One of the frequently asked questions I receive is how to login to Google Cloud Linux VM on a custom port using gcloud. Google Cloud Platform (GCP) has multiple options to connect to the VM. If you’ve changed default SSH port from 22 to something else and trying to connect using thengcloud you got to use -ssh-flag parameter. Let’s see the command syntax. Login to VM with Custom SSH Port Using gcloud Login to Google Cloud Platform and go to VM instances under Computer Engine Click on drop-down next to SSH >> view gcloud command This will prompt you a small dialog box with command, something like below. gcloud compute -project “PROJECT_NAME” ssh -zone “us-central1-b” “instance-1” If you notice, custom SSH port is not defined in the command, and[…]

Not every application can be hosted on Linux, or not everyone likes or comfortable with it. There could be various reasons to use Windows servers instead of UNIX. Ex: Application compatibility Legacy application Windows-based application Jump server Just need to perform application or site testing What’s your requirement? The following are some of the best solutions to host the Windows application around the globe. 1: Google Cloud Platform Deploy the .NET application, SQL server, or anything on GCP. You can choose to host Windows 2012, 2016 and 2019. Pricing is based on size and resources like storage, a network you add, and you pay for what you use. No more annual or monthly lock-in. Google Cloud database centers are available in[…]