This is a repost of my article from PicScouts engineering blog. Thanks guys for keeping it up! The original version may be found here: http://engineering.picscout.com/2012/07/why-you-should-consider-asynchronous.html In our days there is an increasing interest towards asynchronous technologies. This is particularly as a result of a huge success of Nginx and NodeJS. But there is also many people that still not getting what is this all about and what are the differences.. Read More