July 8, 2020 in Blog, OpenJS World

OpenJS World Keynote Series: Anil Dash, CEO at Glitch, “We Don’t Code Alone”

During the OpenJS Foundation global conference, OpenJS World, we heard from many inspiring leaders. In this keynote series, we will highlight the key points from the keynote videos.  Anil Dash,…
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July 7, 2020 in Blog, Fastify, Project Update

Project News: Fastify ships v3

Fastify, an incubation project at the OpenJS Foundation, has just released it’s latest version, Fastify v3.  Fastify is the fast, open source Node.js web framework that focuses on low-performance overhead,…
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July 1, 2020 in Blog, Standards

Introducing the Standards Working Group

This post was written by the OpenJS Foundation Standards Working Group. The OpenJS Foundation helps critical open source projects succeed by leveraging skills from lots of people. In addition to…
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June 30, 2020 in Blog, Event, OpenJS World

OpenJS World Day Two Highlights

Day two of OpenJS World followed suit with day one and included so many wonderful keynotes and sessions. We know nothing beats an in-person event, but this came pretty close!…
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June 26, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Event, OpenJS World

Linux Foundation interview with NASA Astronaut Christina Koch

Jason Perlow, Editorial Director at the Linux Foundation, had a chance to speak with NASA astronaut Christina Koch. This year, she completed a record-breaking 328 days at the International Space…
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June 23, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Event, OpenJS World, Project Updates

OpenJS World Day One Highlights

Today was the first day of OpenJS World, the OpenJS Foundation’s virtual, global event bringing together the JavaScript and web development community. Today was filled with incredible talks and keynotes…
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June 22, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Event, Node.js, OpenJS World

OpenJS World – Featured Profile – Beth Griggs

Since 2016, Beth Griggs has been working as an Open Source Engineer at IBM where she focuses on the Node.js runtime. Node.js is an impact project in the OpenJS Foundation.…
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June 15, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Certification

Node.js Certifications update: Node.js 10 to Node.js 12

The OpenJS Node.js Application Developer (JSNAD) and the OpenJS Node.js Services Developer (JSNSD) Exams will be updated from Node.js version 10, which is now in maintenance, to Node.js version 12,…
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June 11, 2020 in Announcement, Blog

OpenJS Foundation welcomes two new board members from Google and Joyent

The OpenJS Foundation family is growing! We are happy to welcome two new members to the Board: Sonal Bhoraniya from Google and Sean Johnson from Joyent to its Board of…
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June 11, 2020 in Announcement, Blog

OpenJS Foundation Joins Open Source Initiative as Newest Affiliate Member

Membership emphasizes growing outreach and engagement with broader software and technology communities. PALO ALTO, Calif., June 11, 2020 -- The Open Source Initiative® (OSI), the international authority in open source…
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June 10, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Mocha

Project Update: Testing in parallel with Mocha v8.0.0

Use parallel mode to achieve significant speedups for large test suites This blog was written by Christopher Hiller and was originally posted on the IBM Developer Blog. Mocha is a…
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June 1, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Dojo

Dojo turns 16, New Dojo 7 Delivers Suite of Reactive Material Widgets

Dojo, an OpenJS Foundation Impact Project, just hit a new milestone. Dojo 7 is a progressive framework for modern web applications built with TypeScript. That means Dojo is an essential…
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May 27, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, ESLint, member blog, Node.js

How The Weather Company uses Node.js in production

Using Node.js improved site speed, performance, and scalability This piece was written by By Noel Madali and originally appeared on the IBM Developer Blog. IBM is a member of the…
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May 26, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Office Hours

Introducing OpenJS Foundation Open Office Hours

This piece was written by Joe Sepi, OpenJS Foundation Cross Project Council Chair Kai Cataldo from ESlint during a recent Office Hours. Earlier this year, to help our community better…
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May 22, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Electron, Project Update

Project News: Electron, releases a new version

Congrats to the Electron team on their latest version release, Electron 9.0! It includes upgrades to Chromium 83, V8 8.3, and Node.js 12.14. They've added several new API integrations for their spellchecker feature,…
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May 21, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Certification, Node.js

New Node.js Training Course Supports Developers in their Certification, Technical and Career Goals

Last October, the OpenJS Foundation in partnership with The Linux Foundation, released two Node.js certification exams to better support Node.js developers through showcasing their skills in the JavaScript framework. Today,…
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May 13, 2020 in AMA, Blog, Node-RED

Node-RED Creators AMA Recap

The creators of Node-RED recently gave an informative Ask Me Anything (AMA) which you can watch below. Node-RED is a Growth Project at the OpenJS Foundation. Speakers include Nick O’Leary…
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May 11, 2020 in Blog, In The News, Node.js

What’s New With Node? Interview With Bethany Griggs, Node.js Technical Steering Committee

Bethany Griggs In a recent interview with DZone, Bethany Griggs, Node.js Technical Steering Committee member and Open-source Engineer at IBM gave some insight into the recent Node.js v14 release as…
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May 8, 2020 in Blog, ESLint, Project Update

Project News: What’s new in ESLint v7.0.0

ESLint is an open source JavaScript linting utility and an At-Large project at the OpenJS Foundation.  Congrats to the ESLint team on their most recent release, v7.0.0! This new release…
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April 30, 2020 in Blog, Certification, Node.js

Testing My Knowledge with OpenJS Certification, an interview with Daijiro Wachi

"Unlearning and Repetition"An Interview with Daijiro Wachi, Node.js Core CollaboratorDaijiro is a Node.js Core Collaborator and can be found @watilde on Twitter. Along with Node, he contributes to other repositories…
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April 28, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, OpenJS World

OpenJS World Announces Full Schedule

Join the open source JavaScript community at OpenJS Foundation’s free virtual global conference The OpenJS Foundation is excited to announce the full schedule of keynote speakers, sessions and workshops for…
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April 21, 2020 in Blog, Node.js, Project Update

Project Update: Node.js version 14 available now

This blog was written by Michael Dawson and Bethany Griggs, with additional contributions from the Node.js Community Committee and the Node.js Technical Steering Committee. This post initially appeared on the…
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April 16, 2020 in Blog, Node.js

Maintainers Should Consider Following Node.js’ Release Schedule

This blog was written by Benjamin Coe. Ben works on the open-source libraries yargs, nyc, and c8, and is a core collaborator on Node.js. He works on the client libraries…
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April 14, 2020 in Blog, Certification, Node.js

You Told Us: OpenJS Node Certification helps you stand out

The Node.js industry is mature and there is more demand for Node skills than there are qualified developers. OpenJS Node certifications create new opportunities for developers, and are an excellent…
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April 9, 2020 in Blog

The OpenJS Foundation turns one

We’ve just crossed the one year anniversary since the Node.js and JS Foundations were merged last March to create the OpenJS Foundation. So many folks pulled together to bootstrap OpenJS…
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April 7, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Certification, Node.js

30% off Node.js Certifications through April 30th

A Node.js Certification is a great way to showcase your abilities in the job market, and allow companies to find top developer talent -- and now these exams are 30%. In…
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April 6, 2020 in AMA, Blog, Node.js

AMA Recap from the Node.js Technical Steering Committee

Members of the Technical Steering Committee (TSC) for Node.js gave an informative AMA, which you can watch below. Speakers include Michael Dawson (@mhdawson1), Matteo Collina (@matteocollina), Gireesh Punathil (@gireeshpunam), Gabriel…
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April 3, 2020 in Blog, Node.js, Node+JS Interactive, tutorial

Node.js in a Kubernetes world

7 basic tasks Node.js developers need to understand about Kubernetes This post was written by Michael Dawson, OpenJS Foundation Board Member and Node.js community lead at IBM. This first appeared…
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March 31, 2020 in Appium, Blog, tutorial

Controlling Appium via raw HTTP requests with curl

This post originally appeared in Appium::Pro, Appium's newsletter. Appium, a hosted Project at the OpenJS Foundation, is an open-source platform that enables automated testing of mobile and desktop apps on…
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March 26, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Project Updates, WebdriverIO

Project News: WebdriverIO ships v6

Kudos to the WebdriverIO team for their recent v 6 release. Webdriver, a hosted project at the OpenJS Foundation, is a Next-gen browser automation test framework for Node.js. Big updates include:Drop…
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March 25, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Certification, Node.js

30% off Node.js Certifications through April 7

A Node.js Certification is a great way to showcase your abilities in the job market, and allow companies to find top developer talent -- and now these exams are 30%. In…
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March 24, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Node-RED, tutorial

Tutorial: Use The Weather Company’s APIs to build a Node-RED weather dashboard

Build a hyper-local weather dashboard This blog post was written by John Walicki, CTO for Edge/IoT Advocacy in the Developer Ecosystem Group of IBM Cognitive Applications Group and originally published…
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March 17, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, OpenJS World

OpenJS World and the COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus situation

As we all are entering unprecedented and uncertain times, we wanted to provide as much information and guidance pertaining to OpenJS World and the OpenJS Collaborator Summit scheduled for June…
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March 16, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, In The News

OpenJS Foundation congratulates GitHub and npm

The stability and security of an open source package management public registry for JavaScript developers has been a constant theme that I hear from communities across the OpenJS Foundation. Today,…
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March 10, 2020 in Blog, Certification, Event, Node.js, Node+JS Interactive

Behind the Scenes on New Professional Node Certification from OpenJS

David Clements (@davidmarkclem), Principal Architect of NearForm, and Adrian Estrada, (@edsadr), VP of NodeSource, gave a comprehensive overview of the new Node.js certifications at Node + JS Interactive, and we…
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March 6, 2020 in AMA, Announcement, Blog, Project Update

webhint AMA Replay: Best practices for the web and other useful stuff

The OpenJS Foundation recently hosted its monthly Ask Me Anything with folks from the webhint team. webhint, a hosted project at the Foundation, is a customizable linting tool that helps…
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March 3, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Event, OpenJS World

OpenJS World Diversity Scholarship Open Now!

Education and collaboration are vital to the future of the open source JavaScript community, and it is a top priority that everyone that wants to participate feels welcome to do…
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February 24, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Event, OpenJS World

Register today for OpenJS World and OpenJS Foundation Collaborator Summit

Registration for OpenJS World is open now! OpenJS World, formerly Node+JS Interactive, is the OpenJS Foundation’s annual global event that brings the broad JavaScript community together to collaborate face-to-face, network,…
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February 20, 2020 in Announcement, Blog

Node.js Command Line Interface Applications Best Practices: A Guide

Blog Contributed by Liran Tal, Developer Advocate at Snyk and Node.js Security Working Group MemberI recently started a collection of curated best practices on how to build successful, empathic and…
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February 13, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Event

Node + JS Interactive Highlight – Women Pioneers in Colombia

Node + JS Interactive 2019 was held December 11-12, 2019, in Montreal and featured an amazing array of communities and individuals involved in JavaScript development. The OpenJS works to facilitate…
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February 6, 2020 in AMA, Announcement, Blog, Project Update

Ask Me Anything Replay with jQuery

This month’s AMA featured maintainers from the jQuery project. Jory Burson, OpenJS Foundation Community Manager, moderated the discussion with Dave Methvin and Timmy Willison. Dave Methvin has been a contributor…
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February 5, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Project Update

OpenJS Foundation Incubating Project, Electron, releases a new version

Congrats to the Electron team on their latest version release, Electron 8.0! This new release includes upgrades to Chromium 80, V8 8.0, and Node.js 12.13.0. Read about all the details on the Electron…
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January 28, 2020 in Announcement, Blog, Event, OpenJS World

Introducing OpenJS World!

The OpenJS Foundation is excited to announce the new name of our global conference: OpenJS World! While onsite in Montreal at our most recent global conference, the OpenJS Foundation Marketing…
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January 24, 2020 in Blog, Node+JS Interactive, Project Update

Behind the scenes at Node+JS Interactive: Incubating project Fastify

While onsite at Node+JS Interactive, Matteo Collina, a lead maintainer on Fastify, gave an overview of what's happening with the project. Check out the video here: https://youtu.be/3nvn58FlMh8
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January 13, 2020 in AMA, Announcement, Blog, Node.js

AMA Replay: Node.js Modules

Happy New Year! What better way to kick off 2020 than with an in-depth conversation with the Node.js Modules team. In the first Ask Me Anything of the new year,…
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December 26, 2019 in Announcement, Blog, Node+JS Interactive

OpenJS Foundation Year in Review

While only 10 months old, The OpenJS Foundation has had quite an exciting year, from merging two legacy foundations to bringing on new leadership, to accepting some fantastic new incubating…
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December 17, 2019 in Blog, Event, Node+JS Interactive

Node+JS Interactive Day Two Recap

Node+JS Interactive Day TwoDay two of Node+JS Interactive was filled with incredible talks and break out sessions, workshops on certifications and keynotes highlighting new projects and key research and trends…
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December 11, 2019 in Blog, Event, Node+JS Interactive

Node+JS Interactive Day One Recap

Day one at Node+JS Interactive has come to a close and was jam-packed! Today, more than 500 OpenJS Foundation Community members convened at the Montreal Convention Center. We had thought-provoking…
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December 11, 2019 in Blog, Event, In The News, Node+JS Interactive, Project Update

Electron joins the OpenJS Foundation

The popular web framework for building desktop apps plays an important role in the adoption and development of JavaScript. MONTREAL- December 11, 2019 - The OpenJS Foundation today announced the…
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December 3, 2019 in Blog, Event, Node+JS Interactive

Google at Node+JS Interactive 2019

Google Cloud is extremely excited about our fourth annual sponsorship of the Node+JS Interactive Conference. 2019 marks our largest engagement yet and we have a big group of Googlers who…
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November 21, 2019 in Blog

OpenJS Foundation Member Snyk publishes State of JavaScript frameworks security report

Snyk, a silver member of the Foundation and an organization working to make open source more secure, has recently published it’s 2019 State of the JavaScript frameworks security report. From…
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November 20, 2019 in Blog, Project Update

Web Framework Fastify Joins OpenJS Foundation as an Incubating Project

Fastify is an open source web framework for Node.js focused on providing one of the best developer experiences with the least overhead and a powerful plugin architecture. They are joining…
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November 18, 2019 in Blog, Event

Robin Ginn and OpenJS Foundation at Open Source Summit Europe

At the end of October, the Linux Foundation hosted Open Source Summit + Embedded Linux Conference Europe in Lyon, France. The OpenJS Foundation was front and center, as Robin Ginn, OpenJS…
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November 14, 2019 in AMA, Blog

AMA Replay: Node.js Community Committee

Representatives from the Node.js Community Committee recently sat down with the OpenJS Foundation to discuss the CommComm, the roles it plays within the Node.js community and ways to get involved. Manil…
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October 24, 2019 in AMA, Blog

AMA Replay: HTTP, Streams

The OpenJS Foundation recently started a new AMA initiative where we sit down with experts on certain topics and get community questions answered. For our first AMA, we sat down…
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October 23, 2019 in Announcement, Blog, Certification

OpenJS Certification Program: Pricing Feedback

By Robin Ginn, Executive Director at the OpenJS Foundation Since launching our Node.js professional certification program yesterday, we’ve received feedback and concerns around the pricing of these exams. As a…
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October 22, 2019 in Announcement, Blog, Certification

OpenJS Foundation launches new professional certification program to support the future of Node.js development

The certifications focus on critical skills that Node.js developers need to build Node.js applications and services in professional environments; Certification is valid for three years with a renewal option San…
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October 10, 2019 in Announcement, Blog, Project Update

OpenJS Foundation welcomes AMP project to help improve user experience on the web

AMP enters the open source foundation to broaden open governance, drive diverse, cross-industry adoption and continue improving the web for all. NEW YORK-- October 10, 2019 -- The OpenJS Foundation,…
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October 3, 2019 in Blog, Project Update

OpenJS Foundation welcomes first Incubating project: Node Version Manager (nvm)

If you build Node.js applications, you may end up needing to use different versions of Node. Fortunately, there is a convenient way to install and manage different versions thanks to…
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September 30, 2019 in Blog, Project Update

Project News: The webhint browser extension v1 release

Congrats to the webhint team on their v1 release! webhint, a linting tool for the web focused on best practices and flexibility for the end user, is a Growth project…
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September 26, 2019 in Blog

Introducing OpenJS Foundation “Ask Me Anythings”

This October, the OpenJS Foundation, in collaboration with our hosted projects, is starting a brand new “Ask Me Anything” series where community members, developers, and other curious parties can get…
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September 25, 2019 in Blog

Making an Impact Through Developer Communities: Why I’m Joining the OpenJS Foundation

Mom: You’re leaving Microsoft for a nonprofit?! Me: Yes! It’s an amazing privilege and opportunity.  I’ve always taken great pride in working for Microsoft, and my family felt the same way. It’s…
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September 25, 2019 in Blog

Press Release: OpenJS Foundation Names Robin Ginn as Executive Director

Former Microsoft executive to take the helm of recently merged foundation to accelerate the next phase of JavaScript ecosystem growth SAN FRANCISCO--September 25, 2019 -- The OpenJS Foundation, providing vendor-neutral…
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August 27, 2019 in Blog

Diversity Scholarship Recipient talks Node+JS Interactive

OpenJS Foundation is excited and proud to offer the Node+JS Interactive Diversity Scholarship. The Node+JS diversity scholarship program provides support to those from traditionally underrepresented and/or marginalized groups in the…
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August 26, 2019 in Blog

Kris Borchers Joins the OpenJS Foundation Board as First Community Director

The OpenJS Foundation is pleased to welcome Kris Borchers as the board’s representative from the Cross Project Council (CPC).  Kris is an experienced leader and advisor who works to build…
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August 8, 2019 in Blog

A First Look at the Node+JS Interactive Schedule

The Node+JS Interactive schedule is live! Node+JS Interactive is an annual event that brings the wider Node.js and JavaScript communities together to collaborate face-to-face, network, and share their experiences deploying…
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August 6, 2019 in Blog

Vincit Joins the OpenJS Foundation as a Silver Member

Vincit, a 12-year-old global software development and design agency from Finland with US headquarters in Irvine, CA, has joined the OpenJS Foundation as a Silver Member.  Vincit builds custom web,…
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July 25, 2019 in Blog

Meet Joe Sepi: Inaugural Cross-Project Council Chair

With the merger of the Node.js Foundation and the JS Foundation complete and the newly formed OpenJS Foundation taking shape and coming into its own, there are many exciting things…
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July 16, 2019 in Blog

MDN Developer and Designer Needs Survey

Are you interested in providing your perspective on the needs of web developers and designers who write code using HTML, CSS and/or JavaScript across the world? If so, MDN Web…
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July 12, 2019 in Blog

OpenJS Foundation Welcomes Michael Dawson to the Board of Directors!

The OpenJS Board is delighted to welcome Michael Dawson to the Board of Directors as the Node.js Project Representative! Chosen by the Node.js Project, Michael brings a wealth of experience…
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June 25, 2019 in Blog

That’s a Wrap! Inaugural OpenJS Foundation Collab Summit Comes to a Close

The OpenJS Foundation recently held its first-ever OpenJS Collaborator Summit. Formerly known as Node.js Collaborator Summit, this was the first OpenJS wide Summit bringing together participants from across the foundation’s…
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