PM2 Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to PM2

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Posts with mentions or reviews of PM2. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-06.
  • How to deploy Amplication app to DigitalOcean | 2021-10-06
  • Optimize Node.js performance with clustering | 2021-10-01
    If you don't want to use native cluster module, you can also try PM2 which is a process manager with built in load balancer.
  • Best Practices for Logging in Node.js | 2021-09-08
    When you encounter an uncaught exception or unhandled promise rejection, it is always considered good practice to crash the program. Use a process manager like PM2 to automatically restart the process and restore the program to a clean state.
  • Building a browser extension for PM2 | 2021-06-13
    Today I'm launching PM2 DevTools, a browser extension that allows you to manage PM2 processes and logs from your browser. This has been a fun side project for me, and while I realize the demographic for a tool like this is likely pretty narrow I'm still excited to show it off.
  • deploying node.js on digital ocean with pm2 | 2021-06-12
    Runtime Edition PM2 is a Production Process Manager for Node.js applications with a built-in Load Balancer. Start and Daemonize any application: $ pm2 start app.js Load Balance 4 instances of api.js: $ pm2 start api.js -i 4 Monitor in production: $ pm2 monitor Make pm2 auto-boot at server restart: $ pm2 startup To go further checkout: [PM2] Spawning PM2 daemon with pm2_home=/Users/ajcwebdev/.pm2 [PM2] PM2 Successfully daemonized File /Users/ajcwebdev/ajcwebdev-pm2/ecosystem.config.js generated
  • PM2 5.0 released with system monitoring embedded | 2021-06-07
  • PM2 Self Host Alternative
    Is there any alternative to pm2 that also has a dashboard to monitor the processes and doesn't have a free process limit?
  • Node server shutting down over night | 2021-04-27
    Try starting the app through pm2 instead. I haven't used AWS before but I run all my apps with PM2 on Digital Ocean and it works amazingly.
  • What is the best way to deploy an Express app on Ubuntu? | 2021-04-10
    PM2 handles all of this beautifully.
  • What is your current stack? | 2021-04-03
    If you have multiple workers, how do you orchestrate them? node cluster directly? pm2? Single worker per machine with external orchestration?
    pm2 is the most popular node pm.
  • 7 tips for a Node.js developer | 2021-02-08
    The answer to that question is a great tool called PM2 PM2 is a tool like nodemon which is intended to run your node app in production. Like Nodemon it will monitor your app for changes and redeploy them, but unlike Nodemon, if PM2 encounters a crash, it will restart your node.js app right away.
  • Optimizing CPU bound apps? | 2021-01-10
    If child_process.spawn or child_process.exec, or even maybe the cluster module isn’t enough to suit your needs, in NodeJS Design Patterns there’s a recommendation for pm2 to handle multi-CPU stuff, though I haven’t used it myself
  • How to make automated backups of your Ghost blog with node.js | 2021-01-02
    Use the pm2 module to run and monitor this service.


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