But what happens when you need to access some low-level native method and there's a C, C++, Go, or maybe even Rust package, but nothing on npm?
Don't panic! It's 2022 and it's actually really fun (yes, I said "fun") to build Native addons for Node.js.
Bonus: We'll also take a look at WebAssembly and the future of the Web platform.
Vladimir (Vlad) is a Staff engineer at Datadog. He has been working on Application Security topics since 2016 at Sqreen then at Datadog. He also is a Node.js core collaborator and has focused on Node.js runtime instrumentation.
When he is not hacking, you might find him cooking or planning an upcoming raclette party.