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wesbos / async-await.js
Created February 22, 2017 14:02
Simple Async/Await Example
// 🔥 Node 7.6 has async/await! Here is a quick run down on how async/await works
const axios = require('axios'); // promised based requests - like fetch()
function getCoffee() {
return new Promise(resolve => {
setTimeout(() => resolve('☕'), 2000); // it takes 2 seconds to make coffee
KyleAMathews /
Last active May 13, 2022 00:49
Using Kafka and a Samza-like node.js architecture


I'm still very new to Kafka, eventsourcing, stream processing, etc. I'm in the middle of building my first production system with this stuff and am writing this at the request of a few folks on Twitter. So if you do have experience, please do me and anyone else reading this a favor by pointing out things I get wrong :)