Tests and thoughts on asynchronous IO vs. multithreading

May 13th, 2013 2 Comments
Asynchronous I/O has been present in the .Net Framework from version 1.0, through the Begin/End methods, but it’s only in the recent years when it became a popular topic. There were probably two main reasons for that. One of them was the raise in popularity of node.js which has continuously advertised the event-driven, non-blocking IO … Continue reading