Pm2: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v5.4.2(15 days ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are bundled with the npm packageNumber of direct dependencies: 29Monthly npm downloads

PM2 is a production process manager for Node.js applications that helps manage and keep applications online. It provides features like application monitoring, clustering, hot reloading, and zero-downtime reloads. PM2 also offers a built-in load balancer to distribute incoming traffic across multiple instances of the application, ensuring high availability and performance.

Compared to alternatives like Forever or Nodemon, PM2 stands out for its robust feature set and ease of use. It simplifies the deployment and management of Node.js applications in production environments, making it a popular choice among developers.

Alternatives:
forever+
nodemon+
supervisor+
pm2-windows-service+
systeminformation+
node-windows+
node-mac+
node-linux+
strong-pm+
pm2-logrotate+

Tags: node.jsprocess-managerproductionmonitoringload-balancer