Pm2: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v5.3.1(about 1 month ago)

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PM2 is a production process manager for Node.js applications. It allows you to easily manage and monitor your Node.js processes in a production environment. PM2 provides features like automatic restarts, load balancing, log management, and process monitoring. It also supports zero-downtime deployments and can be used to scale your application across multiple instances.

Compared to other process managers like Forever or Nodemon, PM2 offers a more comprehensive set of features and is widely used in the Node.js community. It provides a user-friendly command-line interface and integrates well with popular deployment tools and platforms.

PM2 is actively maintained and regularly updated with new features and bug fixes. It is not marked as deprecated or legacy, and there are no specific recommendations to use different process managers.

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

Tags: node.jsprocess managerproductionmonitoringdeployment