Events such as the Rails Rumble have shown that it’s possible to finish software projects in two days that might take a corporate development team weeks or months in a normal project scenario.
Scott: What is the penetration of Node.js into the "enterprise"?
Tim: It depends on what you mean by "enterprise"?
Scott: Large, slow moving corporations.
The corporate environments are awful!
In corporate environments the product don't have to be good. Sometimes they don't even have to exist ... if you are a thoughtful developer, you are in the wrong place!
Fear leads to Risk,
Risk leads to Process,
Process leads to Hate
... and suffering and Gant-Charts.