This API is useful to generate threads for parallel executions.
Note that it includes a synchronous method to load scripts: importScripts()
We are looking for representatives of this HTML5 API to discuss of potentially needed updates to consider server-side implementations
Node.js provide a different API called cluster:
A third party module with the W3C API exists: node-worker
An adapted version is available:
Worker and SharedWorker are implemented as is:
It also implement a variant called SystemWorker to launch external processes with a compatible API: