Web Node Build - Task runner orchestrator


A Task runner (orchestrator) is a build tool that permits to run all kind of task (generally build operations) in serie or parallel.

Task Runner vs Bundler

A task runner works on a stream of file selected from the file system while a bundler will work on files selected from the dependency graph.

As they don't work on a dependency graph, they don't support dependency graph related task such as:

They can still perform most of the build operations such as transpiling, minification, bundling.


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