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You’ll start by installing and running Node.js, understanding the extensions it uses, and quickly writing your first app. Next, building on the basics, you’ll write more capable application servers and extend them with today’s most powerful Node.js tools and modules. Finally, you’ll discover today’s best practices for testing, running Node.js code on production servers, and writing command-line utilities.
Throughout the book, author Marc Wandschneider teaches by walking the reader line-by-line through carefully crafted examples, demonstrating proven techniques for creating highly efficient applications and servers.
The second edition updates coverage of Node.js to reflect changes in the technology and how it is used in the three years since the first edition was published:
If you're a developer who wants to build server-side web applications with Node.js, Learning Node.js is your fatest route to success.
Part I: Learning to Walk
1. Getting Started
3. Asynchronous Programming
Part II: Learning to Run
4. Writing Simple Applications
6. Expanding Your Web Server
Part III: Writing Web Applications
7. Building Web Applications with Express
8. Databases I: NoSQL (MongoDB)
9. Databases II: SQL (MySQL)
Part IV: Getting the Most Out of Node.js
10. Deployment and Development I: Rolling Your Own
11. Deployment and Development II: Heroku and Azure
12. Command-Line Programming