While there have been quite a few attempts to get
(frequently just called Node) has been the first
environment that’s gained any traction. It’s now used by
companies such as Netflix, Uber and Paypal to power
their web apps. Node allows for blazingly fast
performance; thanks to its event loop model, common
tasks like network connection and database I/O can be
executed very quickly indeed.
From a beginner’s point of view, one of Node’s obvious
language that many developers are comfortable with. If
server-side applications with Node should not be too
much of a stretch for you.
In this book, we’ll offer a selection of nine different
practical projects that you can follow along with.