Pro Node.js for Developers provides a comprehensive guide to this exciting new technology. We introduce you to Node – what it is, why it matters and how to set it up – before diving deeply into the key concepts and APIs that underpin its operation.
Once you’ve mastered these skills we’ll go further, teaching you more advanced software engineering skills that will give your code a professional edge. You’ll learn how to create easily reusable modules that will save you time through code reuse, to log and debug your applications quickly and effectively and to write code that will scale easily and reliably as the demand for your application grows.
What you’ll learn
- Install, configure and deploy Node.js apps effectively
- Understand the Node.js asynchronous programming model in detail
- Create both web and network-based Node.js applications with ease
- Learn to work effectively with varied data sources and file types
- Discover advanced software engineering concepts that will will save you time and promote code reuse