Introduction to Node.js :: Building Real Time Web Apps
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 10:00 AM - Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 5:00 PM (PDT)
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Node.js is one of the fastest growing platforms for building scalable web applications. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to get started using Node, its background and history, and the problems it seeks to address. You’ll also find out how asynchronous event-based development works with Node and write code together with your fellow students and instructors.
Day 1: Saturday, April 6th, 2013 : 10:00am - 5:00pm
Day 2: Sunday, April 7th, 2013 : 10:00am - 5:00pm
WORKSHOP KEY TAKEAWAYS:
- Demystifying Node: Find out the real pros and cons of using Node, why Node was created, and what problems it was designed to solve.
- The basics of building web applications using Node: Students will build their own real time web app using key Node modules and features.
- Setting up a MongoDB database: Students will learn the basics of working with document-based databases in Node.
- The Node ecosystem: How to connect with other Node programmers and utilize open-source modules.
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NodeLingo is a team of passionate instructors, focused on teaching cutting-edge web development. Our live workshops are hands-on and immersive. Our Product Driven Learning approach focuses on practical, real-world examples to help students quickly and confidently implement their knowledge.