Who’s this for:
Someone who’s heard about Node, possibly installed it, and wants to gain some hands on expertise.
What would an attendee walk away with:
Attendees will know how to setup a Node.JS project, including build scripts and fully automated testing. Get hands on with composing applications from self written modules and various NPM packages. Learn Node.JS fundamentals, including NPM tips and techniques. Get introduced to several current tech stack options.
• NPM, levels I & II
• Gulp, Grunt & Bower
• REST services with JSON
• TDD style testing with Mocha, Supertest & Chai
• Node.JS & the Event Loop
• Working with the core Node modules vs. NPM
• Web apps vs. CLI (e.g. Atom and Node Webkit JS)
• Four flavors of middleware:
- Hapi (dark)
- Sails.js (medium)
- Express (mild)
- RESTify (light)
Hands-on in this workshop:
What to bring:
Refreshments, coffee, and snacks will be provided. There will be a strict on the dot 45 minute lunch break.
Parking and Map of Venue
Here's a map below of the venue. There's very convenient parking near the corner of Hill and 5th avenue. It's right behind the alley and you'd enter through Hill St. driveway.
There are quite a few lots in the area but that's the most convenient.
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