Book review

“Mastering Web App Development with Express” by Alexandru Vlăduțu. ISBN 978-1783981083. Node.js has a healthy ecosystem of web app frameworks, the popular ones would be Express, Koa, Sails and Meteor. I chose Express as its probably the most mature web framework for Node, my second choice would be Meteor which only recently hit the 1.0 […]

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The case for Node.js

REST web service development with the Apache/Java/Spring/Maven/Hibernate stack is quite complex as each layer brings its own configuration requirements. The resulting size of the monolithic web app archive also tends to be massive, most of it as a result of chains of jar dependencies. For small projects, you may end up writing more XML config […]

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