NodeStack online conference - Oct 17, 2012 - Free
“NodeStack” describes the combination of Node.js, MongoDB and SmartOS. A set of technologies growing in popularity for modern, real-time, web and mobile application development.
Node.js can be used successfully with many different databases and operating systems, but developers are discovering unique advantages of MongoDB and SmartOS when architecting solutions that require high agility, flexibility and performance.
A dip in the SPA or jump into Node?
Is better (economical) fluid experience pushing small updates from the server to client using nodejs?
Gmail and HotMail are two examples of this trend. Ward thinks SPA might be a fruitful architecture for line-of-business applications, apps that rely on local state and cached data for a responsive, fluid user experience. Many familiar desktop patterns and techniques apply here including MVVM, client-side validation, entity caching and change-sets. We’ll soak in some MVC 4, Web API, jQuery, KnockoutJs and Upshot on our trip to the SPA. Prepare to get wet!
Enterprise developers have to undergo serious brain rewiring, possibly with the help of electroshocks. This article shows how to replace old synchronous programming patterns with shiny new asynchronous programming patterns.
If you look at the community of Node devs,” said Prasad, “there are a lot of transplants from the Rails world.
How LinkedIn used Node.js and HTML5 to build a better, faster app.