Main topic (60 min): How to quickly and effectively leverage MongoDB in your Node.js apps. The session will include an orientation of Mongo's geospatial query support, and an introduction to Mongoose, an elegant object mapper that provides strong schema support.
Short presentations (30 min each):
• Ricardo Alcocer, Lead Developer Evangelist at Appcelerator, will talk about how you can develop and publish your Node.js applications to the cloud by leveraging Appcelerator's Node.ACS platform.
• Chris Chang, Developer Advocate at MongoLab, will demonstrate how easy it is to get up and running with MongoDB using their fully-managed cloud database service.
• Shubhra Kar, Director of Products & System Engineeering at StrongLoop, will demonstrate how easy it is expose REST APIs around data models with LoopBack.
Food and beverages graciously provided by our sponsor, StrongLoop. StrongLoop is a major contributor to Node.js and is the developer of StrongLoop Suite, a leading Mobile API tier. Learn more at: http://strongloop.com/
This meetup is part of the recurring Node Hackers at Hacker Dojo learning sessions held in Mountain View on the first Tuesday of each month. This meetup group is in the process of being merged with BayNode. Please RSVP again, even if you already did so at the original link (http://www.meetup.com/Node-Hackers-at-Hacker-Dojo/events/156236732/). Thank you!