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Node.js for beginners - Why so Asynchronous???

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Speaker:

Ryan Ciecalone is a Developer who is passionate about Full Stack JavaScript Web Development. He works at Polaris Alpha in Colorado Springs. Connect with him on Twitter @RyanCiecalone.

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Talk:

Node.js for beginners - Why so Asynchronous???.

This talk will help you get started with Node.js. It's fast and scalable. It's great for APIs, andit has a popular package manager, NPM. We'll go over when to use Node.js and then take a look at its strengths and weaknesses. We'll demo some code samples and start a server with Node. You'll get a look at what framework to use, be it something like Express or Koa, and learn about middleware. You'll also get a list of where to go to get started with Node.js. If you've been curious about Node.js but haven't taken the leap, come and find out - Why so Asynchronous???

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Schedule:

6:30pm: Pizza, beer, networking
7:00pm: Talk
7:45pm: Questions

Hope you all can make it out to this great talk. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out.