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???
6:30pm: Pizza, beer, networking
Hope you all can make it out to this great talk. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out.