Category: NodeJS

Test Drive Sails.js

We have been using Express.js for all our projects so far and there are have been no regrets. But it was time that we developed a Bolierplate template that consists of all the dependencies and repeated stuff like Session management, CSRF, File Uploads etc. that are often needed for every project. So we started working

Upgrading Node.js with NVM

Everytime there a new Node.js version is released you tend to Google “upgrade nodejs” go to the first link that pops up and follow the procedure there. Now thanks to Creationix, we have a much more cleaner way to do this. Presenting NVM — Node Version Manager. With NVM you can now upgrade and manage multiple

npm@5 Now Available

npm is now out with its latest version. Starting 31st May 2017 typing npm install npm@latest -g will install npm@5. The latest release is aimed at making it a faster client, as measured by benchmarking and profiling tools available to everyone; a much improved version of npm-shrinkwrap.json, npm’s lockfile. In particular, shrinkwrap was originally intended

Creating A Simple HTTP Server In node.js

node.js is still considered to be the new mischievous kid on the block. node.js is an event-driven JavaScript platform. It is a light-weight and efficient framework. Its efficiency in terms of speed and and high throughput has been derived due to its non-blocking (aka Asynchronous) I/O model. Along with many things Node.js can be used as

Nginx Configration For node.js

Nginx has become the most important player in web server’s. With very low footprint and easy virtual host configuration, Nginx is becoming more and more popular among Developers and System Admins. There is a lot of struggle when it comes to configure Nginx with Node.js. A Node.js app can be started on any free port