Node.js Amazon CloudFormation template

in Development The following CloudFormation template will allow you to easily launch Amazon EC2 instances running Node.js, without having to install and configure Node on EC2 every single time.

What is a client-side app and why should I care?

in Development For years, we have been developing websites and applications that run on the server, using the language of our choice. A client-side app, lets you move to the next level and further decouple the presentation of data and business logic from the server to the client, and more.

The full Javascript stack for beginners

in Development Learn how to create single-page Javascript apps using the MVC design pattern with Backbone.js, and how to develop cloud-based APIs for your apps with Node.js and MongoDB on Amazon EC2.

How to install & setup Node.js on Amazon EC2 – complete guide

in Development Confused about all these Amazon AWS products? Don't know where to begin and how to start working with Node.js in the cloud? This step-by-step guide will help you setup a new Amazon AWS EC2 instance and install Node.js with NPM.

From LAMP to the new full-JS web stack with Node.js, MongoDB, jQuery, Backbone.js and other cool stuff

in Development Since 1999 I have been developing my websites on the LAMP stack, and it has served me well. Recently, I switched to a full JS stack, using Node.js, MongoDB, jQuery and Backbone.js for a new project of mine. Here's how it happened.