This months discussion was lead by Barry (Baz) O’Mahony on some basic NodeJS tools to use in development and production.

A soup to nuts look at building a simple web application and supporting API using

  • Express 4
  • Swig
  • Mongoose
  • Mocha, Sinon and Chai

This will be a (mostly) live coding event, so heckling is encouraged. I will explain the reasoning for my architectural decisions. Please, please, please tell me when you don’t agree!

I’ll also be bringing pizza and there shall be beers after courtesy of Shutterstock.