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Introduction to node.js

"Node.js is a platform built on Chrome V8 javascript runtime engine for building fast and scalable, non-blocking, real-time and network applications. 
In this session I'll introduce you to node.js and developing large code bases using it.
We'll cover the following aspects:

 - What is node.js?
 - Apache vs. Nginx performance (One thread per connection vs. event loop) and what it has to do with node.js.
 - -Why node was written in Javascript?
 - Main tools and frameworks (Express, socket.io, mongoose etc.)
 - TDD/BDD with node.js using mocha and should.js"