Developers, have you ever wanted to play with node.js? Are you curious about how to incorporate two-way communication into applications? Join popular experts Stacey Mulcahy and Rami Sayar to see how to do just that with node.js, one of the easiest and fastest ways to develop real-time apps on the web today, along with Visual Studio, Azure, and free open source technology. To introduce you to these topics, Stacey and Rami walk you through the creation of a chatroom application.
In this Jump Start training, the fourth in our Web Wednesdays series, see step-by-step demos and get practical tips and detailed explanations. By the end of the day, you know how to set up node.js on your Windows machine, develop a web front end with Express, deploy an Express app to Azure, use Socket.IO to add a real-time layer, and bring it all together. Be sure to bring your questions!