First line of code: 10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD” in Atari 65XE Basic at the age
of 9. Since then, for the next 23 years active as Pascal, C++, Java, Ruby,
development consultacy ReleasingForce GmbH & Co. KG. Currently – as founder of DevMeetings.pl - struggling to integrate the polish developers’ community and help the advanced developers improve their skills.
Frontend Developer, co-author of one of the first polish web-based games: Tanadu.
OOP-model, through performance tuning and architecture, to backend solutions
(Node.js), client/server communication (WebSockets) and development-process
framework: JS for mobile devices.
node.js + websockets workshop
Node.js is a great tool for building extremely fast and scalable web servers.
with: "complete server in a few lines of code" and it will not be only a marketing lie.
The workshop will present you the details of construction and operating principles in
Node.js in a case study: live coding backend implementation for web fighting game.
We will look at issues of concurrency in endless event loop with non-blocking I/O,
module system in Node.js called CommonJS, high performance Sinatra style REST
library named ExpressJS. We will also discuss about Socket.io a cross-browser
WebSocket for realtime apps and how to easy implement persistent layer with
modules for MySQL or MongoDB.
In conclusion we will present current trends and future of Node.js.
Participants of the DevMeeting @ GeeCON are asked to download and install:
then following packages using
npm install express
npm install socket.io
npm install mysql
npm install mongodb