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Internet of Things Programming with JavaScript by Ruben Oliva Ramos

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Configuring Node.js on a computer as a web server

Node.js is an open-source, cross-platform runtime environment for developing server-side and networking applications. Node.js applications are written in JavaScript, and can be run within the Node.js runtime on OS X, Microsoft Windows, and Linux.

Node.js also provides a rich library of various JavaScript modules that simplify the development of web applications using Node.js to a great extent.

In the last section, we configured Node.js in Raspberry Pi Zero, now in this section we will do the same thing using a Windows operating system and configure our web server Node.js running on it.

The main purpose of this section is to explain how to control our Arduino boards from a web server running in the ...

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