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Node Web Development by David Herron

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Summary

We've learned a lot in this chapter, specifically:

  • That JavaScript has a life outside web browsers
  • The difference between asynchronous and blocking I/O
  • A look at Node
  • Node performance

Now that we've had this introduction to Node we're ready to dive in and start using it. In Chapter 2, Setting up Node we'll go over setting up a Node environment, so let's get started.

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