Sails.js Essentials

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  • Find out to quick-start Sails.js and develop production-ready apps
  • Understand how to apply the MVC model of software development in Node.js using Sails.js
  • Discover how to write quality code using Sails.js
  • Integrate third-party APIs and databases such Mongo and MySQL in Sails.js
  • Get to know the advantages and importance of the MVC framework in software development

Sails.js makes it easy to build custom, enterprise-grade Node.js apps. It is designed to emulate the familiar MVC pattern of frameworks, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with a scalable, service-oriented architecture.

This book will provide practical examples to get you started with Sails.js and get you develop production-ready apps in no time. We will take you from a Node.js web server and single threading system to a general MVC architecture. You will then learn to develop applications that you might be already familiar with using Sails.js. Finally, we will show you how to create a chat app and a to-do application, and improve code quality using JSHINT and JSCS.

  • Gain expertise in building web apps with Sails.js
  • Develop apps such as real-time chat app and more in no time
  • Helps you understand how MVC framework works in Node.js and how to make it work for you
Page Count 108
Course Length 3 hours 14 minutes
ISBN 9781783554539
Date Of Publication 23 Feb 2016


Shahid Shaikh

Shahid Shaikh is an engineer, published author, and a blogger. He has written tons of tutorials on Node.js and various databases on his blog. He is a believer in open source and almost all his source code is on GitHub. He has also developed and launched a SaaS product called Spark to handle content sharing automation. Currently, he is building a next-generation email marketing tool called Hashmailer.