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Node.js Microservices Fundamentals

by James Millar

Are you looking to build robust, scalable microservices using Node.js? This course will teach you how to get set up and master the basics of Node and Express.js. You'll build a Node.js microservice, design APIs, and handle data using MongoDB.

What you'll learn

Node.js is the ideal language to build discreet microservices because it’s lightweight, multi-platform and has a great ecosystem. In this course, Node.JS Microservices Fundamentals, you'll learn to create robust backend services using Node.js. First, you'll explore setting up a development environment tailored for Node.js projects. Next, you'll discover the core principles of Node.js and the Express.js framework. Finally, you'll learn how to design and build APIs and integrate databases like MongoDB. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge of Node.js and Express.js needed to build scalable and efficient backend services.

About the author

James Millar is a freelance software development consultant based in Malmesbury, England who has worked for some of the world’s biggest brands. He started his career over a decade ago writing training materials for Microsoft and moved into industry to further develop his skills. Having worked for multiple industries including automotive and process automation has been fortunate enough to work on some major projects operating at global scale. He has a passion for back end services and infrastruct... more

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