Course info
August 12, 2016
1h 13m

Using, developers are able to configure sockets for sending and receiving messages using the browser. In this course, Building Real-time Applications with, you'll learn to build modern, real-time applications using the power of You'll start with an introduction to and some of the demo apps that will be used in the course. Next, you'll discover some of the basics of what is and how it's used within the Node.js framework. Finally, you'll build a chat application which will be able to send messages to all users, emit private messages, and you'll see how to set up private rooms. By the end of this course, you'll be prepared to tackle projects that can then deliver streaming data using simple event-driven methods.

About the author
About the author

Patrick Schroeder is a self­taught full­stack JavaScript developer. He enjoys working with Angular, Node.js, Mongodb, React.js, Firebase, and anything else JavaScript related. Patrick is passionate about teaching JavaScript.