Solved

Node and Express VS Web Services

Posted on 2013-06-10
3
247 Views
Last Modified: 2013-08-23
I am learning about using Nodes and Express to send and recieve data from the web server. However isnt Node just like web services? Do I need to learn both (Node and web services)?
0
Comment
Question by:pauledwardian
3 Comments
 
LVL 29

Expert Comment

by:Kumaraswamy R
ID: 39236815
0
 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
Sammy earned 500 total points
ID: 39289058
To answer your question,
Nodejs is framework not a web service, you can use Nodejs to create web services and many other things.
If you want to work strictly with Nodejs, you should only need to know how to create web services using Nodejs.
there are lots of how to's online to learn from (both Nodejs and Express)

When using Nodejs and Express, you will have to follow the MVC pattern, define routes, views and controllers.

Best of luck.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:pauledwardian
ID: 39433816
thanks!
0

Featured Post

Master Your Team's Linux and Cloud Stack

Come see why top tech companies like Mailchimp and Media Temple use Linux Academy to build their employee training programs.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Help with error in Query 2 31
Using data from certificate to re-create certificate programmatically 3 26
abstract class C# 1 31
asp Google Map 2 31
For those of you who don't follow the news, or just happen to live under rocks, Microsoft Research released a beta SDK (http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=27876) for the Xbox 360 Kinect. If you don't know what a Kinect is (http:…
Real-time is more about the business, not the technology. In day-to-day life, to make real-time decisions like buying or investing, business needs the latest information(e.g. Gold Rate/Stock Rate). Unlike traditional days, you need not wait for a fe…
Finds all prime numbers in a range requested and places them in a public primes() array. I've demostrated a template size of 30 (2 * 3 * 5) but larger templates can be built such 210  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7) or 2310  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7 * 11). The larger templa…

856 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question