Get the best out of Nodejs by mastering its most powerful components and patterns to create modular and scalable applications with easeAbout This BookCreate reusable patterns and modules by leveraging the new features of NodejsUnderstand the asynchronous single thread design of node and grasp all its features and patterns to take advantage of various functionsThis unique guide will help you get the most out of Nodejs and its ecosystemWho This Book Is ForThe book is meant for developers and software architects with a basic working knowledge of JavaScript who are interested in acquiring a deeper understanding of how to design and develop enterprise level Nodejs applicationsBasic knowledge of Nodejs is also helpful to get the most out of this bookWhat You Will LearnDesign and implement a series of server side JavaScript patterns so you understand why and when to apply them in different use case scenariosBecome comfortable with writing asynchronous code by leveraging constructs such as callbacks, promises, generators and the async await syntaxIdentify the most important concerns and apply unique tricks to achieve higher scalability and modularity in your Nodejs applicationUntangle your modules by organizing and connecting them coherentlyReuse well known techniques to solve common design and coding issuesExplore the latest trends in Universal JavaScript, learn how to write code that runs on both Nodejs and the browser and leverage React and its ecosystem to implement universal applicationsIn DetailNodejs is a massively popular software platform that lets you use JavaScript to easily create scalable server side applications It allows you to create efficient code, enabling asustainable way of writing software made of only one language across the full stack, along with extreme levels of reusability, pragmatism, simplicity, and collaboration Nodejs is revolutionizing the web and the way people and companies create their softwareIn this book, we will take you on a journey across various ideas and components, and the challenges you would commonly encounter while designing and developing software using the Nodejs platform You will also discover the Nodejs way of dealing with design and coding decisionsThe book kicks off by exploring the basics of Nodejs describing its asynchronous single threaded architecture and the main design patterns It then shows you how to master the asynchronous control flow patterns, and the stream component and it culminates into a detailed list of Nodejs implementations of the most common design patterns, as well as some specific design patterns that are exclusive to the Nodejs world Lastly, it dives intoadvanced concepts such as Universal Javascript, and scalability, concluding the journey by giving you all the necessary concepts to be able to build an enterprise grade application using NodejsStyle and approachThis book takes you through a comprehensive explanation allowing you to create scalable and efficient real time server side appsTable of ContentsWelcome to the Nodejs PlatformNodejs Essential PatternsAsynchronous Control Flow Patterns with ESCoding with StreamsDesign PatternsWiring ModulesUniversal JavaScript for Web ApplicationsAdvanced Asynchronous RecipesScalability and Architectural PatternsMessaging and Integration Patterns