Node.js: Modules and Buffers

This is our third installment in the “Building web apps with Node.js” course. So far, we have installed the Node.js server on a variety of platforms and then we were introduced to its unique functionality.

In this lesson, we will focus on some of its core components, namely Modules and Buffers. Node.js is modular and we can plug-in various third party libraries as modules. With buffers, we can handle binary data in an effective and efficient manner. Finally, we will also have a first look in the Node.js event based architecture.

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