Developing Node.js Applications on IBM Bluemix

An IBM Redbooks publication

Note: A new draft version of this publication is now available

Published 16 August 2017, updated 25 September 2017

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ISBN-10: 0738442151
ISBN-13: 9780738442150
IBM Form #: SG24-8406-00
(128 pages)

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Authors: Ahmed Azraq, Mohamed Ewies, Ahmed E. Marzouk


This IBM® Redbooks® publication explains how to create various applications based on Node.js and run them on IBM Bluemix®. In this book, you will do the following activities:

  • Develop a Hello World application in Node.js, executing on IBM Bluemix. Through this activity, you can learn about these technologies:

    • IBM SDK for Node.js
    • Eclipse Orion Web IDE

  • Use asynchronous callback
  • Create an Express application
  • Build a rich user interface application by using AngularJS based in Node.js

This book is for beginner and experienced developers who want to start coding Node.js applications on IBM Bluemix.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Developing a Hello World Node.js app on Bluemix
Chapter 2. Understanding asynchronous callback
Chapter 3. Creating your first express application
Chapter 4. Building a rich UI application by using AngularJS with Node.js
Appendix A. Additional material

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