Azure Mobile Apps and NodeJS

Microsoft has just open sourced the Azure Mobile Apps SDK for Node. One of the promises of Azure App Service was the ability to throw together apps that serve the web and mobile community simultaneously and to do it quickly. This capability has been available with the .NET crowd for a while. With the release…

Node, MVC Controllers and ECMAScript 2015

Long time readers of my blog will remember that I previously covered Node and MVC applications in a short tutorial series. At that point, I wrote the controllers and loader in ECMAScript 5.1. The code to load the controllers was this: The typical controller looked like this: That’s a lot of boilerplate code and it’s…