About Node.JS

Node.js is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome's V8 JavaScript engine. Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient. Node.js' package ecosystem, npm, is the largest ecosystem of open source libraries in the world.

About Express

Express is a minimal and flexible Node.js web application framework that provides a robust set of features for web and mobile applications.

On this environment

On this environment you will find the following installed:

  • nodejs
  • npm
  • express
  • Sample Hello World website

To run the website type the following command into the terminal

nodejs node_website/app.js

You can also use npm to install new nodejs modules. visit for a full list of modules.

To find out more about nodejs visit

To find out more about express visit

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