Node.js is the hottest thing the tech world has had to talk about this year. In case you didn't know, Node.js is a server platform for application development that makes building high-availability APIs and real-time applications really simple. And the best news is that you code for it with JavaScript. In this session, learn what Node.js is and what it means to use a nonblocking infrastructure. We'll talk about why JavaScript is well suited to this kind of environment, and then we'll show how to leverage Node.js to build applications for the browser, mobile, and beyond.