Getting started with Node.js and Express web application framework on Bluemix

The purpose of this article is to give you a quick introduction to web application development using node.js and the express web application framework. It will guide you though the process of creating a simple web application and outline the steps involved in deploying this application on Bluemix.

What is Node.js?

Node.js is a platform for easily building fast, scalable network applications. It uses an event driven, non blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient.

What is Express?

Express is a web application framework for Node.js. It provides a minimal set of features required for building web apps yet maintaining the flexibility to extend.

What is Bluemix?

Bluemix is an open-standards, cloud-based platform for building, managing, and running apps of all types, such as web, mobile, big data, and smart devices.

Pre-requsites

  1. Node.js
  2. CloudFoundry deployment tools
  3. Bluemix account

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Project Doge on Micromax Canvas HD

Install Android Kitkat on Micromax Canvas HD (A116)

For those of you, who are willing to flash their ROM and install Android Kitkat, can follow these steps.
This procedure may be compatible with all Micromax devices having the corresponding configuration:

  1. MediaTek 6589/6589T Chipset
  2. 1 GB RAM

WARNING! Flash at your own Risk!

Prerequisites:

  1. Rooted phone
  2. Micromax drivers installed on your system

Before you start, check out Project Doge at xda-developers forum to an idea about this ROM

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