In this chapter, we'll learn about Node and Express. We'll understand how Node can help us create performant web services. We'll also understand what the relationship between Node and Express is and how we can use them together to build our web API.
In this chapter, we're going to cover the following main topics:
- Understanding how Node works
- Learning Node's capabilities
- Understanding how Express improves Node development
- Learning Express's capabilities
- Creating a web API with Express