Edge.js, Node.js, and ASP.NET MVC

.NET developers seeking an introductory guide to developing efficient, secure, and distributed applications that bridge the gap between Node.js and the .NET Framework


Expected Duration
126 minutes

Node.js and the .NET Framework can work together to develop efficient, secure, and distributed applications. In this course, you will learn about the key features of Edge.js. You will also learn how to use Node.js and C# code together, work with data marshalling, explore error handling and debugging, and use Node.js with Internet Information Services or IIS.


Edge.js Fundamentals

  • start the course
  • identify the key features of the Edge.js framework
  • recognize how to install Edge.js
  • describe how to call Node.js from C# code
  • describe how to call C# from Node.js
  • recognize the key features of data marshalling in Node.js

.NET in Node.js

  • identify how to include C# references in Node.js
  • specify the steps to export function from Node.js to .NET/C#
  • recognize how to work with PowerShell in a Node.js application
  • utilize T-SQL in Node.js
  • perform debugging of .NET code in a Node.js application

Node.js in .NET

  • describe how to use Node.js on a .NET application
  • use core Node.js modules in a .NET application
  • use local Node.js modules in a .NET application
  • use Node.js events in an application
  • recognize how to work with Node.js state in a .NET application

IIS and Node.js

  • identify the key features of iisnode
  • perform an installation of iisnode and deploy a node app to Internet Information Services or IIS
  • configure iisnode in web.config
  • describe the key features of WebMatrix
  • describe the WebMatrix Express template
  • describe the WebMatrix Empty template
  • describe the Webmatrix Starter template
  • recognize how to include Node.js in an ASP.NET MVC application
  • trace and debug a Node.js application using Internet Information Services or IIS

Practice: Working with Node.js and .NET

  • use Node.js and .NET together in a web application





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