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Jimmy Farrell - Downstream and Upstream Request Flow with the Koa Web Framework


Jimmy Farrell - Downstream and Upstream Request Flow with the Koa Web Framework

Express.js has become the default Node.js web application framework. But that doesn’t mean it is the only technology that developers can use, nor is it always the best solution for Node developers. Koa, started in 2013, is a lightweight web application framework that is unique in its use of ES6 generators in its architecture. This talk will give a brief introduction to Koa as an alternative to Express.