Working with Docker images & containers

Friday March 20, 2015     docker, microservice

![](/content/images/2015/02/docker.png) ### Introduction This is the second in a series of posts where I explore how to setup a dockerised micro-service node.js architecture. In this…

A dockerised micro-service node.js architecture

Sunday February 8, 2015     docker, microservice

![](/content/images/2015/05/docker.png) ![](/content/images/2015/05/nodejs.png) Introduction This is the first in a series of posts where I explore how to setup a dockerised…

Gulp - a streaming build system

Thursday February 5, 2015     node.js, gulp, browserify, sourcemaps

![](/content/images/2015/02/gulp-5.png) Gulp is a streaming build system built on node.js. It utilises node streams enabling; in most cases a fairly fast build process. Plugins…

debugging node applications with node inspector

Thursday July 31, 2014     node.js, node-inspector, v8-profiler

node-inspector does a pretty good job of debugging node applications; it utilises google chromes existing developer tools. install v8 profiler The first thing we need to do is install v8-profiler;…

unit testing node.js, stubbing dependencies using sinon

Monday March 10, 2014     node.js, testing, sinon

This post will demonstrate how to unit test node.js modules by mocking/stubing dependencies using sinon. Unit testing node.js is actually very simple once you know how. Code…