Technical Notebook

Vagrant Development

I have been using Vagrant over the past three years for development. It has probably been one of the most used, productivity boosting tools in my toolbox.

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Sails.js First Glance

Over the years, my experience with JavaScript has been fairly broad: test automation, data transformations, and web development. I’ve more recently found myself exploring JavaScript for server-side development running on Node.js. While being faced with a tight deadline for developing a web application on limited personal time, a quick search for web frameworks produced Sails.js. Sails is a Model View Controller, or MVC framework built on Express that promises to be “The web framework of your dreams”. With such a bold statement, I decided to give it a further look.The latest available version at the time of this post is 0.11.0.

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