By Geertjan-Oracle on Aug 11, 2015
NetBeans IDE 8.1 Beta, released end of last week, has a heap of tools for
Node.js application development. In fact, Node.js application
development is the key feature of NetBeans IDE 8.1. In fact, if "awesome integrated Node.js application development" is your answer to the question "what's the key feature of NetBeans IDE 8.1", then you've really got the message!
Here's a quick screencast showing the basic features for Node.js backend application development, in which you create, run, and debug a Node.js web server in 3 minutes:
Or go here to see it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hx6vXCdOYlA
More screencasts coming soon, including usage of the Express.js integration, i.e., web frontend development on top of Node.js backend applications.