NodeJS

Running a NodeJS app with Typescript and ExpressJS in Docker Container

node and express with typescript in docker

In this blog post, I will walk you through the simplest way of setting up a nodejs application with expressjs and typescript to run inside a docker container. Git repository for this post is available here. We will complete the setup by following below steps: Creating a simple NodeJS application with express. Adding typescript support to express app Containerize express…

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How to use Sequelize with Node and Express

NodeJS with Sequelize

If you are willing to use MySQL with your Node App, this guide will show you how to use Sequelize with Node and Express. In my opinion, Sequilize ORM is the best way to use MySQL with Node. Sequelize offers features like Migrations, Seeders and Relationship management. These features are handy when you are in need of a quick working…

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NodeJS

How to use Redis as Cache for MongoDB queries in NodeJS

Redis Mongo Cache NodeJS

Using Redis as a cache for MongoDB queries in NodeJS can make your application super fast. The reason for faster access is due to the fact that Redis stores data in memory while MongoDB stores data in disk. Where Caching is useful ? Caching is useful in all scenarios where we need to access the same data frequently. In an…

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