The Working Programmer – How To Be MEAN: Getting Started

Ted Neward. MSDN Magazine. 2015-08-01.
Let’s talk about Node.js. Or, more precisely, let’s talk about one of the favored software stacks for the Node.js platform: MEAN (MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, Node.js). It’s quickly becoming one of the key players in the new technology world. Microsoft’s support for Node.js and MongoDB on Azure (not to mention the fact you can easily run these on a standard Windows machine on-premises) means—if you’ll pardon the pun—it’s something every Microsoft developer should know.

[The Working Programmer – How To Be MEAN: Getting Started]

Node.js Tools 1.2 for Visual Studio 2015 released

Visual Studio Blog. 2016-07-28
What time is it?! Time to announce that our next stable release of Node.js Tools 1.2 for Visual Studio (NTVS) is available for download! NTVS 1.2 supports Visual Studio 2015 (including the free Visual Studio Community Edition and Express for Web).
With Node.js Tools for Visual Studio, we strive to make it easier than ever to build enterprise-grade Node.js applications by supporting you at every stage of your application—from powerful code completions, to advanced debugging and profiling, to unit testing, cloud deployment, and much, much more.

[Node.js Tools 1.2 for Visual Studio 2015 released]