Welcome back to “In the Loop”, in which we list recent news, updates or opinions for Node.js, OpenAPI Spec, Microgateway, LoopBack and other open source solutions. We list them in no particular order, and any opinions expressed in the linked posts do not necessarily reflect those of the StrongLoop or IBM team.
How to secure your LoopBack 4 application with JWT authentication
This tutorial showcases how authentication was added to the loopback4-example-shopping application by creating and registering a custom authentication strategy based on the JSON Web Token (JWT) approach.
Node.js memory management in container environments
Ravali Yatham offers recommendations and best practices you can follow when you work with Node.js applications in container environments.
Embracing open source could be a big competitive advantage for businesses
Bob Lord explains the underpinning of many of the most exciting, cutting-edge innovations today, including AI, cloud, blockchain, and quantum computing: open source software.
How to Automate an API Security Program Without Adding Staff
Doug Dooley looks at security and the exchange of information via APIs.
Node.js Vs Angular – An in-depth comparison
LoopBack 4 | Fast and robust way to build an API
This 25-minute video explores node.js framework LoopBack, one of the easiest frameworks for API creation.
From APIStrat to ASC: A New Chapter in API Community Building
Read about how a vendor neutral API Conference morphs and changes.
Subham Kapiswe shares the top five uses of Node.js so that you can decide whether it’s worthy to learn or not.
TypeScript 3.5 now available with speed improvements
Contributing to LoopBack documentation
Learn how LoopBack documentation works and how to contribute a change.