Create an HTML5 chat app on Bluemix with Node.js, Redis, and Socket.io

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Joe Lennon

Date archived: February 14, 2018 | First published: July 22, 2014

Create a mobile-friendly HTML5 chat app powered by a Redis service on IBM Cloud. You'll learn how to use the Node.js and Express module to build a server-side JavaScript application and how to update the client in real time using Web Sockets and Socket.io. When you're done, you'll see how you can deploy your app to the cloud in just one step using the IBM Cloud platform.

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