Thea MEAN stack is a fairly large boilerplate and stands for MongoDB / Express / Angular / Node. So why did I choose this technology stack?
Angular.js is a client-side MVC framework by Google which is fighting for the crown in this realm with the other main contender Backbone.js, of which I’m also a fan. Angular differs in the way that it aims to be a complete solution for large-scale applications and has very many powerful out of the box features. It has been gaining a lot of popularity lately. One of its main goals is to increase developer productivity and creativity.
In the next post I will get into the details of how the MEAN stack works.