As you’ll see, Node.js and MongoDB allow you to quickly implement essential application functionality like CRUD (create, read, update, and delete) operations. In this article, we’ll take a look at the CRUD basics, using the latest Node.js MongoDB driver (version 3.6+).
Node.js and MongoDB setup
You’ll need Node.js and MongoDB installed on your system, and a command line with the
curl command available. (If you’re using a Linux, MacOS, or Windows 10 version since 2018, you most likely have curl.)