Here are some links to outside sources that may be of interest to you:

  • NodeJS – JavaScript library that allows one to use Javascript on both the server and client side.  It also has the node package manager, which will allow the user to download various prebuilt node packages.
  • W3Schools – Great resource for learning web development as a whole.
  • Azure – Microsoft’s cloud hosting website.  Used for hosting SaaS applications on the cloud.
  • Amazon Elastic Cloud –  Amazon’s elastic cloud allows for users to purchase cloud services from Amazon.
  • Cloud Computing – The wiki page for Cloud computing.  Will give the basic idea of what makes a cloud a cloud.
  • Meteor – Is a fairly new JavaScript Application Development Platform.  It allows for a well structured application because many of the key components are already separated in layers.