Getting this stack up and running for web development or as a backend for your mobile app is quite simple in the end. I saw many tutorials out there that missed a step or didn't explain things quite as well as I needed to get it all up and working. Hopefully this is not one of those for you.
This is the second part of the postThe Switch To Node, Express,And MongoDB Goodbye parse.com. This post goes in detail about the middleware used with the application Gala Assist. All of the middleware used is broken down into a list and each item is briefly discussed to show what each piece is used for.