Official Release Date of 'Accelerating Server-Side Development with Fastify' Book

Official Release Date of 'Accelerating Server-Side Development with Fastify' Book

Me (Manuel Spigolon), Maksim Sinik and Matteo Collina are thrilled to share some exciting news with the Fastify community! After two years of hard work and dedication, we are delighted to announce the official release date of our book!

'Accelerating Server-Side Development with Fastify' will be released on 9th June 2023! 🗓️

This book aims to be the definitive resource for developers looking to harness the full potential of Fastify, a lightning-fast web framework for Node.js.

Build high-performance web applications with ease

'Accelerating Server-Side Development with Fastify' covers many topics. These include Fastify's core concepts, routing, plugins, testing, and deployment strategies. Whether you are a seasoned developer or just starting your journey with Fastify, this book will empower you to build high-performance web applications with ease.

What’s inside 'Accelerating Server-Side Development with Fastify':

  • Gain a deep understanding of Fastify's architecture and how it differs from other Node.js frameworks
  • Explore various routing techniques and advanced features to build robust APIs and microservices
  • Learn how to leverage Fastify's plugin system to enhance functionality and streamline development
  • Discover best practices for testing Fastify applications, ensuring code quality and reliability
  • Master deployment strategies, including containerization and serverless deployment options

Chapter list

Here is a list of the chapters included in the book:

Part 1: Fastify Basics

  • Chapter 1: What Is Fastify?
  • Chapter 2: The Plugin System and the Boot Process
  • Chapter 3: Working with Routes
  • Chapter 4: Exploring Hooks
  • Chapter 5: Exploring Validation and Serialization

Part 2: Build a Real-World Project

  • Chapter 6: Project Structure and Configuration Management
  • Chapter 7: Building a RESTful API
  • Chapter 8: Authentication and File Handling
  • Chapter 9: Application Testing
  • Chapter 10: Deployment and Process Monitoring for a Healthy Application
  • Chapter 11: Meaningful Application Logging

Part 3: Advanced Topics

  • Chapter 12: From a Monolith to Microservices
  • Chapter 13: Performance Assessment and Improvement
  • Chapter 14: Developing a GraphQL API
  • Chapter 15: Type-Safe Fastify

We hope you will find all the content helpful and that it will help you become a Fastify expert!

Pre-order your copy today!

Pre-order your copy today using the link below and start your journey to becoming a Fastify expert!

📖 Pre-order the 'Accelerating Server-Side Development with Fastify' book 📘

We hope it will serve as a valuable resource for the Fastify community.
We look forward to hearing your feedback on the book!


First and foremost, I would like to express our gratitude to the editor at Packt, whose guidance and support were instrumental in shaping this book. Their expertise and invaluable feedback helped us refine our ideas, ensuring that the content delivered met the highest standards. I noticed how much I improved as a writer during the writing process.

I would also like to extend my sincere thanks to Maksim and Matteo. Collaborating with such incredible individuals made the process enjoyable and enriched the book's overall quality. Their insights, technical prowess, and dedication to Fastify made a difference. Working on this project has been an honour.

Thank you, Manuel

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