node package manager



A visual tool for bootstrapping NodeJS applications, based on Node-RED.

AvantJS flows

Quick Start

  1. npm install -g avant-js
  2. avant-js
  3. Open http://localhost:1880
  4. To generate the code click on Generate button in the top toolbar. A new folder generatedcode will be created inside current folder with your app code.


If you want to run the latest code from git, here's how to get started:

  1. Clone the code:

     git clone
     cd avant-js
  2. Install the avant-js dependencies

     npm install
  3. Build the code

     npm run build
  4. Run

     npm start


     node red.js
  5. The server will be running on http://localhost:1880

  6. To generate the code click on Generte button in the top toolbar. The code will be saved to the generatedcode folder inside AvantJS folder


AvantJS is a project created by Matheus Webler @mwebler for the thesis in Computer Science.

Node-RED is a project of the JS Foundation. It was created by IBM Emerging Technology.

Copyright and license

Node-RED is under Copyright of JS Foundation and other contributors, under the Apache 2.0 license.

Modified and highlited parts for AvantJS project are copyright under the Apache 2.0 license.