Big Data Makes the Flake Go Away

Flakey. Non-deterministic. Unreliable. These are all terms commonly associated with end-to-end testing. At WalmartLabs, we knew that building a Continuous Delivery pipeline depends on a test automation system that’s totally reliable. Any perceived flakyness in the system

SQL Server Database Testing in a DevOps Pipeline

This videoo talks about Unit Testing for database projects and how it integrates with the DevOps pipeline. It presents how the open source test framework Slacker works with SSDT, SQL Server 2016 (or SQL Database on Azure)

Improving Specification by Example, BDD & ATDD

To get the most out of Behaviour Driven Development (BDD), Specification by Example (SBE) or Acceptance Test-Driven Development (ATDD), you need much more than a tool. You need high value specifications. How do we get the most

Testing in Future Space with ScalaTest

ScalaTest is a popular open source testing tool in the Scala ecosystem. In ScalaTest 3.0’s new async testing styles, tests have a result type of Future[Assertion]. Instead of blocking until a future completes, then performing assertions on

Cross Functional Code Reviews

Although nearly every development team uses some form of code review, code reviews are frequently used only among developers. Other developers are certainly a valuable audience for your code, but nondevelopers can also add value by applying