Software Testing Archive

Code Reviews: Honesty, Kindness, Inspiration: Pick Three

The attitude among many developers seems to be that code reviews can be either honest or nice but not both. I see this as a false dichotomy; while code reviews should be both honest and kind, they

Bug Lifecycle in Eclipse

This talk takes you through the life cycle of a bug in Eclipse from the filing of the bug to the state of commit of the solution of that bug. As all are aware, all the issues

Testing or Hacking? Effective Security Testing Strategies

Most of us never know who does the security testing for our development teams. Sometimes it’s an internal team, maybe external. Sometimes it doesn’t even happen at all. Some of us are building security testing into our

Agile Testing Best Practices

Have you ever bumped into a wall with your automated tests? Many developers bump into various roadblocks and hurdles when writing test code. Are your test methods starting to fail because the code-under-test uses the current date

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