I'm really excited...feel like a kid on xmas day. I received a copy of the book, Practical Unit Testing with TestNG and Mockito. The important element is Mockito. I've used mock objects in the past but with a fairly basic understanding. This book provides in-depth coverage of mock objects with Mockito. So I'm psyched that I finally have a definitive [...]
I just stumbled on the website for EclipseCon. EclipseCon is a conference for users/developers of Eclipse. The conference slides are all on-line and freely available. I just scanned the list and found some sessions that are really interesting. How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Build Continuous Delivery: Delivering software quickly to your users Agile XXL: Scaling Agile [...]
I found a very good presentation on Continuous Integration. The presentation was developed by Sebastian Bergmann. The complete presentation is available here. I selected a couple of slides from the presentation that are very valuable.
Here's a snapshot of my bookshelf. Just a snippet of a much larger library. Nice collection of books on SOA, Spring, Hibernate, GWT, TDD/JUnit, Agile, Scrum, Continuous Integration [nggallery id=1 template=caption]
In this post, we are going to develop a password utility. The utility has to support password validation. Here are the password security rules for the application: at least 8 characters, max of 12 at least one uppercase at least one lowercase at least one number at least one symbol @#$%=:? In regular TDD fashion, we'll first set out to [...]
In software engineering, continuous integration (CI) implements continuous processes of applying quality control — small pieces of effort, applied frequently. Continuous integration aims to improve the quality of software, and to reduce the time taken to deliver it, by replacing the traditional practice of applying quality control after completing all development. - Source: Wikipedia Build Software At Every Change Automate [...]
In the past couple of months, I've developed an interest in the Agile software development process. The funny thing is that I've worked on "Agile" projects in the past, however we only used bits and pieces of Agile. In fact, we only picked the areas of Agile that we liked such as unit testing, frequent releases and continuous integration. The [...]