Tag Archive: Test

Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Mobile, DevOps, Software craftsmanship and more

March 31, 2017

The 5th edition of I T.A.K.E Unconference, the only technology agnostic event in Central and Eastern Europe, is taking place in Bucharest, Romania, 11-12 May. With a line-up of more than 30 international speakers, 6 keynotes, 6 parallel tracks, a technical Open Space and many opportunities for coding, the event brings together top-notch software crafters who lead the change in... Read more

Software Craftsman’s Tools: Unit Testing

March 3, 2016

This article was first published in Today Software Magazine, no 12. Below it’s the full version. The authors are: Alexandru Bolboaca and Adrian Bolboaca. The Problem Imagine the following situation: a team has developed for 6 months a great product that immediately sells. Users show their passion for the product by asking new features. If the team does not deliver the new features... Read more

Skills over Technology

May 21, 2014

This article was initially published in Today Software Magazine, no 23. The authors are: Adrian Bolboacă and Alexandru Bolboacă.   The natural career of a software developer is: junior programmer, senior programmer, technical lead / team leader, optionally architect and then it turns into management. There’s something paradoxical about this path: the career that started... Read more

What do the User Stories mean?

October 30, 2013

 User Stories are the bridge between the customer and the development team. They are short, clear, written sentences which tell everyone what the system needs to do for the user. For the Agile practitioners, the user stories are known as one of the primary development artifacts for Scrum project teams. Those artifacts resume clearly the requirements... Read more

Markus Gärtner talking about Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD)

October 15, 2013

Like the “Test Driven Development (TDD)” which involves automated small unit tests guiding corresponding implementation, the “Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD)” means to create tests before code, showing the behaviour that the software should have and the stakeholders want. Markus Gärtner is talking about his workshop “Acceptance Test Driven Development”. Check out his talk: Would you... Read more

How an Unit Test should look like

October 14, 2013

Often during my life as a programmer, coach and trainer I have to explain how a test should look like. So I decided to write about this subject. Remember that code, especially test code, is read more often than written. Often you will be the person to read it after you wrote it. So do... Read more

Pair-Programming Game: Ping-Pong

September 17, 2013

Pair-programming and ping-pong game have something in common. Adrian Bolboaca, our trainer and coach, tells us about that on his blog. But being so interesting, he lets us to publish it here, as well. Purposes Learn pair-programming easier Force the “know-it-all” programmer to see other ways of writing code Force the “know-it-all” programmer to collaborate... Read more

Testing a web application with Selenium 2

April 19, 2013

by Thomas Sundberg, republished with permission   Selenium a great tool for testing web applications. The current version, Selenium 2, is a merge between Selenium and WebDriver. I will walk you through an example where we test a web site using Selenium in a few different ways. This is the same example as I demonstrated... Read more