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  • Quality Code - Book Review and Interview

    by Srini Penchikala on  Feb 25, 2014

    Quality Code book, authored by Stephen Vance, covers the different aspects of software development lifecycle with focus on delivering quality product. In the book, Stephen discusses the practices for supporting software craftsmanship testing. InfoQ spoke with the author about the book and the best practices for testing application code.

  • Reliable Auto-Scaling using Feedback Control

    by Philipp K. Janert on  Feb 19, 2014

    Philipp K. Janert explains how to reliably auto-scale systems using a reactive approach based on feedback control which provides a more accurate solution than deterministic or rule-based ones.

  • Book Review: Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef - Second Edition

    by Matthias Marschall on  Feb 17, 2014

    The second edition of Stephen Nelson-Smith's book "Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef" covers the principles behind "Infrastructure as Code", provides an introduction to Ruby, Chef, and important Tools. The main part consists of detailed examples on how to use the tools required to write fully tested infrastructure code.

Monty Taylor and Jim Blair on CI and Test Automation at OpenStack

Posted by Sai Yang on  Dec 29, 2013

Monty Taylor and James Blair talk about the build and test challenges they face at OpenStack, and how they managed to tackle them.

Book Review and Author Q&A - Explore It! by Elisabeth Hendrickson

Posted by Sharon Robson on  Dec 24, 2013

Elisabeth Hendrickson has released a book on the practices, techniques and mindset of exploratory testing. Sharon Robson reviewed the book and raised some questions with the author. 1

The Perfect Dev/Test Lab: 10 Principles that make it Possible

Posted by Rami Tamir on  Dec 12, 2013

Software can take inordinate amounts of time to develop and test. With the cloud, achieving hyper-agile software development is feasible with these key principles for building a next-gen dev/test lab.

DevOps @ large investment bank

Posted by Niek Bartholomeus on  Dec 11, 2013

In this article we hear a very personal story on introducing a DevOps mindset at a large bank. In particular how the automation of configuration and release management processes enabled collaboration.

Writing Automated Tests with Jazz Automation

Posted by Dedrick Boyd on  Dec 07, 2013

Jazz Automation is a testing framework built to automate and speed up acceptance/functional testing for all types of web based systems or static websites and in any industry. 3

Is Your Application Ready?

Posted by Gil Zilberfeld on  Nov 22, 2013

We mostly ship software by date, prioritizing what we think is important, and shipping once out app passes a certain quality level. But can we tell the readiness status of our application?

Interview and Book Review: Chef Infrastructure Automation Cookbook

Posted by Aslan Brooke on  Oct 28, 2013

Matthias Marschall contributes powerful tactical information for all users of Opscode Chef, from the beginner up to expert, in his recently published book "Chef Infrastructure Automation Cookbook".

ATDD From the Trenches

Posted by Henrik Kniberg on  Oct 17, 2013

A concrete example of how to get started with acceptance-test driven development on an existing code base. It is part of the solution to technical debt. 5

Cloud and DevOps: A Marriage Made in Heaven

Posted by Jeff Sussna on  Oct 02, 2013

What is the relationship between Cloud Computing and DevOps? Cloud and DevOps are independent but mutually reinforcing strategies for delivering business value through IT.

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