Matt Wynne presents unwanted patterns one can recognize from his own team, and provides insight on how to fix them.
Jeff Morgan shares lessons learned helping organization adopt test automation, along with techniques for keeping the automation code simple, clean and maintainable.
Steve Smith discusses why Release Testing is an anti-pattern, and offers an alternative risk reduction strategy.
Kevlin Henney advises on writing Good Unit Tests (GUTs) by treating testing as a form of communication with multiple levels and forms of feedback.
Tony Bruce introduces Exploratory Testing, what are its benefits, how to get value from it and some misconceptions.
Marco Vermeulen discusses doing Behaviour Driven Development with Cucumber, Groovy and Grails.
Nicolas Frankel discusses the pros and cons of unit testing and integration testing, and looks at the unique challenges posed by integration testing, presenting tools and techniques to deal with them.
Bobby Warner discusses mobile automation and dives into the iOS and Android functional testing world using Groovy, Spock and Gradle.
Reid Draper shows how real world distributed database work, communicate and are tested, trading RPC for messaging, unit-tests for QuickCheck, and micro-benchmarks for multi-week stress tests.
Mark Seemann uses F# to demonstrate how to use functional design with TDD to remove the need for Mock objects.
Ken Krueger and Rob Winch provide an overview of testing Spring Web applications.
James Grenning takes a look at why the technical practices of TDD, refactoring, continuous design, clean code and automated testing can help people and their organization be great.