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    Why and How to Test Logging

    by Matthew Skelton Follow 2 Followers , Manuel Pais Follow 8 Followers on  Oct 29, 2016 1

    Logging and aggregation are crucial tools for today's complex, distributed systems. They provide rich insights which keep time to recover short. We must therefore make sure we test logging adequately.

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    Standardizing Requirements Descriptions on Scrum Projects for Better Development and Testing Quality

    by Elena Belkovskaya Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 24, 2016 1

    Standardizing requirements descriptions on Scrum projects benefit development and testing quality. Without standardizing, the project may suffer. Standardizing requirements descriptions provides a minimum of eight benefits from requirements descriptions unification, which in turn positively affects testing and makes management of ongoing changes in requirements easier with the help of tools.

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    Technical Practices as a Hack on Consciousness: Why to Hack Yourself

    by Jean Richardson Follow 0 Followers , Matthew Plavcan Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 01, 2016 1

    Software technical practices are usually adopted as a means of creating better products. These practices can create and maintain a healthy human system. Technical practices raise the consciousness of individuals and the team as a whole. Technical practices hack consciousness giving us a quick, deep chute into depths of connection that improve our selves, our products, and our world.

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Q&A with Diomidis Spinellis on Effective Debugging

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 16 Followers on  Aug 24, 2016

The book Effective Debugging by Diomidis Spinellis describes 66 different approaches for effective debugging of applications and systems.

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So, How Do You Make Agile Successful?

Posted by Chen Ping Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 21, 2016

It is not Agile's fault, it is your fault- are you fed up with such statements? This article tries to provide a more constructive answer on how to make Agile successful. 13

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JUnit 5 - An Early Test Drive - Part 2

Posted by Nicolai Parlog Follow 1 Followers on  Aug 15, 2016

JUnit 5 is coming! In part 1 of our JUnit 5 coverage we wrote some preliminary tests. In part 2, we take a closer look at how to run tests, and some of the cool features JUnit 5 brings to the table. 8

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Book Review and Excerpt: Infrastructure as Code

Posted by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Jul 25, 2016

We review the book Infrastructure as Code by Kief Morris, who lays down the foundation for Infrastructure as Code and outlines the main patterns and practices recommended for building it.

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JUnit 5 - An Early Test Drive - Part 1

Posted by Nicolai Parlog Follow 1 Followers on  Jul 19, 2016

JUnit 5 is coming! It thoughtfully improves the JUnit API, has a great extension model, and a revolutionary architecture, which might very well redefine the future of testing on the JVM. 4

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Building a Team with Complementary Testing Skills

Posted by Sanjay Zalavadia Follow 0 Followers on  May 23, 2016

Today we'll get tactical, and talk about how the delivery team can acquire all the skills it needs to deliver software when the number of testers are low and specialization is a reality.

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Now or Never: the Ultimate Strategy for Handling Defects

Posted by Kirill Klimov Follow 0 Followers on  May 02, 2016

How do you handle a long list of defects in your project? You don't. Kirill Klimov explains why you should solve defects right away, or state that you will not solve them. 2

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Production Like Performance Tests of Web-Services

Posted by Stefan Goebbels Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 29, 2016

New impetus to performance testing: performance split testing as attempt to make performance testing of web services more dynamic by using real-time production traffic and applying the A/B testing. 3

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The Holistic Approach: Preventing Software Disasters

Posted by Olivier Bonsignour Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 28, 2016

Olivier Bonsignour on what "X-Raying" software means, how it can help prevent software disasters and why CIOs should care. 3

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