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Reaching Production Faster with Containers in Testing



David Xia explains how Helios testing framework drives integration tests and spins up entirely self-contained environments during test runs and how this style of integration testing has increased Spotify’s code quality and successful deployments.


David Xia is a software engineer at Spotify who works on deployment infrastructure. His team focuses on building tools and platforms on top of Docker like Helios, docker-client, and Spotify’s internally hosted Docker registry.

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Sep 04, 2016

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