• .NET

    Why Mocking Matters

    October 10, 2012 Share
    How does mocking benefit me?  That’s a question I hear a lot as I travel around the world giving talks.  So before we dive into how to use a mocking tool like JustMock, let’s discuss why this is important and the benefit that mocking provides over other techniques like Fakes. In my post on Why SOLID Matters, we refactored a small piece of code to be more SOLID.  Granted, it was a simplistic example, but good for illustrating several key points on SOLID.  We will continue using the same code to discuss the benefits of Mocking.  As a refresher, we ended...
  • .NET

    What's New and Improved in JustCode's Test Runner

    Hot on the heels of the recently added support for QUnit and Jasmine JavaScript testing frameworks in JustCode, we have continued to evolve our Test Runner to make it even better. You will find many improvements in the latest version of JustCode in regard to running QUnit and Jasmine tests from within Visual Studio, and we’ve simplified the way you work with JustCode’s Test Runner to make it quicker and more convenient. Here is a detailed list of improvements:  Jasmine and QUnit tests run faster Support for any browser that is installed on your PC - Firefox, Chrome, Opera, IE, etc. Choose to run QUnit and Jasmine...
  • .NET

    JustCode and QUnit means easy JavaScript unit testing in Visual Studio

    February 29, 2012 Share
    As we showed in the Jasmine blog post JustCode provides seamless integration of JavaScript unit testing inside Visual Studio. JustCode supports two of the most widely used JavaScript unit testing frameworks – Jasmine and QUnit, allowing you to leverage the one that better fits your needs or both. Today’s post covers the support of QUnit JavaScript unit tests in JustCode. JQuery’s QUnit testing framework QUnit is a powerful, easy-to-use, JavaScript test suite. It's used by the jQuery project to test its code and plugins but is capable of testing any generic JavaScript code. In order to find out more about the framework and its capabilities please...
  • .NET

    JustCode and Jasmine (BDD JavaScript testing framework) play together

    February 24, 2012 Share
    With every new release of JustCode we at Telerik are committed to providing you with the best tool for writing better, faster and error free code with ease. That of course includes testing it. With the latest and greatest version of JustCode we added support for two of the widely and most commonly used JavaScript testing frameworks out there - Jasmine and QUnit. In this post we will cover the support for Jasmine BDD JavaScript tests in JustCode. Industry first Jasmine support Jasmine is a behavior-driven development framework for testing your JavaScript code. For more information and details about the framework please visit Jasmine official site....
  • Testing & ALM

    Come Join Us Hawaii

    Technorati Tags: Speaking,.NET,TDD,BDD,WPF,Mocking,Agile,Scrum,Unit Testing I’m getting ready to kick off a crazy month of speaking.  I start Friday, April 1 in lovely Honolulu, HI with 4 talks at the Honolulu SQL (and .NET) Saturday.  I will be presenting: Windows Presentation Foundation for Developers Lessons Learned: Being Agile in a Waterfall Enterprise Introduction to Test Driven Development Mocks, Stubs, and Dependency Injection, Oh My! For more information, you can check out the conference at this link: http://www.sqlsaturday.com/72/eventhome.aspx Chris Eargle will also be there, presenting: Code Like a Ninja: Enhance Your Productivity Secrets of a .NET Ninja What’s New in ASP.NET MVC3: Building Nerd Dinner I...