Category

Testing

Greater Test Control With RSpec’s Tag Filters

We test a lot at Sharethrough. One of our projects had significant complex behavior that required numerous integration tests. These tests were inherently slow, so our test suite’s running time kept creeping up. They had value and they also had drawbacks.

Since we didn’t need to run them all the time...

Software Engineer

Integration Testing HTTP Requests with Scala and Betamax

At Sharethrough, we TDD everything. When investigating a new language, tool or library, included in our initial analysis is “How testable is it?” and/or “How testable can we make it?” We’re currently utilizing Typesafe’s Play (via Scala) for our service layer. In order to gain experience with various...

VP of Engineering