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How to Test a Time Machine

By : Noemí Ferrera
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How to Test a Time Machine

By: Noemí Ferrera

Overview of this book

From simple websites to complex applications, delivering quality is crucial for achieving customer satisfaction. How to Test a Time Machine provides step-by-step explanations of essential concepts and practical examples to show you how you can leverage your company's test architecture from different points in the development life cycle. You'll begin by determining the most effective system for measuring and improving the delivery of quality applications for your company, and then learn about the test pyramid as you explore it in an innovative way. You'll also cover other testing topics, including cloud, AI, and VR for testing. Complete with techniques, patterns, tools, and exercises, this book will help you enhance your understanding of the testing process. Regardless of your current role within development, you can use this book as a guide to learn all about test architecture and automation and become an expert and advocate for quality assurance. By the end of this book, you'll be able to deliver high-quality applications by implementing the best practices and testing methodologies included in the book.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Part 1 Getting Started – Understanding Where You Are and Where You Want to Go
Part 2 Changing the Status – Tips for Better Quality
Part 3 Going to the Next Level – New Technologies and Inspiring Stories
Appendix – Self-Assessment

Part 3 Going to the Next Level – New Technologies and Inspiring Stories

In this part, we will travel one step further, with ideas about how to use new technologies, and we will get inspired to think out of the box and test challenging applications. These topics are not usually learned or applied to testing, but by applying them to your system, you can go beyond expectations.

This part comprises the following chapters:

  • Chapter 8, Artificial Intelligence is the New Intelligence
  • Chapter 9, Having Your Head up in the Clouds
  • Chapter 10, Traveling Across Realities
  • Chapter 11, How to Test a Time Machine (and Other Hard-to-Test Applications)
  • Chapter 12, Taking Your Testing to the Next Level