Press Release: July 8, 2009
Join us for this free, live webcast: Automated Unit Testing with the Palm Mojo SDK Agile development expects that you will be implementing your applications in a test-first or behavior-first manner, progressively building a test suite as you build new functionality. This is known as Test Driven Development (TDD) or Behavior Driven Development (BDD). This leads to building your application in smaller steps, with solid code overage, and a test suite that allows you to change the code you're working on without fear of breaking other parts of your application.
In this webcast we'll:
- introduce BDD & Jasmine
- install Jasmine & add related code to the app to support BDD
- discuss how to write a failing test first, then add functionality to make a test pass
- develop a simple webOS application test first, with the Mojo SDK
About Christian Sepulveda
Christian Sepulveda, Principal and Vice President of Pivotal Labs, has been leading teams and developing relationships for Pivotal Labs. He has written numerous articles, led tutorials and given presentations on Agile Software Development. Before joining Pivotal Labs, Christian was Vice President of Engineering of Nominum, a leading provider of industry-leading network naming and addressing solutions, from 2003-2005. Before joining Nominum, Christian was co-founder of the GaiaCom Corporation, a New York based consulting and software development firm. He has worked in a diverse set of industries, from finance to fashion, on both commercial software and internal IT applications. Christian holds a degree in Computer Science from Harvard University.
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