Emily is an experienced software developer with a focus on the engineering practices which make agile methods work. Currently a consultant with Praqma, she helps teams to adopt Continuous Delivery practices and improve their automated testing. Emily is the author of The Coding Dojo Handbook: a practical guide to creating a space where good programmers can become great programmers, and loves to coach and teach developers.
Unit testing: helping the business to win
Sometimes it’s the smallest things that can make the biggest difference. One line of code or even just one missing character can cause immense embarrassment for a company. We all have an interest in helping the business to win. I’d like to talk about how unit testing could be a part of that, and what else could be important.