Testing is for testers. Learn to express the behavior of your applications from the outside-in, one step at a time. Spend four days learning Behavior Driven Development using RSpec and Cucumber in the context of a Ruby on Rails application. With ample one-on-one learning opportunities, you’ll gain hands-on experience with the tools and techniques that drive BDD.
What You'll Learn
In the Behavior Driven Development using Ruby training course you’ll learn:
- Background and overview of BDD
- Introduction to common BDD tools: RSpec, Cucumber, Webrat, Selenium
- Understanding the behavior driven development cycle
- Robust testing techniques using Rspec and Cucumber
- Tool Deep-dive: Cucumber
- Tool Deep-dive: Rspec
- Developing a BDD Rails Application
- Real-world practices and techniques
Meet Your Instructor
Like many experts in similar fields, Daniel is an entrepreneur. Daniel founded Collective Idea in 2005, converting it from one man’s freelance projects into a thriving company with employees in multiple cities and states. He acts as Chief Technology Officer for Paper Hat Press, LLC and Breakthrough.com. He writes and contributes to open-source projects, including Ruby on Rails. He frequently serves as a tech adviser for start-ups and companies. He even has a college degree, from Hope...Peter
Peter started programming before he learned how to use a keyboard properly, after messing around with a Commodore 64, BASIC, and a few cassette tapes.
Starting in the late 1990’s Peter became a passionate contributor to the open source community. As an active participant he has submitted bug fixes and new features to several projects and has released many of his own software packages as open source.
In 2006 Peter left upper management and became a freelance software...