January 16, 2017
In Issue 307 we got basic, extensible unit tests working, making it easy to add new tests and unit-test assemblies to the project over time. Our use of build scripting made it possible to add that functionality and leverage it in Jenkins with very little effort, importing test results and associating them with each build.Posted In:
January 10, 2017
After Issue 306, our basic build scripting tools work. With our NAnt-powered framework in place, let’s extend our continuous delivery pipeline with targets that execute unit tests. It’s nice to have a continuous integration system running a debug build in response to every commit, but all success tells you is that the code compiles. A more interesting measure of quality is whether all the unit tests pass when executed.
Toward that end, we will:Posted In:
December 23, 2016
Your Questions Answered
Our 20-minute, live demo of Git management using Helix GitSwarm attracted an impressive turnout, and I would like to thank everyone who attended. If you missed it, keep an eye out for the next one on the demo registration page as we will continue to present our solutions.
Git management using Helix GitSwarm provides a collaborative Git workflow that users know and love while providing the scalability, security, and policy that enterprises require.Posted In:
December 21, 2016
There are few things more ubiquitous today than your car, especially within the fast-paced confines of our commuter culture. Now, as of 2016, no living generation can claim the automobile as anything less than the quintessential means of transportation.
As such. consumers expect new vehicles to provide expedient travel from place to place, better fuel economy year-over-year, and an assurance that the roads are growing more secure with added safety features.
December 20, 2016
Now that we have a fully automated debug build executing for every new commit, it’s time we add more powerful features to our continuous integration process, and key to doing so is abstracting those features through build scripts.
December 16, 2016
The Price of Free
The best thing about open source software is arguably freedom. Its proponents often break this down in two senses: (1) free as in beer, and (2) free as in speech. Git is a classic example because it’s free in both senses. It costs nothing for you to download and use as you wish, and you have the right to leverage and/or rework the source code as well.