Monthly Archives: March 2010

Writing Maintainable Acceptance Tests

Over the past six months or so, there has been a fair amount of negative commentary about automated acceptance / integration / system testing. The thrust of this commentary is that testing at this level tends to be brittle, slow and have a high maintenance overhead. None of this needs to be true, but producing a robust suite of tests requires an uncommon adherence to good practice.


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