Paul Sheriff

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

The Basics of How to Unit Test your Code

Everyone knows that they should be writing unit tests for their applications, but how many of us really do it? In Visual Studio unit testing is an integrated part of the development environment. There is no longer any reason to avoid not doing test driven development and automated unit testing. In this session you will be introduced to the basics of unit testing, how to run tests, and how to reduce the number of tests by taking advantage of data-driven tests. You will then see an example of how to architect your applications to make testing quicker and easier. At the end of this session you will walk away with the knowledge you need to start automating the testing of your applications.

Learning Objectives
- How to start unit testing
- Create your first unit tests
- Create data-driven unit tests


Paul Sheriff

Real-World Techniques Explained Simply

Paul has over thirty three years of experience architecting information systems and his expertise is in much demand from Fortune 500 companies. Paul is a top-notch instructor, a pluralsight author, has published 300+ articles, and authored over 14 books on topics ranging from C#, SQL Server and many .NET technologies. Paul has over 24 courses in the www.pluralsight.com library on topics ranging from JavaScript, Angular, MVC, WPF, XML, jQuery and Bootstrap. Paul speaks at many different conferences and user groups around the world.

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