Mar 8 2016

Testing the Cloud to Validate Platform as a Service (Paas)

David Barnett

Developers and testers have traditionally left hardware testing to electrical engineers. However, an interesting thing happens when we deploy code in the cloud — we open ourselves up to a whole new area of testing by replacing hardware with software abstractions. Tools like Puppet, Salt and Chef have turned much of our hardware deployment and …

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Apr 20 2015

Developers Can Use CI to Avoid Integration Hell in the Cloud

Jason Brown

Developing for the cloud means embracing new processes that streamline each step, from initial design to eventual deployment. If you’re used to agile development and a DevOps environment, switching to cloud should feel natural. If you use traditional development practices and habits (longer development cycles and building monolithic applications …

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