Integration Testing in .NET Core 2.0

Integration Testing in .NET Core 2.0

This blog post shows you how to create an in-memory integration testing framework that is quick and easy to setup for a .NET core 2.0 Web Service.

Why Reading the Documentation is Important

Why Reading the Documentation is Important

There was a time when I glanced over documentation when starting on a new project or feature. I was so hungry to get started writing code, that I would quickly skim read the project's readme file or the front page…

Developer Bootcamp

Developer Bootcamp

Developer bootcamps are often associated with 3rd party organisations offering bootcamps to help train junior developers looking to get into their first job. Development bootcamps are used as a way to upskill an individual's coding knowledge rapidly. Why are bootcamps…

The Complete Software Developer's Career Guide Book Review

The Complete Software Developer's Career Guide Book Review

I was lucky enough to be given an early copy of John Sonmez's second book, The Complete Software Developer's Career Guide his first being Soft Skills: The software developer's life manual The book contains a massive 800 pages, I have…

Transitioning from QA to Development

Transitioning from QA to Development

Last year, I made the move from QA to Development. I had been a QA for a number of years and due to a number of reasons, I felt like I needed a change. While I knew the change was…