- Shows how the discovery and avoidance of software errors is a demanding and creative activity in its own right and can build confidence early in a project.
- Demonstrates how automated tests can detect the unwanted effects of small changes in code within the entire system.
- Discusses how testing works with persistency, concurrency, distribution, and web applications.
- Includes a discussion of testing with C++ and Smalltalk.
For 4 years Johannes Link has been project manager and software developer at andrena objects ag in Karlsruhe, Germany. He came to andrena after years of practical software engineering research at the German Cancer Research Center and the German ABB Corporate Research Center. Johannes is responsible for andrena's internal and external training activities and has published articles on software testing and software development. He holds a diploma degree in medical computer science from Heidelberg University.