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How to make your functional tests really quick

Feb. 28


Stage B


50 min.


Functional tests are usually the slowest layer of automated tests for almost every product. They use product via UI, store data in real DB, integrate with external services and do other “slow” things. The first easy answer how to make them fast is to run in parallel. But in reality tests depends on the same data and intersect by some common functionality. In this talk we will review useful techniques and approaches how to win this battle.

Mikalai Alimenkou

Mikalai Alimenkou

XP Injection, Ukraine

Delivery Manager and Java Tech Lead. Expert in Java development, scalable architecture, Agile engineering practices and project management. Having more than 11 years of development experience, specializes on complex distributed scalable systems. Active participant and speaker of many international conferences. Founder and coach in training center XP Injection. Organizer and founder of Selenium Camp, JEEConf, XP Days Ukraine and IT Brunchconferences. Founder of active “Anonymous developers club” (uadevclub).