By Greg Sypolt
Writing a server integration test using the Serverspec testing framework to verify your server configuration helps to ensure the consistency and dependability of Chef code as it is being developed. Serverspec tests will prove that the correct packages were installed, configured correctly, and tested on the various platforms (CentOS, Ubuntu, Windows, and more).
This article walks you through the process of creating and running Serverspec tests. We'll set up our workstation to run the Chef cookbook integration test on a local workstation environment. Then we'll run through some of the integration tests to ensure everything is working properly.
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By Greg Sypolt
The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming a reality in our everyday lives. We are living in an era of technology in which everyday gadgets have Internet connectivity, and send and receive data. The world is becoming increasingly connected because of the shift to what many are calling the Internet of Things (IoT). How do we ensure quality and security in all these connected gadgets? We all know that functional testing is one of the most critical methods for any software development project. Functional testing for IoT will be challenging. I believe that a blend of existing strategies and new innovative approaches will be required to ensure the quality of IoT.
Read the entire blog post here: https://saucelabs.com/blog/functional-testing-and-the-iot