A Brave New World: Rethinking Testing For Serverless

Nate Taggart, Stackery

Serverless doesn’t change the fundamental hierarchy: unit, integration, and system testing. But it does change how we need to approach each type of test. In some ways, testing is easier than ever. In others, testing is harder than ever.

How do we modify testing strategies we are familiar with for the serverless world?

Required audience experience

Intro-level understanding of how to use serverless technologies is necessary.

Objective of the talk

As we have helped companies build serverless applications, the most frequent question we receive from customers is: how do we test serverless applications?

There are counterintuitive reasons serverless testing is challenging. This talk with go over these challenges and how they can be overcome.

Track 2
Location: Euston Date: November 12, 2018 Time: 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm Nate Taggart, Stackery Nate Taggart, Stackery