Friday, March 9, 2018

TDD for Infrastructure as Code. Collaboration with security and governance.


One of the benefits of using a Test Driven Development (TDD) approach to Incremental Infrastructure as Code is that the same tests that were used to build out the system can later be used to monitor the system for security or state.


This can be a great way to help collaboration between development and security or governance folks.

Consider reaching out to an experienced technical coach on TDD or BDD to learn more.

A link to a potential illustration of how this might work is in the references below. 


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Friday, March 2, 2018

Getting started with Test Automation for Incremental Infrastructure as Code

Today, I was reminded about a simple approach that has worked well for me in the past.  

When you do something manually for the 3rd time...Automated it.

Perhaps it can work for you.