Ben Day: "Top 10 Mistakes in Unit Testing"

Microsoft Dev Boston
8-9 Sep 2011 (Add to calendar) GMT
(Exact location not available) , Cambridge, US

This month we have Ben Day (that's me) talking about the "Top 10 Mistakes in Unit Testing".

As always, our meeting is open to everyone so bring your friends and co-workers – better yet, bring your boss. If you can, please RSVP by 3pm on the day of the meeting to help speed your way through building security and to give us an idea how much pizza to order.

Paid parking is available in 1 Memorial Drive. 

Title: Top 10 Mistakes in Unit Testing

Abstract: In this session we review the top 10 ways you can cause unit testing to fail to work for your project. From readability problems and lack of trust to mock object abuse and semi-integration testing -- these gotchas can save you lots of time, sweat, and tears on your current and next projects.

Bio: Benjamin Day is a consultant and trainer specializing in software development best practices using Microsoft’s development tools with an emphasis on Silverlight, Team Foundation Server, Windows Azure, and Scrum. He is a Microsoft Visual Studio ALM MVP, a certified Scrum trainer via, and a speaker at conferences such as TechEd and VSLive. When not developing software, Ben likes to hang out with his wife and cats, play jazz piano, and geek out on all things food. He can be contacted via and

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