Architecting an ASP.NET Core MVC Application for Unit Testability

Want to quickly and easily know if your app is working? You'll need automated tests. This course will show you how to architect an ASP.NET Core app so that you can write great automated unit tests.
Course info
Level
Advanced
Updated
Dec 31, 2018
Duration
5h 47m
Table of contents
Course Overview
What Should I Test?
Using Abstraction to Test the User Interface
Overthrowing the Tyranny of the Database with Repository and Adapter Patterns
Leveraging the Strategy Pattern to Encapsulate Business Logic
Invoking the Right Logic and Loading the Correct Page
Testing Security: Authorization & Policies
Testing Security: Custom Logic & Middleware
Validating Your Web API Service Code
Description
Course info
Level
Advanced
Updated
Dec 31, 2018
Duration
5h 47m
Description

You need unit tests if you want to know if your app is really and truly working. The problem is that it's not always easy to do. In this course, Architecting an ASP.NET Core MVC Application for Unit Testability, you will gain the ability to design your apps for testability. First, you will learn about the architectural design patterns that help make your application easy to test, refactor, and maintain. Next, you will discover how to apply these architectural design patterns in order to implement testable ASP.NET Model-View-Controller code and testable database code using Entity Framework Core. Finally, you will explore how to apply these design patterns to create testable security code, validation code, and Web API code. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of software architecture and unit testing needed to design your ASP.NET Core apps for testability.

About the author
About the author

Benjamin Day is a consultant and trainer specializing in software development best practices using Microsoft-based technology. He is a Microsoft Visual Studio ALM MVP, a certified Scrum trainer via Scrum.org, and a speaker at conferences such as TechEd, DevTeach, and VSLive. He can be contacted via http://www.benday.com.

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