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Microsoft Azure Developer: Designing a Test Strategy

by Scott Tate

New tools built into Azure now make building comprehensive test strategies easier than ever before. This course will give you a full overview of all test concepts, how to use them, and how to build a risk-mitigating test strategy for every project.

What you'll learn

The act of building a test strategy can be very confusing. Nowhere does there exist any pre-conceived formulas for the right way to build a strategy, yet the concept can have an enormous impact on projects and systems. In this course, Microsoft Azure Developer: Designing a Test Strategy, you will learn all of these critical concepts such as unit testing, API and UI automation, load testing, and security testing. First, you will gain an understanding of what tools exist to implement these concepts. Next, you will discover how to ultimately grasp the critical concept of analyzing risk to build a comprehensive test strategy. Finally, you will explore the tools built around Azure that will be the cornerstone of this course. By the end of this course, you will have a good working knowledge of all possible test concepts and their purpose, many test tools and techniques, and the important steps involved in building an overarching test strategy.

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About the author

Scott Tate is the founder and Chief Information Officer for, a Colorado-based development and cloud organization where he assists companies as they solve challenges with their cloud endeavors. Scott has over 20 years of experience with software development, ALM consulting, and cloud computing.

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