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.
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.
Course Overview With the overwhelming plethora of test concepts and tools in the industry today, building an appropriate test strategy can be a daunting task. Is there a formula for creating a test strategy? Are some tools better than others? Fortunately, with the power of Azure, these questions are now easier to answer than ever. Whether your skills are technical, business focused, or something in between, this course can help you get the high‑level knowledge you need to build a test strategy and minimize risk on every project. Unit testing, automation, testing, security testing are just a few of the concepts we'll focus on in the guise of risk analysis and mitigation. I'll take you through all popular testing concepts and application development and show you an array of tools to help implement them strategically. With the power of Azure, this course will guide you across the landscape of testing and give you the confidence to ensure that you're on the path to building effective test strategies. I hope you join me on this high‑level journey with a bit of fun. I promise you'll come away with a strong set of skills around designing a test strategy with Azure tools.