.net Archive

Learning .NET Refactoring

Have you ever wondered if there was a better way to learn refactoring? Martin Fowler’s Refactoring book was a great introductory book on how to clean up legacy code bases, but over the years, what I have

Agile Development in .NET

Learn how Agile development can accelerate delivery of business value and increase market competitiveness in a .net context, while simultaneously improving software quality, requirement traceability, and team collaboration and effectiveness.

TickSpec Demonstration

TickSpec is a lightweight Behavior Driven Development (BDD) framework. It describe behavior in plain text using the Gherkin business language: “given, when, then”.

Behavior-Driven Development in the Real World

Behavior-Driven Development is more than a technique for creating and organizing unit tests. It is also a wonderful way to communicate with customers and users about the software being created. This video demonstrates some techniques and tools

Using Rake to Build, Run Unit Tests and Create Documentation

This screencast demonstrates how to use Rake to build .NET solution, run unit tests and build documentation. Rake with Ruby is a perfect combination which will eliminate Nant and MSBuild hell.