Let’s Test That Real Quick: Property-based testing with Java

Property-based testing changes the way we look at our test suites. Instead of specifying test cases one after another, this advanced testing technique enables us to automatically generate a stream of inputs. Despite its potential, property-based testing still remains under the radar within the Java community. Let’s try to uncover its strengths together. The talk will discuss how property-based testing compares to traditional testing methods and demonstrate its principles with simple examples. In order to bust the myth of the inapplicability of property-based testing in a real-world setting we’ll bring up some use cases from industry. Finally, we’ll wander into the world of concurrency and the automation of race condition detection.

18:30 - 19:30
Conference / Event
Java Vienna June 2022
TU Wien, Freihaus HS8 (Nöbauer HS), Vienna