When it comes to development: be agile!

Test-Driven Development with ABAP Objects







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594 pages, , Print edition hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4932-1832-5
594 pages,
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594 pages, , Print edition hardcover
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Better, cleaner code—every developer’s dream. Test-driven development is how you’ll achieve it! From creating a robust test infrastructure to designing methods, classes, and packages that will stand the test of time, this book provides in-depth instructions for revitalizing your programming. Whether you’re writing new code or fixing legacy code, you’ll learn to select test cases, use test doubles, and generate test data. With information on agile methodology to round out the development process, you’ll have all the tools you need!

The German version of this book has been published as »Agile ABAP-Entwicklung« by SAP PRESS.
  • Use test-driven and agile development to write more robust ABAP programs
  • Clean up new and legacy code, minimize dependencies, and improve development efficiency
  • Create integration tests, component tests, and more
About the Book About the E-book 594 pages, hardcover, 1.7 in. Foreword by Jürgen Heymann. Including code download. Reference book format 6.9 x 9 in. Printed black and white on 60# offset paper from sustainable sources. Casebound for durability. Reader-friendly serif font (TheAntiquaB 9.5 Pt.). One-column layout. E-book in full color. PDF (9 MB), EPUB (6 MB) file for download, DRM-free with personalized digital watermark. Copy and paste, bookmarks, and print-out permitted. Table of contents, in-text references, and index fully linked. Including online book edition in dedicated reader application.

In this book, you'll learn about:

  1. Test-Oriented Design

    Use test-driven development guidelines while designing the methods and classes used in your application. While you work, improve your coding with test doubles and test classes.

  2. Agile Methodology

    Learn about the Scrum framework and the Lean development model. Then, discover the most important practices of agile software engineering including refactoring, pair programming, and more.

  3. Code Examples

    Use ABAP in Eclipse and test isolation frameworks to develop new applications, redesign existing components, and refactor legacy code. Numerous diagrams help you understand code samples that are as demanding as your daily work.

Highlights include:

  • Object-oriented design
  • Refactoring legacy code
  • Test-driven maintenance
  • Test infrastructure
  • Test pyramid
  • Test code design pattern
  • Global test doubles
  • Test class hierarchies
  • Test data classes
  • ABAP Development Tools (ADT)
  • Agile development

Winfried Schwarzmann is a chief development architect at SAP. Since 2011, he has worked as a trainer for agile software engineering (ASE) and has conducted in-house and external SAP training courses and workshops.

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