Reliable JavaScript: How to Code Safely in the World's Most Dangerous Language 1st Edition, Kindle Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-1119028727
ISBN-10: 1119028728
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Test first, then code, for more robust large-scale JavaScript applications

Experienced developers still struggle with the failure of large-scale JavaScript applications that collapse under their own weight. Reliable JavaScript provides the solution in the form of a test-driven workflow that produces robust applications that stand the test of time. This book uses unit tests to explain, demonstrate, and employ a wide variety of JavaScript patterns and architectures. As you follow along, you will become an expert in the test-driven development of JavaScript that is suitable for commercial software. If you are ready to bring a high level of software engineering to your JavaScript development, this book is for you.

Reliable JavaScript:

  • Shows you how to write code that's verified correct the first time, and has the test coverage to remain correct throughout subsequent maintenance
  • Surveys the current landscape of JavaScript frameworks for testing, dependency injection, and aspect-oriented programming
  • Explains testability characteristics and how to construct objects to be testable
  • Demonstrates the implementation and use of common design patterns and advanced JavaScript features and architectures
  • Covers DOM access testing, including excessive updates, excessive access in loops, and XHR/JSONP requests
  • Provides all of the book's code both in the text and on the companion website

Wrox Professional guides are planned and written by working programmers to meet the real-world needs of programmers, developers, and IT professionals. Focused and relevant, they address the issues technology professionals face every day. They provide examples, practical solutions, and expert education in new technologies, all designed to help programmers do a better job.

About the Author

About the authors

Larry Spencer leads an international team of developers at ScerIS, a software and services company near Boston. He has over 35 years' experience as an executive, developer, consultant, teacher, and frequent presenter at programming conferences.

Seth Richards has been crafting software professionally since 2002. His past work focused on web-based, enterprise-class geographic information system applications.

Visit us at wrox.com where you have access to free code samples, Programmer to Programmer forums, and discussions on the latest happenings in the industry from around the world.


Product details

  • File Size: 7665 KB
  • Print Length: 529 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1119028728
  • Publisher: Wrox; 1 edition (June 29, 2015)
  • Publication Date: June 29, 2015
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B010Q3KSF2
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,291,910 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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