#110 Brandon Byars, Testing Microservices with Mountebank

Brandon Byars, creator of Mountebank talks about testing microservices with that tool, and more general testing patterns for microservices.

Who he is, what he does. Quick overview of Mountebank and service virtualization. Types of testing, faking vs mocking. Challenges of testing, determinism. What is mountebank, stubbing HTTP, TCP and SMPT. Proxy and replay; types of response. Client side package. Where Mountebank fits in with HTTP client mocking. Other tools like Mountebank. Mountebank in a CI/CD pipeline. What's next for Mountebank, an invitation to contribute.

Brandon's GitHub
Brandon's book

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