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DB2 and XP (eXtreme Programming) Techniques (F02)

Topic: DB2 for LUW

Subtopic: 2006

DATE: 2006-5-8 (01:00 PM - 02:10 PM)
SPEAKERS: Philip Nelson (ScotDB Ltd./ Scottish Widows PLC)

This presentation looks at applying the principles of XP (eXtreme Programming) to DB2 development. It introduces XP and then looks at how the techniques can be applied to DB2. In particular it will look at how "test driven development" can be used to improve the quality of DB2 "application objects" such as stored procedures and UDFs. It discusses constructing a test harness similar to JUnit (for Java) specific to DB2

EXP. LEVEL: Beginner,Intermediate,Advanced


Introduction to XP Principles

Applying The Principles to DB2

More Information on Test Driven Development

Building and Using a DB2Unit Test Framework

Improvements Experienced In Using XP

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