Mikalai Alimenkou

Mikalai Alimenkou

Senior Delivery Manager at EPAM, Ukraine

Senior Delivery Manager, Java Tech Lead and experienced coach. Expert in Java development, scalable architecture, Agile engineering practices and project management. Having more than 12 years of development experience, specializes on complex distributed scalable systems. Active participant and speaker of many international conferences. Founder and coach in training center XP Injection. Organizer and founder of Selenium Camp, JEEConf, XP Days Ukraine and IT Brunch conferences. Founder of active “Anonymous developers club” (uadevclub).

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How TDD helps to produce better design, or not?

November 12th

14:00

Lightning talk

Russian

TDD is well known approach to develop more clear and less buggy solutions, completely covered with tests as a bonus. But what about design? Some people think that TDD also helps design to emerge as implementation grows, so there will be just enough design in place when all cases are covered. Others think that without general design skills and experience output from TDD will be a garbage from design perspective. In this talk we will try to cover this topic in all details, focusing on TDD usage at different levels and with different styles.

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