Testing Angular Applications is an example-rich, hands-on guide that gives you the real-world techniques you need to thoroughly test all parts of your Angular applications. By the end of this book, you’ll be able to confidently write unit and end-to-end tests for Angular applications in TypeScript.
Foreword by Brad Green, Google.
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About the Technology
Don’t leave the success of your mission-critical Angular apps to chance. Proper testing improves code quality, reduces maintenance costs, and rewards you with happy users. New tools and best practices can streamline and automate all aspects of testing web apps, both in development and in production. This book gets you started.
About the Book
Testing Angular Applications teaches you how to make testing an essential part of your development and production processes. You’ll start by setting up a simple unit testing system as you learn the fundamental practices. Then, you’ll fine-tune it as you discover the best tests for Angular components, directives, pipes, services, and routing. Finally, you’ll explore end-to-end testing, mastering the Protractor framework, and inserting Angular apps into your continuous integration pipeline.
Getting to know TypeScript
Writing and debugging unit tests
Writing and debugging end-to-end tests with Protractor
Building continuous integration for your entire test suite
About the Reader
About the Author
Jesse Palmer is a senior engineering manager at Handshake. Corinna Cohn is a single-page web application specialist. Mike Giambalvo and Craig Nishina are engineers at Google.
Table of Contents
Introduction to testing Angular applications
PART 1 – Unit testing
Creating your first tests
Testing the router
PART 2 – End-to-end testing
Getting started with Protractor
Advanced Protractor topics
PART 3 – Continuous integration
Appendix A – Setting up the sample project
Appendix B – Additional resources