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Web Application Build Management & Quality Assurance
Additionally, Accedo works in a heterogeneous environment where a vast amount of IPTV STB platforms, browser implementations and versions paint a complex picture. An application may run fine in one environment but fail in another, even though these being seemingly identical. This creates the need to also be able to run tests on actual target platforms. In order to be able to do this in a cost-effective manor, this should be carried out as autonomously as possible.
The purpose of this thesis is three-folded:
* Investigate and implement a distributed testing environment, where tests are additionally run on arbitrary clients. This will ensure that the QA process is able to assess code quality on a range of devices and browser implementations
A hypothetical build and test flow:
1.Dependencies are copied to the scope of the application to test
2.Code quality is measured
3.Unit tests are executed
4.A simulation of the application is executed in order to detect any obvious abnormalities
5.Test coverage is assessed
6.The application is submitted as a job to the master server of the distributed testing environment
7.The job is enqueued
8.When the job is due to execute, it is distributed among all connected clients
9.The clients report the result of the test run back to the master server
10.The master server aggregate a report and sends it back to the build and testing process
11.Documentation is generated from the source
12.A final build is created containing all necessary assets
If any of the steps fail from any reason, the build is to be aborted and the reason reported back to the operator.
Accedo is using standard open source tools such as Apache Maven for dependency management and build management, and Apache Continuum as continuous build server. The outcome of the thesis should be compatible with these tools.
The project is suitable for 1-2 thesis workers for 30 credits. Size can be adjusted to provide a suitable scope.
A person should be technically curious and driven to feel comfortable at Accedo Broadband. Additionally, a personal interest and drive for the technical development of consumer electronics and TV is greatly appreciated.
About Accedo Broadband
Accedo Broadband is the leading provider of applications for IPTV and Connected TV. Accedo Broadband provides the largest available application store for IPTV and Connected TV containing, for example, IPTV games, quizzes, puzzles, video art, comics, karaoke, lifestyle, niche sports, weather, social media and communication services. Accedo's Funspot gaming service is the most widely deployed IPTV gaming service in the world.
Accedo is a privately held company founded by telecom and media entrepreneurs Michael Lantz and Fredrik Andersson primarily backed by Swedish VC Industrifonden. Accedo Broadband is head quartered in Stockholm, Sweden with branch offices in London, San Francisco and Hong Kong.
Accedo Broadband was named a winner of the Red Herring 100 Europe 2009, an award given to the top 100 private technology companies based in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region each year.
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