Automation for the people, Continuous Inspection

Free yourself from mundane, manual inspections with software inspectors

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Paul Duvall

Date archived: May 15, 2019 | First published: August 01, 2006

When starting new projects, most of us plan to review code before actually releasing it into production; however, when delivery schedules supersede other factors, reviews tend to be the first practice thrown out. What if you were able to perform a portion of these reviews automatically? In this first article of the new series Automation for the people, development automation expert Paul Duvall begins with a look at how automated inspectors like CheckStyle, JavaNCSS, and CPD enhance the development process and when you should use them.

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ArticleTitle=Automation for the people: Continuous Inspection