A New Take on LabVIEW Unit Testing

Touch UI LabVIEW

Jim Kring, Founder of JKI, is a Certified LabVIEW Architect, co-author of LabVIEW for Everyone 3rd Edition, and respected thought-leader within the LabVIEW community. He is passionate about teaching and helping people to apply software engineering principles to their LabVIEW coding so they too can quickly create high-quality code for their impactful applications.

Jim Kring

NIWeek 2016 Presentation with JKI CEO, Jim Kring

How often have you created a small debug VI to test your software but never created a unit test to cover the same functionality? Unit testing software code has significant benefits, yet very few LabVIEW developers use unit testing as part of their development process. Caraya is a new open source, unit test framework for LabVIEW that takes a whole new approach to unit testing. It makes unit testing a natural part of your development process. At this session, learn from a LabVIEW Champion and a Certified LabVIEW Architect how to test your code with Caraya.

You’ll learn:

What is Caraya?

Duration: 1 hour

How Caraya differs from other LabVIEW unit test frameworks?

How to create a basic unit tests

with Caraya?

How to convert your interactive

test VIs into a unit test suite?

Level: Intermediate


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