This is a guest post by Audrey Boguchwal of Samasource, Quid’s longtime business partner in our company data acquisition pipeline. It was originally published here to showcase how Samasource’s web research and data cleaning services help collect data for Quid to build our natural language processing-powered data platform. How does Quid create business intelligence? Here […]
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Chaos Engineering ideas are gathering steam these days. In August we ran an engineering-wide Game Day here at Quid, where we simulated real-world service failures and had “on-call teams” exercise their incident response skills. It was great fun and good training for Quid engineers. This post covers the organizational side of Game Day, lessons learned, and some technical tricks that others can use in similar exercises.
In this first post on how we test software at Quid, my aim is to tease out different layers of testing built into our development process, and to call out when, where and how tests should be added, and most importantly, who should come up with them.