Sonar in the news

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    Welcome to the roundup of blog posts and pages that mentioned Sonar last month...

    Sonar Quality Dashboard 3.0: New Commercial Editions And The Developer's Cockpit
    By Kostis Kapelonis on InfoQ, 30 May 2012

    The recent release of Sonar 3.0 now offers commercial support in addition to the community support already present in the existing open source version. An interesting new feature comes in the form of Developer's Cockpit, a commercial plugin that allows developers to follow and manage their own contribution to the quality of the application. InfoQ contacted Olivier Gaudin (CEO/Co-Founder at SonarSource) discussing the past and future of Sonar...

    How to simulate refactoring / restructuring of Java code with Sonar
    By Pavlo Baron, 24 May 2012

    During my IT life I had to analyze many code bases – something that you would call an architecture review. Or some might call it a part of architecture review. As for me, I don’t believe in reviews without actively touching the source code. Touching means: static analysis, load and stress tests and manual walk-throughs.

    Easy Unit and Integration Code Coverage
    By John Dobie, 15 May 2012

    This example shows how to generate coverage for unit and integration tests using Maven and Sonar. It uses very simple techniques and should only take 10-15 minutes to get running in any existing Maven build. It can be used across unit, integration, ATDD or any other kind of test suite. The coverage results are shown in Sonar.