Dave Aronson

Fairfax, VA USA


Dave is a semi-retired software development consultant (writing code and giving advice about it), with about 38 years of professional experience in a wide variety of languages, systems, frameworks, techniques, domains, etc. He is the T. Rex of Codosaurus, LLC (his one-person consulting firm, which explains how he can get such a cool title, at https://www.Codosaur.us/) near Washington, DC, USA. His main focus in software is to spread the gospel of quality, including defining what that even means. In his spare time, he makes mead, teaches others how, and speaks at conferences.

My Talks

ACRUMEN: What IS Software Quality Anyway?!

Drink like a [...] Viking: The History and Making of MEAD!

How the Veloci-Ractor Lost its GILs

Kill All Mutants! (Intro to Mutation Testing)

Ruby Gotchas!

TDD like a Viking: Brewing Mead with JavaScript!

Test your Docs, and Doc your Tests

Tight Genes: Intro to Genetic Algorithms

Whose Line of Code Is It Anyway?

Why We Prepend

You Wanna Say Somethin'?