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Ixchel Ruiz Flores



Ixchel Ruiz has developed software applications & tools since 2000. Her research interests include Java, dynamic languages, client-side technologies and testing. Java Champion, CDF Ambassador, hackergarten enthusiast, Oracle ACE Pro, Open Source advocate, public speaker and mentor.


What were your first experiences with Testcontainers?

It was literally a life saver for me on a project I did more than 5 years ago.

What’s your favourite Testcontainers module?

Oracle XE, Mysql, postgresql

What are your favourite features for Testcontainers?


What’s the most memorable bug you managed to reproduce with a test using Testcontainers?

It wasn’t a bug. It was a creative way of using Testcontainers to verify that we hadn’t broken the database with each schema migration.