Mock Services

It's sometimes useful to mock out services in your tests in the context of an ephemeral environment—this way you can feel confident that you're not making changes to a shared service. For example, as discussed in Do's and Don'ts, you should avoid manipulating stateful external services from your Uffizzi environments.

If the service you want to mock is in the AWS catalog, we recommend using LocalStack (opens in a new tab) which provides containerized APIs for many AWS services. Some popular mock services include: