Tag: Technical Debt

Examining New Technical Debt Research from the Software Engineering Institute.
Uncovering Technical Debt Through Data-Driven Management
Use Software Measurement Best Practices to Support Your Agile Initiatives.
How Software Intelligence Can Save Your Agile Program
Software Ate My Homework - Podcast Episode #1
Can Every Business Be Like Netflix?
Avoid These Common Pitfalls to Reduce Software Complexity and Technical Debt While Driving Feature Releases at the Speed of DevOps.
Three Reasons Why Continuous Integration Doesn’t Create Better Software
Takeaways from the 2018 Imagine Nation ELC Conference.
IT Modernization Challenges and Recommendations to Tackle by 2020
An Analysis of the University of Zurich’s Published Research on Refactoring Practices.
Refactoring: How do DevOps and Agile Processes Affect Software Quality?
How Product Owners and Software Engineers Can Unite Quality and Craft for Improved Business Outcomes.
Melding Software Quality and Software Craftsmanship
What CIOs can learn from the leader of world-class soccer champions.
Is Didier Deschamps a Champion of Software Intelligence?
How should government agencies use their incentive to modernize IT?
Technical Debt: New MGT Act Seeks to Mitigate Technical Debt and Empower CIO Innovation
Don't let new features distract you from true customer experience priorities. Why eliminating technical debt can be a bigger game-changer than you think.
How is Technical Debt Affecting Your Compound Interest with Customers?
Strategies to fix technical debt is a topic that’s not going unnoticed this year.
Technical Debt for Continuous Innovation: Strategies to Avoid
Technical debt is a huge problem for many organizations today and if it’s not being addressed, it’s growing. Growing technical debt takes away from funds for innovation, and instead uses it toward maintenance.
Technical Debt: 3 Biggest Organizational Mistakes
Technical Debt standards have been debated for many years.  And now CISQ (Consortium for IT Software Quality) has released standard that not only measures by automates technical debt calculation in complex software systems.
Technical Debt: CISQ Releases New Standard to Define and Measure Technical Debt
Technical debt is at the top of developers pain points, and according to some this is due to a flurry of new development styles that have come into vogue. The software industry's focus on rapid application development, as necessary for business agility, has furthered the problem of technical debt. Fast implementation of containers and microservices lead to DevOps teams facing serious tech debt management issues.
The Pain Point of Technical Debt
A distinction that we always try to make in our posts is that there is both good and bad technical debt. This is similar to how there are ways in which financial debt can be used to strategically help a company
Technical Debt The Right Way
As we quickly head into the new year - the Consortium for IT Software Quality (CISQ) is working to develop a new measure for technical debt.
CISQ to Develop Technical Debt Standard Measure
Cars are no longer simple pieces of machinery, but have evolved into highly integrated pieces of technology - with software embedded into all their critical systems.
Technical Debt & Safety Critical Systems in Automobiles: The Road Ahead
As a metaphor, technical debt relies on the fact that those who hear it understand the financial concepts that the metaphor relies on.
How To Reframe Technical Debt: A Painter and A Paint Bucket
A while ago we published a post on IDC predictions that the bi-modal IT approach is a recipe for disaster. There are different opinions on what works in software development: those who support the siloed approach of bi-modal IT, those who urge against this division between predicability and innovation, and others who say fast development is the only way. This debate is only just beginning so it's worth while expanding on the arguments surrounding it.
Innovating While Maintaining Stability: A Lesson From Technical Debt