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On Technical Debt and Mergers and Acquisitions

By Frances Lash • April 21, 2016

Mergers and acquisitions can always result in some sort of unplanned issue emerging – whether it be about competition or integrating two disparate IT … read more


How Innovation Debt Is Just As Damaging as Technical Debt

By Frances Lash • February 1, 2016

Often times in the development process large amounts of technical debt result in stalled innovation from a given team. However, what happens when what … read more


At a Glance: Machine Learning and Technical Debt

By Frances Lash • December 15, 2015

In this podcast from Software Engineering Daily, D. Sculley discusses the problem of technical debt with respect to machine learning systems.
Below is some of … read more


Managing Technical Debt At Google

By Frances Lash • May 6, 2015

This post is based on an interesting paper about managing technical debt at Google.
The corporation’s source code is more than hundreds of millions LOC … read more


Technical Debt vs. Product Design Debt

By Frances Lash • March 31, 2015

This post speaks about two different types of development debt that are caused by various agile practices or incrementalism. The outcome of these practices … read more


Inheriting Bad Code: How to Fix and Prevent it

By Frances Lash • December 16, 2014

Tech Debt Management Process

In this presentation by Kimber Lockhart, as part of the Hack Summit (the virtual conference for programers), she discusses what to do once you’ve … read more


Software Process and Measurement Cast 301: Technical Debt Essay

By Frances Lash • August 19, 2014

Here’s a podcast of an essay on technical debt that delves into the reality of using technical debt and the payment of that debt. … read more


“Real Options” for Technical Debt

By Alexandra Szynkarski • June 18, 2014

An interesting presentation is going on tomorrow about technical debt and the “real options” to balancing short term market  goals with long term stability. … read more


Webinar: How to Reverse Your Technical Debt

By Alexandra Szynkarski • June 4, 2014

Deloitte Consulting - Technical Debt Webinar

There’s an interesting webinar that will be taking place in a couple of days about strategies on how to reverse Technical Debt. Deloitte directors … read more


5th International Workshop on Managing Technical Debt

By Alexandra Szynkarski • November 13, 2013


Update: Take a look at the presentations from some of the speakers in the industry, including Lockheed Martin, Siemens Healthcare, and IBM on how they … read more