Quality Debt

Technical Debt – Why not just do the work better?

By Frances Lash • August 25, 2014

Here is a post that answers the question: why not just do the work better in order to avoid technical debt? Here it is … read more

 

Are We There Yet? Thoughts on Technical Debt Research and Practice

By Zadia Codabux • July 26, 2013

The strategic management of technical debt has gained visibility with the increase in popularity of agile methods. Consequently, it is of extreme importance to … read more

 

Chris Sterling: How to Approach Software Debt in an Agile Environment

By Alexandra Szynkarski • November 26, 2012

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Welcome to the OnTechnicalDebt Expert Interview Series. This month’s interview focuses on discussing the ways in which different areas of software debt can be tracked, particularly in … read more

 

Managing Software Debt, Workshop at Intel — Chris Sterling

By Alexandra Szynkarski • April 5, 2012

This is a presentation from Chris Sterling, author of Managing Software Debt: Building for Inevitable Change.
The presentation comes from his workshop with Agile Advantage … read more

 

CRASH Report Exposes Millions in Quality Debt

By Alexandra Szynkarski • December 15, 2011

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CAST has recently published its second annual study of internal software quality trends in IT: the CRASH Report (CAST Report on Application Software Health) … read more

 

Seven Strategies for Quality Debt — Dominion Digital

By Alexandra Szynkarski • December 9, 2011

DDIG-Technical Debt

In this paper, Ryan Shriver, leader of Dominion Digital‘s IT Performance Improvement solutions, introduces us to technical debt, including common symptoms of organizations suffering under it. You’ll learn the basic steps to set up a repayment plan, the common causes of technical debt and effective strategies for paying it down. read more

 

Identifying, Measuring, Reducing & Avoiding Technical Debt – Agile Institute

By Alexandra Szynkarski • November 6, 2011

This SlideShare presentation from the Agile Institute presents the concept behind Technical Debt and the differences behind quality debt, design debt, and testing debt.

Technical … read more