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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


The Economics of Technical Debt

By Frances Lash • June 2, 2015

Ward Cunningham introduced the technical debt metaphor as a method to highlight the potential for higher costs in product development from postponing some work … read more


Technical Debt Folklore – “All technical debt is intentional”

By • December 5, 2012

Some months ago we presented three webinars to Lockheed Martin, IEEE, and Boeing on current research in automated identification of Technical Debt through code … read more


Masterclass: Reducing Technical Debt with Michael C. Feathers

By • November 30, 2012

Working Effectively With Legacy Code

Michael Feathers is hosting a Masterclass on Reducing Technical Debt in London, UK on Tuesday, 26 January and Wednesday, 27 February, 2013.
This Masterclass is aimed to … read more


Ted Theodoropoulos: How to Successfully Manage Technical Debt

By • September 13, 2012

Ted Theodoropoulos on Technical Debt

Welcome to the OnTechnicalDebt Expert Interview Series. This interview focuses on how Technical Debt can be taken on safely and managed successfully – ultimately bridging … read more


Steve McConnell: How to Categorize & Communicate Technical Debt

By • July 30, 2012

Steve McConnell technical debt

Welcome to the OnTechnicalDebt Expert Interview Series. This interview focuses on how Technical Debt can be categorized to help business organizations face the challenges of … read more


Exploring the Concept of Technical Debt

By • April 26, 2012

One of the interesting things about the “Technical Debt” concept is seeing how it evolves and moves forward in the software engineering world. Of … read more