No Silver Bullet for Measuring Technical Debt

Gathering substantial Technical Debt can weigh your business down, affecting your business agility and value delivery. To keep Technical Debt on balance we have to be able to measure it. In addition, it is important to separate Technical Debt from Quality Issues, the difference being that Technical Debt is intentional and Quality Issues are not.Continue reading “No Silver Bullet for Measuring Technical Debt”

Is Technical Debt Good?

The term technical debt, seems to cover all manner of sins these days. It is sometimes used, in my opinion, incorrectly as a motivation to adopt new technologies or features. It is also often used to describe any kind of technical quality issue with a product. Ward Cunningham the original author of the term indicatesContinue reading “Is Technical Debt Good?”