How to explain technical debt in plain English.
What exactly is technical debt? When discussing your organization’s technical debt – and possible changes to it – with various audiences, you need to articulate the key issues in plain terms. Skuid chief technology officer, Mike Duensing, weighs in on how to do that in a recent Enterprisers Project article. Read the full article here.
Technical debt – or code debt – is the consequence of software development decisions that result in prioritizing speed or release over the most well-designed code. It is often the result of using quick fixes and patches rather than full-scale solutions…When you have too much tech debt, your team ends up spending all of its time repairing shortcuts and can’t spend time on new, revenue-building projects.