5 Guidelines for Managing Technical Debt

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5 Guidelines for Managing Technical Debt

Advisor
Posted November 9, 2017 in Agile Product Management & Software Engineering Excellence

Many long-standing problems like technical debt owe their longevity to two factors — not dealing effectively with their causes and not dealing effectively with their resilience. Because what limits our ability to deal with technical debt might not be technical, it is useful to explore possible psychological and political sources of the longevity of the technical debt problem. This Advisor takes a close look at five problem areas and suggests the ­outlines of a program for managing technical debt.