Technical debt refers to maintenance obligations that software teams accumulate as a result of their actions. Empirical research has led researchers to suggest three dimensions along which software development teams should map their technical-debt metrics: customer satisfaction needs, reliability needs, and the probability of technology disruption.
customer satisfaction, disruptive technology, reliability, software development, software engineering, software maintenance, technical debt
Computer Sciences | Management Information Systems
Information Systems and Management
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
RAMASUBBU, Narayan; KEMERER, Chris F.; and WOODARD, C. Jason.
Managing technical debt: Insights from recent empirical evidence. (2015). IEEE Software. 32, (2), 22-25. Research Collection School Of Information Systems.
Available at: http://ink.library.smu.edu.sg/sis_research/3257
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