Publication Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

3-2015

Abstract

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.

Keywords

customer satisfaction, disruptive technology, reliability, software development, software engineering, software maintenance, technical debt

Discipline

Computer Sciences | Management Information Systems

Research Areas

Information Systems and Management

Publication

IEEE Software

Volume

32

Issue

2

First Page

22

Last Page

25

ISSN

0740-7459

Identifier

10.1109/MS.2015.45

Publisher

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Additional URL

http://doi.org/10.1109/MS.2015.45

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