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But are we really any wiser about what technical debt actually is? Can we use these definitions to point to something and say “There it is! That! That is the technical debt”?
To get to the bottom of all this I’m going to go back to the source.
Technology products cannot afford to stay still, the landscape is constantly evolving and there comes a point where they creak at the seams, no longer run well in modern environments and end up in painful need of major surgery.
What do you do at this point?