Technical debt: from source to mitigation
Proceedings of the 2013 companion publication for conference on Systems, programming, & applications: software for humanity (SPLASH '13)
By Bill Opdyke, Alexandra Szynkarski, Dennis Mancl, Ipek Ozkaya, Judith Bishop, Junilu Lacar, Pradeep Kathail, Steven Fraser
Issue Date:October 2013
The term "Technical Debt" was coined over 20 years ago by Ward Cunningham in a 1992 OOPSLA experience report. Ward used "Technical debt" to describe the trade-offs be-tween delivering the most appropriate - albeit likely immature - product, in the shortest...