Entries by Damon Gudaitis

Guide to Migrating a .NET Site to Azure

Microsoft generally does a good job of integrating its products and that is mostly true for .NET and Azure. Migrating a .NET site to Azure is relatively easy with a few details that need to be looked after. Here is a step by step guide to migrating to Azure. Open the web site project Before you […]

Technical Debt Questions and Answers with Philippe Kruchten

The following are questions and answers following the Technical Debt: Don’t Go Bankrupt breakfast session with Philippe Kruchten put on by Optimus Information Inc. There is a 52 minute video of the presentation. You can also download the presentation slides on Prof. Kruchten’s site including the substantial reference list. The November 2012 issue of IEEE […]

Technical Debt: Don’t Go Bankrupt

Technical debt is simply defined as software engineering issues that affect future decisions and total cost of ownership. Technical debt ranges from such things as poor code, which is easily detected and fixed, to structural and architectural choices as well as technological gaps. As with regular debt, the cost of technical debt compounds over time; […]