Cloud Transformation

Addressing Technical Debt

Technical debt is a term borrowed from the world of software development. It refers to the cost of short-term solutions and compromises that are made in order to meet immediate goals, but that ultimately result in a long-term cost to the system’s maintenance and scalability. Technical debt is not limited to software development, and IT infrastructure technical debt is a growing concern for many organisations. This article explores what IT infrastructure technical debt is and the impact it can have.