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  • n. The ease with which something can be maintained.


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  • Automation scripts are just 'Code' at the end of the day and we can't deny the importance of having high quality of code and best practices adopted for making our automation tests not only readable and easy to troubleshoot but also for long term maintainability.

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  • "The ease of system maintainability translates to high reliability for our customers."

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  • Script# empowers you with a development methodology and approach that brings software engineering, long term maintainability and scalable development approaches for your Ajax applications, components and frameworks.

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  • What is the long-term maintainability of this effort, with updating of materials?

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  • To further exacerbate the issue, web developers also face typical development struggles such as tackling the object / relational impedance mismatch, selecting the most appropriate set of tools - amongst the myriad of available options - to improve productivity, and infusing the appropriate architecture into a project to bring a solution to production quickly while ensuring the long term maintainability of the code.


  • The lesson here is that supporting two different compilers in the same source base is only slightly smarter than supporting two completely separate compilers, and neither is a good choice for long-term maintainability (actually it was three compilers, since ANSI-C was another set of ifdefs - and truth be told it was actually four if we include the / analyze compiler).

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  • Kirk Pepperdine sees writing dumb code and well-structured code as the two keys to performance and long-term maintainability:


  • One of the biggest threats to maintainability is code that's not properly formatted. - The SQL Server blog spot on the web

  • The first bench had listened to substantive arguments for days before delivering an opinion on "maintainability" - which it could have issued in a short order much earlier.

    President Musharraf Makes It Again

  • Tribal Knowledge in Software Engineering - In software engineering we often talk of various ilities such as maintainability, securability, or scalability.



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