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Kabue Charles
Kabue Charles

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Does automated testing reduce the technical debt in your team?

I have observed that automated have contributed to reducing the technical debt in my projects by allowing new or junior developers to get set up quickly; from debugging, developing new features, fixing bugs to publishing the code to production, with little or no effort.

Whats your experience?
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Paul Rumkin

For me tests don't reduce the debt itself but It reduce unexpected time loss. And thus make development management more predictable.

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Kabue Charles Author • Edited

true, a lot of time is saved... it however saves a lot more time for new devs