Got Archeosclerosis? An interesting whitepaper over at:

Signs that you have a case of "Hardening of the Architecture":

I guess this is one of the reasons to seriously look at an AgileProgramming ? method, combined with a proper (perhaps even automated) Testing framework.

Early intervention keeps productivity levels up. Fortunately, even if the symptoms are in an advanced state, today there are many good remedies available.

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