Maintenance. The art of {not} wasting your time

Everyone likes to talk about new features and capabilities. However, talking about supporting these features in the long term is often a taboo subject. In this session, we will talk about how to build DevOps and SRE software that can stand the test of time and discuss real world examples of continuous improvements over s/w lifespan

You will learn:

  • Steps to take to reduce maintenance efforts and improve codebase support
  • How to balance maintenance of existing s/w while innovating and adding new features
  • Importance of consistency to the long term health of the project
  • Correlation of unit test coverage with code maintainability



Vadim Uchitel

Vadim Uchitel, Team Lead and Subject Matter Expert (backend), Fetch Rewards

Vadim Uchitel is a software engineer with over 25 years of software development experience and several M.S. degrees. He