New research from CAST shows that legacy prevails; Agile is not the silver bullet it was promised to be
New York – June 20, 2018 – CAST, the leader in Software Intelligence, today announced new research evaluating the impact of application age on software performance and business outcomes. The Software Intelligence Report on Application Age identifies two primary outcomes of old vs. new software that’s still in use today:
Older applications are far more likely to impact service continuity in the event of a production failure. Over 75% of applications from the 1980’s have a critical impact on business operations if they go down, compared to just under 50% of those written in this decade.
The shift toward Agile development...