aim42 - systematic software evolution and improvement

  • Optimize your software and reduce maintenance cost
  • Control risks, issues and technical debt
  • Organizes patterns and practices in three phases
  • Free and open-source
  • Grounded in practice , proven approaches, backed by serious research

  • See the online aim42 method guide for details


find problems, risks, deficiencies and technical debt within your system and your development process.

Understand root-causes of problems.
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estimate „value“ of problems, issues and their remedies, prioritize.

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systematically improve code and structures, reduce technical debt, remove waste and optimize.
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  • proven patterns and practices.
  • simple to use
  • integrates nicely with arc42 approach
  • technology-neutral
  • supported by innoQ


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