Maintainability is a system quality aspect characterizing the ease of software maintenance.

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  • article: Maintainability

    In engineering, maintainability is the ease with which a product can be maintained in order to:

    • isolate defects or their cause
    • correct defects or their cause
    • meet new requirements
    • make future maintenance easier, or
    • cope with a changed environment

    In some cases, maintainability involves a system of continuous improvement...

    In software engineering these activities are known as software maintenance...

  • article: Software maintenance

    Software maintenance in software engineering is the modification of a software product after delivery to correct faults, to improve performance or other attributes...

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