From the IBM Dictionary of Computing, ISBN 0070314896 The ease with which maintenance of a functional unit can be performed in accordance with prescribed requirements.
Another variant: Maintainability is the ease with which a software system or component can be modified to correct faults, improve performance or other attributes, or adapt to a changing environment.
See also Maintenance Hook
Category Maintenance Category Developer Productivity
( Topic last updated: 1999.10.08 07:27:41 AM )