Technical Debt and the Rewrite-In-Place

My group just finished up a massive year-and-a-half-long rewrite of a major project. I've blogged about events during this project several times before, from a stupid bug and a plea for help to reminding my boss that junior developers are awesome to building the ultimate RestSharp client. But, as of two months ago, we're done with it! It's running in production, and 20k people use it every day. So now, it's finally time to discuss the biggest mistake I made... Read more >