Maximize the Value of Your Software
In the world of software M&A the idea of conducting Technical Due Diligence before purchasing or investing in a software company is a critical and mandatory step.
If you are building a SaaS company with the idea of either raising external capital to continue growing or eventually being acquired by a larger competitor, you need to always keep in mind that the internals of how your software was built will be an important component of any future investor’s due diligence process.
Understanding what these potential investors or buyers are looking for is important; however, good architecture and software design practices will also pay big dividends in the internal operations of any company.
This is a sizable double benefit for something that can be built into the software development process from the get go.
Below you will find some interesting resources discussing the current thinking and best practices around the area of Technical Due Diligence.