A Survey of Software Professionals

We’re living in the world of Big Code: massive and ever-growing codebases and repositories, multiple languages and file formats, and a wide variety of developer tools. With this increased complexity, it’s no wonder that software development organizations struggle to deliver secure, high-quality software on time.

The Emergence of Big Code report is the first comprehensive look at the state of Big Code today and its impact. The report is based on a 2020 survey, conducted by Dimensional Research, of more than 500 software development professionals across North America.

The report covers:

  • The state of Big Code today
  • How Big Code causes big problems
  • How the complexity of Big Code impacts development organizations and business outcomes

About Sourcegraph

Sourcegraph universal code search empowers all developers to explore, navigate, and quickly understand all their code. Sourcegraph is built for every company; from startups needing a solid foundation for growth, to enterprises with complex security, scaling, and deployment needs.