More than 150 default code rules to check against best practices. Support for Code Query over LINQ (CQLinq) to easily write custom rules and query code.
Get Trend Charts about pretty much any code metrics to master the evolution of your application.
Import test coverage data, and make the most of it in the NDepend feature-rich context.
Lines of Code, Cyclomatic Complexity, Coupling, Nesting Depth, Rank, NDepend supports them all (and much more).
Explore how the code is actually structured and shed light on architectural flaws kept secret.
Get rid of dependency cycles between components to achieve higher code maintainability.
Compare two versions of a code base and browse code diff and changes in any way you can think of.
NDepend helps maintaining clean side-effects free code to achieve clean concurrent programming.
Spot too complex code at a glance thanks to unique diagramming capabilities in the .NET world.
Integrate NDepend analysis into your build process and get highly customized and detailed reports to see progression and prevent code quality degradation.
Be warned of potential build process problems before they end up causing friction and pain.
Write your own static analyzer based on NDepend.API, or tweak existing open-sources Power Tools.
Full Visual Studio integration, .NET Reflector support, super fast and lightweight analysis, NDepend is conceived for real-world programmers.