This is review type is a bit formal as compared to a walkthrough. Mostly technical expert or trained moderator conducts technical reviews. Management or business people do not participate in this review. The motive behind this review to finding some defects as the most expert peer (designer, architect, etc.) participates in meeting. It all depends on the organization how they want to utilize this process. Some take it as informal and few take is as highly formal meeting.
Technical Review Goal
- It makes sure technical things are implemented correct manner.
- Technical concepts are implemented with good practice
- Look out for alternative