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Digital Transformation: Challenges and Opportunities in Reliability Engineering
IIoT, Industry 4.0, Digital Transformation are all concepts organizations now use to transform their business models. So, what do these terms mean to you? How is the Digital Transformation altering the Reliability Engineering field and your current role? Are there new challenges being presented by these initiatives, or more opportunities in people, tools and processes?

The Benefits and Challenges of Using Big Data to Ensure Product Durability
Durability issues can occur in service and can be due to various causes however, most of the problems are related to the way the equipment is operated. That is why a good understanding of the loading information is crucial. The falling cost of sensors, data storage and emerging technology of IIoT enables one to capture usage data easily. However, such action introduces some challenges such as: what to do with the data? How to cope with the amount of data? And finally, how to turn this huge amount of data into actionable information?