Reliability and its Economic Significance in Electronic Equipment
- Country : Nigeria
- Subject : Electrical and Electronics Engineering
The importance of reliability in almost all areas of human endeavors cannot be over emphasized. The concept of reliability is synonymous with quality of goods and services. This Paper evaluates key parameters of reliability, the importance of reliability predictions, as well as how reliability can be improved by the application of redundancy. Various factors affecting reliability were also considered. It was also observed that reliability predictions in electronics equipment should be paramount in the heart of a design engineer. Reliability is very important in various ways like risk analysis, environmental protection, quality control, optimization of maintenance and operation of equipment and most importantly Reliability is considered as quality of products in engineering designs.