Why Things Fail

Just a short note today about a great high level article in Wired magazine. Robert Capps did a nice summary and review of the significance of reliability engineering, product failure and what we can do about it.

And he doesn’t mention MTBF – which is appropriate.

http://www.wired.com/design/2012/10/ff-why-products-fail/all/

Give it a read and share with your network – it may just start a conversation or two that will lead to improved product reliability.

About Fred Schenkelberg

I am an experienced reliability engineering and management consultant with my firm FMS Reliability. My passion is working with teams to create cost-effective reliability programs that solve problems, create durable and reliable products, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce warranty costs.

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