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Statistical software for product reliability and lifetime data analysis
- Quality Progress
- August 2022
- Volume 55 Issue 8
- pp. 32-39
- Doganaksoy, Necip, Meeker, William Q., Hahn, Gerald J.
- Siena College School of Business, Loudonville, NY, Iowa State University, Ames IA, GE Global Research Center, Schenectady, NY
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Lifetime data analysis (LDA) is an important step in measuring and improving a product’s performance and reliability. Various statistical software packages can help statisticians with this task. The authors review the general reliability and LDA features of various software offerings and provide recommendations to users.