A digital twin works as a bridge to connect the physical and the virtual world for a process, product or service. It is a digital replica of a living or non-living physical entity. With the development of IoT, a digital twin can constantly accumulate data and mutually transfer the information with the physical body during the life cycle of the system.
The object of the digital twin is to analyze data and monitor systems in order to head off problems before they occur, prevent downtime, develop new opportunities and even plan for the future.
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