Application Controller Redundancy

Whitepaper: Five Considerations when Designing Redundant Automation Systems for Seafaring Vessels

In the Marine Industry, the impact of equipment failure is a uniquely specialized event. Ships at sea, unlike shore-bound physical plants, do not have the luxury of local maintenance and repair operations onboard and must instead carry their own troubleshooting solutions with them. Because of this, what might have been perceived as a small or temporary risk on shore may be perceived as a much more serious concern in the open water.