The remote site locations of the SKA Telescopes place emphasis on availability, failure identification and fault isolation. This paper discusses the use of Failure Analysis and a Support Database to design a Support and Maintenance plan for the SKA Telescopes. It also describes the use of modelling to develop an availability dashboard and performance metrics.
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Corrie Taljaard, "Operational modes, health, and status monitoring," Proc. SPIE 9911, Modeling, Systems Engineering, and Project Management for Astronomy VI, 99110E (18 August 2016);