Fault Tolerant Multi Sensor System with High Availability

  • Itshak TkachEmail author
  • Yael Edan
Part of the Automation, Collaboration, & E-Services book series (ACES, volume 7)


This chapter describes and analyzes the ‘Availability module’ of the task allocation system (Fig. 9.1). This chapter presents the reliability design and availability analysis of the system to further optimize system performance in case of sensor failure and to ensure fault tolerant allocation system performance. Availability optimization of the sensors’ operation and comparison of the dual-layer system performance with optimized sensors’ availability to a regular non-optimized dual-layer system was conducted for two system types using Monte Carlo simulations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Rishon LeZionIsrael
  2. 2.Department of Industrial Engineering and ManagementBen-Gurion University of the NegevBe’er ShevaIsrael

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