• Requirement

    If system component failures are detected:

    1. Ensure that the standby components are successfully and transparently installed within [Assignment: organization-defined time period]; and
    2. [Selection (one or more): Activate [Assignment: organization-defined alarm]; Automatically shut down the system; [Assignment: organization-defined action]].
  • Discussion

    Automatic or manual transfer of components from standby to active mode can occur upon the detection of component failures.

More Info

  • Title

    Predictable Failure Prevention | Standby Component Installation and Notification
  • Family

    System and Information Integrity
  • NIST 800-53B Baseline(s)

    • Related NIST 800-53 ID

    NIST 800-53A Assessment Guidance

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