Spacecraft and IT systems fail for the same reasons

In SOHO MISSION INTERRUPTION FAILURE INVESTIGATION, I read the fascinating postmortem of the near-loss of the SOHO observatory due to what can only be described as basic operational process fails. (The craft was later spectacularly recovered)


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.funkypenguin.co.nz/postmortem/Spacecraft-and-IT-systems-fail-for-the-same-reasons/