Posts tagged as UPS

UPS built to withstand the outdoors

PowerMan has launched an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) for outdoor use with communications equipment, but also suitable for use with networking, traffic control, and security equipment. The UPS provides a pure sine wave output from the inverter, in addition to spike and surge protection (Class C) and has voltage regulation built in. It offers a […]

Hot swappable series

Power+ is a state-of-the-art modular UPS system said to be based on true on-line battery topology. Its modular design makes scalability simple; its high power density provides the benefits of a small footprint and low heat dissipation. Its management and communication capabilities include remote monitoring and control over the internet or via cellphone, and a […]

Power protection

Information from ABB Industrial automation has reached very high levels of sophistication. Plants, including automobile manufacturing units, chemical factories and semiconductor fabs, now house some very advanced technology which require a robust and continuous public power grid.  Unfortunately, the grid is susceptible to unpredictable and erratic variation and interruption. Download the PDF document

New 3-phase UPS systems for data centres

Tripp Lite has introduced a new line of high-capacity 3-phase UPS systems, the SU80KX2, SU100KX2 and SU120KX2 are designed to protect critical systems, eliminate downtime and lower costs in data centres and other high-density applications. With advanced features like ideal power output, modular architecture and parallel capabilities, the company’s new UPS systems provide powerful, cost-effective […]

Evaluating battery performance

Information from Hioki Secondary and rechargeable batteries are critical to our daily lives. In this article we discuss how to evaluate the performance of batteries during R &D, manufacturing and while in service. Fig 1: Types of polarisation. As personal mobile devices become our primary form of communication, backup power such as an uninterruptable power […]

Effect of UPS on system availability

by Neil Rasmussen, Schneider Electric This article explains how system availability and uptime are affected by AC power outages and provides quantitative data regarding uptime in real-world environments, including the effect of UPS on up time. The data includes the effects of power outage frequency and duration, the restart behaviour of the equipment, and factors […]

Intelligent Power Software

Information from Eaton   Intelligent Power Software is a suite of productivity tools for power management from Eaton. It greatly simplifies the supervision of power conditions and devices in today‚Äôs enterprise environment, scaling effortlessly from local area networks with a few UPSs and ePDUs to the most critical virtualised data centres.   Administrators will value […]

Upgraded UPS now on market

PSS Distributors has introduced the new upgraded M series UPS to the market. With its sleek design these on-line UPSs are said to provide the best protection for your expensive equipment. Double conversion technology ensures that you at all times receive a constant voltage on the output, cleaning out surges, dips, spikes, high and low […]