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Power Backup Requirements in the Medical Industry: Hospitals, Surgical Centers, Doctors Offices, Test Labs

Hospital Hospitals have many uses for power backup.  All major hospitals have backup generators which will provide power during a utility failure for the emergency room, operating rooms, ICU and other critical areas of the hospital.  These are typically large diesel generators which need routine maintenance.  This maintenance should be performed by a trained professional due to the […]

New Power Backup from Liebert

 New Product from Liebert (Vertiv)  ITA2 UPS 8 & 10KVA Three phase Liebert ITA2 UPS Overview 3 phase power in a small package Key Benefits Rack mount or Tower configuration High Power Density Efficient Operation Extended Battery Runtimes Available Easy to configure Power Distribution User Configurable PDU Allows for hardwire or pigtail connections   Easy access to front […]

When Good Batteries Go Bad!

Battery Failure is the most common problem that data center professions face with their physical infrastructure.  With proper maintenance costly down time can be avoided.  Otherwise this can happen: Watch this video of what can and often does happen in the data center-Data Center Fire.  Who needs this kind of delay! Here are other examples […]

Emergency Lighting Inverters

Have your Emergency Lighting Inverters been serviced recently?    Emergency Lighting Inverters ensure safe exit and continuation of critical operations!  Routine service is necessary to make sure they work when you need them! Centralized emergency lighting inverters are used to provide backup power to lighting systems for a minimum of 90 minutes in the event of […]

Atlanta Airport Power Failure

Atlanta Airport Power Outage Closes Airport for Hours! Crowds wait for hours as the airport tries to bring the power and computer systems back up after a facility wide failure. What happened to the redundant system that was installed? The answer appears to be that the “redundant system” still had single points of possible failure.  […]

What Type of UPS Do You Need?

There are several types of UPS systems each with their own unique advantages.  Today we will describe two of the most common. The most small UPS systems, 150 to 3000VA are Line Interactive design.  Larger systems will use an Online design but in many cases both are available.  So which should you have?   Line […]

Service for Data Center Cooling

Data Center Getting Hot?  Regular service for your cooling systems is a must! Why do you need regular service? • To reduce down time! • To ensure systems are working at maximum efficiency • Improve Data Center reliability • To replace disposables, like filters and belts • To head off any potential problems which could […]

UPS Battery Facts

 Are Your UPS Batteries over three years old? Don’t wait-Call Today 800-755-0080 Keep these facts in mind: Batteries are most likely to fail when you need them most, during a power outage! Batteries are much more likely to fail after 3 years of age. Batteries need routine maintenance to provide the best reliability. It only […]

Moving Your Data Center?

  Downsizing, Moving,  going to Colocation? We can make it go smoothly! Infrastructure Services and Consulting Over 20 Combined Years of Data Center Infrastructure Experience Designed, modified and moved Data Centers throughout CA Jobs include small Communication Closets to large Data Centers Click here For a article on Best Practices for Data Center Migration  Services […]