Did you know that two-thirds of downtime events are preventable? But even more interesting is the fact, that one of the main causes for downtime is insufficient UPS maintenance.
But the good news is, that you can take can some easy steps to prevent your data center from potential downtime events. These include scheduled maintenance rules, keeping detailed records, performing regular inspections and many things more.
But the most important thing is to stick to the regular maintenance activities. Jeff Clark, editor for the Data Center Journal, is also of this opinion, and has written a detailed article about how to perform UPS maintenance professionally.
We highly recommend his piece “Seven Tips for UPS Maintenance” for further reading. And we also recommend not only to read but to also adhere to Clarke’s advice. This may safe you from many harm.