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How to Increase Data Center Reliability and Service Delivery through Training

The majority of data center outages are blamed on “human error” stemming from a lack of knowledge or procedural mistake. Inadequate training can lead to a situation where operators are unprepared to respond to an incident and mishandle it. A … read more

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Recommended reading: The Importance of Power Protection in the Food and Beverage Industry

In In a detailed interview, Bruce Bennett, Global Channel Manager, from ABB’s Power Conditioning team, talks to AZoM about why power protection is hugely important to the food and beverage industry. Here is an excerpt: “The physical consequences of power … read more

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Certified: ABB PowerLine DPA UPS is ideal solution for railway applications

ABB PowerLine DPA is now certified according to the European standard EN 50121 (“Railway applications. Electromagnetic compatibility“) and International standard IEC 62236 for fixed power supply installations and apparatus. The series of standards EN 50121-x describes in detail the electromagnetic … read more

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ABB’s single-phase UPS safeguards Swiss Alp railway

ABB’s single-phase UPS, the PowerValue 11 RT, has been selected by private rail operator Rhaetian Railway (RhB) to regulate the power supply for one of Switzerland’s most demanding rail lines. The Bernina Railway runs across the Bernina Pass, which at … read more

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UPS Battery Handbook: The Main Characteristics of UPS Battery Systems

Ever wondered about batteries? What’s the difference between lead-acid, lithium-ion and NiCad? How do you choose an appropriate size of battery? Is it better to completely discharge a battery? Can you recycle a battery? These and many other battery questions … read more

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Modular UPS market is expected to grow very fast

The major drivers of this expected market growth include lower cost, availability of customizable solutions, simplified installation, and integration of new modules. The 101-250 kVA segment is projected to grow at the highest rate during the forecast period, as solutions … read more

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