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2016 in rewind: The most read articles in our blog

2016 comes to an end – and we look back one last time: Have a look at the five most-read articles of 2016. (1) ABB introduces a modular UPS for industrial applications up to 120 kVA At Europe’s premier technology trade … read more

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Report: What drives the global industrial UPS market?

Technavio analysts forecast the global industrial uninterruptible power supply (UPS) market to grow at a CAGR of more than 6% during 2017-2021, according to their latest report. The analysts highlight the following four factors that are contributing to the growth … read more

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DCIM: FNT and ABB join forces to improve data center infrastructure management interoperability

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced a new business alliance with FNT, a leading provider of integrated software solutions for IT management, data center infrastructure management and telecommunication infrastructure management worldwide. Decathlon for Data Centers is … read more

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The role of the static switch in supplying continuous power under all conditions

Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) support critical loads by using stored energy during mains power blackouts. But they must also offer protection from electrical noise, spikes and surges as well as overloads and possibly even failures within themselves. In a recently … read more

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Recommended reading: „Making your power infrastructure elastic“

Data centers can be more flexible with an elastic power infrastructure, says Dave Sterlace, global head of data center technology at ABB in a recent interview with DatacenterDynamics. His point of view is: The current emphasis on hardware redundancy doesn’t … read more

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ABB provides power protection solutions to longest railway tunnel in the world

The Gotthard Base Tunnel is roughly 57 kilometers in length, making it the longest railway tunnel in the world. It was built by AlpTransit Gotthard AG, who commissioned Transtec Gotthard as the general contractor for the railway applications. ABB was … read more

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