Category Archives: Reliability

UPS Trends in Small, Medium, and Large Data Centers

Large cloud and colocation providers are increasing sales of high-end UPSs as they continue to expand and build gigantic data centers. According to IHS Markit, the installed base of three-phase UPS systems with an output of more than 500 kVA … read more

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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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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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2017 in rewind: The most read articles in our blog

2017 comes to an end – and we look back one last time: Have a look at the five most-read articles of 2017. (1) ABB introduces PCS120 MV UPS for mega data centers ABB’s next generation of medium voltage UPS … read more

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Video: Solving a data center’s need for rightsizing and simple scalability

In the following video Gadi Has, Director of Operations at Volico Data Centers, takes time out at the 2017 ABB Customer World US event to share how they replaced an aging UPS system with ABB’s Conceptpower DPA 500 to add … read more

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