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Pros and cons of Lithium-ion batteries in UPS

For decades now backup solutions have been powered almost exclusively by the tried-and-true veteran of the industry, valve-regulated lead acid (VRLA) batteries. But in recent years, a new player has been carving a niche in the market. Lithium-Ion batteries, widely used … read more

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Report predicts significant growth for global transformerless UPS market

According to Stratistics MRC, the global transformerless UPS market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 13.4% during 2017-2023. Increasing demand from various industries, raising technological advancements in transformerless UPS, and growing focus on alternate power sources are some … read more

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Demand for battery back-up in data centers : Lithium-ion growing, but lead-acid systems still dominate

Data centers are the major purchasers of lead-based batteries which improve the power quality and provide instantaneous back-up power. This is a rapidly growing market: demand for battery back-up in data centers across North America and Europe will quadruple between … 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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Increase in adoption of modular UPS systems drives global data center UPS market

Market research analysts at Technavio predict that the global data center UPS market will grow steadily during the next four years at a CAGR of more than 9% by 2021. According to the new report “Global Data Center UPS Market … read more

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Recommended Reading: Top Considerations for Addressing Data Center Facilities Management Risks

Stephen Burgess, a consultant with Uptime Institute Professional Services Uptime Institute, has created the “Top Considerations for Addressing Data Center Facilities Management Risks” guide to help world-class IT organizations better understand and address the risks associated with data center facilities … read more

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