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Recommended reading: The upside & downside of dual bus power

UPS Ltd has released a white paper that provides a in-depth analysis of dual bus power, considering its history, growth and purpose. Based on research from The Uptime Institute, the paper reviews the major upsides of dual bus power; enhanced … read more

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Tier Classification: The Role of UPS

Developed by The Uptime Institute, the Tier Classification and Performance Standard defines four levels of availability for a complete site, ranging from the basic Tier l to Tier lV, which describes the highest possible data processing availability (more here). Tier … read more

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How to be prepared for future regulations for UPS in the European Union

The world‘s data center electricity consumption has reached 3% of the total, and that share is growing. UPSs create one of the largest power losses within data centers. Accordingly the European Commission is introducing legislation to reduce UPSs’ environmental impact … read more

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Modular UPS Market worth 2.5 Billion USD by 2020

According to a new market research report, “Modular UPS Market by Solution Type (10-100 kVA, 101-250 kVA, 251-500 kVA, Above 501 kVA), Service Type (System Integration and Professional), Vertical Type, and Region (NA, Europe, APAC, LA and MEA) – Global … read more

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White paper: Reliability of uninterruptible power supplies

The primary objective in the implementation of a UPS system is to improve the reliability to the limits of technical capability, the ultimate aim being to totally eliminate the possibility of any disturbance or downtime. The reliability of state-of-of-the-art UPS … read more

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ABB UPS technology going underground in Finland

A case study on providing UPS technology to Ficolo’s 8,500 square meter underground data center in Ulvila. Finland has an affordable, stable and secure electricity supply, as well as a safe, predictable political climate. Along with favorable legislation, this makes Finland … read more

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