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Why power factor has to be taken into account when specifying a UPS

When specifying a new UPS, its power rating must be well matched to the job in hand. If the UPS cannot handle the real power and the reactive power consumed by the load an overload situation will quickly develop that … read more

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White Paper: Preventing transformer saturation in static transfer switches

Static Transfer Switches (STS) are essential components in data center power system configurations. Mainly relying on transformers primary side switching, these devices are the bridge between the power sources and the power distribution units. This architecture offers many advantages to … read more

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Video & White Paper: Four approaches to better data center availability

In this Video by ABB North America you can learn how facility managers are finding increased efficiency from Data Center Infrastructure Management software that combines all center control systems within a single unified interface. In this context, we also recommend … read more

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Green Grid White Paper: UPS Savings with Eco Mode

The energy-saving UPS configuration known as “eco mode” has become a viable option to help increase energy efficiency and save costs in the data center, according to The Green Grid, which offers some useful recommendations on implemention in a recently … read more