Your server rack equipment is fragile especially when it comes to power outages, spikes, and surges. The best protection against these powerful problems is a quality Uninterruptible Power Supply or “UPS”. While most customers understand how to purchase a server rack and accessories, power protection can sometimes be confusing and virtually an afterthought. To help […]
Quite possibly the most dreaded time an IT professional can go through. Data Center Downtime. In this infographic from INetU, we take a look at some telling numbers such as the cost per minute, frequent culprits, how long downtime lasts (even for major companies), and how it effects the company both internally and externally. What […]
If a data center manager hasn’t evaluated the overall data center efficiency, where should he begin? The first place to look when finding ways to make your data center more efficient is at the most common culprit – Cooling. More often than not, improvements can be made to better direct airflow and eliminate bypass air, which […]
What are the most common mistakes made when purchasing UPSes? The most common mistake that is made when selecting a UPS is improper sizing. Choosing the appropriate sized UPS can be daunting. Selecting a system that is too large will be a money pit, and selecting one that is too small has the obvious result […]
The Internet, VoIP and wireless networking have changed how we communicate. Many small business owners might not realize however, that these earthshattering technologies have also changed their requirements for power and surge protection.