Prevent Downtime at Your Facility

cost of downtime

The cost of downtime at your facility may be more than you think. In addition to the losses in productivity, downtime can also mean lost data, increased stress for your team, and wasted resources during the recovery process, among other detriments. When an outage occurs, it is important to understand how to react quickly and… Read More

When To Use the Eaton 93E UPS

When to Use the Eaton 93E UPS

The Eaton 93E Lithium-Ion UPS is built as a traditional single module UPS system. However, it has many advanced capabilities for today’s high demand uptime environments.   Configured as a 20kVA< 30kVA, 40kVA or 60kVA, the standard unit runs internal at 208v/240 3phase. There are options cabinets to arrive 480v power to the unit. It is… Read More

What is the Difference Between Watts and Volt-Amperes for UPS Systems?

difference between watts and volt-amperes for UPS systems

Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems are often integrated into electrical networks to minimize the risk of power supply failure. Found in a multitude of locations, unique UPS systems have been designed to fit specific industries best. For example, Military Specification (MIL-SPEC) UPS systems are utilized in military circumstances, while Industrial UPS systems are best for… Read More

Eaton 9390 and 9395 UPS Systems; Redundancy Applications

Eaton 9390 & 9395 Redundancy Applications

When the Eaton 9390 and 9395 model UPS Systems came along to replace the legacy Powerware – Eaton 9315 model UPS, it was a major step forward in technology and footprint. The new 9390 models can be assembled to provide parallel redundancy up to 160kVA, N+1. Or, two 160kVA systems with a Tie Cabinet and… Read More

UPS for Industrial Applications: How to Choose the Best High-Quality Systems For Your Facility

How to choose the best UPS for industrial Applications

Industrial facilities today can withstand less power disturbance than industry of the past. The new industrial facility has Variable Frequency Drives (VFD), Computer Robotics, and more intricate computer driven processes such as 3D printing. Accordingly, the need for high quality power systems has become more important than ever. Below, we’ll cover how to choose the… Read More

Effective UPS Maintenance Strategies for Ideal Data Center Performance

According to industry surveys conducted by Gartner, data center downtime can cost you as much as $5,600 per minute, or nearly $350K per hour. Are these losses something you can afford? Are they something you want to deal with? As an important resource we depend upon, protecting the optimal functionality of your data center is… Read More

The 6 Best Small Industrial UPS Systems

Small industrial UPS systems

Popular with industrial facilities due to their unique ability to protect against both power inconsistencies and full-scale outages, a UPS system may be exactly what you need. However, whether you’re looking for your office or smaller industrial facility, choosing the best small industrial UPS system for your needs can be a challenging prospect. To help… Read More

Watts vs VA for Sizing an Industrial UPS System

The importance of our network of IT and other equipment cannot be overstated. Yet with an increasingly delicate power grid, combined with escalating power consumption of IT equipment, the stability and reliability of that network is constantly in jeopardy. Consequently, the value of UPS (uninterruptible power supplies) is on the rise for industrial applications, businesses,… Read More

UPS System Buying Guide

If you are just starting your UPS system purchase process, it can be overwhelming to sift through all the content, regulations, rules, runtimes, and everything else necessary to ensure you are making the correct purchase. To assist you, we have compiled this UPS buying guide to outline a few of the most important factors to… Read More

Eaton BladeUPS vs. Vertiv EXM

eaton blade ups vs vertiv exm

Today’s smaller computer rooms with fluctuating loads or growing load environments often do not need large capacity UPS systems right away. The BladeUPS system from Eaton provides this low up-front cost and flexibility. The 12kW UPS and battery modules provide a stackable solution that saves space and money. In the content below, we will compare… Read More

Eaton 5PX: Best Single-Phase UPS for Retail Point-of Sale Systems

eaton 5px best single phase ups for retail pos

The Eaton 5PX is a stand-out product for the Eaton line. 5PX systems line up and compare similarly to the APC Smart-UPS (SU model) and Vertiv (formerly Liebert) GXT models. However, they offer some increased flexibility for management of load centers, connectivity, and overall use for retail store environments. Benefits of the Eaton 5PX System… Read More