Electricity is a popular topic when data center operators talk shop. Budgeting for electricity, securing adequate supplies of it and finding ways to use less of it are all common topics of conversation. But ensuring that the power their IT resources rely on is both dependable and clean, sadly, can sometimes be an afterthought.
In an ideal world your IT power supply is clean and dependable but in reality, sags, surges and outages are an unpleasant fact that can damage valuable IT equipment and halt productivity. Thatís why planning and deploying a robust power protection solution is vital. An uninterruptible power system (UPS) is the central component of any well-designed power protection architecture.
In this white paper, Eaton experts give you an introductory overview of what a UPS is, and what kinds of UPSs are available, along with a comprehensive guide to matching the right UPS and accessories to your needs.