UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator - what is their job and why are they available in data centers worldwide?
The UPS and the diesel generator are two means for keeping a web server functioning in case there are troubles with the main power source - an outage or shaky current that cannot keep the machine working correctly, for instance. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, although it can often be referred to as Uninterruptible Power Source also. The UPS is, basically, a highly effective battery that is connected to the web server and to the power network consistently, so if there is any interruption, it is already operating, which enables the web server to keep on doing the job without losing any data. The diesel generator is an engine which will power up the whole data center. It needs some time to begin working and it's the UPS that gives it this time. These 2 power solutions are a necessity for any facility or service provider that wants to prevent information loss and hardware damage as a result of an unexpected electrical power issue.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Cloud Web Hosting
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in 3 of the major data centers globally. They are based in the U.S., in the UK and in Australia. Since data safety and web server uptime are our priorities, all three facilities have numerous backup systems against electrical power outages. A few diesel generators can keep the web servers functional for hours or even for a couple of days and each machine which is part of our cutting-edge cloud platform has its own enterprise-class UPS to keep it operational until the generators kick in. This setup is one of the reasons why we can promise a 99.9% server and network uptime, so if you host your websites in a shared account with our company, you will take advantage of a fast and outstanding service without worrying about any disruptions due to power outages.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
We have taken all measures to prevent any service interruptions caused by a electrical power interruption, so if you use a semi-dedicated server
account for your websites, you will enjoy a fast and secure hosting service all of the time. Every single hosting server that's part of our custom made platform has an individual UPS to keep it working until a number of powerful enterprise-class diesel generators take over to produce the necessary electricity for all of the devices for as long as necessary. The latter are effective enough to maintain everything up and running at top capacity, so we shall not need to shut down any hosting servers or to use fewer network devices, which could slow the loading speed of your websites or affect their efficiency. This top-notch power setup is amongst the factors behind our 99.9% hosting server and network uptime guarantee, that is valid for all semi-dedicated solutions that we are providing.