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Resources to help facility and property management professionals run more efficient buildings and facilities. The archive for UPS articles.


5 Steps In Evaluating UPS For Power Protection

Whether looking at battery systems or flywheel energy storage, uninterruptible power supply systems are essential to facility operations.

An Option For Backup Power: UPS-as-a-Service

Active Power flywheel provider and Burland Energy SA have partnered to provide facility operators another approach to backup power.

Data Center Decisions: Build, Buy, Or Lease?

The decision may rest on factors such as available capital, timeline, and degree of desired control.

Six Benefits To Power Quality Monitoring

Compromised power quality can have costly repercussions for facilities and their core businesses.

Data Center Trends: Monitoring Data Centers

Paramount to their operation is keeping tabs on power supply.

High Tech Case Study: Fitting In

Bringing a new data center online in less than three months called for a coordinated, creative approach.

FM Issue: Signature Perimeter Security

Security directors from two signature buildings (one in Chicago and another in Philadelphia) explain how they secure their buildings’ perimeters. A bonus article explains the important role of lighting in perimeter security.

FM Issue: Power Reliability For Facility Managers

Keeping electricity demands "current" can be a challenge. A sound strategy wil go beyond making sure the lights stay on.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Extended Battery Runtime From Falcon Electric

Wide temperature rated batteries provide long backup runtimes for equipment operating in harsh environments.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: UPS Precautions

What precautionary measures can be put in place to minimize data loss when UPS systems trip?

The Facility Technologist: High Tech Buildings Are Only As Productive As Their Backup Power

Columnist Tom Condon explains how facilities fall dangerously silent during outages if reliable emergency power is not made available.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: SSG Series UPS From Falcon Electric

Falcon Electric, Inc., an Irwindale, CA manufacturer of Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPSs) and power conversion products, has obtained UL (Underwriters Laboratory) listing for its...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: "Model ES" UPS By Controlled Power

This new unit provides conditioned, continuous backup power to facility managers' mission critical applications.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: FirstLine 924 UPS

This three-phase Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) from Staco Energy Products provides computer grade power quality for virtually any lighting system.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: MGE Galaxy EPS 8000

The new uninterruptible power supply (UPS) from APC by Schneider Electric is designed to meet the needs of many environments.

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View this free webinar video and learn why it's imperative that IoT connected systems be protected from a very real threat facing facilities within any industry, from industrial to commercial: loss of power and power-related disturbances.

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