UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
What is a UPS unit? What precisely a diesel backup generator? Why exactly are they found in every data center?
The UPS and the diesel generator are 2 devices for keeping a web server functional in case there are troubles with the main power source - an interruption or unstable current that cannot keep the web server functional, for instance. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, although it is oftentimes called Uninterruptible Power Source too. The UPS is, basically, an effective battery which is attached to the server and to the power network at all times, so in case of any disruption, it is already functioning, which allows the web server to continue operating without losing any information. The diesel generator is an engine that can power up an entire data center. It does take some time to start working and it's the UPS that gives it that time. Those two power solutions are an absolute necessity for any facility or provider that wants to stop information loss and hardware damage resulting from an unexpected electric power problem.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Website Hosting
If you purchase a website hosting
solution from us, you'll never have to worry about possible power outages resulting in the loss of priceless data, even if you host very important Internet sites on our servers. All of the machines that are part of our impressive cluster platform use effective UPSs that will keep them working for a long length of time - sufficient for a number of diesel generators to start functioning and take over. The latter are effective enough to keep all the 3 facilities completely functional for many hours and with no restrictions, so your websites shall continue to operate perfectly and with no delays or restrictions. The electrical power backup is amongst the components behind our 99.9% service uptime guarantee.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you order a semi-dedicated server
account from our company, it will be created on a cutting-edge hosting platform inside a data center with a fantastic infrastructure. The Chicago-based facility uses a separate UPS for each web server or network switch located there to make certain that the ideal functioning of any unit won't be disrupted until effective generators start supplying the needed electricity. The latter will power the whole data center for quite a while without having to shut down any devices, so all of the Internet sites hosted on our web servers shall continue to function at max speed and with no effect on their functionality. These electrical power backup options allow us to ensure that any outage will never be a reason for your sites to go offline or to have minimized functionality.