UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply or Uninterruptible Power Source. It's a battery that is used to power your personal computer or a hosting server to prevent the loss of info if the main source of energy fails for whatever reason or becomes unstable. A diesel generator pretty much self-explanatory. UPSs and generators are used as a backup in data centers to back up the power and to guarantee the consistent operation of all of the machines located there. Because the UPS operates at all times, it provides the necessary power for the machines to remain up and running until the generator starts and takes over. Using such a backup is crucial for any data center or provider that wants to keep their hardware and information intact in case of a power surge or outage, since it provides them with plenty of time to react until the issue is resolved and the primary power supply is restored.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Cloud Website Hosting
We offer cloud website hosting plans in 3 of the major data centers worldwide. They're based in the USA, in the United kingdom and in Australia. As data security and hosting server uptime are our priorities, all three facilities have a few backup systems against power outages. A few diesel generators can keep the servers functional for hours or even for a few days and each machine which is part of our cutting-edge cloud platform provides its own enterprise-class UPS to keep it functional until the generators start working. This setup is amongst the reasons why we can guarantee a 99.9% web server and network uptime, so if you host your Internet sites inside a shared account with us, you will take full advantage of a fast and outstanding service and never having to worry about any interruptions due to electrical power outages.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you purchase a semi-dedicated server account from our company, it shall be set up on a cutting-edge hosting platform inside a data center with an incredible infrastructure. The Chicago-based center uses a different UPS for each server or network switch located there to make certain that the ideal operation of any piece of equipment shall not be disrupted until powerful generators start providing the required electricity. The latter will be able to power the entire center for quite a long time without the need to turn off any machines, so all of the sites hosted on our hosting servers will continue to work at maximum speed and with zero effect on their efficiency. These electrical power backup options permit us to ensure that any outage will never be a reason for your Internet sites to go offline or to have lowered functionality.