UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
Learn more details on UPSs & diesel backup generators and discover why each and every hosting data center includes them.
The UPS and the diesel generator are 2 instruments for keeping a server functional if there are problems with the primary source - a disruption or unstable current that can't keep the hosting server working correctly, for example. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, even though it is oftentimes called Uninterruptible Power Source as well. The UPS is, in simple terms, an effective battery that's connected to the machine and to the electricity network all the time, so if there is any disturbance, it's already functioning, that permits the web server to continue doing the job without losing any info. The diesel generator is an engine that will power up the whole data center. It does take some time to begin working and it is the UPS that provides this time. These two power solutions are absolutely essential for any facility or service provider that wants to prevent info loss and hardware damage as a consequence of an unexpected power issue.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Shared Web Hosting
If you purchase a shared web hosting
package from us, you won't ever need to bother about potential power outages causing the loss of important information, even if you host very important websites on our hosting servers. All of the hosting servers which are part of our impressive cluster platform use effective UPSs that will keep them functioning for a long length of time - more than sufficient for several diesel generators to begin working and take over. The latter are potent enough to keep all of the 3 facilities completely functional for numerous hours and with no restrictions, so your Internet sites will continue to operate flawlessly and with no delays or limits. The power backup is amongst the factors behind our 99.9% service uptime guarantee.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
The semi-dedicated server
accounts we offer are created inside a state-of-the-art data center in the downtown area of Chicago and its electrical power backup system is amongst the reasons why we are able to afford to guarantee a 99.9% uptime for both the machines which are part of our sophisticated web hosting platform and the network that addresses all of the traffic to and from them. An individual UPS unit is attached to every machine to keep it online until a variety of generators kick in. The latter are powerful enough to provide electricity for the entire facility for many hours with no need to limit the power consumption or the efficiency of any server or network device, so even if there is an interruption, all of the websites hosted on our platform shall still be accessible without any interruptions and will perform at top speed.