UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator - what is their role and why are they available in data centers all around the world?
The UPS and the diesel generator are 2 devices for keeping a web server operational if there are troubles with the main power source - a disruption or unstable current that cannot keep the hosting server functional, for instance. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, though it is oftentimes called Uninterruptible Power Source also. The UPS is, basically, a highly effective battery that is attached to the machine and to the electric power network consistently, so in case of any blackout, it's already working, which allows the web server to keep on running without losing any data. The diesel generator is an engine that can power up an entire data center. It needs some time to start working and it is the UPS which provides that time. Those two power solutions are a necessity for any facility or hosting company that wants to prevent info loss and hardware damage as a result of an unexpected power issue.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Shared Web Hosting
If you get a shared web hosting plan from our company, you will never need to worry about potential electric power outages causing the loss of precious information, even if you host important sites on our web servers. All the machines which are part of our revolutionary cluster platform use efficient UPSs that will keep them operational for a long time period - more than enough for a lot of diesel generators to begin operating and take over. The latter are effective enough to keep each of the 3 facilities completely functional for several hours and with no limits, so your Internet sites shall continue to work perfectly and without any delays or limits. The electric power backup is among the factors behind our 99.9% service uptime guarantee.