UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply or Uninterruptible Power Source. It's a battery that is used to power a personal computer or a web server in order to avoid the loss of information when the main power supply fails for some reason or becomes risky. A diesel generator is more or less self-explanatory. UPSs and generators are widely-used as a backup in data centers to back up the main power source and to guarantee the uninterrupted running of all the servers located there. Because the UPS operates constantly, it provides the required power for the web servers to remain up and running until the generator starts and takes over. Using such a backup is critical for any data center or service provider that wants to keep their hardware and information intact in the event of a power surge or outage, because it gives them ample time to react until the issue is resolved and the main power supply is restored.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Website Hosting
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in three of the biggest data centers all over the world. They're based in the U.S., in the UK and in Australia. Considering that data protection and web server uptime are our priorities, all three facilities have a number of backup systems against power outages. A number of diesel generators can keep the hosting servers working for hours or even for a couple of days and each and every machine that's part of our cutting-edge cloud platform provides its own enterprise-class UPS to keep it operational until the generators kick in. This setup is one of the reasons why we are able to promise a 99.9% web server and network uptime, so if you host your sites inside a shared account with us, you shall take full advantage of a fast and outstanding service without worrying about any disruptions due to electric power outages.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting
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accounts within our data center in the town center of Chicago and one of the reasons behind our 99.9% uptime warranty is the superb backup setup the facility offers. Your new account will be set up on our top-notch hosting platform and each one of the servers that are part of it features its own powerful UPS unit which will keep it fully operational at maximum capacity until a few diesel generators take over. The latter can easily keep the whole data center working for a long stretch of time, without any limitations on the amount or the sort of devices which can work, so you will not notice any difference in the functionality or the loading speed of any website which you host there. With our semi-dedicated web servers, you shall have the chance to use a top-quality hosting service with no disruptions of any type.