The importance of power in the healthcare industry extends beyond the traditional uptime requirements of other economic sectors; within hospitals and other medical applications, power represents the true lifeblood of operations. While just a few seconds of downtime can cost a business hundreds of thousands of dollars, in the medical world, a power loss can […]
TVSS – What is it? & Why do I need one?
What is a TVSS? While much attention is given to the need to safeguard critical systems against power outages, the fact of the matter is, it doesn’t take a complete blackout to wreak havoc on sensitive electronic equipment. In fact, a wide range of power anomalies can cause significant damage to your equipment. One ongoing […]
Emergency vs Standby Generator: What’s The Difference?
Although the use of generators as a backup power source during power losses is commonly recognized, many people mistakenly interchange the terms “emergency generator” and “standby generator” when describing the equipment relied upon to safeguard critical facilities and processes. In fact, emergency generators are classified quite differently than standby systems. While both emergency and standby […]
What Causes a Power Outage
What Can Cause a Power Outage for Your Business? From brief power disruptions that throw a wrench into our daily routines to widespread, prolonged grid failures, the experience of losing electricity has become a common occurrence across the U.S. When the power goes out, the effects can range from minor inconvenience (think no TV or […]
Power Outage Procedures for Businesses
In an era where reliance on electricity has never been more critical, even a momentary blip in power can trigger serious ― and extremely expensive ― consequences for your business. From equipment damage to data loss to wounded reputation, the effects of downtime can take a significant toll on any organization. Those that lack a […]