The UPS and the diesel generator are two devices for keeping a server working if there are troubles with the primary power source - an interruption or unstable current that cannot keep the web server working correctly, for example. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, though it is sometimes called Uninterruptible Power Source as well. The UPS is, basically, a highly effective battery that's connected to the hosting server and to the power network constantly, so in the event of any disturbance, it is already functioning, that permits the hosting server to keep on working without losing any data. The diesel generator is an engine that will power up a whole data center. It does take some time to begin working and it's the UPS that provides this time. These 2 power solutions are a requirement for any facility or hosting company that wants to prevent info loss and hardware damage as a consequence of an unexpected electrical power problem.

UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Hosting

If you host your Internet sites in a hosting account with our company, you'll be able to forget about troubles caused by electrical power outages, due to the fact that, unlike many other providers, we do not keep multiple hosting servers attached to a single UPS. Rather, each and every hosting server which is part of our avant-garde cloud platform features its own UPS device that will be able to keep it working for hours on end. Also, our data centers in the United States, in the United Kingdom and in Australia have numerous generators that boot up for minutes and that will be able to power all of the servers for an extensive amount of time. That way, the overall performance of your Internet sites or their loading speed shall not be affected, so you may enjoy an uninterrupted high-quality web hosting service all of the time.

UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers

The semi-dedicated server accounts that we provide are created inside a state-of-the-art data center in the town center of Chicago and its electric power backup system is amongst the reasons why we are able to afford to guarantee a 99.9% uptime for both the web servers which are part of our advanced web hosting platform and the network that deals with all the traffic to and from them. An individual UPS device is connected to each web server to keep it online until a number of generators kick in. The latter are efficient enough to deliver electricity for the entire facility for several hours with no need to restrict the power consumption or the efficiency of any hosting server or network device, so even in the event that there is a blackout, all of the websites hosted on our platform will still be available without any disruptions and will work at top speed.