UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator - what precisely is their job 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 functional if there are problems with the main source - an outage or unreliable current which cannot keep the hosting server functioning properly, for example. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, even though it is frequently called Uninterruptible Power Source also. The UPS is, basically, an efficient battery that's connected to the server and to the electricity network at all times, so in case there is any interruption, it's already operating, that permits the server to continue working without losing any information. The diesel generator is an engine which can power up the entire data center. It does take some time to start working and it's the UPS which gives it this time. These 2 power solutions are an absolute necessity for any facility or service provider that wants to prevent data loss and hardware damage as a result of an unexpected power problem.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Cloud Hosting
If you host your Internet sites within a cloud hosting
account with our company, you will be able to forget about issues caused by electric power blackouts, simply because, in contrast to all kinds of other providers, we do not keep multiple servers attached to a single UPS. Alternatively, each web server that is part of our avant-garde cloud platform has its own UPS device that can easily keep it up and running for hours. Additionally, our data centers in the USA, in the UK and in Australia have many different generators that boot up for minutes and which can easily power all the web servers for an extensive period of time. That way, the features of your sites or their loading speed will not be affected, so you'll be able to enjoy an uninterrupted high-quality service all the time.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting
We provide you with semi-dedicated server
accounts within our data center in the town center of Chicago and among the factors behind our 99.9% uptime warranty is the exceptional backup setup the facility features. Your new account shall be set up on our top-notch web hosting platform and each one of the hosting servers which are part of it provides its own efficient UPS unit that will keep it fully operational at maximum capacity until numerous diesel generators take over. The latter will be able to keep the entire data center functioning for a long stretch of time, without any limits on the amount or the sort of devices which can work, so you will not notice any difference in the general performance or the loading speed of any Internet site which you host there. With our semi-dedicated servers, you will have the ability to use a top-quality hosting service with no interruptions of any sort.