UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply or Uninterruptible Power Source. It is a battery which is used to power some type of computer or a server to prevent the loss of data when the main power supply fails for reasons unknown or becomes risky. A diesel generator pretty much self-explanatory. UPSs and generators are widely-used as a backup in data centers to back up the power and to ensure the consistent operation of all of the servers located there. Since the UPS operates all the time, it offers the necessary power for the machines to remain operational until the generator starts and takes over. Using this kind of a backup is essential for any data center or hosting company that wants to keep their hardware and info intact in case of a power surge or outage, due to the fact that it gives them lots of time to react until the issue is resolved and the primary power supply is restored.

UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Cloud Hosting

We offer you Linux cloud hosting plans in three of the largest sized data centers all over the world. They're based in the USA, in the UK and in Australia. Given that data security and hosting server uptime are our priorities, the 3 facilities have a few backup systems against electric power outages. Several diesel generators can keep the web servers operational for hours or even for several days and each and every machine that is part of our cutting-edge cloud platform provides its own enterprise-class UPS to keep it functional until the generators begin working. This setup is among the reasons why we can ensure a 99.9% web server and network uptime, so if you host your Internet sites within a shared account with our company, you'll enjoy a fast and remarkable service and never having to worry about any disturbances due to electric power outages.

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

If you order a semi-dedicated server account from us, it will be created on a cutting-edge hosting platform in a data center with a superb infrastructure. The Chicago-based facility uses an individual UPS for each and every server or network switch located there to make certain that the proper functioning of any device shall not be interrupted until effective generators start providing the required electrical power. The latter can easily power the entire center for a very long time without the need to turn off any machines, so each of the websites hosted on our servers will continue to work at max speed and without any effect on their capabilities. These electric power backup options allow us to guarantee that a potential outage will never be a reason for your sites to go offline or to have minimized functionality.