Vertiv expands software portfolio for centralised monitoring and control of UPS

Vertiv, formerly Emerson Network Power, has released an updated version of Trellis Power Insight, a data centre management application delivering widespread, centralised monitoring and control of...

Schneider Electric and Interxion partner to deliver new Dublin data centre

Interxion and Schneider Electric have partnered to deliver the DUB3 data centre, located at Grange Castle in west Dublin, a 2,400sq metre single-storey, fully concurrent...

Energy storage and flexibility: key to resilience in uncertain times?

While a UPS is sufficient to deal with short-term power failures, the installation of a behind-meter-battery could deliver far greater value to mission critical...

Using analytics to tackle outage risks

Nlyte Software’s Enzo Greco speaks to Louise Frampton about the role of artificial intelligence in the wake of an Uptime Institute survey which found...

Bender videos explain how to deal with high resistance grounded systems

Bender has just completed a new films series under the heading “easily explained” – featuring three short clips that deal with high resistance grounded...

Power distribution at the rack level

With a huge demand for computing devices, particularly enterprise servers that are generally housed in data centres or co-location facilities, and a commensurate rise...

Power only half the story as volatility hits energy bills in 2016

Wholesale power prices declined for 2015 with anticipated softening into 2016. Yet bills are expected to rise and the market to become increasingly volatile....

Telecoms provider uses fuel cell for long-duration back-up

GenCell Energy, an Israel-based manufacturer of fuel cell energy solutions, announced that a Tier One telecom provider has deployed its first GenCell G5 hydrogen...

Centiel to Grow UK market share with acquisition of MPower UPS

Swiss-based UPS manufacturer, Centiel SA, has acquired MPower UPS in a move to significantly increase its UK market share. Earlier in 2017, MPower joined...

How IP House delivers on uptime goals

IP House provides high performance colocation data centre services to customers for whom uptime and availability are essential. Adopting a pay-as-you-grow approach to deployment,...

What needs to be done to ensure resilience and efficiency of UPS technologies?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJ7J6TUJIdI   As data centres comprise a high proportion of an organisation’s power consumption, and UPSs are major components within them, optimising UPS efficiency can...

Smartgrid transition: Virtual power plants and how large firms will have to work with...

Sponsored: ABB technology strategy manager Peter Jones outlines how the power grid is changing and what that means for large companies in terms of...

Crestchic Loadbanks provides Pakistani port with a solution to regenerative power

The container shipping industry is an ever-growing, fast-paced environment, and power infrastructure cannot always grow in-line with power requirements.  For this reason, many container...

Guidance issued on maintaining UPS

In a data centre, the UPS acts as the first line of defence, protecting against a range of power problems – from voltage spikes...

E.ON integrates Fraport AG emergency power generators into virtual power plant

E.ON's virtual power plant continues to grow. Four emergency power generators for Fraport AG are now linked to E.ON's energy platform. This means that,...

‘Green IT?’ Why wouldn’t you make a data centre operate as efficiently as possible?

  Sponsored post: Is ‘Green IT’ just another buzz phase within the technology stratosphere? With the industry rapidly evolving, the number of interpretations of...

Cloud-enabled UPS for remote edge computing environments

Schneider Electric has announced the availability of Smart-UPS with APC SmartConnect in the UK and Ireland. The solution is claimed by the company to be the...

Smart grids take centre stage at DCW 2019

What are data centres going to look like in the future and what will this mean in terms of power? Riello UPS’s General Manager,...

What lies beneath the sheath?

Julie Banks, UK sales manager at Nexans, discusses how it is everyone’s responsibility to establish if the cables they are using really are fit...

Beware of the dangers posed by arc flashes

An arc flash is among the most dangerous risks on any work site. Mark Lant from arc flash specialist ProGARM explains how you can...