UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
What is a UPS unit? What precisely a diesel backup generator? Why are they found in every single data center?
The UPS and the diesel generator are 2 devices for keeping a web server functioning if there are difficulties with the primary power supply - a disruption or unstable current which cannot keep the machine functioning properly, for instance. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, even though it is oftentimes referred to as Uninterruptible Power Source as well. The UPS is, in essence, a highly effective battery which is connected to the machine and to the electricity network all of the time, so if there is any disturbance, it is already functioning, which allows the web server to carry on operating without losing any information. The diesel generator is an engine which will power up the whole data center. It does take some time to start working and it's the UPS which gives it that time. These 2 power solutions are an absolute necessity for any facility or service provider that wants to avoid info loss and hardware damage caused by an unexpected electrical power issue.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Shared Web Hosting
If you host your sites within a shared web hosting
account with us, you will be able to forget about troubles caused by electrical power outages, simply because, in contrast to various other providers, we do not keep several servers attached to only one UPS. Rather, each individual web server that is part of our avant-garde cloud platform has its own UPS device which shall be able to keep it working for hours. Additionally, our data centers in the USA, in the United Kingdom and in Australia have numerous generators which boot up for minutes and which will be able to power each of the hosting servers for an extensive stretch of time. In this way, the performance of your sites or their loading speed won't be affected, so you may enjoy an uninterrupted high-quality service all the time.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting
We have taken all measures to avoid any service disturbances caused by a power outage, so if you use a semi-dedicated server
account for your sites, you'll enjoy a fast and secure website hosting service at all times. Every server that's part of our customized platform has an individual UPS to keep it operational until numerous effective enterprise-class diesel generators take over to provide the necessary electricity for all of the equipment for as long as required. The latter are potent enough to maintain everything up and running at optimum capacity, so we shall not have to shut down any web servers or to use a lot less network devices, which could reduce the loading speed of your sites or affect their functionality. This top-notch power setup is one of the reasons for our 99.9% web server and network uptime guarantee, that is valid for all semi-dedicated packages that we are providing.