UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply or Uninterruptible Power Source. This is a battery used to power your personal computer or a server to prevent the loss of info in case the main power supply fails for some reason or becomes unstable. A diesel generator pretty much self-explanatory. UPSs and generators are widely-used as a backup in data centers to back up the main power source and to ensure the consistent functioning of all the web servers located there. Since the UPS operates at all times, it provides the necessary power for the servers to remain up and running until the generator starts and takes over. Using such a backup is essential for any data center or provider that wants to keep their hardware and information intact in the case of a power surge or outage, since it provides them with lots of time to react until the issue is resolved and the primary power supply is restored.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Hosting
If you host your Internet sites inside a hosting account with us, you'll be able to forget about troubles caused by electrical power blackouts, because, in contrast to various other providers, we don't keep many web servers attached to just one UPS. Instead, every hosting server that is part of our avant-garde cloud platform has its own UPS device that can easily keep it working for hours. Additionally, our data centers in the U.S., in the United Kingdom and in Australia have many different generators that boot up for minutes and which can power all of the web servers for an extensive time period. In this way, the performance of your sites or their loading speed shall not be affected, so you are able to enjoy an uninterrupted high-quality hosting service all the time.