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Is is Time to Replace My UPS System?

By Rob Huttemann | Jan 19, 2021

UPS Systems are the heart of your critical infrastructure. They condition, monitor, and filter incoming utility power, and when the power goes out, the UPS system supports the load itself with internal batteries. They are sensitive pieces of technology that contain hundreds of parts, including capacitors, batteries, and controls, all working together. These systems ensure…

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Rightsizing Your UPS System? Here’s What You Need to Know.

By Rob Huttemann | Jan 19, 2021

There are many factors when selecting the right size UPS for your environment. If a UPS is too large for the application, you end up allocating more money and physical space upfront than necessary. UPS systems are more efficient the closer they operate to their rated capacity. But if a UPS is too small for…

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New Tech News – Eaton Ferrups FX UPS

By Elizabeth Peichel | Jan 5, 2021

Rugged, single-phase UPS is designed for industrial power infrastructures, harsh environments The Ferrups FX UPS supports extended runtime and provides rugged, IIoT-ready protection for industrial power infrastructure. This updated and revitalized edition is ideal for harsh power environments where traditional uninterruptible power supply models are susceptible to power surge events. Oil and gas Military deployments…

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VIDEO: CEG Leads CAPRE Webinar on Safe Reopening Strategies – Biometrics, Remote Monitoring

By Elizabeth Peichel | Dec 22, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has halted many aspects of American life. However, in a return to normalcy in conjunction with the vaccine rollout, many commercial buildings are attempting to reopen. The steps for a safe reopening of commercial assets is no easy task. On Tuesday, December 15, CEG and CAPRE hosted an in-depth webinar on this…

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New Tech News – EcoStruxure IT Expert API

By Dave Kovacs | Dec 9, 2020

Schneider Electric Simplifies Management of Distributed IT Infrastructure at the Edge Schneider Electric is always looking to add value and functionality to its EcoStruxure IT platform. Early in 2020, we saw the launch of the monitoring and dispatch services to manage distributed IT. Most recently, the company has introduced a new public API to further…

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New Tech News – Vertiv’s Liebert Trinergy Cube UPS

By Kevin Duffy | Nov 13, 2020

Vertiv Introduces its most Flexible Modular UPS to North American Data Centers Full disclosure, Vertiv’s latest critical power solution – the Liebert® Trinergy™ Cube UPS – isn’t exactly new. It’s been at the forefront of intelligent, modular power protection around the world for several years, with more than one million kilowatts of power installed worldwide. But having…

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CEG Solidifies Position as Trusted Data Center Industry Resource with Continuing Education Course

By Elizabeth Peichel | Nov 13, 2020

Mission Critical Magazine selects CEG’s Containment Best Practices content for Airflow Management course. Data Center Professionals can receive credit toward maintaining licenses, credentials.   Critical Environments Group℠ (CEG), a leading provider of infrastructure optimization solutions for data centers and mission critical facilities, is pleased to announce that the Engineering+Mechanical Systems Continuing Education Center has developed a course based on…

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Six Steps for Effective Real-time Monitoring across Hybrid IT

By Elizabeth Peichel | Nov 13, 2020

Infrastructure monitoring can span multiple stakeholders, data center sites and metrics. Use the five W’s to establish a comprehensive monitoring strategy.   *This article was authored by Jessica Lulka and originally appeared on TechTarget’s SearchDataCenter news site. Click HERE to read the original article. For data center operations, it can be difficult to suss out…

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New Tech News – RLE Technologies Grommet for Data Center Raised Floors

By Dave Kovacs | Oct 28, 2020

New Grommet Provides Immediate Airflow Improvements and ROI for Mission Critical Facilities With its acquisition of Triad Floors in 2017, RLE added a new level of diversity to its data center and mission critical facility solutions. They’ve now expanded upon their robust raised floor and containment product portfolio with the launch of their own line…

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CEG Authors Biometric Access Control Article for 7×24 Exchange Magazine

By Elizabeth Peichel | Oct 28, 2020

As the country slowly starts to reopen, strict disinfecting protocols are being used to sanitize touch-based access control technology like fingerprint and palm readers, touchscreens and keypads. But ongoing disinfection is a short-term solution. The fact is that no one will ever want to touch publicly used access control equipment again. It’s this insurmountable challenge…

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