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New Tech News – RLE Wi-Fi Environmental Sensors

By Elizabeth Peichel | May 4, 2021

New Wi-Fi Sensor Options allow for easy deployment, immediate insight into any facility. The need to monitor spaces and environmental conditions within a facility is more important than ever, and demand for that capability has gone way beyond data centers. RLE Technologies is addressing this need with new sensor options that capitalize on the fact…

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CEG Airflow Best Practices Featured in Engineered Systems Magazine

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 30, 2021

CEG in the news! In the November, 2020 issue of Engineered Systems Magazine, CEG and Upsite Technologies shared their best practices for managing airflow at the room level without busting your budget. “While data center cooling is a science in its own right and can be quite complex, it can be boiled down to what…

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New Tech News – Schneider Electric Galaxy VL UPS

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 27, 2021

Galaxy VL is the most compact 3-phase UPS in its class. Scalability and environmentally conscious features make it a smart choice for data centers, industrial facilities. The universe isn’t the only celestial entity that’s continuously expanding! Schneider Electric’s Galaxy of critical power solutions is also growing with its recent introduction of the most compact three-phase…

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Essential Steps to Prepare Your Business for a Prolonged Power Outage

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 21, 2021

It’s that time again. From hurricanes to heat waves, some of the most volatile months of weather are fast approaching and the forecast is clear: businesses must prepare now to ensure they remain productive and operational. While a power outage of any length can be disruptive to operations, having a plan to address long-term power…

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Thinking about a Data Center Career? Your Future’s never been Brighter!

By Mike McClain | Mar 23, 2021

Here at CEG we’re celebrating International Data Center Day because we’re passionate about this industry. While we’re incredibly proud to be a part of this industry’s explosive growth, we’re equally concerned about its future. The industry of data and specifically data centers, has become the “new steel” or “new oil.” Data centers were integral and…

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UPS Systems for Ensuring Power in 911 Call Centers

By Elizabeth Peichel | Mar 15, 2021

Li-ion, Flywheel UPS Systems Provide Seamless Emergency Power that’s Efficient, Environmentally Friendly. When the phrase ‘mission-critical environment’ is used, it’s most often referring to a data center. But the reality is there are many other environments out there that can be considered just as critical. Municipal service facilities such as 911 call centers or emergency…

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Consider Li-ion, Flywheel UPS Systems for Ensuring Power in Smaller Medical Facilities

By Elizabeth Peichel | Mar 3, 2021
CEG provides UPS for smaller medical facilities

When the phrase ‘mission-critical environment’ is used, it’s most often referring to a data center. But the reality is that there are many other environments out there that are just as, if not more, critical. Medical facilities are an excellent example of this. While healthcare facilities of all sizes will have some type of emergency…

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Flywheel UPS Provides Clean, Always-on Power for 3D Printing Facility

By Elizabeth Peichel | Feb 25, 2021
Flywheel UPS for 3D printing facilities

When the phrase ‘mission-critical environment’ is used, it’s most often referring to a data center. But the reality is that there are many other environments out there that are just as critical. Any facility that produces complex engineered industrial parts would an excellent example. But uptime is even more vital for a manufacturer that uses…

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New Tech News – Liebert PSI5 Lithium Ion UPS

By Elizabeth Peichel | Feb 18, 2021
Li-ion UPS for data centers

Li-ion Single Phase UPS provides longer runtime, lowest TCO for edge deployments More and more digital applications are being shifted to the edge of the network, where on-site IT support is limited. But these edge facilities are no less critical than most enterprise data centers and should have the same level of power protection. Lithium-ion…

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VRLA vs. Lithium-ion: Which is Better for Your UPS System?

By Elizabeth Peichel | Feb 9, 2021
CEG offers APC Lithium-ion battery for data centers

VRLA batteries have long been a preferred UPS energy source given their reliability, low initial purchase cost, and management ease. However, with the decreased price of lithium-ion batteries over the past few years, they’re quickly becoming a viable critical power option for data centers and critical environments of all sizes. But despite their rise in…

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