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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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VIDEO – Safely Preparing Your Facility for Re-entry

By Elizabeth Peichel | Feb 2, 2021
CEG CAPRE webinar on biometric access control

Did you miss our recent webinar on safely preparing your facility for employee and visitor re-entry? You’re in luck, you can watch it here! As American life attempts to return to normalcy in conjunction with the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, many commercial buildings are attempting to reopen. But reopening a safe and effective manner is no…

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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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