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CEG Featured in Healthcare Facilities Today – Critical Power for Smaller Medical Facilities

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 29, 2020

CEG’s expert advice on critical power for smaller medical environments was recently featured in Healthcare Facilities Today Hospital networks have UPS systems and redundancies in place for their facilities and sensitive equipment. In our experience that’s not always the case for some smaller clinics, labs, nursing homes or hospice centers. With equipment manufacturing and shipping…

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New Tech News – Lower TCO, Longer Runtime with New Lithium-ion UPS from Vertiv

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 27, 2020

Vertiv’s new Liebert PS15 Lithium-ion UPS provides Power Protection at the Network Edge You may have heard about new lithium-ion batteries for uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) but been afraid to take the plunge. Lithium-ion is a giant leap forward in UPS battery technology. It offers several advantages over traditional valve-regulated lead acid (VRLA) batteries, including:…

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New Tech News – World’s First 2MW Single Module Lithium-ion UPS

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 21, 2020

Piller Introduces World’s Largest Single-module, Battery-backed UPS With its launch of the UNIBLOCK UBT+ 2000, Piller has the distinction of offering the world’s largest single module battery-backed UPS that’s delivered VRLA and lithium-ion ready. By condensing the multiple paralleled solutions of other technologies into a single unit, the UBT+2000 will cut costs and increase reliability…

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New Tech News – Advanced Console Server Allows for Remote Network Access

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 17, 2020

Avocent ACS8000 Cellular Module Supports Vertiv Infrastructure & Third-party Devices Earlier this month, Vertiv unveiled the latest in IT management technology with the Avocent ACS8000 advanced console server with cellular capabilities. This cellular addition to the ACS8000 family ensures seamless, integrated management of Vertiv and third-party equipment even when no wired network is available. With…

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CEG Addresses Critical Power for Edge Environments in Mission Critical Magazine

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 16, 2020

Edge applications should be driven by business needs. In the latest print edition of Mission Critical Magazine, CEG’s Andrew Graham walks readers through the critical power and airflow considerations to keep in mind once the need for edge infrastructure has been identified. Should we renovate the data center and network room facilities we still have…

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CEG & Upsite Author Row-level Containment Article for Mission Critical Magazine

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 16, 2020

While people quickly navigate to containment when discussing row airflow management, it’s important to note there are other areas in the row that should be addressed when managing airflow at this level. In the second of our four-part article series in Mission Critical Magazine, CEG and Upsite Technologies share data center containment best practices at…

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New Tech News – High Power Density 3-phase UPS

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 9, 2020

9900D Series UPS from Mitsubishi Electric are Ideal for Cloud and Colocation Data Centers. Earlier this year, Mitsubishi Electric announced the release of the 9900D, a line of UPS products designed for the relentless demands faced by today’s cloud and colocation data centers. The 9900D is the smallest modular scalable static UPS yet is capable…

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Is Your UPS Reaching It’s End of Life?

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 3, 2020

Just like a car, Uninterrupted Power Supply life expectancy depends on how long you maintain it. CEG’s lifecycle recommendations and maintenance services will help maximize your UPS investment and ensure business-critical applications are always on. CLICK HERE to learn which Schneider Electric UPS are approaching their end of commercial life and how CEG can be…

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CEG Named to Schneider Electric Certified Service Sales Partner Top 10 List

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 3, 2020

CEG was recently named by Schneider Electric as one of its top Certified Service Sales Partners in 2019. CEG achieved double-digit growth in overall year-over-year service sales, resulting in the Company being ranked 9th out of Schneider Electric’s 48 service sales partners in the United States. CEG also achieved a sales effectiveness score near 100%.…

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CEG Interviewed by Reuters about Data Centers Dealing with Coronavirus

By Elizabeth Peichel | Apr 3, 2020

Coronavirus work-from-home push means long nights, employee health checks for cloud firms The intercontinental spread of a novel coronavirus in recent weeks has many businesses rushing to cloud computing, particularly work-from-home software. How does this affect the health of the data center? CEG was asked by Reuters News Agency how this pandemic is impacting repair…

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