The UPS and the diesel generator are 2 devices for keeping a web server functional if there are difficulties with the primary source - a disruption or unstable current that can't keep the hosting server working properly, for example. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, though it is frequently referred to as Uninterruptible Power Source as well. The UPS is, in simple terms, a powerful battery that is connected to the hosting server and to the power network consistently, so in the event of any disturbance, it's already working, that permits the hosting server to carry on running without losing any data. The diesel generator is an engine which can power up an entire data center. It needs some time to begin working and it is the UPS which gives it this time. These two power solutions are a necessity for any facility or service provider that wants to stop information loss and hardware damage as a consequence of an unexpected electric power issue.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Cloud Web Hosting
If you order a cloud web hosting
plan from us, you will never need to worry about possible electrical power outages resulting in the loss of precious info, even if you host important websites on our servers. All of the servers that are part of our impressive cluster platform use efficient UPSs that will keep them operational for a long time period - more than enough for several diesel generators to start functioning and take over. The latter are potent enough to keep all the three facilities fully functional for a number of hours and with no limitations, so your websites shall continue to work perfectly and without any delays or restrictions. The electrical power backup is one of the factors behind our 99.9% service uptime guarantee.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
The semi-dedicated server
accounts which we provide you with are created in a state-of-the-art data center in the town center of Chicago and its power backup system is amongst the reasons why we are able to guarantee a 99.9% uptime for both the hosting servers that are part of our highly developed website hosting platform and the network which addresses all the traffic to and from them. An individual UPS device is attached to every hosting server to keep it online until several generators kick in. The latter are powerful enough to deliver electricity for the whole data center for many hours without having to restrict the power consumption or the overall performance of any hosting server or network device, so even if there is a blackout, all of the Internet sites hosted on our platform shall still be available with no disruptions and will operate at top speed.