Companies spend millions every year on research, operations, and other critical functions. But a company’s most valuable asset is its workforce. This infographic from Antea Group pinpoints some common risks for data centers specifically, including preventing hazards caused by arc flash and poorly maintained UPS systems and batteries.
Arc Flash is an often-heard buzzword in the industry, but what does it mean and how does it affect your facility? In this easy guide, we’ll cover the basics that you’ll need to ensure that you are not only compliant, but also providing a safe environment for your employees, vendors and customers.
On a recent maintenance service visit, a client asked us, “What do I need this UPS system for, anyway? We already have a generator.”
If you’re unfamiliar with UPS systems, this is a logical question. What does a business really need a UPS for if they have a generator that will kick on if there’s a power outage? For any organization with mission-critical power needs, a UPS not only provides an uninterruptible power supply, but several other important functions that protect your short-term and long-term operations.