UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator - what exactly is their function and why are they available in data centers all over the world?
The UPS and the diesel generator are 2 means for keeping a server operational if there are difficulties with the primary source - an outage or unreliable current that can't keep the web server working properly, for instance. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, though it can often be called Uninterruptible Power Source as well. The UPS is, in simple terms, an effective battery which is connected to the server and to the power network all the time, so in the event of any blackout, it's already functioning, which allows the server to continue doing the job without losing any info. The diesel generator is an engine that can power up the whole data center. It needs some time to start working and it is the UPS which gives it that time. Those two power solutions are absolutely essential for any facility or service provider that wants to stop data loss and hardware damage caused by an unexpected electrical power issue.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Shared Hosting
If you host your websites in a shared hosting
account with our company, you will be able to forget about problems caused by power outages, since, unlike many other providers, we do not keep numerous servers attached to one UPS. Rather, each web server that's part of our avant-garde cloud platform features its own UPS device which shall be able to keep it functioning for a long time. Additionally, our data centers in the United States, in the UK and in Australia have multiple generators which boot up for minutes and that will be able to power all of the hosting servers for an extensive period of time. In this way, the functionality of your sites or their loading speed won't be affected, so you may enjoy an uninterrupted high-quality web hosting service constantly.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
We offer semi-dedicated server
accounts inside our data center in downtown Chicago and amongst the reasons behind our 99.9% uptime warranty is the superb backup setup which the facility has. Your new account will be created on our top-notch website hosting platform and each one of the hosting servers which are part of it provides its own potent UPS unit that will ensure that it stays 100% operational at top capacity until several diesel generators take over. The latter will be able to keep the whole facility functioning for a long length of time, without any limitations on the quantity or the sort of devices that can work, so you'll not detect any difference in the functionality or the loading speed of any site you host there. With our semi-dedicated servers, you will have the opportunity to use a top-quality hosting service without interruptions of any sort.