An Alternate “Stranger Things” Ending Thanks to a Reliable UPS System

Credit to Author: Don Strickland| Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:11:58 +0000

By now hopefully anyone who’s interested has already seen “Stranger Things 2,” season two of the hit Netflix sci-fi thriller. If not, consider this a spoiler alert, stop reading and… Read more »

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Don’t forget! The Industrial Internet of Things Relies on Stable Power

Credit to Author: Vincenzo Salmeri| Date: Fri, 01 Dec 2017 17:56:03 +0000

According to McKinsey & Company, digitizing information-intensive processes can cut costs by up to 90 percent and reduce turnaround times by several orders of magnitude. Accenture forecasts reinforce this vision… Read more »

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Proceed with Caution: How to Safely Recover a Building from a Power Outage

Credit to Author: Patrick Bois| Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 20:35:37 +0000

Extreme weather appears to be all too common of late, with multiple devastating hurricanes and major storms hitting the Caribbean, southeastern U.S. and even Ireland over the last couple of… Read more »

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Not Your Father’s UPS: Latest Models Offer Improved Efficiency, Management, Batteries and More

Credit to Author: Gael Souchet| Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:55:09 +0000

Uninterruptible power supply (UPS) technology has changed quite a bit over the past several years, with newer devices offering far more intelligence and energy efficiency than previous generations. Electrical contractors… Read more »

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A Look Ahead: What’s New for Offshore Oil and Gas UPS Solutions

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 19:40:29 +0000

Downtime in the oil and gas industry is expensive. What’s more, the cost of a mishap on an offshore platform can run in the billions of dollars and have an… Read more »

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3 Steps for Countering Oil & Gas Cybersecurity-related Business Continuity Threats

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Thu, 09 Nov 2017 18:26:09 +0000

Cyber-attacks cost companies worldwide an estimated $300-400 billion each year in unanticipated downtime and that number is projected to increase sharply. Some large industrial organizations estimate their cost of downtime… Read more »

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Ensuring patient safety through smart power management

Credit to Author: Yves Renaud| Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2017 13:00:51 +0000

In my last blog post, I took a look at how the newest power management solutions are helping healthcare facilities address financial challenges like energy and maintenance costs, as well… Read more »

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How Edge Computing and Drones Reduce the Cost of Oil & Gas Exploration

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:00:33 +0000

Oil and gas exploration is expensive, with the location of the drill site driving a considerable portion of the cost. For example, the cost of a typical shallow shelf oil well… Read more »

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Post Hurricane Harvey: Key Steps to Ensure Fast Recovery of Oil and Gas Operations

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:00:20 +0000

The record-breaking Texas floods spawned by Hurricane Harvey drove news headlines with many stories of dramatic suffering and bravery. The disaster also presented many complications for companies struggling to service… Read more »

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Exploring Unplanned costs of LED Lighting Retrofits

Credit to Author: Kevin Morin| Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:39:01 +0000

There has been a lot of discussion around the office lately about the relationship between energy management and power management. While sometimes used interchangeably, the distinction made between these two… Read more »

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Industrial UPS vs. Standard UPS: Fundamental Differences Determine Investment Strategy

Credit to Author: Lionel Ardid| Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:33:07 +0000

Poor power quality can wreak havoc on business systems uptime impacting both safety and driving up operational costs. From a safety perspective, imagine a mine that experiences an outage and… Read more »

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