The modern business has hardware that is used for many tasks, such as phone systems, PCs for work, access controls and automation systems. When the power goes out, business hardware also stops working, which can lead to security problems and data loss in servers and PCs. To protect your business from power outages, you have several options, which include UPS systems, backup generators, or renewable energy systems. Here are some of the options to consider protecting your business from power outages that cause downtime:
1. Backup Generators That Give You Constant Uninterrupted Power
Backup generators are systems that automatically start when the power goes out. There are some businesses that have equipment with higher electrical demands, which systems like UPS devices are insufficient to power. The backup generator will provide your business with the electricity you need to continue business as usual whenever the power is interrupted. The backup generator is used to back up the entire electrical system of your business, which means that there you have complete power for the entire system, rather than isolated areas that have backup systems.
2. Hardwired UPS Systems to Protect Server and Computer Hardware
Hardwired UPS (Universal Power Supply) systems are essential for protecting computer hardware like servers and work stations. They will not only keep an uninterrupted supply of power to the hardware but also protect against surges. UPS devices also help to protect against power interruptions that damage hardware or cause data loss. Even for small business, it is a good idea to invest in UPS systems for hardware to protect against problems with electrical surges and small interruptions in electrical service.
3. Investing in Renewable Energy That Can Be Used to Backup Electrical Systems
If you want to have a greener business, then investing in renewable energy is a good idea. The renewable energy systems like solar panels can be used to power elements of your business on a regular basis to reduce energy costs. During the times when power is out, the renewable energy battery banks can be dedicated to areas of your business that need to be backed up. Automated switches can be installed to allow power to seamlessly change to one area or another.
These are some of the options that you will want to consider protecting your business from downtime. Contact a commercial electrician to help with the installation of electrical back to protect your business from power outages and downtime.