UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply or Uninterruptible Power Source. It is a battery used to power a computer or a web server in order to avoid the loss of information if the main power source fails for whatever reason or becomes risky. A diesel generator practically self-explanatory. UPSs and generators are used as a backup in data centers to back up the power supply and to guarantee the uninterrupted functioning of all of the web servers located there. Due to the fact that the UPS runs at all times, it offers the required power for the web servers to remain functioning until the generator starts and takes over. Using this type of a backup is vital for any data center or web hosting provider that wants to keep their hardware and info intact in case of a power surge or outage, because it provides them with lots of time to react until the problem is resolved and the primary power supply is restored.

UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Shared Web Hosting

We offer you Linux shared web hosting in 3 of the largest sized data centers globally. They are situated in the United States, in the United kingdom and in Australia. As data protection and server uptime are our priorities, all 3 facilities have numerous backup systems against electrical power outages. A few diesel generators can keep the hosting servers working for hours or even for several days and every machine that is part of our cutting-edge cloud platform features its own enterprise-class UPS to keep it working until the generators kick in. This setup is one of the reasons why we can guarantee a 99.9% server and network uptime, so if you host your sites within a shared account with our company, you'll take full advantage of a fast and flawless service and never having to worry about any interruptions due to electric power outages.

UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The semi-dedicated server accounts we provide are created in a state-of-the-art data center in the town center of Chicago and its electric 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 advanced website hosting platform and the network that addresses all of the traffic to and from them. An individual UPS system is connected to each and every web server to keep it online until a variety of generators kick in. The latter are efficient enough to offer electrical power for the entire facility for many hours without having to minimize the power consumption or the efficiency of any server or network device, so even when there is a blackout, all of the sites hosted on our platform shall still be available with no disruptions and will function at top speed.