UPSs and diesel generators are 2 backup systems which are kept by website hosting service providers inside their data centers in the event there are interruptions in the primary power supply or the current is unsound and unable to sustain the proper operation of the machines located in the facility. UPS stands for Uninterruptible Power Supply or Uninterruptible Power Source and it's an effective battery that works non-stop. It's connected to both the electric power network and the servers all of the time, so if the power stops, the UPS is already functioning, which helps prevent the servers from going down even for a second. The diesel generator is definitely an engine which can provide the required electric power to keep the web servers operational for a longer period of time. In case of an outage, the UPS provides the required time for the diesel generator to start and then to take over until the main power supply is restored.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Shared Hosting
If you purchase a shared hosting plan from us, you won't ever have to worry about potential electrical power outages resulting in the loss of priceless info, even if you host very important websites on our servers. All of the servers that are part of our revolutionary cluster platform use highly effective UPSs that will keep them operational for a long stretch of time - ample for a lot of diesel generators to begin functioning and take over. The latter are powerful enough to keep each one of the 3 facilities completely functional for numerous hours and without any restrictions, so your Internet sites will continue to work effectively and with no delays or restrictions. The power backup is one of the components behind our 99.9% service uptime guarantee.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting
If you purchase a semi-dedicated server account from our company, it shall be set up on a cutting-edge hosting platform within a data center with an outstanding infrastructure. The Chicago-based facility uses a different UPS for every single hosting server or network switch located there to make certain that the correct functioning of any unit will not be disturbed until effective generators start producing the needed electricity. The latter can power the whole facility for quite a while without having to turn off any devices, so all the websites hosted on our servers will continue to function at max speed and with zero effect on their overall performance. These power backup options permit us to ensure that a potential outage will never be a reason for your websites to go offline or to have lowered functionality.