TITLE

Losing Power Needn't Mean Losing Money

PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) to prevent expensive data loss. It mentions a power outage in the San Francisco Bay area in December of 1998 and suggests that power failures can be expensive for companies that rely on electronic commerce. It states that most power failures last only for a few minutes and mentions that network administrators often need around 10 minutes of power to perform safe system shutdowns.
ACCESSION #
11861272

 

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