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    Battery Backup Solutions

A battery backup uninterruptible power supply (UPS), offers guaranteed power protection for connected electronics. When power is interrupted, or fluctuates outside safe levels, a UPS will instantly provide clean battery backup power and surge protection for plugged-in, sensitive equipment. 

APC, a flagship brand of Schneider Electric, offers single phase battery backup UPSs for Computers & Peripherals and Network & Servers as well as three phase UPSs

Importance of Battery Backup Solutions for your Home

The electronic devices you rely on every day for communication, security and entertainment are at risk for damage and failure due to unexpected blackouts, voltage fluctuations or other power disruptions. A UPS provides battery backup power and protection for electronic devices, including:

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Cost of Downtime in the Workplace

Downtime caused by power outages is frustrating for anyone, but can be financially crippling for a business or organization. Every year, billions of dollars are lost due to downtime caused by power disruptions that could have been prevented by a UPS. For Fortune 1000 companies:

  • • Average annual cost of unplanned downtime, $1.25—$2.5 billion
  • • Average hourly cost of infrastructure failure: $100,000
  • • Average hourly cost of critical application failure: $500,000—$1 million 

Small to medium-sized businesses may be at most financial risk due to a limited ability to generate revenue during downtime. 

Find the right Battery Backup Solution Using our UPS Buying Guide

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