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Hitec QPS: A New UPS System to Power the Data Centers
In order to keep network closets, computer rooms and data center infrastructure up and running, Hitec Power Protection has introduced the QPS uninterruptible power system (UPS) to the U.S. data center market.
Hitec Power Protection is a company that offers dynamic UPS systems for the supply of uninterruptible, continuous, and conditioned power to mission-critical applications where continuous operation is a must.
The Hitec QPS is an ideal solution to deliver reliable power protection. The product is built on cutting-edge technology and can work as a complete engineered power solution in a flexible, modular design. It includes individual QPS units to fulfill any customer's site-specific requirements and provide even greater control over the critical electrical load.
Speaking about the new launch, Joe Pepas, President of Hitec Power Protection North America said in a statement, "The QPS system fulfills the market's critical need for an uninterrupted and conditioned electrical supply to ensure 24x7 performance while optimizing planned maintenance intervals and minimizing the impact on daily operations."
The Hitec QPS offers an adjustable ride-through timer that prevents the unit's diesel engine from starting in response to minor power spikes, surges, and other low deviations. It’s easy to install in almost any configuration, in unconditioned space, with no air conditioning requirements.
It also provides an integrated system that offers temperature monitoring, power measurement, and system analysis functionality for the entire QPS system through a secure communication protocol."When you consider 20 or 40 megawatts of power per installation, even a single efficiency point can translate into annual savings of hundreds of thousands of dollars in electricity," Pepas said. "Hitec customers enjoy a tangible ROI in less than five years, and continue to see savings throughout the 25-year life of a medium voltage QPS system."
Edited by Rory J. Thompson
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