How To Choose An Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)
How to choose an uninterruptible power supply (UPS). An overview of capacity, output type, run time, and monitoring that can be used with any manufacturer.
There are many factors to consider when selecting an uninterruptible power supply (UPS).
The basics are:
1. Capacity – How Much Junk Can I Run On A UPS Before It Doesn’t Work?
2. Output – What Are All These NEMA This And NEMA That References?
3. Run Time – How Long Will This Thing Run When The Power Goes Out?
4. Monitoring – Do I Need All These Fancy Lights And Displays?