Basics of Power Protection
This edition of the Power Learning Series explains how to protect your equipment from power problems. Topics covered include the problems that can occur with utility power, which types of protection (surge protection and Uninterrutible Power Supplies or battery backup system) are needed for various applications, and the differences between each type of device.
Topics: Power Protection, Battery Backup, Surge Protection, UPS Types, Applications
3 Common Questions about Power Protection
In this, Bill Allen discusses three common questions we receive regarding power protection: "Do I need a UPS for my equipment?", "How can I be sure I'm selecting the right UPS for my application?", and "How can I be sure my UPS will be there when the power fails?"
Topics: UPS Selection, UPS Maintenance
Saving Time & Expense withe Remote Power Management
This video looks at the benefits of remote power management products, including the RPM Series from Minuteman. By utilizing an RPM, system administrators can save time and expense while eliminating downtime by using an economical power management module to control from any internet-enabled device.
Topics: Power Management, Remote Equipment, Smartphone Interface
Protecting Your Security System
Power is critical to security. In this video, we look at the potential consequences of security system failure, and power protection solutions for protecting critical equipment including cameras, DVRs, access controls, fire alarms, and more.
Topics: Security Systems, Surge Protection, Battery Backup for Security
Battery health is critical to UPS function. This video outlines when batteries should be replaced, and how to replace the batteries in the Minuteman EnSpire, Entrust, and PRO-LCD Series UPSs. Where to buy replacement UPS batteries is also covered.
Topics: Replacing UPS Batteries, UPS Battery Life, Where to buy replacement UPS batteries, Battery Replacement How-to