what kind of UPS will work best?
oceanare at pacific.net.sg
Sun Oct 7 16:57:27 PDT 2007
Gary Kline wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 07, 2007 at 11:12:00AM +0800, Erich Dollansky wrote:
> *right* about the price. Can I assume that a ballpark would be
> 400W for each server? (My wife is right: I've got to cut back to
> three computers:-) I've found one APC 2200VA with a 17minute
> uptime. 3 times 400W, yes?
there are other factors which affect this. It is the current peak when a
PC starts and the phase shift it causes. The phase shift should not be a
problem but the peak.
I would not bother as long as you do not switch the computers on in
> The first thing is to be sure of getting large enough UPS to
> bridge the few-seconds power outtages or fraction/section surges.
If they define 17 minutes, this device will be good for you.
Just get the online version to avoid surprises later.
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