Tips on Extending laptop battery life

Tips on Extending laptop battery life

Finding a power socket is often the first thing you do when carrying a laptop to work in a cafe, a coworking space, or an airport, and not every time will you be lucky to find one available. You’ll be forced, then, to rely solely on your laptop battery — if it still has any […]

Avoiding Power Outages: Keep Your Services On

Avoiding Power Outages: Keep Your Services On

Let’s face it. At first glance, there’s nothing particularly exciting about preventing power outages. Keeping the lights on isn’t nearly as cool as sniffing out software bugs, or as thrilling as thwarting hardware failure. But, when the battery backup fails, it can expose serious system weaknesses, putting the survivability of the underlying network at risk […]

Are battery backup units necessary?

Are battery backup units necessary?

The short answer is yes, battery backup units, appropriately named an Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS) can prevent your computer equipment from getting damaged by providing an additional layer of protection in case of a power outage, they will also give you extra time to properly shut down your computer or server when the power goes […]