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Preventative Maintenance Scheduling Service

Most UPS Emergency Maintenance Plans are accompanied with Preventive Maintenance service visits, both for the UPS itself as well as the batteries. These are critical visits, designed to identify problems where ignorance of potential issues could lead to unplanned outages. In many cases, these visits are missed, overlooked or forgotten altogether. 2NSystems has designed a program to ensure that these visits are completed and vital information on those visits are communicated back to data center management. 2NSystems will assist in the budgeting of remediation of any issue and will provide completed solutions to keep your data center up [...]

Preventative Maintenance Scheduling Service2020-05-18T22:53:39+00:00

Free DCIM

If your organization doesn’t have an infrastructure management system or remote capabilities to monitor critical environments, 2NSystems can help. 2NSystems is APC by Schneider Electric’s leading provider of DCIM in the USA and we are offering a free 90-day trial of EcoStruxure, the industry’s leading cloud based DCIM. We will also walk you through exactly how to set up and operate EcoStruxure. Sign up to download and begin your free 90-day trial The Facts: In recent years the business world had already moved many of us offsite from a company’s facility, but the global Covid-19 [...]

Free DCIM2020-05-04T19:09:52+00:00

2NSystems named APC by Schneider Electric 2019 Territory Partner of the Year – Press Release

Press Release 2NSystems named APC by Schneider Electric 2019 Territory Partner of the Year Fifth annual awards program recognizes 2NSystems for excellence Honorees earned distinction for delivering Certainty in a Connected World Minneapolis – April 15th, 2020 – 2NSystems, a single source provider of critical infrastructure solutions, today announced it has been named the 2019 APC by Schneider Electric Territory Partner of the Year by Schneider Electric, the global leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation. This is the second time in five years that 2NSystems has received this distinction. The awards program recognizes top Schneider Electric [...]

2NSystems named APC by Schneider Electric 2019 Territory Partner of the Year – Press Release2020-04-22T15:59:36+00:00

What to Avoid When Operating a Data Center

A proper data center design leads to smooth sailing. Anything can happen to your data center, no matter how good (or bad) its design is. Not investing in a data center operations program will cost money, time and possibly your reputation. We want to help you avoid making major mistakes when you’re operating and maintaining your data center. The key lies in the methodology behind your operations and maintenance program. All too often, companies put immense amounts of capital and expertise into the design of their facilities. However, when construction is complete, data center operations are an afterthought. Here are [...]

What to Avoid When Operating a Data Center2019-09-10T21:48:47+00:00

A Blueprint for Consolidating your Data Center

So, you’re contemplating consolidating your data center. Let us help! We’re here to provide you with step-by-step directions if you choose to consolidate. A major driver behind data center consolidation is the outsourcing of enterprise IT functions to the cloud to enable greater efficiency and scalability. As enterprises migrate their data centers, IT infrastructure processes, and computing platforms to the cloud, many seize the opportunity to realize cost savings by consolidating on-premise data center equipment and space. Many IT professionals already have running, consolidated data centers and are finding the operational, financial and competitive advantages of consolidation are clear. Most [...]

A Blueprint for Consolidating your Data Center2018-08-14T09:00:41+00:00

The Benefits of Data Center Optimization

Are you wondering what stands between you and an optimized data center? First, try addressing these three key issues: Efficiency: how can you make the most of your energy while ensuring reliability and availability? Agility: as business needs change, how can your data center infrastructure keep pace? Visibility: as your data center becomes more critical, can you ensure that it is always functioning at its peak performance? In any data center, these issues are critical in optimizing data center performance, which is increasingly tied to business success. There are six key challenges linked to these three issues: How do you [...]

The Benefits of Data Center Optimization2018-08-07T09:00:38+00:00

Extend Your UPS’s Life with Regular Checkups

Is your UPS tired and out of sorts? Does it cough up and sputter, putting data at risk? Do you fear it might go down one day, requiring emergency operation and bringing productivity to a standstill? Like you, uninterruptible power supplies (UPSs) require regular checkups to ensure their health―and uptime. These proactive measures keep your UPS from failure—and they can extend its life. In fact, we have specific "health" recommendations based on whether your UPS is less than three years old, three to five years old, or more than five years old. If your UPS is less than 3 years [...]

Extend Your UPS’s Life with Regular Checkups2018-07-24T11:00:49+00:00

Secure, Fast, Customized, Efficient, Micro Data Centers

Small server rooms and branch offices are typically unorganized, unsecure, hot, unmonitored, and space-constrained. These conditions can lead to system downtime or, at the very least, lead to "close calls" that get management’s attention. Practical experience with these problems reveals a short list of effective methods to improve the availability of IT operations within small server rooms and branch offices. The Micro Data Center Xpress is custom built to ensure your business has the ultimate, adept IT environment from the edge to the enterprise. This efficient unit can save you energy and money and can be easily deployed virtually anywhere! Download [...]

Secure, Fast, Customized, Efficient, Micro Data Centers2018-07-17T11:00:25+00:00

Single Phase UPS Management, Maintenance and Lifecycle

“How long will my battery last?” and “What is the best practice for maintaining my UPS?” are very common questions posed from UPS owners. Few realize there is more to the UPS than just battery back-up; and that, like all electronics it has a life expectancy. Many of the factors that affect battery life also affect UPS electronics. Some factors may be controlled by taking some preventative measures or simply adjusting some basic UPS settings. With the average cost of data center downtime around $9,000 per minute (according to the Ponemon Institute), keeping uninterruptible power supplies (UPSs) up and running [...]

Single Phase UPS Management, Maintenance and Lifecycle2018-06-19T09:00:24+00:00