Pure Sine Wave vs. Modified Sine Wave

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In regard to output waveform, two types of UPS systems exist—the kind that produce a pure sine wave and the kind that produce a stepped approximation of a sine wave, also known as a pulse-width modulated (PWM) sine wave. The main difference between … [Continue reading]

Power Cable Jacket Types Explained

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If you’ve been looking for a new or replacement detachable power cable, you might have seen an alphabet soup of abbreviations for the cable jacket type. Understanding these abbreviations will help you choose the correct power cable for your … [Continue reading]

Use Hospital-Grade Power Cords for Safe Connections in Healthcare Settings

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Hospitals, clinics and other medical offices must adhere to safety regulations defined by the National Fire Protection Association’s Life Safety Code to ensure safe, reliable power and help protect patients and staff from shocks and other … [Continue reading]

The Importance of Smart PDUs in Cryptocurrency Mining

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Bitcoin and Beyond Bitcoin is the world’s first cryptocurrency, described by its inventor, Satoshi Nakamoto, as “a new electronic cash system that uses a peer-to-peer network to prevent double-spending…completely decentralized with no server or … [Continue reading]

The Benefits of Antimicrobial Power Strips for Healthcare Facilities

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate nearly two million hospital patients in the U.S. annually contract a healthcare-acquired infection (HAI), at a cost over $36 million a year. Frequently, HAIs are spread through … [Continue reading]