SOURCE: Active Power

Active Power

May 01, 2012 12:15 ET

Active Power to Feature PowerHouse Solution at Modular Data Center Campus at Uptime Institute Symposium 2012

Company to Participate in Panel Discussion on Market Drivers and Barriers to Adoption of Modular Data Center Design

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - Active Power (NASDAQ: ACPW), manufacturer of continuous power and infrastructure solutions, announced today it will showcase its PowerHouse solution in the Modular Data Center Campus, part of the upcoming Uptime Institute Symposium 2012, May 14-17, in Santa Clara, Calif. Active Power will provide guided, in-depth tours and expert briefings of its PowerHouse system, a complete modular power infrastructure solution.

The Modular Data Center Campus is a unique two-day event that will showcase state-of-the-art modular designs, systems, and products. The campus will provide symposium attendees the opportunity to see first-hand how Active Power is defining critical power infrastructure for today's modular data center.

Available in increments from 240 kW to 960 kW, PowerHouse contains all critical power infrastructure components in a single purpose-built enclosure. Prefabricated and pre-commissioned prior to deployment, modules can support a conventional data center build, a modular design, or a set of containerized data centers.

As part of the symposium program, Martin Olsen, vice president, Global Sales, for Active Power will participate in a panel discussion with other industry experts to discuss the key drivers and inhibitors to market adoption of the modular data center.

WHAT: "Drivers and Barriers to Modular Data Center Adoption"

WHEN: Wednesday, May 16, 10:20-10:50 a.m.

WHERE: Santa Clara Convention Center, Grand Ballroom B

Active Power will also have a booth presence during the symposium's exposition (May 14-15) in booth #403.

For Press and Analysts
To schedule an appointment at show with Active Power, please contact Lee Higgins, (512) 744-9488 or via e-mail at

About Active Power
Founded in 1992, Active Power (NASDAQ: ACPW) designs and manufactures continuous power solutions and critical backup power systems that enable datacenters and other mission critical operations to remain 'on' 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Active Power solutions are intelligently efficient, inherently reliable and economically green, providing environmental benefits and energy and space efficiencies to customers' financial benefit. The company's products and solutions are built with pride in Austin, Texas, at a state-of-the-art, ISO 9001:2008 registered manufacturing and test facility. Global customers are served via Austin and three regional operations centers located in the United Kingdom, Germany, and China, supporting the deployment of systems in more than 40 countries. For more information, visit

2012 Uptime Institute Symposium
Uptime Institute Symposium is the landmark annual data center industry conference on enhanced IT efficiency and productivity. To participate in Uptime Institute Symposium 2012: Digital Infrastructure Convergence, you may register here. Free Modular Data Center Campus and Expo-only passes are also available by clicking here.

About Uptime Institute
Uptime Institute provides independent thought leadership, certification, education and professional services for the global data center industry in over 50 countries. It serves all industry stakeholders including enterprise and third-party owners and operators, manufacturers, service providers, and engineers. Uptime Institute, a division of The 451 Group, is headquartered in New York with offices in key locations, including San Francisco, Washington D.C., London, Boston, Seattle, Denver, Sao Paulo, Dubai, and Singapore. The 451 Group also owns 451 Research, a leading technology-industry syndicated research and data firm focused on the business of enterprise IT innovation.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Any forward-looking statements and all other statements that may be made in this news release that are not historical facts are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially. Specific risks include delays in new product development, product performance and quality issues and the acceptance of our current and new products by the power quality market. Please refer to Active Power filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for more information on the risk factors that could cause actual results to differ.

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