EVESHAM, ENGLAND--(Marketwire - Feb 26, 2013) - Modular design is an attractive option for organisations who are considering a new build or having to expand their existing data centre facility. Adoption rates reflect this as the modular data centre market sits at nearly USD $1 billion and forecasted to reach USD $2.5 billion by 2015.1 Active Power's modular power solutions, in particular, provide lower capital costs, faster capacity delivery, higher reliability due to factory built and tested components, and greater efficiencies.
Active Power, manufacturer of uninterruptible power supply (UPS) and modular infrastructure solutions, will be exhibiting at Data Centre World, 27-28 February, at the ExCeL in London to discuss with attendees scenarios where it may make sense to consider a modular power design and the performance and cost advantages of such an approach. As part of its exhibit, the company will showcase its new PowerHouse™ and CleanSource® High Density (CSHD) 625 kVA UPS at the conference at stand B40.
A modular continuous power infrastructure platform, PowerHouse offers a lower acquisition cost, faster time to deployment, best-in-class monitoring and analytics, and enhanced efficiencies, particularly when compared to a traditional data centre electrical room.
PowerHouse will also feature Active Power's next generation CSHD UPS which was introduced to market late last year. CSHD is the most power dense UPS on the market at the 625 kVA power rating, delivering critical power in half the space versus an equivalent legacy UPS.2 At 97 percent energy efficient, the system provides up to 30 percent savings in operating expenses due to improved efficiencies and lower maintenance.3
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About Active Power
Founded in 1992, Active Power (NASDAQ: ACPW) designs and manufactures uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems and modular infrastructure solutions that enable data centres and other mission critical operations to remain 'on' 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The combined benefits of its products' power density, reliability, and total cost of ownership are unmatched in the market and enable the world's leading companies to achieve their most forward thinking data centre designs. 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 centres located in the United Kingdom, Germany, and China, supporting the deployment of systems in more than 50 countries. For more information, visit www.activepower.com.
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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1 451 Research, '2013 Preview - Datacenter Technologies,' January 2013
2 Footprint comparison based on published specification of 750 kVA (480V) and 625 kVA (400V) units with four standard battery cabinets versus CSHD flywheel UPS
3 Calculation based on CSHD 750 kVA vs 750 kVA rated double conversion UPS with four standard battery cabinets
SOURCE: Active Power, Inc.