SOURCE: Anord Critical Power

Anord Critical Power

April 19, 2016 07:15 ET

Anord Critical Power Named to CRN Data Center 100 Infrastructure Providers for Second Consecutive Year

Company Continues Channel Expansion With New Anord Modular Product (AMP) Power Distribution Unit (PDU) Offering

SANDSTON, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 19, 2016) - Anord Critical Power, Inc. (ACPI), a recognized leader and innovator in the power distribution market, today announced that it has been recognized in The Channel Company's annual CRN Data Center 100 list's - 20 Infrastructure Providers. The company achieved the distinction for expanding channel partners' mission-critical facility business with its innovative AMS 4b Type 7 switchgear.

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The companies included in CRN's Data Center 100 list are selected based on a variety of criteria, including the types of technology and services they make available to partners as well as their overall impact on the market and the channel. Anord's UL 891 listed, and also constructed in accordance with IEC 61439-2 form 4b type 7 switchgear impressed judges with its fully compartmentalized solution that significantly improves safety during maintenance procedures, as well as its superior fault resilience in mission-critical applications. The industry-proven switchgear offering was quickly embraced for channel partners and helped the company expand its North American business by 75 percent in 2015.

Continuing its innovate offerings to the channel, Anord recently unveiled the Anord Modular Product (AMP) Power Distribution Unit (PDU) and (AMP) Remote Power Panel (RPP). The new offering is the most advanced power distribution solution available that enables mission-critical facilities to improve safety, performance, management and monitoring.

"Our AMS Form B Type 7 switchgear has proven to be a valued addition for channel partners' mission-critical facilities sales," said Rob Sweaney, Vice President of Operations and General Manager, Anord Critical Power. "Being recognized by CRN for a second year is a great honor and we look forward to proving our value to resellers once again, with our new AMP PDU."

To learn how you can leverage Anord's switchgears as well as ACPI's Anord Modular Product (AMP) PDU and RPP to efficiently power your mission-critical facility, contact Anord Critical Power at 804-683-2078 or



About Anord Critical Power, Inc.

Anord Critical Power, Inc. is a U.S.-based subsidiary of Anord, a leading independent provider of critical power infrastructure to the global data center industry, entering the American market with the delivery of a robust switchgear product offering superior system resilience and enhanced operator safety. Its compact, fully compartmentalized switchgear system offers a "best-of-both-standards" solution to meet the needs of critical power businesses. Established in 1969, Anord has a strong pedigree and successful track record in providing mission critical Low Voltage, Power Switchgear, Power Distribution Units, and Remote Power Panels to many of the world's leading cloud computing, colocation, and enterprise data center businesses across EMEA, APAC, as well as North and Latin American markets. Anord's proprietary "AMS" switchgear system provides customized power switchgear equipment from a type tested and certified modular platform fully compliant with the IEC LV Switchgear standard 61439-2, and is listed to UL891. For more information visit:

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  • For more information, contact:
    Jackie Abramian
    BridgeView Marketing (for Anord Critical Power, Inc.)