Uninterruptible power supply
Hewlett-Packard's UPS R1500 G3 and UPS R/T3000 G2
Hewlett-Packard Co.’s UPS R1500 G3 and UPS R/T3000 G2 uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems are designed for customers managing space-constrained rack environments. These systems can communicate directly in several networking environments with the advanced communication firmware technology inside. The R/T3000 G2 packs up to 3300-VA and 3000 W into a 3.5-in. design. It also includes a rack-to-tower conversion kit for nonrack applications. The R1500 G3 is a slim 1500 VA rack-mount UPS designed to ease network managers’ need for additional rack space into a 1.75-in. design. HP has an Enhanced Battery Management (EBM) technology that can double the battery life within the HP UPS. For additional management flexibility of connected/protected devices, the UPSs provide separate load, allowing for a customizable configuration. Bundled with HP’s new Power Protector software, the HP UPS R1500 G3 and HP UPS R/T3000 G2 feature serial and USB ports for data exchange with the host computer and remote shutdown.
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Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey