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What is the Difference Between Industrial and Commercial UPS Systems?

In today’s technology-driven world, Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) units play a vital role in maintaining continuous power and safeguarding critical equipment. This is especially true in South Africa, where Commerce and Industry are subjected to an unreliable utility power supply with poor quality power that is very unstable in terms of voltage. When exploring UPS …

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UPS Systems That Are Specifically Designed for Sensitive Equipment

In the world of high-tech modern technology, where every organisation is dependent on ‘the balance of power’, the importance of Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems cannot be overstated. They are especially valuable in industries that use sensitive electronic and other equipment, where even the shortest power interruption can spell disaster. Specially designed UPS systems stand …

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Why UPS Systems Remain an Important Investment for Businesses Despite Reduced Load Shedding Frequency

The once-frequent occurrences of load shedding, implemented by ESKOM, have notably decreased. While this positive shift is a relief to all South Africans, it’s still important to recognize that the need for Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems persists. In this blog, we will explain why UPS systems remain necessary, even as load shedding has abated …

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The Powerhouse Partnership Between Standby Systems and Riello Elettronica UPS

Few partnerships command as much respect and sense of security as that between Standby Systems South Africa and the Italian-based UPS giant Riello Elettronica. With a reputation for excellence and a track record of success, this collaboration stands as a benchmark for similar partnerships in the industry. Standby System’s Unwavering Commitment Standby Systems South Africa …

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How Long Does a UPS Battery Last, and What Can be Done to Make it Last Longer?

In South Africa, where load shedding and unplanned outages have become part of everyday life, Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems play a vital role in ensuring continuous business operation. However, not many people know that the battery is one of the most critical components of a UPS system. Therefore, understanding the lifetime of these batteries …

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Transformerless vs Transformer-Based UPS System

In South Africa, where industries deal with the challenges of frequent load shedding, the reliability of an electrical backup standby system becomes a necessity. Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) play a very important role in ensuring seamless operations during power outages. In this blog, we will discuss the differences between transformerless UPSs and transformer-based UPSs, exploring …

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UPS Solutions and Batteries from Standby Systems

At Standby Systems, we offer a complete range of leading industry Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems with a full complement of energy-efficient UPS solutions. With our extensive and high-tech range of UPSs, Standby Systems can provide any business with a technologically advanced and cost-effective solution to address all your backup power needs in one package. …

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A Comprehensive Guide to UPS Solutions for South African Industries

Businesses in South Africa face unique challenges, with power interruptions and load shedding being a major concern. Eskom, the national electricity supplier, often implements load shedding to manage the demand and supply gap. These power disruptions pose a serious threat to businesses and industries, leading to potential financial losses. In this blog, we will explore …

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Why Call Centres Need UPS Backup Power Solutions from Standby Systems

In the face of frequent load shedding in South Africa, businesses are urgently seeking reliable backup power solutions. For call centres, that will be Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems.  The Crucial Role of Call Centres Call centres are the backbone of customer relations, playing an important role in maintaining customer satisfaction and operational efficiency. They …

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How a UPS Can Keep Your Business Safe During Load Shedding

In the dynamic business landscape of South Africa, the ominous shadow of load shedding looms large, disrupting operations and challenging industries. Eskom’s load shedding acts as a daily reminder as to why businesses need robust backup power solutions to navigate power interruptions. This blog explores the key roles of Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems in …

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A Comprehensive Guide to UPS and Battery Maintenance During South Africa’s Eskom Challenge

As South Africa wrestles with the challenges from Eskom and the inconvenience of load shedding, ensuring the reliability of standby power has become an important task. In this comprehensive guide, Standby Systems introduces the crucial aspects of maintaining Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems and their batteries. By performing these regular maintenance assessments and self-checks, businesses …

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How UPS Systems Empower Small Businesses in South Africa

In the challenging landscape of South Africa’s business and industry, small enterprises often find themselves struggling with the disruptions caused by load shedding, which is a routine occurrence mandated by Eskom. In this blog, we will talk about the importance of Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems in keeping your small business operating at full capacity …

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UPS Systems for Mining: Ensuring Uninterrupted Operations in South Africa

South Africa’s mining industry, a critical sector in the nation’s economy, is increasingly challenged by ESKOM’s failing infrastructure and prevalent load shedding. These power interruptions not only hamper productivity but also pose significant safety risks. Standby Systems, a leading supplier of PURELINE UPS SYSTEMS, AROS RIELLO UPS systems, and ELITE VRLA batteries, plays a key …

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Ensuring Power Reliability for Banks and Financial Institutions in South Africa

Reliability and resilience are paramount in South Africa’s financial sector, especially given the challenges posed by load shedding and the uncertain electrical infrastructure of ESKOM. To maintain uninterrupted operations and safeguard critical financial processes, banks and financial institutions are increasingly turning to advanced Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems. Let’s discuss the function of UPS systems …

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Ensuring Uninterrupted Power for Control Rooms in South Africa: The Role of Riello UPS

Control rooms play a pivotal role in managing critical operations, and in South Africa, their efficiency heavily relies on cutting-edge microprocessor technology. This technology is essential for accurate data readings and measurements, ensuring continuous control and response to various situations. However, the constant threat of power outages, worsened by ESKOM’s failing infrastructure and frequent load …

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Ensuring Power Reliability for South African Industries

Reliability and resilience are vital to South Africa’s industrial sector, especially in the face of challenges like load shedding and ESKOM’s failing electrical generation, transmission, and distribution infrastructure. To keep complex industrial installations running smoothly, industries are turning to Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems for backup power solutions. Let’s investigate how UPS systems work and …

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Ensuring Data Centre and IT System Reliability in a Power-Scarce South Africa

In today’s digital age, data centres and IT systems are the backbone upon which organizations exist, making it essential to ensure their functionality, reliability, and 24/7 continuity. However, in a country facing power challenges due to ESKOM’s failing infrastructure, ensuring uninterrupted power supply to these critical loads has become a challenging task. Enter Standby Systems …

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Ensuring Uninterrupted Power for South Africa’s Healthcare Industry: The Role of Riello UPS

In South Africa, the medical and healthcare services industries rely heavily on cutting-edge microprocessor technology to offer accurate readings and measurements, playing a crucial role in providing patient diagnostics and addressing medical problems. The constant threat of power outages, exacerbated by ESKOM’s failing infrastructure and frequent load shedding, poses a significant challenge.  In this blog, …

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Ensuring Reliable Power Supply in South Africa: The Role of Standby Systems

In South Africa, we face a pressing challenge – power outages. These outages are inconvenient and have a significant economic and social impact. While the country’s power outages are primarily caused by load shedding to prevent the grid from collapsing due to excessive demand, we also experience unplanned power interruptions due to various factors, such …

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Riello UPS Launches Multi Power2: Modular UPS Solution for Modern Data Centre Infrastructures

In today’s digital age, data is the backbone of modern businesses, including e-commerce, healthcare, banking, computer rooms, telecoms, and industry. As data generation escalates, the demand for reliable and efficient data centre infrastructures has never been higher.  Data centres provide computing power, storage, and networking capabilities to keep businesses running smoothly. This is where Riello …

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Powering the Wheels of South African Transportation: The Role of Riello UPS Systems

In the bustling world of South African transportation, where the infrastructure is becoming increasingly complex and technologically advanced, one thing remains constant – the need for unwavering reliability. Whether it’s railways, airports, toll gates, pipelines, or harbours, the transport sector must operate seamlessly under all conditions. This seamless operation is becoming challenging as various infrastructures …

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How a UPS Can Save Your Sensitive Equipment When Load Shedding Strikes

In South Africa, the term “load shedding” has become a swear word thanks to the unreliable power supply from Eskom! Both businesses and residents regularly find themselves in the dark.  Load shedding can wreak havoc on commerce, industry, and business operations. One of the most effective tools for mitigating the adverse effects of load shedding …

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Empowering South African Commerce and Industry: The Crucial Role of UPS Systems in the Age of Load Shedding

South Africa, a nation known for its vibrant commerce and diverse industrial landscape, has been facing a significant challenge since 2007 – load shedding! The frequent power outages as a result of Eskom’s failing infrastructure have outraged the South African business community. However, amidst these challenges, uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems are emerging as a …

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What are High-Rate UPS Batteries?

High-rate batteries are specifically designed for applications where bursts of power are needed for a short time, such as in an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) system during power outages. When the mains power fails, the UPS needs to switch to its batteries instantly to prevent any interruption to the connected load. High-rate batteries can provide …

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Choosing the Right Batteries for Your UPS / Uninterruptible Power Supply System to power your Business continuity

If you own a business or service practice, an uninterruptible power supply also known as a UPS system is essential to prevent downtime and data loss, especially considering ESKOM’s unstable power grid. UPS units are available in several different technologies, the most simple and cheapest technology being an off line UPS which is designed for …

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Why a UPS is a Necessity Across Multiple Sectors in South Africa

Power continuity and reliability forms the lifeblood of all businesses, industries, and services in South Africa today. In our modern, tech-driven world, a consistent, reliable and stable power supply is crucial to ensure that all business operations and sectors run smoothly and efficiently. An Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) plays a significant role in sustaining this …

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Reliable Power Solutions for Computer Rooms and Data Centres

Standby Systems, a trusted leader in the field of uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems in Africa, is proud to offer its expertise in repairs, batteries, capacitor changes, fan replacements, UPS system spare parts, and preventative maintenance services tailored specifically for all types of computer rooms and data centres’ backup power applications. Located with its headquarters …

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Where is the best place to buy a UPS in Johannesburg and Southern African continent?

Standby Systems, for all your UPS after-sales queries and repairs, UPS parts, and UPS batteries in Johannesburg and Southern African continent Standby Systems is a leading provider of repairs, spare parts, and maintenance services for uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems. With its headquarters in Laserpark, Johannesburg, Gauteng, Standby Systems offers UPS sales and support centers …

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A UPS Will Secure Your Business

South African businesses have been struggling with load shedding for years. ESKOM’s faulty infrastructure and unreliable electricity supply have resulted in frequent blackouts and power cuts, leaving businesses in the dark and causing significant financial losses in all types of industries from small home based business, IT industry, Data centers, medical and hospital groups to …

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Everything you need to know about UPS batteries in South Africa

UPS batteries, or Uninterruptible Power Supply batteries, are critical components of any power backup system. They ensure that power is supplied to essential devices during power outages, which can prevent data loss and protect critical infrastructure. In South Africa, where power outages are common, UPS batteries are even more important. In this blog, we will …

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Why every South African Business needs an AROS Riello UPS 

Riello’s uninterrupted power supply (UPS) systems are crucial components for businesses in South Africa, a country where load shedding and power outages are a common occurrence. In recent years, South Africa has been plagued by rolling blackouts, causing significant disruption to businesses and industries across the country.  Yes, now we have a Minister of Electricity, …

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Lithium battery solutions for your AROS Riello UPS

Lithium battery solutions for your AROS Riello UPS (uninterruptible power supply) solutions are available from Standby Systems for any industry, including commercial, banking, industrial, medical, and data centre applications for emergency power backup to combat the continuous and ongoing poor power quality being experienced by the South African business sector. Although lithium batteries are currently …

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Replacing your UPS system battery?

Do you regularly look inside your UPS system, also called an uninterruptable power supply system, and check on your battery status? With the bad power supply conditions we are experiencing in South Africa, it is more important now than ever before to regularly check your UPS and monitor it for any signs of possible failure.   …

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What Kinds of South African Business will Benefit from a UPS?

A UPS (uninterruptible power supply) will benefit all South African businesses and organisations by protecting their electronics and helping them dodge the disruption caused by ESKOMs daily load shedding. Load shedding isn’t going away anytime soon.If you’re a business owner, you need a UPS. What are the benefits of using a UPS in South Africa? …

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What is an uninterruptible power supply (UPS), and what is it for?

An uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is a device that allows an electrical load to operate for a period of time when the input power is cut off, for example, during ESKOM’s load shedding. A UPS can be used to power loads in any of the following applications: banking, commercial, computer rooms, data centres, emergency lighting, …

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Protecting your gaming computer with UPS power

Power interruptions are a massive headache for any serious gamer. Losing a game due to power failures is easily preventable by using a suitable UPS system and battery backup to carry you through power failures and bad power supply, which can also corrupt IT software and damage hardware at huge replacement expense. A UPS will …

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A UPS is only as good as its battery

…so buy VRLA batteries and service them and maintain them for the best results When load shedding strikes and the only thing protecting your critical load from failure is a UPS, you’ll find out if your batteries are up to the task. The thing is, if they’re not, it’s already too late.  The consequences of …

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High-rate VRLA UPS Batteries from Standby Systems

The ELITE batteries that are offered by Standby Systems are mostly VRLA (Valve Regulated Lead Acid) batteries which are suitable for use in various applications such as:  Riello AROS tower or rack mount UPS (uninterruptible power supply)  Single-phase Sentinel Dual and Sentinel tower UPS  Three-phase Riello MPS and MHE UPS  Telecoms Gel …

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Why Every Business in South Africa Needs a UPS System

One word: ESKOM. Two more words: LOAD SHEDDING. Thanks to ESKOM’s failing infrastructure, South Africans are subjected to rolling backouts, day after day, up to twelve hours a day, depending on what stage we’re on. Stage 2 used to be the norm. Now, Stages 5 and 6 are becoming an everyday thing. How can businesses …

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Standby Systems UPS Products for Commercial Uses in South Africa

Standby Systems caters to all UPS, standby, and backup solutions in the commercial environment, which is especially useful in South Africa as ESKOM subjects us to more and more load shedding and power outages due to the failing electrical infrastructure. Standby Systems also offers service and maintenance plans for AROS Riello and Pure Line products …

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RIELLO MODULAR DATA CENTER UPS Receives Excellence Awards

RIELLO MODULAR DATA CENTER UPS receives Excellence awards In June of 2022, the Riello modular data centre UPS, known as the Multipower product range, won the prestigious “excellence awards” in the power product of the year class as the Number 1 modular UPS voted by both the UK Electrical Review and Data Centre Review magazines.  This modular …

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What Battery is Best Suited for Standby Use?

The best battery for standby use has always been a topic for discussion. This question applies across all industries, including banking, commercial, insurance, medical, and the IT sector, where UPS systems are used. Data backup is critical to the sustainability of any business, and this includes the security of the records that need to be …

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Load Shedding Again!!!

Yes, its load shedding again. We have become so accustomed to the situation that Eskom has put us in. Our emotions vary based on our degrees of tolerance. If it is cool, we are happy but when the temperature rises, we begin to complain. Here at Standby Systems, we are ready to assist all business …

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Intelligent UPS power for Healthcare

Standby Systems can offer highly advanced UPS backup power protection technology for all applications in the health care sector The equipment used in the health care profession is highly advanced and sensitive to power quality. Whether a patient is undergoing a routine check-up or advanced medical procedure, it is essential to ensure the highest standard …

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UPS after-sales Repairs and UPS parts in Johannesburg and South Africa

Standby Systems is the number one specialist for uninterruptible power supply (UPS) system spare parts, repairs, and maintenance, based in Johannesburg with an after-sales technical footprint covering the whole of South Africa. Based with the head office in Laserpark, Standby Systems, along with its Riello product, has UPS sales and service support centres all over …

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What products does Riello UPS have to offer you through Standby Systems?

Minimize your critical infrastructure by opting for the world-renowned Riello UPS. Riello UPS, with its manufacturing facilities in Milan, Italy, is a world market leader in the manufacture of uninterruptible power supplies, which offer unequaled support and protection to all types of critical loads while ensuring unmatched energy efficiencies along with maximum flexibilities in system …

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Using the best battery preventative maintenance practices to prevent IT system and data centre downtime

Data centre or IT system downtime is a major risk to any business To limit the risk of data centre downtime, the best practice is to regularly perform preventative maintenance on both the UPS unit and its associated backup battery bank, along with rigid testing. In all the root cause analyses, your UPS system accounts …

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Repairs to your UPS and emergency backup power system when it breaks down

UPS and emergency backup power system repairs are necessary when your system breaks down and the damaged or faulty components within the rectifier, Static switch or Inverter systems require replacement so that the system can operate again at optimum levels. Why use Standby Systems as your repair centre and service provider? Standby Systems offers all …

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Preventative maintenance and servicing on all your UPS, Battery, STS and emergency backup power equipment

UPS unit, backup battery maintenance and servicing is a planned regular preventative maintenance requirement. The service is performed either on the client’s site or, in the case of hard-wired systems, in the Standby Systems Workshops. Plug-and-play systems maintenance is done to detect problems before they occur and to compensate for normal wear and tear from …

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What should an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) preventative maintenance contract service include?

Having a preventative maintenance contract in place is essential to ensure that the UPS unit undergoes planned and regular servicing and controlled firmware upgrades at least twice a year. Such services allow the technician to: Perform a visual inspection for any possible signs of component wear and tear, which may be signs of something starting …

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Standby Systems announces the launch of the Riello Next Energy UPS range extension from 600 kW up to 800 kW in parallelable single block transformerless modules

23 November 2021 The daily exponential demand for data centre processing, along with massive growth in digital technologies, means that for any data centre to be successful, it must have a scalable emergency backup power supply solution to carry it through power failures and bad power conditions, while being adaptable to daily changes in technologies …

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Standby Systems announces the launch of the all New Riello Sentryum RACK MOUNT online double conversion UPS unit

29 November 2021 The Riello Sentryum rack mount UPS range has evolved from the highly successful high power, one power factor rated tower range from 10 to 40 kW. The unit has a unique, compact design and footprint. It comes with up to four strings of 7 or 9 AH ELITE sealed VRLA backup batteries, …

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The Various UPS Battery Backup Technologies

There are three battery design technologies generally used in UPS systems.They include: Lead-Acid, which is by far the best cost-effective solution. They are low maintenance, easily disposed of, and the most popular choice. Nickel Cadmium. Lithium Ion or LiFePHO4. All 3 of these technologies work very well and reliably with a Riello UPS unit from …

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Maintenance of UPS batteries

It is a known fact that a UPS battery will not last forever and that a battery is a medium-term consumable item that requires replacement every few years. Battery replacement is determined by its design life and the number of charge and discharge cycles that it undergoes while in use in the field. It is …

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Reliable and stable backup power solutions for your surveilence cameras, DVR’s and security systems

The availability of continuous and reliable power supply to your security and surveilance camera systems is critical to ensure protection against crime elements of society, as well as protect your expensive security equipment from damage or hard drive data corruption due to bad mains power supply as is so common in South Africa today, with …

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Why Standby Systems does not sell Lithium technology batteries

Currently, emergency power backup import houses and their “experts” are springing up everywhere, importing and unscrupulously installing lithium-based battery products for UPS and PV solar applications, without any consideration for end-of-life disposal, by way of environmentally friendly 100% recycling and NOT by dumping it, poisoning our environment even further. Yes, their argument is valid. The …

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STANDBY SYSTEMS successfully supplies, installs and commissions another high power Master HE, UPS PLANT?

Standby Systems has recently, successfully completed the installation and commissioning of another high-efficiency transformer based UPS plant, to supply backup to critical building and IT loads in Rosebank, Johannesburg for a blue chip company end user. This flagship UPS product offers the user all the technical advantages of high efficiencies generally only found in transformerless …

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How do I make sure my UPS unit battery gives me the most extended service life?

Everyone knows that a UPS unit or emergency backup power plant plays a vital role in our modern-day high-paced lives. UPS are used in all walks of life. From shopping centres, for safety such as emergency lighting and for keeping online banking up and running all the time no matter how unreliable the power supply …

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19 inch PDU from Riello UPS

Standby Systems can assist you with supplying, installing and maintaining effective high end Riello UPS solutions which also include a Power Distribution Unit or PDU, for power distribution and control in all your 19 inch server rack cabinet applications. Named the Riello Multi Socket PDU, this unit allows any It integrator or IT manager to …

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What is the best UPS technology to use?

Offline UPS, Line-interactive UPS, or Online double-conversion UPS; which one should you choose and how does an Online double-conversion UPS work? There are three types of UPS system designs. Primarily, each one represents an advancement in UPS technology:1. Offline UPS2. Line interactive UPS3. Online double-conversion UPSIn this article we aim to highlight each system so …

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What are the advantages of using a pure lead battery in a UPS?

Pure lead batteries have a wide range of applications for use in UPS, telecoms, energy storage and cyclic solar. Pure lead batteries contain no contaminants within the lead. They are made through a purification production process where positive and negative lead strips are stamped out of the material. Unlike traditional pasted plate technology batteries where …

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Rack mount UPS manual bypass solution for 19 inch IT cabinet loads manufactured by AROS Riello UPS systems and available locally from Standby systems

Italian emergency backup power manufacturer, Riello UPS systems S.R.L, offer a 19 inch rack mount manual bypass system called a Multipass. The Multipass is available in South Africa from Standby Systems, who have been distributing AROS RIELLO UPS units all over South Africa since 2003 and hold sole distribution rights for all RIELLO products outside …

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UPS Buyer’s Guide

People are often unsure about which UPS to buy that will best suit their individual needs and their budget so that they don’t over-buy or under-buy, but rather make the right purchase first time round. For this reason it is very important to have a good understanding of the different UPS backup technologies that are …

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What causes a battery to fail?

It is very important to consider the right battery for any application and the way it is installed within the correct environment and operating conditions. Factors effecting the battery’s actual service life include: Incorrect application of a specific battery range.For example, using a 102AH semi-sealed automotive battery in a UPS application or a telecommunications 200 …

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New UPS system Sales, design, project management, installation, and commissioning in Johannesburg and all over South Africa

No matter what size UPS system, at Standby Systems, we have the technical sales specialists for any UPS requirement; none is too small or too big. Our in-house technical expertise of over 250 years of combined technical knowledge and UPS industry experience enables us to offer from small upto unique and complex UPS plants for …

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Standby Systems announces the launch of the Riello MultiCOM 421 to be used in conjunction with PROFINET Fieldbus communications highway

UPS remote monitoring and control tool to integrate your Riello UPS into your industrial communications and control network. Riello UPS has expanded its networking solutions for UPS communication via an industrial network with the launch of the Profinet device called Multicom 421 MultiCOM 421. This new device can be used in all Riello UPS systems …

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Standby Systems announces the new range of thin plate pure lead TPPL lead-acid high rate UPS batteries.

The new ELITE TPPL sealed battery range has been launched in SA by Standby Systems. This float application backup battery is specifically designed for use with UPS systems. They have an unprecedented high power output performance to support any instant high-demand power requirements from 5 minutes to 60 minutes. TPPL, which stands for Thin Plate …

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Why does an ELITE high-temperature battery last so long?

The ELITE low-maintenance high-temperature battery can work in a non-air-conditioned environment with a design life expectancy of 10 years at 35 degrees Celsius ambient whilst offering good performance under these conditions. Some of the reasons why it is capable of this type of operation are: The casing consists of vertical ribs within a tapered structure …

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How do I monitor my UPS unit remotely?

A UPS unit can be monitored remotely in one of two ways. By means of a remote alarm panel which can be, in some cases, an identical display to the UPS front panel. This will allow remote control of the UPS via this panel or via an ethernet communications highway, usually using SNMP version 3. Or …

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60-month Warranty on Riello UPS systems

Standby Systems, the sole distributor for RIELLO UPS systems in Southern Africa, can, along with the manufacturer RPS S.R.L with headquarters in Milan, Italy, offer up to 5 year extended warranty options. This excludes Natal and the Western Cape sites, which fall outside the sole distribution range. All single-phase Riello UPS units, from the entry-level …

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Why is an uninterruptable power supply system, also called a UPS, the right solution required for any call center backup power?

With load shedding becoming a common occurrence in our daily lives in South Africa, most businesses, and even homeowners, are looking for reliable suppliers such as Standby Systems and Riello UPS for a backup power solution. Our solutions range from small home inverters of 1 kVA, to complex 3-phase parallel and modular UPS plants of up …

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Why Riello UPS from Standby Systems in SA is your best choice of UPS

The positive effects of owning a backup/emergency power UPS plant to keep your load running when the power fails are many. However, the local company infrastructure in South Africa behind the UPS system is just as important to your home and business. An uninterruptable power supply, also known as a UPS, is only as good as the support structure that backs …

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UPS supply into South Africa

With a staff complement of over 30 people and more than 70% of them having tertiary qualifications in electrical engineering, Standby Systems is one of the largest and most technically superior UPS unit market leaders in South Africa. Our vastly superior technical experience covers all walks of emergency backup power from a small UPS unit, …

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UPS Maintenance in Johannesburg and all over South Africa

What are the features offered by Standby systems Riello UPS and how will the user benefit? Easily manageable UPS unit Easy and reliable interfacing and management into any network via USB or RS232 serial connectivity. Easy and effective UPS management/monitoring via your network. Easy to use, free of charge, service management software with simple graphical …

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UPS SYSTEMS IN SOUTH AFRICA

A UPS system is a device that ensures that the load connected to the inverter will always be safe and protected from any mains supply failure or irregularity like dips and spikes. As long as the battery backup is available, it will ensure a 100% clean, smooth power supply to any load it is supplying. …

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World Earth Day 2021

22 April 2021, With today’s UPS systems striving for ultimate energy efficiencies and the lowest running cost to create a sustainable world with zero carbon footprint, it is no wonder that the Riello UPS slogan “Reliable-power for a sustainable world” is the foundation of the 5th largest UPS manufacturer in the world. World Earth Day …

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What can STANDBY SYSTEMS GIVE TO YOU as a Southern African UPS user, and what can we do for your Riello UPS and emergency power backup needs?

Sole AROS and Riello Distributor for 18 years Standby Systems offers the UPS and emergency backup user peace of mind with 18 years as the sole distributor for AROS RIELLO UPS systems for the entire Southern African continent except for Natal and Western Cape. Solid foundation UPS company With our solid foundation of 18 years …

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How important is it to perform regular maintenance on your UPS and battery backup power plant to ensure your critical data centre load works unhindered by power supply?

6 April 2021 The power uptime and power supply reliability are critical to any data centre, IT load, process, or other critical loads. It is imperative to use the best quality UPS and technology available, like a Riello uninterruptible power supply backup system from Standby Systems. Services must be unaffected under all grid supply conditions …

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Riello UPS Systems from Standby Systems are the ideal prescription for all medical application power stability

06 April 2021, Your Riello UPS plays a vital role in the effectiveness and support of health care and medical systems as hospitals and laboratories become increasingly digitally driven through IT and medical electronics as service providers strive to offer the best healthcare treatment to all their patients. A reliable and clean sinewave AC power …

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UNDERSTANDING THE BASIC PRINCIPLES AND COMPONENTS OF A RIELLO AROS UPS SYSTEM FOR ULTIMATE POWER BACKUP

The intention of this article is to inform you of the basic principles and building blocks of an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) and what it does to offer you backup power when the mains fails. Why is UPS backup power protection, like Riello UPS from Standby Systems, so essential in South Africa? The power grid …

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What can STANDBY SYSTEMS GIVE TO YOU as a Southern African UPS user, and what can we do for your Riello UPS and emergency power backup needs?

Sole AROS and Riello Distributor for 18 years Standby Systems offers the UPS and emergency backup user peace of mind with 18 years as the sole distributor for AROS RIELLO UPS systems for the entire Southern African continent except for Natal and Western Cape. Solid foundation UPS company With our solid foundation of 18 years …

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Standby Systems announces the launch of the all New Riello NextEnergy 600 kVA/kW UPS

15 March 2021 Massively improved UPS power availability for the backup power protection of large Data Centers where floor space is high on the selection list along with reliability, efficiency, and scalability, the new Riello UPS range extension broadens RIELLO UPS availability and footprint into the data centre world. The Riello NextEnergy UPS is ideally …

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Audi Germany and Riello UPS systems from Italy cooperate to produce efficient and effective electric vehicle charging

March 2021, Standby Systems, the Southern Africa distributor for the world’s 5th largest UPS manufacturer, Riello UPS, announces the recent news from Riello UPS in Milano, Italy – Riello Sirio-Power-Supply or SPS is to be used by the Audi brand center of experience. The AUDI AG Brand Experience Center event and conference building at Munich Airport …

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Riello UPS is increasingly becoming a critical part of today’s Data Centres, which are a vital “life source” to our modern-day online world

Data centre uptime, reliability, power system efficiency, and recyclability at end-of-life are all critical key players in the modern data center and the overall health of our planet. Data centres are critical in ensuring continuous industry and communications in today’s online world. No industry sector could survive or operate efficiently without them. Many data centers …

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Standby Systems announces the launch of the Riello MultiCOM 421 to be used in conjunction with PROFINET Fieldbus communications highway

15 March 2021 UPS remote monitoring and control tool to integrate your Riello UPS into your industrial communications and control network. Riello UPS has expanded its networking solutions for UPS communication via an industrial network with the launch of the Profinet device called Multicom 421 MultiCOM 421. This new device can be used in all …

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RIELLO UPS and Sealed UPS Battery Servicing and preventative maintenance

Our Standby Systems engineering & service support team offers a wide range of competitive and comprehensive technical support to suit any Riello or there UPS user’s needs and pocket. These include Riello Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), Riello STS, VRLA battery and even powershield montiroing andn shutdown software, delivery, installation, commissioning, site acceptance tests, battery impedance …

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Datacentre.me Virtual International Exhibition & Conference 2021in partnership with Riello UPS

When: Online, 28 April, 2021 AROS Riello UPS systems represented in SA by Standby Systems is back as headline sponsor of Datacentre.me’s second “virtual” networking event and conference. After the first highly successful inaugural online expo in October 2020, the second Expo allows you to meet data centre professionals remotely in a safe and comfortable manner. …

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STANDBY SYSTEMS Technical UPS Energy Consultants

Standby Systems Technical Energy Consultants are experts in the uninterruptible power supply (UPS) industry and have been working within the Riello AROS UPS power sector in Southern Africa since 2003. Our technical expertise comes from a solid base of tertiary qualified electrical engineers and technicians with regular OEM training in Italy at Riello AROS UPS headquarters in Milano. …

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Why are cooling fans such a critical component in an AROS RIELLO UPS BACKUP POWER SYSTEM

The fans used in Uninterruptible Power Supplies are the key components critical to keeping the UPS’s internal electronics and power electronics (used to make up the UPS rectifier and the UPS inverter) within the operational temperature ranges that they are designed to work in, thereby ensuring reliable and safe operation of these components with maximum …

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What Are the core parts that make up AROS RIELLO UPS backup supply units?

All online double-conversion UPS has 4 main sections: The rectifier/battery charger The UPS sealed lead-acid batteries The Inverter The static bypass switch The UPS DC Rectifier  1st conversion AC to DC The rectifier performs several key functions. The first function is to convert the input utility power from ESKOM in the form of AC mains power …

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Standby Systems launches its ELITE range lead-carbon battery for cyclic and solar battery backup applications.

The new Elite ELC lead-carbon AGM VRLA battery range is specifically designed for use in solar cyclic applications. The ELC is classified as a very long life product in accordance with Eurobatt standards and able to achieve over 3000 discharge cycles to 70% depth of discharge. This is almost 1000 cycles more than an equivalent …

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Riello SDU replaces SDL in the 1 – 1 range

AROS RIELLO LAUNCH THE BRAND NEW SENTINEL DUAL UPS SYSTEM The AROS RIELLO Sentinel range of on line double conversion UPS systems which are available in both tower or 19 inch rack mount versions using the same machine, was born with the Sentinel XR version. This UPS machine has proven to be rugged and reliable …

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How do I protect my business during load shedding?

Just when you thought load shedding was a thing of the past you were caught off guard by the latest rolling blackouts. While ESKOM scrambles to maintain their power supply, millions of people are left without electricity. Honestly, it has happened before; it is happening now; it isn’t going to get better any time soon. …

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Lightning VERSUS Surge Protector, Voltage stabiliser, and UPS – who wins?

As much as we love summer we don’t love the lightning damage that comes with the summertime storms. We appreciate that a darkening sky means rain is coming, but we don’t appreciate the fried electronics after the lightning has passed “through” our businesses or homes. In the olden days, when we saw a storm coming, …

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What sets Standby Systems apart from any other UPS provider?

Standby Systems, your UPS Specialist Standby Systems is a Specialist UPS Company that provides a wide-ranging array of UPS systems; from large uniquely engineered three-phase power plants to small standalone units, all to suit the standby power generation requirements of Sub Saharan Africa. We have extensive in-house proficiency and a rock-solid engineering base in the …

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Can a UPS system protect my business during rolling blackouts?

During load shedding, when ESKOMs generation ability flounders, millions of South Africans are subjected to power failures, sometimes daily. Besides interrupting our home and business lives, blackouts also cause data corruption on computer systems and damage various sensitive and expensive electronics like TVs, DSTV, and CCTV equipment. The only way to protect this valuable equipment …

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Standby Systems achieves full marks on IDC supplier performance scorecard for UPS Systems and Services Performed

Standby Systems is pleased to announce that IDC (Industrial Development Corporation) has awarded us FULL MARKS! We were graded and came out tops in all areas, as listed: Technical Operations SHE Compliance Quality Service Delivery (response to queries and complaints) Finance (accuracy of invoices, payments, etc.) This scorecard rating proves that Standby Systems offers superlative …

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What Is a UPS System?

A UPS, also called an uninterruptible power supply system, is a device that ensures the load connected to it will stay on when the power goes off. It provides continuous and constant no-break power and is a continuous power solution, or CPS. There are many reasons for a power failure occurring, including thunderstorms causing tripping …

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How do I choose the right UPS System?

Your guide to selecting the right UPS system, also known as an Uninterruptible Power Source or Supply, to back up your computer system and other critical loads. This very comprehensive article, divided into 7 sections for easy referencing: 1. What a UPS is not 2. A UPS serves a dual purpose 3. Backup-time to Cost …

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What is the best UPS technology to use?

Offline UPS, Line-interactive UPS, or Online double-conversion UPS; which one should you choose and how does an Online double-conversion UPS work? There are three types of UPS system designs. Primarily each one represents an advancement in UPS technology. 1. Offline UPS Offline UPS technology means that the mains supply feeds the connected UPS load. Only …

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Why do you need a UPS system power backup for data memory devices and controls?

In today’s world of technology, almost everything is controlled by some kind of electronic memory device. With the ever-increasing use of these memory devices, there is an ever-growing need to protect such critical items from not only power failures but also bad power supply conditions from your electricity producer. In countries with unreliable power supply …

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Which of the three UPS types is the right one for me?

Most people are unaware that there are three different types of UPS system designs, all of which can be used in different ways to support different backup loads. They are: 1. Offline UPS 2. Line-interactive UPS 3. Online Double-conversion UPS First of all, anyone buying a UPS must remember that, as with everything in life, …

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What is the difference between a UPS and a home inverter?

In South Africa, the public discussions in the workplace and at home is the dreaded rolling blackouts and power cuts. Everyone is talking about home inverter systems, 200AH batteries, and deep cycle batteries are all buzz words. With all the load shedding issues that disrupt our electricity supply for hours at a time, sometimes weeks …

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Sizing up UPS for Dummies

Clean, Sinewave, backup Power protection over and above just power backup during rolling blackouts, is not something that’s typically discussed, but you’re going to find out why it’s essential to have. For those of you that aren’t familiar with the term Uninterrupted Power Supply, or UPS as its commonly known, it can range from a …

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New Riello UPS called Sentrym

AROS RIELLO UPS systems have announced the release of a new range of high-power, small footprint, online, double-conversion UPS units called the Sentrym. The Sentrym UPS range is available in 10, 15 and 20 kVA single phase input or three-phase input in the same machine, and single-phase output also known as a 1/1 UPS or …

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Uninterruptible power supply experts SHEQ awards

STANDBY SYSTEMS (UPS SYSTEMS FROM 600 VA TO 6,4 MILLION VA), RECEIVES HEALTH AND SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD. On 7 December 2018, Devon Paar represented Standby Systems at the annual Health and Safety Performance Ceremony for the Eskom Medupi Project. During the ceremony, Standby Systems received an award for our Health and Safety Performance for 2018. …

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How to choose an Uninterrupted Power Supply ( UPS )

Power protection is not something that’s typically discussed, but you’re going to find out why it’s essential to have. For those of you that aren’t familiar with it ( Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) ), look beneath your desk, the little black boxes that you see beneath your desk usually at your office or your home …

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UPS Basics: UPS ( Uninterruptible Power Supply )

Today we’re going to be talking about UPS’s or uninterruptible power supplies. a UPS is an electrical device that provides backup power via a battery to a load when regular utility power has been lost depending on the UPS some can protect against voltage spikes or power surges that help protect any equipment connected to …

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Riello Voltage Stabilisers

Stabilizer Many electrical installations experienceconsiderable mains voltage fluctuation for anumber of reasons. To overcome this problem,an additional piece of equipment is required which corrects the voltage. This product is known as a voltage stabiliser. Voltronic 4 VOLTRONIC 4 electronic stabilisers regulate the voltage via a static… Tristab Y The digitally-controlled TRISTAB-Yelectromechanical stabilisers…

Dual Supply Switch For Your 19 inch Rack Cabinets

Transfer Systems and “intelligent” Switching Device to ensure continuous and reliable power distributions Multi Switch 16 A 1:1 Multi-Switch improves electrical supply continuity. The principle of… Read More (PDF) Multi Switch ATS 16 A 1:1 Multi Switch ATS provides installations with power supply continuity… Read More (PDF) Multi Socket PDU 16 A 1:1 The Riello UPS Multi …

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UPS Software & Connectivity

A range of software and accessories are characterized by simplicity and intuitiveness, security and reliability, highly customizable. PowerShield³ PowerShield³ provides efficient, user-friendly UPS management, displaying… PowerNetGuard PowerNETGuard software centralises UPS management using network interface… NetMan 204 The NetMan 204 network agent allows UPS directly connected over LAN… WiFi dongle for NetMan 204 The Netman 204 card provides …

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Battery Maintenance & Safety

Without getting too technical, it is an accepted norm that a battery has reached “end of life” when it can no longer supply 80% of its rated capacity in Ampere hours. At this point the battery should be replaced as the aging process accelerates. Determining Factors of a Batteries Life Span: Ambient and operational temperature …

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UPS Batteries

Standby Systems offers a wide range of batteries from Lead acid through to Nickel Cadmium and LIFEPO4. The most commonly used battery in a UPS application is the lead acid. There are several types of lead acid batteries available: VRLA – Valve Regulated lead acid (Sometimes called sealed batteries) Design life: 3 to 5 years …

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Riello UPS’s NextEnergy UPS sets new standards in mission critical applications

February 2018 Standby Systems is pleased to announce the launch of Riello UPSNextEnergy product. This highly innovative, transformer-less, three-phase UPS range with VFI SS 111 double conversion technology, IGBT converters and three-level control, is designed to meet power requirements of the future. The state-of-the-art technology and the careful selection of high quality components contribute to …

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High Rate Discharge Battery Series

Voltage: 6V & 12V Capacity: 12AH to 250AH Design floating service life: Up to 33AH :3 to 5 Years / >33AH : UPTO 10 Years a at 20oC/68Of General Features Nonspillable Sealed and Maintenance-free Operation High Quality and High Reliability Exceptional Deep Discharge Recovery Low Self-discharge Long Service Life Solid Copper Terminals Tank-formed Plates Computer-aided …

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Features of the ELITEVRLA (AGM) Battery

1.1 Nonspillable The ELITE VRLA battery uses an absorbed electrolyte system. All of the electrolyte is absorbed into the positive plates, negative plates, and the separators. Coupled with the use of special sealing epoxies, and long sealing paths for posts, ELITE VRLA batteries have exceptional leak resistance, and can be used in any position. 1.2 …

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Voltage stabiliser applications and choosing the right product

In certain applications where voltage fluctuation in the power supply is frequent and causing damage to loads, a voltage stabiliser can be an option. It must however be remembered that a voltage stabiliser can only compensate for voltage variation to try keep the load voltage relatively constant but it can not generate power if the …

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Transformer-based Highly Efficient UPS Systems

Client requirement After assessing the clients requirements and establishing the accommodation for the required UPS systems in the building. Standby systems offered the client 2 x 100kVA & 1 x 250kVA “transformer-based” highly efficient UPS systems with 10 year design life batteries to supply 15 minutes of standby time. As well as a Netman 204 …

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Riello Aros MST Uninterruptible Installation

Client requirement After assessing clients requirements, Standby Systems offered 2 x 40kVA MST units in parallel and 2 x 80kVA MST units in Parallel. To allow for N+1 redundancy. Each unit with 10 minutes standby time. Product Introduced to the client The product introduced to the client was 2 x 40kVA MST in Parallel & …

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Multi Sentry Uninterruptible Power Supply MST 125kVA

Product News Standby Systems is proud to announce the launch of a new addition to our internationally recognised range of Uninterruptible Power Supply systems. The Multi Sentry Range of UPS’s has a new addition in the portfolio, the MST 125kVA with many of the advanced features you have come to rely on from Riello Aros …

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High Frequency Online UPS T/EX SERIES

T/EX Series 1kVA to 3kVA is a high frequency online UPS specifically designed a wide range of applications, i.e. servers, data centres, critical network devices, sensitive electronic equipment, telecoms, etc. : Features • Large LCD display indicating detailed real time UPS status and parameters • Output voltage, frequency parameters and bypass function

Rack Mount High Frequency Online UPS RM Series

RM Series 1kVA to 10kVA rack mount high frequency online UPS is specifically designed for servers, sensitive electronic equipment, telecoms and security applications. : Features • True online double conversion technology with advanced microprocessor control • PWM technology with IGBT • LED/LCD display indicating detailed real time UPS status and parameters.

Double Conversion Online UPS DX6K-DX3120K series

DX6K-DX3120KL, adopts the double conversion online UPS design ideal for the resolution of all power supply issues. This state of the art solution is designed to eliminate power failure, high / low utility supply, voltage sags or damped oscillation, high voltage pulse, voltage fluctuation, surge voltage, harmonic distortion, clutter immunity and frequency fluctuations etc. delivering …

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Online intelligent UPS ST9115 CRT SERIES

ST9115CRT series online intelligent UPS adopts DSP control technology, with an excellent output index and innovative design, able to provide full protection for high-performance servers and IT equipment, telecommunication systems, process control and other key equipment. Tower OR Rack Mount conversion from the unit makes it easy and flexible for all applications.

Learn To Live With It – Load Shedding

Johannesburg – Turn it off and get used to it. Yesterday, Eskom chief executive Tshediso Matona apologised profusely for load shedding and unveiled a grim calendar of 36 likely load-shedding days until the end of March. “It really pains us to have to load-shed. We know the public does not take kindly to it,” he …

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The reality of daily rolling blackouts and systematic load shedding schedules issued by Eskom

Negating The Costs Of Unreliable Utility Supply Considering the reality of daily rolling blackouts and systematic load shedding schedules issued by Eskom, one has to ensure that critical sites are effectively backed up. As a supplier and service provider to the Riello Aros UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) range, Standby Systems have the experience and technical …

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Types of UPS or uninterruptible power supplies

Introduction to UPS or Uninterruptible Power Supply An uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is a system that protects electronic equipment from power fluctuations. A UPS is a device that is interfaced between the electric network (connected to utility power eg. ESKOM in South Africa) and the equipment that need protecting. UPS or uninterruptible power supply – …

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UPS Systems – What Does On-Line Double Conversion Mean?

UPS Systems – What Does On-Line Double Conversion Mean? By G Bennett, Standby Systems Abbreviations: IGBT – Integral Gated Bipolar Transistor PWM – Pulse Width Modulation THD – Total Harmonic Distortion UPS – Uninterruptible Power Supply A UPS is there for one primary reason – to provide uninterrupted power to the load. We recognise reliability …

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Desktop UPS versus Centralised Systems

Desk Top UPS ( Uninterruptible Power Supply ) versus Centralised Systems A small desktop UPS is a typical line interactive unit. It is intended for the man on the street to use at his home, not to run data centres. This means that the UPS is essentially off all the time and will switch on …

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Riello Aros, Roots, History and Brand Values

Standby Systems is the sole distributor of Riello AROS UPS systems in South Africa excluding the Western Cape and Kwazulu Natal. Riello AROS UPS is an Italian based UPS manufacturer, specialising in both stand- ard off the shelf systems as well as tailor made systems designed to meet client’s specifications. Roots and History Since 1922, …

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UPS or uninterruptible power supply

UPS or uninterruptible power supply, is a power supply that includes a battery to maintain power in the event of a power outage. Typically, a UPS keeps a computer, plant or electrical equipment running for several minutes or hours after a power outage. A UPS is typically used to protect hardware such as computers, data …

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UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply

Our Enthusiastic Standby Systems Team Will Assess All Your UPS Needs Ensure Your System Remains Operational. Complete The Form and a Consultant Will Contact You Our specialisation Welcome to Standby Systems. We are a specialist UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply, also uninterruptible power source, battery backup or emergency power protection consultants including DC systems, battery chargers, …

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AROS SOLAR UPS 12-200 kVA

Main Features Low frequency isolation transformer High conversion efficiency Full nominal power up to 45 °C Speed-controlled fans to optimize the efficiency Color LCD touch display with datalogger function Fully accessible from the front 2 expansion slots to connect communication boards MCCB AC side and switch DC side Suitable for operation with modules that require …

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Solar Products

Solar Products TL Inverters Central Inverters HV Central Inverters HV-MT Central Inverters Sirio Central Station (SCS) THE RANGE Other Solar: Fridge Battery Chargers Inverters Suntracker Solar Modules Uni-Solar ’ Flexible Panels Solaire Direct ’ Solar Modules Trina Solar ’ Solar Modules Other Solar and Solar Accessory Items: Charge Controllers ’ PWM ; Solar Accessories ’ …

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Switch Mode Battery Charger

Switch Mode Battery Charger This is both a Battery Rectifier (BR) for charging lead-acid, Ni-car and sealed type batteries, and a Service Rectifier (SR) for supplying DC loads. It has a Bus-Tie connection in case of voltage loss or failure of one rectifier with an optional output diode. It has natural convection cooling and is …

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Thyristor Battery Charger

This battery charger is available as a stand-alone unit, or in parallel operation which has equal load sharing. It comes with a natural convection cooling system and with a blocking diode on output. It is small and light has a fast dynamic response and is highly reliable and efficient.

HD SYSTEMS

HD Systems is a company specialising in the design, sales, installation and maintenance of DC systems, UPS systems and batteries from small to large plants suiting the client’s requirements on a national basis. Our main goal is to supply a superior cost effective service to all our clients. HD Systems is able to offer clients …

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Medupi Team wins Safety Award

July, August, September 2013 Front (from left): Calvin Khakuse (Technician), Thula Nyathi (Site Supervisor), Brian Mokonyane (Technician), Thamaga Dona (Technical Director), Greg Bennett (Managing Director) Back (From left): Mary-Anne Pereira (Quality), Anel Mitchley (SHE), Marius Mostert (Site Project Manager), Peter Seago (Project Manager)

ELITE Batteries

Trademark : ELITE Life Expectancy : 10yrs Type : Sealed lead acid batteries Standard : CE, UL, ISO9001 Issued by Dnv, Iec, IEEE, JIS, Euro, JIS, IEC, VDC, UL certified Quality : High quality VRLA battery produced with 99.99% pure lead Application : UPS and Alarm systems, Medical Equipment, Power tools, Control Equipment, Solar and …

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Sirio Power Supply (SPS)

Sirio Power Supply (SPS) is a state of the art unit that makes it possible to broaden the functions of an on-grid PV system equipped with AROS Solar Technology inverter and to create an off-grid system. Thanks to energy storage, sized according to the load requirements and the battery life, this system allows energy produced …

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Master Switch STS

High reliability “Hot Replacement” function 3- or 4- pole version Advanced communication Current Range: 100 – 600 A 3:3 100-600 A Operating principle (guarantees a source of redundant power) Protection against power supply faults Protection against environmental disturbances Total microprocessor control Redundant design (“hot replacement”) High Protection Accessibility Advance communication

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Multi Guard Industrial

Power Range: UPTO 160 kVA 1:3 Or 3:1 Or 3:3 Modularity and strength The Multi Guard Industrial range was specially developed to ensure power continuity in all sectors deemed critical due to the specific environmental conditions or industrial processes requiring protection. Multi Guard Industrial is available in a 20 kVA stand alone version and in …

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Master MPS

6 Pulse or 6 Pulse with Filter and Full Galvanic Isolation Power Range: 10 – 800 kVA 3:3 OR 3:1 Absolute protection Master MPS series UPS devices ensure maximum protection and power quality for any type of load, especially for mission-critical applications, security systems and electro-medical equipment, industrial processes and telecommunications. Master Plus is an …

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Master HP

IGBT RECTIFIER, 3% THDI with Full Galvanic Isolation Power Range: 100 – 600 kVA 3:3 Maximum protection and performance The MASTER MPS range has been enhanced with the HP series available from 100 to 600kVA MASTER HP Series provides maximum protection and power quality for data centres and industrial loads. The UPS has an IGBT-based …

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ESKOM SIMMERPAN

Standby Systems is glad to announce the successful completion of the UPS & Battery chargers Installation Project at Eskom’s National control centre in Simmerpan, Johannesburg. We successfully supplied, installed and commissioned: 2 x 600 kVA UPS Units 2 x 300 kVA UPS Units 1 x 100 kVA UPS Unit 4 x 48 Volt Battery Charger …

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Multi Sentry

Power Range: 10 – 120 kVA 3:3 1-3:1 10 -120 kVA MULTI SENTRY is a state-of-the-art uninterruptible power supply, achieving the highest possible level of on-line double-conversion performance (VFI-SS-111) as defined within IEC EN 62040-3. The UPS has been designed to protect critical information and telecommunications systems, networks, services and processes whose operation could be …

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Sentinel Dual

Power Range: 3.3 – 10 kVA 3:1 1:1 3,3 -10 kVA The SENTINEL DUAL (High Power) range is available in 3.3-4-5-6-8-10kVA single-phase models and 6.5-8-10kVA three-phase/single-phase models, with on-line double conversion (VFI) technology. The DIALOG DUAL range may be placed directly on the floor or mounted in 19” rack mount cabinets such as the Multi …

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HD Systems

HD Systems: HD Systems is one of Standby Systems sub-contractors. HD Systems is a company specialising in the design, sales, installation and maintenance of DC systems, UPS systems and batteries from small to large plants suiting the client’s requirements on a national basis. Their main goal is to supply a superior cost effective service Standby …

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Solar

Solar: With the energy crisis in South Africa becoming more evident the focus is turning to Solar solutions. Standby Systems with our partner AROS Solar provide a range of Solar UPS solutions.

Battery Chargers

Battery Chargers: Thyristor and Switch Mode battery chargers from Teletecnica Italy are supplied by Standby Systems. Teletecnica Thyristor Battery Charger This battery charger is available as a stand-alone or parallel system with equal load sharing capabilities. The battery charger can be specified with either natural or forced cooling depending on the application. Main Features: Microprocessor …

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UPS Units

UPS Units: Standby Systems proudly supply a comprehensive range of UPS Systems and is a certified distributor of Riello Aros UPS Systems. Our UPS range include: Sentinel Dual – Riello AROS Multi Sentry – Riello AROS Master MPS – Riello AROS Master HP – Riello AROS Multi Guard Industrial – Riello AROS Sirio Power Supply …

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