October 3, 2022
Panduit Corp. has added to its SmartZone offerings with the release of the SmartZone Lithium Ion UPS, a highly efficient and reliable UPS that provides protection and backup power to meet the continually growing power demands of Data Center, Enterprise, and Edge IT equipment.
The Lithium Ion UPS boasts excellent electrical performance, enhanced intelligent monitoring and network functions while complying with EMC and safety standards. Compared to a standard VRLA battery, the SmartZone Lithium Ion battery features five times the energy density while occupying one-third the space. Its lifespan is up to three times longer and charges considerably faster than the VRLA.
“Panduit is excited to introduce the 1-3kVA Lithium Ion UPS with smart load shedding extending the runtime and integrated wireless for quick network connectivity among many other features,” stated Alan Burkel, Panduit data center product manager.
The innovative Lithium Ion UPS supports rack/tower installation and features a colorful LCD display with multiple buttons and LED indicators. Its intelligent network management card provides harden security remote access via Ethernet secure SNMPv# protocol to monitor and manage the UPS, micro-USB for firmware upgrade and RS-485 for connecting environmental and security sensors. The Lithium Ion UPS has an intelligent fan speed regulation that automatically adjusts due to ambient temperature and load percentage. It reduces energy waste and the cost of electricity by offering up to 98.5% high efficiency for Line-interactive models.
The Lithium Ion UPS is the latest addition to the Panduit SmartZone family, which also includes the SmartZone G5 Intelligent PDU and the SmartZone Cloud. The Lithium Ion UPS easily, securely and quickly connects to the SmartZone Cloud, a subscription-based application that integrates power and environmental monitoring with asset management, rack access, and connectivity management.