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How Surge Protection Keeps Businesses Running

Michael Molinari

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On April 25th In Power
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No matter the industry, electrical and electronic equipment plays a major role in the everyday ins and outs of maintaining business operations. Without power, security systems, refrigeration equipment, access control, point of sale, lighting systems, and other systems, simply can’t function. Expensive and essential equipment across every vertical market, from healthcare, to warehousing and sports […]

What You Need To Know About Harsh Climates and Surge Protection Devices

Michael Molinari

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On February 20th In Power,Video Surveillance
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Surge protection starts with protecting your outdoor devices from damaging surges. When most people think about which devices need surge protection, they imagine a lightning strike hitting their security camera or light fixture and destroying it, perhaps even sending a massive surge along the network and damaging or destroying other essential devices. Though lightning strikes […]

Are You Protected? Are You Sure?

Michael Molinari

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On December 14th In Power,Wire and Cable
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  The protection provided by a surge protector on your system and its devices is essential, as surge events are unpredictable and can damage or even destroy equipment essential to your system’s operation. However, there are several common problems that may occur during the installation of a surge protection device (SPD) that will prevent it […]

Protecting Your IP Surveillance Cameras

Michael Molinari

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On October 24th In IP Surveillance Video,Power,Video Surveillance
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  As intelligent, networked IP cameras become the industry standard, protecting them from damage and downtime has become a crucial part of any security system. IP cameras can deliver constant analytic information, such as the routes customers take through a store, in addition to providing the round-the-clock surveillance necessary for protecting your business. Should an […]

Are Your Installations Being Protected Properly?

Stu Tisdale

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On June 18th In Fire,Power
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Do you know if your surge protector is still providing protection for your Fire Alarm Control Panel? Or did it do its job and sacrifice itself to protect your equipment? These are critical questions, and most of the time, will be met with a puzzled look. Most surge protectors do NOT remove AC power load […]