Active Power Joins Data Center Alliance

January 11, 2010 by · Comments Off on Active Power Joins Data Center Alliance 

Web Hosting ToolboxJerusalem, Israel – Minicom Advanced Systems – a leading developer of IT & KVM remote access and management solutions, announced that its new initiative, the Data Center Alliance (DCA), continues to grow with the addition of new member Active Power (NASDAQ: ACPW), a manufacturer of critical backup power systems and continuous power solutions. The Data Center Alliance, formed with Minicom, Wright Line, ServerTechnology, Uptime Devices, and Digi International fills the information gap in the marketplace by providing a centralized, comprehensive source for building successful IT infrastructures.

“The Data Center Alliance provides IT decision makers relevant information and choices when it comes to purchasing and deploying IT infrastructure equipment for their mission critical facilities,” said Jim Clishem, president and CEO, Active Power. “Active Power is proud to be part of the alliance, offering its highly efficient, reliable and green backup power systems and turnkey critical power solutions.”
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Single Port Power Control Deivce Upgraded

September 8, 2009 by · Comments Off on Single Port Power Control Deivce Upgraded 

Web Hosting ToolsIsrael – Minicom Advanced Systems, a leading developer of IT & KVM remote access and management solutions for the server room and datacenter – today announced the launch of a new, Minicom patented single port power control solution. Power on Cable (PoC) is targeted at IT environments that require a complete remote support package of both BIOS level KVM IP access and remote power control. This can include server rooms in which mission critical equipment is handpicked, or ATM machines or unmanned communication centers distributed in far away locations.

The PoC is controlled serially via a Minicom KVM IP gateway thus preventing costly mistakes by ensuring the power commands are sent only to the required device. Its unique and robust “power cord” design meets the stringent requirements of cable management in IT environments and makes it extremely easy to slide several units together and control several devices through a single management interface. The PoC has worldwide compatibility featuring 90-260 VAC 44-66 Hz up to 10Amps. making it also ideal for mixed power environments.

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