Knowledge Is Power Series: Top 6 Things To Consider When Choosing The Right UPS

In a world where uninterrupted power is crucial for seamless operations, investing in the right Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system is so important. With the number of different brands available when it comes to UPS’, it might make the selection process seem daunting, and you may find yourself having a lot of questions. This is why we want to empower you in making these decisions with ease. We are here to guide you through the things to consider when choosing the perfect UPS for your needs.

Top 6 Reasons To Choose a UPS - Choose CertaUPS
  1. Identify Your Power Needs: Assess your power requirements based on the equipment you wish to protect. Consider the voltage, wattage, and the number of devices to determine the UPS capacity you need.
  2. Battery Runtime: Understand the runtime needed during power outages. This depends on the criticality of your operations. Calculate how long your equipment should remain operational for when the power fails to select the appropriate battery backup.
  3. Monitoring and Management: For ease, we recommend choosing a UPS with robust monitoring and management capabilities. Remote monitoring, alerts, and management software provide real-time insights and control, ensuring proactive responses to power fluctuations or failures.
  4. Efficiency: Look for UPS systems with high efficiency ratings. Energy-efficient UPS not only save costs in the long run but are also more environmentally friendly.
  5. Budget Considerations: Every business must consider budgets when it comes to making any new purchases, so you want to find a UPS that aligns with your budget whilst also supporting all the requirements you have.
  6. Brand and Warranty: Choose a reputable brand known for their quality and reliability. Also, pay attention to warranty and after-sales support offered, as this is very important.

A UPS isn’t just about providing backup power; it’s about safeguarding your critical systems, ensuring uninterrupted operations, and preventing data loss or damage. This is why we are proud to be partnered with CertaUPS.

CertaUPS understand the vital role that a UPS plays in keeping businesses operational. Their range of UPS systems is designed to cater to a wide range of needs while prioritising reliability, efficiency, and robust performance.


CertaUPS is an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) vendor, supporting businesses across the UK and Europe. CertaUPS has been tried and tested across all five continents, designed to the highest quality and performance. Offering unparalleled knowledge in the emergency power market.

The CertaUPS proposition beats its competitors across important areas such as unit cost, warranty, and service. The products are British-made and stocked in the UK with next-day replacements available as part of their three-year warranty scheme


Purdicom’s partnership with CertaUPS began in July 2019 and each year, together we have gone from strength to strength. The technology CertaUPS offer, perfectly complements all types of network deployments and this is what made it such an obvious decision to start a partnership with them.

CertaUPS and Purdicom have worked closely together since then, to build awareness of the exceptional product portfolio CertaUPS have to offer and in doing so have seen great success.

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