What to expect after a cooling failure

Johnny Eriksson bygg at cafax.se
Wed Jul 10 08:09:38 UTC 2013

Jake Khuon <khuon at NEEBU.Net> wrote:

> While others have already talked about what to look out for in terms of 
> systems and drives, I haven't seen anyone mention things like your UPS 
> batteries.  Were they also heat-soaked? At one place I worked at, we 
> lost a whole bank of batteries in the UPS room when it overheated.  I 
> think that was somewhere around a $95,000 replacement and required 
> rush-delivery of a lot of SLAs from all over the place.

That is one reason to have the UPS and the batteries in separate rooms.


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