High profile data centre and computer service outages in 2010

Here’s an interesting article showing the importance of having adequate surge protection and uninterruptable power supplies – along with sufficient onsite and offsite backups.


To this for Australian major outages we would have to add the NAB debarcle in November


And CBA in August


For power protection we always recommend to clients their keys systems from power surges, blackouts and brown outs (low voltage events that can damage components) –