Emerson Network Power Extends Midsize UPS Product Line With Native 480V AC Configurations

ENERGY STAR® Qualified Liebert® eXM Uninterruptible Power Supply enables energy efficiency, speed of deployment

Columbus, Ohio [March 14, 2016] – Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) and the world’s leading provider of critical infrastructure for information and communications technology systems, today introduced five capacities of the Liebert® eXM Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system for native 480V AC configurations. The new models address critical applications with medium power 480V requirements, while providing cost control, efficiency and speed of deployment. The new 480V AC models are available in 50 to 250kVA/kW in the Americas.  

“With the addition of the new 480V AC models, the Liebert eXM UPS family now includes models ranging from 10 to 250kVA/kW and includes a comprehensive portfolio of native 208V, 220V,and 480V products. Each offers a high efficiency solution for midsize data centers supporting bigger loads,” said Steve McKinney, vice president, general manager of power management for Emerson Network Power. “This UPS family meets the need for solutions that deliver lower first costs and ongoing operational savings, while allowing for flexibility and shorter deployment schedules in a dynamic IT environment.”

The Liebert eXM UPS family includes flexible, optimized ancilliary cabinets. These include options for extended battery, maintenance bypass, distribution, transformer and paralleling.  

All models of Liebert eXM UPS offer high operational and cost efficiencies. The ENERGY STAR® qualified UPS delivers among the highest efficiency levels for midsize power applications. During double conversion mode, the transformer-free Liebert eXM UPS delivers up to 97 percent efficiency. When operating in energy-saving Eco-Mode, efficiency increases up to 99 percent. In addition, the unity power factor design delivers the highest level of power capacity, reducing cabling and installation costs compared to non-unity designs, and saving more than 30 percent in floor space over comparable configured systems.
All Liebert eXM UPS models can incorporate the integrated Alber® battery monitoring option, which improves the reliability of backup batteries through continuous testing and reporting. Also available, the exclusive LIFE™ Services which provides robust lifecycle management via continuous remote diagnostics and proactive service dispatch. Customers can depend on experts who are prepared to interpret advanced service level data using IP-based communications to anticipate, identify, diagnose and respond to problems before they can cause downtime or hinder performance.
Centralized operational control can be realized through the data center infrastructure management system, the Trellis™ platform to improve overall control, visibility and infrastructure performance.
For more information on the Liebert eXM UPS, or other technologies and services from Emerson Network Power, visit www.EmersonNetworkPower.com.

About Emerson Network Power
Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE:EMR), is the world’s leading provider of critical infrastructure technologies and life cycle services for information and communications technology systems. With an expansive portfolio of intelligent, rapidly deployable hardware and software solutions for power, thermal and infrastructure management, Emerson Network Power enables efficient, highly-available networks. Learn more at www.EmersonNetworkPower.com.

About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world.  The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions.  Sales in fiscal 2015 were $22.3 billion.  For more information, visit Emerson.com.

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