Which of these devices can keep your computer running when a power source is lost?
A) Surge suppressor
B) BIOS battery backup
D) Surge protector
E) My computer would prefer to take a break every once in awhile
The answer: C) UPS
An uninterruptible power supply is designed to maintain power to a device when the main power is no longer available. These are especially useful in environments where available power may not always be 100% available.
Want to know more? Watch “Managing Your Computing Environment.”
It’s important to maintain a good working environment for yourself and your computing equipment. In this video, you’ll learn about material safety data sheets, temperature and humidity control, surge suppressing, using a UPS, airflow, and cleaning your computer.