Lithium-ion batteries offer several advantages over traditional lead acid batteries. Despite the benefits, the use of lithium-ion batteries in uninterruptable power supplies (UPSs or battery backups) is relatively new with valve-regulated lead acid batteries still the dominant energy storage technology used today. This will likely change as Li-ion costs continue to decrease, the benefits become more widely known, and manufacturers make their UPSs compatible. This paper serves to answer common questions about Li-ion batteries and their use in UPSs.
Businesses of all sizes are hit by ransomware attacks every day. A recent ZDNet article shows that damages related to ransomware attacks will reach $1 billion this year. Don't miss "How to protect your organization from ransomware." Join CBS Interactive's Distinguished Lecturer David Gewirtz, one of America's leading cybersecurity experts, and security researcher and advocate Brook Chelmo, Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Dell SonicWALL, in a lively discussion about how to protect your IT ecosystem even if you're not a security expert.
Today's security threats have expanded in their scope and seriousness. There can now be millions -- or even billions -- of dollars at risk when information security isn't handled properly. And beyond that, cybersecurity will define many of the international conflicts of the future.
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