Extron Everlast Power Supplies Have a Minimum 280,000 MTBF


Extron Everlast power supplies are designed in-house (by Extron) and use the highest-quality components to ensure reliability. Based on actual accelerated operational life testing, Extron says Everlast power supplies are rated at an MTBF — Mean Time Between Failure of 280,000 hours up to an incredible 1,000,000 hours or the equivalent of over 114 years. Extron has such confidence […]

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Smart Power Supply: Achieving 100 Percent Uptime in the LED Display Application


By John Hu QST In-field power supply failure is a major cause of downtime in LED Displays. This is especially a critical problem in the Digital Outdoor and Live Broadcast applications. This white paper explores the technologies available to achieve 100 percent power supply up time that are now available in the market. In the […]

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ONErack Adds New Dual Redundant, Hot Swappable Power Supply


The tvONE ONErack is a universal racking mounting solution with power and cooling. It’s design converts randomly sized, externally-powered devices from any manufacturer into slide-in modules that can be installed serviced. The dual redundant power supply is hot swappable, and helps remove a potential point of failure in racks used for mission critical installations. In addition to reliability, this new […]

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Crestron Intros New Power Supply for Motorized Shades


Crestron announced this week the launch of its new “intelligent power supply” (CSA-PWS10S-HUB), which can power up to ten Crestron shade motors of any kind, each with its own replaceable fuse. The built-in integrated five-segment Cresnet hub provides an isolated control network for each pair of shades, therefore limiting the impact of any wiring faults. […]

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