APC, a flagship brand of Schneider Electric, provides clean battery backup power, surge protection, and IT physical infrastructure, ensuring data is available — whenever and wherever you need it. With APC products that are connected to Schneider Electric ecosystems, we provide a complete portfolio of data center solutions, software, and services that are sustainable, resilient, hyper-efficient, and adaptive in the cloud and at the edge. That’s Certainty In A Connected World

What is a UPS?

An uninterruptible power supply (UPS) offers guaranteed power protection for connected electronics. When power is interrupted, or fluctuates outside safe levels, a UPS will instantly provide clean battery backup power and surge protection for plugged-in, sensitive equipment.

The Impact of IT Downtime and Power Outages

Unplanned downtime is defined as an unexpected period of time when IT systems and solutions are unavailable to a business and its operations.

Claimed their cost of downtime exceeded $1M Claimed their costs of downtime was between $100k & $1M Experienced costs under $100k

The Causes of Downtime

Power related issues are the number one cause of unplanned downtime.




Cooling Issues


Network Errors


Software and It Errors


Power Related Issues

UPS spend vs investment on IT equipment

Globally, the market spends only around 0.5% of the total IT budget protecting servers and storage with UPS.

UPS Spend $ 7.4 Billion
IT investment spend $ 1.3Trillion*

Investment in a reliable power protection system for IT Infrastructure reduces the risk of unplanned costly downtime.

75% of recent downtime incidents were preventable

Most unplanned and costly downtime casn be minimized with the right power proteciton and real-time visibility.

See our range of APC products below

Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS’s)

APC UPS’s provide reliable backup power and surge protection to keep critical devices running during outages and power fluctuations.


Replacement Batteries

UPS batteries ensure uninterrupted power supply, safeguarding devices during outages by providing temporary backup energy.


Power distribution unit (PDU)

APC offer’s a wide array of standardized rack PDUs designed to increase manageability and efficiency in your data centre