Finalist in Electrical Distribution in Consulting-Specifying Engineer's 2011 Product of the Year competition
Universal Electric Corp. has released the Starline Critical Power Monitor (CPM), a touchscreen wireless monitor for data centers. The color LCD screen displays electrical current, voltage, temperature, and power on any or all phases on the bar. This allows full monitoring and plug-and-play flexible integration. Readings are accurate within less than 1%, and the product can connect via RS485, Ethernet, or wireless mesh network. Monitors are factory-built into Starline power feeds and plug-ins. They are calibrated to meet ANSI revenue grade standards for power usage and are further customizable to suit the specific needs of data centers.