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Managing UPS Devices

Note: This topic applies to the Edinburgh Release.

Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) device(s) physically connected to the Smoothwall System provide emergency power if the mains power supply fails.

The Smoothwall System also makes information about UPS devices available on the System > Central management > Overview page. For more information, see Monitoring Node Status.

It is also possible to configure an alert which is triggered when power switches to and from mains supply. For more information, see Enabling Instantaneous Alerts.