A study by the Ponemon Institute categorizes the different root causes that are responsible for data center outages ranging from UPS system failures to weather related problems and gives percentages in which the different factors cause outages. The overwhelming majority of the factors are either human-related problems or mechanical problems. With diligence, you can preemptively address these six root causes within your data center to prevent having an outage.
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