Protect Your Computer During a Storm

October 7, 2013

At least around here, October has been the month for terrible storms. How can you protect your computer during a storm? Below are some tips to protect your sensitive electronics.

  1. The frugal method: Unplug everything from the outlets during a storm!
  2. The practical method: Power down your electronics, but put a surge protector with a monetary warranty between them and the outlets. Accell D080B-008K 3 foot Cord PowerSquid
  3. The always-on method: If you need your systems running full-time, make sure they are managed by a quality uninterrupted power supply. APC BE750G Power Saving Battery Back-UPS

To us, nothing is worse than acts of God frying your computer. Make sure you’re prepared!