Alpha Technologies Inc. has introduced a new battery-charge-management system
designed to maximize battery performance for standby communications power
The new "AlphaGuard" system continually senses and adjusts the charge current
for individual batteries, ranging across 36-volt and 48-volt strings.
Alpha said the new technology prevents overcharging or undercharging of
batteries, which can shorten life spans or cause outright failure.
Alpha has also introduced a new "AlphaLight" series of uninterruptible power
supplies for optical devices for fiber-to-the-curb