Cherokee International (www.cherokeepwr.com) has unveiled the 1,200W CAR1248 front-end rectifier that can pack 19 W/inch3. Designed for low to mid servers, enterprise networking, power over Ethernet (POE), and automatic test equipment applications, the CAR1248 has a 1U0high footprint and measures 1.65 × 3.44 × 11.2 inches, and is narrow enough to fit up to five units in a power shelf.
Some cars are more reliable than others, but even the vehicles at the bottom of this year’s Consumer Reports reliability survey are vastly better than those of 20 years ago in the key areas of powertrain and hardware, experts said this week.
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While many larger companies are still reluctant to rely on wireless networks to transmit important information in industrial settings, there is an increasing acceptance rate of the newer, more robust wireless options that are now available.
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