CyberPower Success Story: Backup power can be a PC lifesaver

April 4, 2010 by CyberPower

With storm season approaching, Pete Grad, The PC Guy, at, decided to add a Battery Backup to his home office computer setup. Taking advice from Business Analyst, Samara Lynn of, he selected the CyberPower 550VA model (CP550SLG) from a local electronics store. The CP550SLG features surge protection, energy-saving technology and several minutes of backup power so Grad can safely save files and shut down his system before the UPS battery runs out. When the power went out in his neighborhood during a recent storm, the CP550SLG UPS performed its duty of supplying power within milliseconds of detecting an outage.