Robust Power Metering Provides Load Balancing without Network Connection


BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, UK, 12 June 2017 — Obtain real-time input current reading for equipment installation and continued operation with metered power distribution units (PDUs)—the newest addition to Chatsworth Products’ (CPI) eConnect® line of intelligent PDUs. Metered eConnect PDUs feature a local LED display that provides current reading for circuit and phase balancing, and are particularly useful in applications where deployment of networked PDUs is limited or not an option.

Key Features & Benefits of Metered eConnect PDUs 

  • Real-time current reading: Input current reading for circuit and phase load balancing
  • High temperature rating: Withstands hot aisle temperatures of up to 149°F (65°C)
  • High outlet density options: Some models support up to 100 Amps and a high number of C13 and C19 outlets
  • Locking outlets: Patented Click Secure Technology prevents accidental disconnections

Customers can simplify ordering, shipping and installation by having Metered eConnect PDUs preinstalled in CPI GlobalFrame® and TeraFrame® Cabinet Systems using the online Product Configurator. Extended Limited Warranties are also available for two additional years beyond the expiration of the Original Warranty Period of three years.

Whether connecting a few pieces of equipment or supporting high-density computing with multiple blade servers in every cabinet, Metered eConnect PDUs provide simple, reliable power distribution to equipment in racks and cabinets.