When Lightning Strikes

When Lightning Strikes

It’s better when it doesn’t By: Peter Carpenter, Director of Applied Engineering at LEC Featured in Mission Critical Magazine When it comes to lightning, data centers, as well as all electronics and other mission-critical operations, face a fair amount of risk. In...
When Lightning Strikes

When Lightning Strikes

When Lightning Strikes | 2012-12-03 | Mission Critical Magazine When it comes to lightning, data centers, as well as all electronics and other mission-critical operations, face a fair amount of risk. In 2006, a Carnegie Mellon report found that 30 percent of...
The End of the Franklin Rod Era

The End of the Franklin Rod Era

As we all know, Benjamin Franklin is widely recognized for his groundbreaking exploration of electricity and his “kite experiment.” Although, some scientists say the kite experiment never actually happened. Regardless, Franklin’s vast experiments and...