Power outlet notifier?
Posted on 2012-03-13
Hey everyone, I recently have come accross a issue with the cooling of my servers, we have two smaller coolers to try and maintain our one server rack with about 6 physical servers on it. They obviously run pretty hot, and the server room, isn't much of a official server room at all. I just took over this position, and want to insure the uptime of my system, and the last think I need is a 6000 dollar server running out db to go out because the crappy coolers stop working.
One of the rotating coolers (fancy fan) stopped working yesterday. And this started the ball rolling in my head. Since were waiting on a backup source of air type cooler machine right now. Is there a device out there that would maybe notify me if something stopped receiving electricity, or if the electricity dropped below a certain level that the device couldn't operate? It really scares me that we only have 1 cooler on these 6 physical servers.
So is there a device that can email you when power goes out from a regular outlet? or preferably SMS me?