ups APC SMART PowerChute Business Edition
UPS management, graceful shutdown, and energy management software for servers and workstations using dedicated serial or USB connections.

UPS management, graceful shutdown, and energy management software for servers and workstations using dedicated serial or USB connections.
PowerChute Business Edition software provides UPS management, graceful shutdown and innovative energy management capabilities. In the event of an extended power outage, graceful unattended shutdown ensures no information is lost and time to recovery is minimized. Energy cost and CO2 reporting provides greater understanding of the energy consumed by IT equipment enabling improved energy efficiency.

Features & Benefits


Sequenced network shutdown and reboot
Customize network shutdown and reboot sequence of connected servers and UPSs.

Scheduling capability
Customize a schedule for the shutdown and reboot of connected equipment and UPSs

Outlet group control
Turn on/off, reboot or shut down select outlet groups to save dispatching technicians to remote locations (for UPSs with switched outlet groups).

Operating System Shutdown
Prevents possible data corruption by performing graceful, unattended operating system shutdown in the event of an extended power outage or computer power problem.

Load shedding
Turn off select outlet groups in a pre-determined sequence to shed less critical equipment and conserve runtime (UPSs with switched outlet groups).

Energy Management

Energy usage reporting
Gain a fact-based understanding of the energy usage of your protected equipment.

Energy costing
Understand the cost of powering your protected equipment.

Configurable energy costs
Update energy costs as they change to ensure your energy cost reports are completely accurate

CO2 Emissions Reporting
Monitor the environmental impact of powering your protected equipment.


Multiple Smart-UPS Management
View and monitor multiple Smart-UPS using SNMP over the network with any 3rd party Network Management System (NMS).

Smart Battery Management
Battery replacement date and Replacement Battery Cartridge (RBC) number available via software user interface which provides a seamless link to order the correct RBCs online.

Event logging
Pinpoint the timing and sequence of events leading up to an incident with the event log.

Data logging
Identify problematic trends before they escalate or export the data log for analysis.

Run command file
Run command file on network shutdown sequence as well as start-up sequence.

Be notified of problems to ensure crucial situations are dealt with in a timely manner.


System Event Log Integration
Writes events to Windows operating system event logs

PowerChute Business Edition OS Compatibility
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Enterprise management system compatible
Make device information available to your preferred enterprise management system by forwarding SNMP traps (events) across SNMPv1 and SNMPv3 using the PowerNet MIB

Communication Computer Interface Cable
UPS cable provides dedicated serial/USB communication between the UPS and the server, independent of the network.


Secure communications
Secured web access via HTTPS, as the default, ensures that communication between the device and the client interfaces cannot be interpreted.

Password security
User-selectable password with strong password rules and reset password mechanism.

Initial Set-Up Wizard
Enables ease of configuration and ensures IT equipment is protected as quickly as possible

SMTP Authentication
Secure Mail Transfer Protocol support to authenticate e-mail



PowerChute Business Edition v10.0.2

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