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Canara and Saft announce partnership to provide lithium technology for mission critical facilities

This alliance offers the highest levels of reliability, safety, and availability, and optimized battery management to data centers
 

PARIS, April 26, 2018 – Canara, the trusted leader in critical power analytics and facility management services and Saft, a world leader in advanced lithium-ion technology backup battery solutions today announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership. This new strategic partnership brings safe, reliable, purpose-built Super Lithium Iron Phosphate (SLFPTM) proprietary battery technology to data centers.

View the original press release on saftbatteries.com

Canara Announces Acquisition of Power Service Concepts, Inc. to Strengthen Battery Asset Management Services

Acquisition expands resources, broadens service capacity and adds important northeast customers as Canara prepares for accelerating growth
 

ATLANTA – April 10, 2018 - Canara, the trusted leader in critical power analytics and battery asset management services, today announced it has acquired Power Service Concepts, Inc., a leading battery services firm based in the greater New York metro area.  The acquisition adds significant field service resources as Canara continues to focus on the growing battery services market.

Insight+ for Batteries Gains Momentum; Canara Announces DataChambers as Latest Customer

Subscription-Based Predictive Monitoring Service Well Received in the Data Center Market
 

ATLANTA – January 10, 2017 - Canara, the trusted leader in critical power analytics and facility management services, today announced DataChambers, the region’s premier IT solutions company, has selected Canara Insight+ for Batteries as its battery management solution.  Canara’s newest solution is the first-ever, all-inclusive predictive monitoring service for mission critical facilities and will protect all four of DataChambers’ data centers.

Canara Announces Insight+for Batteries, the First All-Inclusive Predictive Monitoring Service for Data Centers

Subscription-based model for monitoring and managing backup-power infrastructure eliminates upfront hardware costs

ATLANTA – April 12, 2016 - Canara, the trusted leader in critical power analytics and facility management services, today announced the launch of Canara Insight+ for Batteries, the first-ever all-inclusive predictive monitoring service for mission critical facilities. The subscription-based solution bundles monitoring hardware, hardware replacement, and Canara’s predictive monitoring service to provide a complete solution. Data center operators that embrace this model can simplify their operations and realize cost savings of up to 50 percent.

Canara Establishes its Headquarters in Atlanta

Predictive Analytics and Critical Facility Services Leader Moves Headquarters from San Francisco to ‘America’s Most Wired City’

ATLANTA – March 8, 2016 - Canara, the trusted leader in critical power analytics and facility management services, today announced it has moved its headquarters from San Rafael, Calif., to Atlanta. The company now has two bi-coastal offices to better serve its data center clients across the United States.

Canara Insight For Branch Circuits Improves Cyber Wurx’s PUE By 30 Percent

Canara's services provide customers granular visibility into power infrastructure to identify stranded power and optimize loads

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., March 1, 2016 – Canara, the trusted leader in critical power analytics and facility management services, today announced customer Cyber Wurx has improved its power usage efficiency (PUE) by 30 percent after implementing Canara Insight for Branch Circuits.

Canara Announces New Customer for its Critical Facilities Services

Global Financial Services Company Engages Canara for its Industry Expertise

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., October 1, 2015 – Canara, the trusted leader in critical power analytics and facility management services, today announced a global financial services company as its latest Critical Facilities Services (CFS) customer. CFS is filling the gap in the mid-market by providing a scalable framework of consulting and operations management services designed specifically for small to mid-size critical facilities. Since its initial launch, Canara has grown its consultative capabilities and expanded its specialized team of critical power experts.

Canara Launches Critical Facilities Services

Scalable, Cost-Effective Services Increase Reliability and Maximize Asset Productivity for Small and Medium Critical Facilities

San Rafael, CA – June 2, 2015 – Canara, the leader in predictive monitoring and analytics for backup power systems, today announced the launch of its Canara Critical Facilities Services (CFS), a scalable framework of consulting and operations management services for owners of small to medium-sized critical facilities.

Canara Appoints Renowned Industry Leader John C. Lee, IV to Its Board of Directors

Lee Will Assist Canara’s Management Team in Guiding Growth Plan for Industry’s Leader in Predictive Analytics and Monitoring for Backup Power Systems

San Rafael, CA – January 8th, 2015 – Canara, the leader in predictive monitoring and analytics for backup power systems, has elected John C. Lee, IV, founder, and former chairman and CEO of Lee Technologies Inc., as its newest independent Board Director.

Canara Adds Chris Oberkfell to Round Out Management Team

Oberkfell Joins New CEO Tom Mertz to Implement Growth Plan for Industry’s Leader in Predictive Analytics and Monitoring for Backup Power Systems

San Rafael, Calif. – September 4, 2014 – Canara, the leader in predictive monitoring and analytics for backup power systems that ensure data center uptime, improve efficiencies and cut costs, has added Chris Oberkfell as the company’s Chief Operations Officer. Oberkfell will report directly to newly appointed CEO Tom Mertz and be focused on optimizing day-to-day operations for Canara and ensuring the company’s ability to execute and deliver on growth strategies and initiatives.

Canara Secures Additional Funding From Columbia Capital to Support Growth

Funding Strengthens Canara’s Position as Best Predictive Analytics Firm in the Data Center Industry

San Rafael, CA – July 29, 2014 – Canara, the leader in predictive monitoring and analytics for backup power systems that ensure data center uptime, has raised $4.25 million of new equity funding to support the company’s continued growth. The new round, provided by Columbia Capital, the Company’s lead investor, will enable Canara to strengthen its market leadership position and implement the strategic plan being led by new CEO Tom Mertz.

Canara Strengthens Management Team with Addition of Steve Manos

Manos Joins New CEO Tom Mertz to Implement Growth Plan for Industry’s Leader in Predictive Analytics and Monitoring for Backup Power Systems

San Rafael, Calif. – July 17, 2014 — Canara, the leader in predictive monitoring and analytics for backup power systems that ensure data center uptime, improve efficiencies and cut costs, has added a highly-respected data center industry expert to its management team: Steve Manos has joined Canara as the company’s Chief Business Officer. Manos will report directly to newly appointed CEO Tom Mertz and be responsible for all sales/marketing initiatives as well as developing comprehensive services to support clients’ needs.