SCN Selects Tripp Lite Products as SCN Installation Products Award Finalists

IP Console Server, Cooling Unit and Pure Sine Wave UPS System Recognized for Innovation

Chicago, IL (May 23, 2011) - -Tripp Lite, a world -leading manufacturer of power protection equipment, is delighted to announce that three of its products have been selected as finalists in the SCN/InfoComm Installation Product Awards. All three will be featured at the InfoComm 2011 Expo in Orlando, Florida, from June 15 -17.


The products nominated include:

IP Serial Console with Built -In Modem: Nominated for Most Innovative Control Product for Commercial Installation

* Enables communication, system monitoring and troubleshooting of customer equipment, even during network outages or equipment malfunctions

* Saves time and money by eliminating the need to roll a truck

Portable Cooling Unit: Nominated for Most Innovative Commercial Systems Installation Accessory

* Provides supplemental area cooling, emergency cooling and off -hour cooling; ducted vent directs cold air where most needed and standard louvered vent provides general cooling

* Zero -maintenance design - -no floor drain needed, no water collection tank to empty

Pure Sine Wave UPS System: Nominated for Most Innovative Power Conditioner/Surge Protection Product

* 20,000VA/18,000 watts of complete power protection with pure sine wave/double -conversion output, surge suppression and hot -swap capability

* Delivers N+1 redundancy when used at loads up to 10kVA

"Tripp Lite is honored by these nominations and thrilled that our products provide installation support to the commercial integrators and their customers," said Dennis Mariasis, Tripp Lite Brand Manager. "We look forward to demonstrating these products during InfoComm."

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About Tripp Lite
Outstanding product reliability and exceptional service have been Tripp Lite trademarks for more than 85 years. Tripp Lite's innovations include the world's first UPS system designed specifically for personal computers, and the world's most trusted premium surge suppressor - -the Isobar® - -with more than 16 million in use. Tripp Lite maintains the highest level of ready -to -ship inventory in the industry with more than 1,000 different products, including UPS systems, rack systems, PDUs, PowerAlert software for enterprise -level system management and control, surge suppressors, KVM switches, cables and connectivity products, inverters, power strips, notebook accessories and more. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Tripp Lite maintains a global presence with fully staffed offices worldwide. Additional information, including a list of Tripp Lite's sales offices and authorized reseller partners, can be found by visiting Tripp Lite's website: http://www.tripplite.com

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