MGE UPS Ships Its 200,000th Ellipse UPS

September 21, 2000 by Jeff Shepard

MGE UPS Systems (Costa Mesa, CA) announced that it has shipped its 200,000th Ellipse UPS. Introduced in February 2000, the Ellipse was the first UPS to have full USB integration of Windows 2000 and MacOS 9.0.4. MGE claims that it is the smallest and lightest UPS on the market today. The units are designed to provide users with the best possible combination of performance and size. Available in power ratings from 300VA to 1200VA, the Ellipse UPSs are intended to maximize the availability of PCs, workstations and small servers used in small businesses and home offices.Herve Tardy, vice president of marketing for MGE Americas commented, "The acceptance of our new Ellipse has been tremendous. It's a great testament that the market worldwide is ready for power protection solutions that provide superior backup power-protection with innovative features and design."Pricing for the Pulsar Ellipse starts at $119.