Schneider Electric – Galaxy VS

The new Galaxy VS is the most innovative UPS offer on the market targeting multiple TCO sensitive and space constraints segments. All from small to medium data centers, edge, light industrial applications, healthcare, telecom, transportation & marine applications. 

Addressing the customer needs for low TCO which can be achieved with the use of ECOnversion mode. High availability with the use of reliable Li-ion Battery solution. Digital management including a wide range of services to support throughout the entire lifecycle of the UPS with EcoStruxure IT. 

The Galaxy VS 20-100KW is also releasing with a very comprehensive auxiliaries offerings. Ready to be configured in the new Configuration tool available on the Design portal. All Galaxy VS UPS’s & Galaxy VS auxiliaries are standard items available in the European distribution centers (NLD & MBD) ready ship with an expected lead-time of 2-4 weeks. (Lead-time may be longer for some items doing ramp-up).

The new Galaxy VS 20-100kW is an extension to the successful Galaxy V Series. Which is now offering “offer consistency” from 20-100kW with Galaxy VS, 160 & 200kVA with the Galaxy VM, and all the way up to 500kW to 1500kW with the Galaxy VX. With the entire Galaxy V series offering the same; Modular architecture, ECOnversion capability, Li-ion battery capability, Front access servicing, Build-in Back feed protection, SPoT mode capability, EcoStruxure ready, 10 year design-life, Free Start-up 5 x 8 included and more.

Galaxy VS 20-100kW features:

  • Provides up to 97% efficiency in double conversion mode thanks to a new patented hybrid technology - Electricity savings in full protection mode even at low load levels.

  • 99% efficient in patented ECOnversion™ mode – Recover your initial investment within two years through energy savings - Providing lowest possible TCO.

  • High availability with Lithium-ion battery – Long-life battery – Compact footprint – Reliable energy storage due to building Battery Monitoring System (BMS).

  • Compact design – High-density technology and full front access makes Galaxy VS a footprint saver well suited for confined spaces & Modernization for Silcon, Galaxy 5500 & none SE UPS’s

  • Maximum availability thanks to modular architecture – Critical system components built as modules for faster serviceability – Build in fault tolerance – Providing lowest possible mean time to repair (MTTR).

  • EcoStruxure IT – Anytime - anywhere monitoring and service support via smartphone app

The Galaxy VS 20-100kW will be the replacement product the current Galaxy 5500 range from 20kVA and up to 100kVA. Galaxy 5500 from 20kVA to 100kVA will have a last buy date of Dec. 2019

The Galaxy VS 20-100kW is the first wave of more Galaxy VS extensions to come in Q4-2019 and in 1H-2020 staring at 10kW and up to 150kW.