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Maxing out both PDUs in a rack with redundant power

If I have a rack full of servers using redundant power supplies, and I'm keeping the amps at 80% (16A of 20A), isn't this still asking for trouble in the event of a power loss on one of the circuits? ...
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Difference between a power strip, a power distribution unit (PDU) and a remote power switch? [duplicate]

I would like to know what is the main differences between a power strip, a power distribution unit (PDU) and a remote power switch. Thank you.
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A plan to mitigate PDU failures?

A client just experienced a complete failure of an APC AP7911A switched/metered rack power distribution unit. This obviously took all of the connected equipment down with it. The equipment is fine, as ...