A network for which data and power is very important, an automatic transfer switch is very important. Adding such a switch will make sure that the entire system is secure against any chances of sudden power downs or brown or black outs. The problems faced by the rest of the society are also faced by public utility industry. Power failures result when labor is diminished by preventing energy interruptions. Businesses and homeowners are to be protected against any eventuality.
A conventional transfer switch will patch in the generator that is present for backup as an electric power source that is temporary. It will also signal the backup generator to start up. It also isolates the electric utility and the backup and consistently tracks the main source of power. This switch can be an automatic one or a manual one or a combination of both automatic and manual. This lets a completely integrated switch to secure the entire system against any abrupt power changes that can take place when the utility comes back.
Any house that owns an automatic transfer switch and a backup generator will start the startup process while scanning the utility. When the backup is ready, it will cut in the backup and isolate the system from the utility. Power will then be given by the backup generator to your home and then it will power the system independent of the utility and will secure it from any kind of overload situation. When the utility gains back the power for some time, the switch then turns the backup off and regains the house to the normal power.