MGE UPS Systems Inc. (Costa Mesa, CA) has been awarded Microsoft's Windows 2000 Certification logo for its Pulsar Ellipse UPSs with USB interface. The Ellipse UPSs offer plug-and-play installation. The Windows 2000 CD includes drivers that automatically install a dedicated power panel for the Ellipse to enable the UPS to function as seamlessly as the batteries in a laptop. A small UPS icon is displayed on the Windows icon bar. The Ellipse 800 UPS model, designed for use with workstations and small servers, is the most-power UPS with USB, certified by Microsoft.