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Smart pro keeps shutting down

My boss asked me to research this so please excuse my lack of technical knowledge!! He has a smart pro ups, on the front there are three green lights. The battery light keeps turning from green to red and then the system shuts down and in the process shuts down everything that is attached to it. What could be causing this?? Why would a fairly new system shut down, seemingly, for no reason at all?

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