Digi-Key First to Stock CUI Novum Intermediate Bus Converters

Fri Mar 22, 2013 3:30pm EDT

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THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.--(Business Wire)--
Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry
leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today
announced stock of CUI`s innovative Novum series of intermediate bus DC-DC power
converters. 

An industry leader in power conversion products, CUI`s Novum series devices
incorporate a 32-bit ARM-based microcontroller with power-optimizing firmware
designed to maximize and flatten the efficiency curve, providing peak
performance across a much wider range of loading conditions. In addition, models
with the optional digital interface provide users range of configurable power
management features via PMBus, including output voltage, voltage margining,
fault management, precision delay ramp-up, and start/stop. 

Additional features include:

* Energy-optimizing firmware 
* Programmable output voltage 
* Efficiency up to 96.4% 
* +/-2% output voltage tolerance band over entire input voltage range 
* Fully regulated across entire input voltage range 
* Configurable start/stop and fault response 
* Voltage, current, and temperature monitoring 
* Precision delay and ramp-up

These leading-edge converters from CUI are now available for purchase on
Digi-Key`s global websites. 

About CUI

CUI Inc. is a technology company dedicated to the development,
commercialization, and distribution of new, innovative electro-mechanical
products. Over the past 20 years, CUI has become a recognized name in electronic
components worldwide in the areas of power, interconnect, motion control, and
sound. CUI`s solid customer commitment and honest corporate message are a
hallmark in the industry. CUI is a wholly owned subsidiary of CUI Global, Inc. 

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global,
full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of
electronic components, offering more than two million products from over 650
quality name-brand manufacturers at www.digikey.com. 

With over 800,000 products in stock, an impressive selection of online
resources, and the logistical advantage of more than 800,000 square feet of
expandable distribution space, Digi-Key continues to move forward, affirming its
commitment to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the
industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. 

Digi-Key`s totally integrated, Internet-engaged business model, coupled with its
industry-leading breadth of components available for immediate shipment anywhere
in the world from a single location, clearly differentiates Digi-Key from all
other distributors. Digi-Key offers customers a unique approach to a high-mix,
low volume production business strategy by transferring much inventory risk and
carrying costs from the customer to Digi-Key. From Prototype to Production®,
Digi-Key has the components and resources necessary to grow your business to the
next level. 

Digi-Key`s online offerings and resources include: PTM® product training
modules; TechZoneSM 
      technology zones; Another Geek Moment videos; Digi-Key toolbar;
SupplyChainHQSM for electronics buyers; TechXchangeSM; a Mobile and Social
Center; the Scheme-it® online schematic design tool; a Reference Design Library;
and the Dynamic Catalog®. 

Additional information and access to Digi-Key`s broad product offering is
available at www.digikey.com.

Editorial Contact for Digi-Key Corporation
Josh Olson, 1-800-344-4539 x2989
josh.olson@digikey.com
publicrelations@digikey.com

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