Digi-Key First to Stock CUI Novum Intermediate Bus Converters

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - March 22, 2013

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced exclusive 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 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 three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key website.