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CUI Inc Adds Solus Topology to Next-Gen Intermediate Bus Converter Delivering 720 W in a Quarter Brick Package

TUALATIN, Ore., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CUI), a platform company dedicated to the acquisition, development, and commercialization of new, innovative products and technologies, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, CUI Inc, has introduced its second-generation high density isolated intermediate bus converter (IBC) family - the NQBS series. The family has been specifically created to address the rising power requirements and efficiency demands in telecom systems and data centers.

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Launched at the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) in Fort Worth, Texas, the NQBS modules are housed in a quarter brick package and deliver a power density of 27.2 W/cm3 (445 W/in3) as well as efficiencies in excess of 96%.

These IBC devices incorporate the company's patented Solus® Power Topology, which delivers a greater power density, higher efficiency, faster transient response, and lower EMI in both isolated and non-isolated dc-dc converter designs.

The NQBS series IBC module incorporating the Solus Topology joins the company's recent high performance non-isolated point of load product introductions.

"As more of the world comes online, designers of next-generation networking equipment are being asked to manage significantly higher power demands in the same space," said Matt McKenzie, CUI's president. "Maximizing efficiency and power density at every point in the power architecture has, therefore, become critical. When combined into a distributed power system, we believe our Novum Advanced Power portfolio provides an extremely compelling answer to the growing power challenges in today's networking designs," concluded McKenzie.

CUI Global's president & CEO, William Clough commented, "This is the second significant product announcement in the last month to come out of CUI Inc's Novum Advanced Power Group. Their team of talented engineers continues to push intelligent power management designs ahead of the curve in this large and rapidly evolving market."

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Delivering Innovative Technologies for an Interconnected World . . . . .
CUI Global, Inc. is a publicly traded company dedicated to maximizing shareholder value through the acquisition and development of innovative companies, products and technologies. From Orbital Gas Systems' advanced GasPT2 platform targeting the energy sector, to CUI Inc's digital power platform serving the networking and telecom space, CUI Global and its subsidiaries have built a diversified portfolio of industry leading technologies that touch many markets. As a publicly traded company, shareholders are able to participate in the opportunities, revenues, and profits generated by the products, technologies, and market channels of CUI Global and its subsidiaries. But most importantly, a commitment to conduct business with a high level of integrity, respect, and philanthropic dedication allows the organization to make a difference in the lives of their customers, employees, investors and global community.

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About CUI Inc
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. 

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This document contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to vary materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. The company may experience significant fluctuations in future operating results due to a number of economic, competitive, and other factors, including, among other things, our reliance on third-party manufacturers and suppliers, government agency budgetary and political constraints, new or increased competition, changes in market demand, and the performance or reliability of our products. These factors and others could cause operating results to vary significantly from those in prior periods, and those projected in forward-looking statements. Additional information with respect to these and other factors, which could materially affect the company and its operations, are included in certain forms the company has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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