News & Events


CUI Acquires Tectrol

CUI Inc and its parent company CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CUI), have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which CUI will acquire specific assets of the privately held Canadian equipment manufacturer Tectrol, Inc, a leading designer and manufacturer of standard and custom power solutions.

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Mouser Electronics Signs Global Distribution Agreement with CUI

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, today announced it has entered into a global distribution agreement and partnership with CUI Inc – a global leader in the development and distribution of electro-mechanical components for over 25 years.

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Join us at APEC 2015

At the upcoming Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) 2015, CUI will be demonstrating the latest product releases from the company's award winning Novum® Advanced Power product line. CUI's booth will also showcase a fully digital power system featuring modules from each member of the newly formed Architects of Modern Power (AMP Group) consortium.

Visit CUI at booth 206

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New Products


CUI External Power Adapter Line Expands to Meet Level VI Efficiency Standards

The SWI12-SC and SWI24-SC Series feature screw terminal connections for designs that require flexibility beyond the standard 5 foot dc cord, including security, home automation and smart applications. The 12 W and 24 W adapters also meet Level VI efficiency standards set to go into effect in 2016, keeping our customers one step ahead of the more stringent US regulations.

  • Up to 24 W continuous power
  • Level VI efficiency
  • Universal input voltage range
  • Screw terminals
  • No load power consumption < 0.1 W
  • Short circuit, over current, and over voltage protections
  • UL 60950 & UL 1310 safety approvals

SWI12-SC Series / SWI24-SC Series

Application Note

The global regulatory environment surrounding the legislation of external power supply efficiency and no-load power draw has rapidly evolved over the past decade. With the publication of a new set of requirements by the United States Department of Energy (DOE) set to go into effect February 2016, the landscape is set to change again.

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Editorial Article

In the January 2015 EDN Power Forward blog post, CUI Senior Vice President, Mark Adams, discusses the significance of the Internet of Things (IoT) and its overall impact on energy efficiency and power consumption.

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Open Frame Ac-Dc Power Supplies

CUI's next-generation VOF open frame ac-dc power supply series delivers higher efficiency and improved no-load performance to meet the growing demand for green power technology. Featuring industry standard footprints, the VOF's efficient design, compact size and rock-solid reliability make these power supplies the ideal solution for a range of consumer, industrial, and ITE applications.

Question: CUI's open frame ac-dc power supplies have efficiencies up to what percentage?

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