SOURCE: ColdWatt

December 20, 2007 10:33 ET

ColdWatt's Power Supply Makes EDN "Hot 100 Products of 2007" List

Energy-Efficient 1200W Digital Power Conversion Platform Highlighted Among Year's Most Significant Products

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - December 20, 2007) - ColdWatt's 1200W innovative power conversion platform has been recognized by EDN magazine on its list of "Hot 100 products of 2007." Compiled by EDN's editors, this annual listing highlights the electronics industry's most innovative and significant products of the year. Winning in the power sources category, ColdWatt's family of digitally controlled power supplies delivers an industry-leading combination of power density and high efficiency.

ColdWatt's power conversion solutions are significant to the industry because they effectively address the increasing IT power requirements and rising energy prices felt by IT equipment vendors in data centers around the world. The company's high efficiency power conversion products enable IT managers to decrease growing operational expenditures (OPEX) and total cost of ownership by decreasing overall power consumption and increasing server and IT hardware density.

Introduced in February 2007, the digitally controlled family of AC-DC supplies ranges from 650W to 1200W and allows system designers to realize power conversion efficiencies of 88 to 91percent, leading to significant reductions in overall system power consumption. ColdWatt's innovative platform approach and flexible, digital technology allow the company to provide quick turn-around customization and optimization for customer specific requirements in the computing, networking, storage and telecommunications markets.

"As an up and coming company, ColdWatt is especially honored to receive a spot on EDN's highly coveted 'hot products' list," said Joe Lamoreux, chief executive officer of ColdWatt. "This is further validation of the enormity of the power efficiency issue being felt by IT managers around the world and speaks to ColdWatt's success in bringing a product to market that can help IT equipment vendors decrease their total cost of ownership."

About ColdWatt

ColdWatt's focus on innovative power conversion technologies delivers market-leading energy efficient and power density solutions for the computing, networking, storage and telecommunications markets. System design engineers rely on ColdWatt to answer the challenge for reliable power conversion solutions that minimize heat dissipation and reduce space requirements. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, ColdWatt has technology centers in Dallas and Bangalore, India. For more information, visit

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