OCZ has informed us that it has just acquired revered power supply maker PC Power & Cooling. Here’s the skinny from the official press release:
Sunnyvale, Calif.—May 25, 2007—OCZ today announced immediate plans to bring PC Power & Cooling into the OCZ Technology Group. As a worldwide leader in high performance computer hardware, OCZ acquired PC Power & Cooling to utilize their keen expertise in power management and take the organization to the next level. This compelling partnership between the two like-minded companies will create a powerful fusion of patented technologies, innovative, high quality PC components, and improved accessibility of premium solutions for customers worldwide. All parties, including the consumer, will benefit from the acquisition; the combined company is now situated to deliver ground-breaking power solutions to meet the growing demand for efficient, high performance components to power the computing needs of gaming, enthusiast, and mission-critical systems builders alike.
PC Power & Cooling’s power supply lineup will maintain its name and branding, becoming the “premium-grade PSU collection from OCZ.” The company’s CEO, Doug Dodson, will also assume the role of OCZ’s Chief Technology Officer.