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SGI® Demonstrates Data Center Innovations At Gartner Summit In Orlando


FREMONT, CA (June 15, 2009) — SGI® (NASDAQ: SGI) will showcase several of its new energy-efficient data center technologies at the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Management Summit 2009, taking place from June 23rd to 25th in Orlando, FL, in Booth N. SGI will also present best practices in cluster computing, including a unique look into technology innovation at the cabinet level.

SGI Speaking Session: "Breakthrough Density Energy-Efficiency for Cluster Computing," presented by Geoffrey Noer, senior director of product marketing at SGI.

Date: Thursday, June 25
Time: 11:00-11:30 a.m. EDT
Location: Osceola Ballroom 4-6, Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center
Topic: Geoffrey Noer will discuss CloudRack® C2, a solution that delivers dramatic bottom-line savings by assuring maximum power usage and cooling efficiency, as well as offering staggering server densities with up to 1,280 cores per cabinet. CloudRack C2 capitalizes on an ultra-efficient, rack-centric Eco-Logical™ design, which uses fanless and coverless 1U server trays installed in 24-inch wide 23U and 46U intelligent cabinet configurations.

"The Gartner Summit is an excellent opportunity for organizations to learn about innovative technologies to fundamentally improve data center operations," said George Skaff, chief marketing officer at SGI. "SGI will highlight its ground-breaking data center solutions that offer energy efficiency, high compute densities and low total cost of ownership for customers who seek to increase performance while reducing the bottom line."

SGI will demonstrate a variety of products and technologies, including CloudRack C2, its next-generation cabinet with high-density compute trays and MicroSlice™ architecture for cluster computing, data center physicalization, and maximum power and cooling efficiency.

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