SGI to Showcase Energy Efficient Data Center Solutions at the Gartner Data Center Conference
Chief Executive Officer to Speak on Benefits of Modern Data Center
FREMONT, Calif., November 30, 2009 —SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a global leader in HPC and data center solutions, today announced that it will showcase its energy efficient data center products, including CloudRack® and ICE Cube® modular data center, as a sponsor at the Gartner Data Center Conference from December 1-4 in Las Vegas, Nev., in booth #46. As part of the event sponsorship, SGI President and CEO Mark J. Barrenechea will present a session on the benefits of "green" data center technologies, outlining real-world examples of how new data center technologies, including modular data centers, have enabled lower total cost of ownership (TCO) by improving power distribution efficiency and curbing cooling costs.
"We believe that the Gartner Data Center Conference provides an excellent opportunity for organizations to discover innovative data center technologies that can improve their business operations," said George Skaff, chief marketing officer at SGI. "From our ground-breaking ICE Cube to CloudRack product family, SGI delivers leading data center solutions that offer unmatched energy efficiency, high compute densities and low total cost of ownership for customers looking to bolster their bottom line without sacrificing performance."
SGI Speaking Session: "The Changing Face and Benefits of the Modern Data Center," presented by Mark Barrenechea, president and CEO of SGI
On the show floor, SGI will exhibit ICE Cube, its 40-foot modular data center which provides extreme containerized server and storage densities, as well as compelling deployment advantages as it augments or replaces traditional brick-and-mortar data centers. In booth #46, directly across from ICE Cube, SGI will demonstrate its CloudRack server tray, an ultra-dense, fan-less, coverless 1U server design that delivers extreme densities and performance to CloudRack enclosures for a variety of data center applications.
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