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SGI to Showcase New ICE Cube® Modular Data Center Solutions at Gartner Data Center Conference 2010

FREMONT, Calif.—November 30, 2010—SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a trusted leader in technical computing, will showcase its new ICE Cube® expandable modular data center (MDC) solutions in booth #29 at the 29th Annual Gartner Data Center Conference being held from December 6-9 at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, Nev.

"SGI is leveraging the Gartner Data Center Conference to showcase the breadth and depth of our MDC solutions," said George Skaff, chief marketing officer at SGI. "We offer ICE Cube configurations across a wide range of vertical markets, from technical computing, federal government and defense, to oil and gas and the Internet. The ICE Cube line offers customers an MDC solution tailored to their needs at an affordable price."

The ICE Cube product family offers unmatched power and cooling efficiency, the flexibility of incremental expansion as business demands, and supports fixed or roll-in racks of varying height and density. The Universal ICE Cube models are fully optimized to accommodate all SGI server and storage systems in addition to heterogeneous, third-party systems, providing unparalleled compute flexibility and deployment options. SGI will be showing a new class of ICE Cube MDC at the event.

SGI will also be participating in a speaking session at the conference:
ICE Cube® — Eco-Logical and Expandable Modular Data Centers
Who: Patrick Yantz, senior director of modular data center engineering for SGI
Date: Wednesday, December 8
Time: 9:15-9:45 a.m. PST
Location: Caesar's Palace, room Augustus 3
Topic: Patrick Yantz will speak about how SGI and its line of ICE Cube modular data centers can simplify deployments or data center build decisions regardless of scale.

For more information on SGI ICE Cube products and solutions, please visit www.sgi.com/icecube.

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