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Press Releases

December 2011
Dec 14 iVEC Selects SGI to Accelerate Radio Astronomy Research
Dec 14 Mark J. Barrenechea Resigns as CEO of SGI, Ronald D. Verdoorn Named Interim CEO
Dec 13 WOWOW Selects SGI for Full HD Broadcasting Master Control Center
Dec 7 SGI Secures Up to $50M Credit Line
Dec 5 Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center Selects SGI to Power the Next Generation of Scientific Research
November 2011
Nov 15 Université de Sherbrooke Completes Install of Fastest HPC System in Canada
Nov 14 SGI Introduces Next-Generation ICE X Scale-Out Bladed HPC Cluster
Nov 14 SGI Customers Accelerate Research Efforts with New AMD Opteron™ 6200 Series Processors
Nov 14 SGI® UV Achieves Largest Certified Configuration for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (Joint Release with Red Hat)
Nov 14 Adaptive Computing Joins Forces with SGI to Deliver Robust HPC and Cloud Solutions (Joint Release with Adaptive Computing)
Nov 9 SGI Announces World's First Power Optimized Hadoop Cluster Reference Implementation
Nov 8 NASA Selects Next-Generation SGI® ICE HPC Platform for Technology Upgrade
Nov 3 Global Industry Leaders Tackle Data Explosion with SGI Storage Solutions
Nov 1 Institute for Chemical Research at Kyoto University Selects SGI to Advance Computational Chemistry and Biological Research
October 2011
Oct 17 SGI Establishes New World Record Apache Hadoop Benchmark
Oct 17 Cloudera and SGI Partner to Take High Performance Computing on Apache Hadoop to the Next Level
Oct 4 Hungarian National Information Infrastructure Development Institute Selects SGI to Power Advanced Scientific Research
September 2011
Sep 20 SGI Appoints Jennifer Pileggi as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
August 2011
Aug 22 Tohoku University Selects SGI to Advance Fluid Science Research
Aug 15 SGI Acquires OpenCFD Ltd., the Leader In Open Source Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Software
Aug 10 Norwegian University of Science and Technology Selects SGI to Take Weather Forecasting and National Research Capabilities to the Next Level
July 2011
Jul 18 CSC Selects SGI to Advance Climate Forecast Modeling at NOAA
Jul 13 SGI Names Franz Aman as Chief Marketing Officer
Jul 13 Swinburne University of Technology Selects SGI to Accelerate Astrophysics Research
June 2011
Jun 21 SGI Announces Fifth-Generation Altix ICE High Performance Compute Solution
Jun 20 SGI Launches InfiniteStorage 5500 for High Performance Data Solutions
Jun 20 SGI Altix Supercomputer System at NASA Achieves Petaflop Scale
Jun 20 SGI to Deliver Breakthrough Exascale Computing Solution
Jun 14 DTU Accelerates Metagenomic Research with SGI Altix UV
Jun 13 SGI Marks Supercomputing Milestone with Over 500 Altix UV Systems Delivered
Jun 8 SGI to Unveil Groundbreaking HPC Solutions at 2011 International Supercomputing Conference
Jun 7 SGI Adds GPU Options to Accelerate Altix and Rackable Server Performance
Jun 2 SGI Names Praveen K. Mandal Senior Vice President of Engineering
May 2011
May 23 SGI CEO Named 2011 Best Large Company CEO by San Francisco Business Times
May 9 SGI Expands Support for Lustre File System
April 2011
Apr 28 SGI Announces Major Upgrades to Rackable and CloudRack Product Families
Apr 26 SGI to Showcase ICE Cube® Air at Green IT Expo Japan
Apr 18 Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Selects SGI to Accelerate Creation of Advanced R&D Technology Solutions
Apr 14 International Fusion Energy Research Center Selects SGI to Support Petaflop Supercomputer
Apr 14 SGI CEO and CTO to Speak at 9th Annual SGI User Group Conference
Apr 8 SGI to Showcase Latest HPC and Storage Offerings at Bio IT World Conference and Expo 2011
Apr 5 SGI to Showcase Latest Compute and Storage Offerings at 2011 NAB Show
Apr 5 SGI® Altix® UV Delivers Up To 35% Performance Gain Based On Intel® Xeon® Processor E7 Family
Apr 4 SGI and Virident Achieve Breakthrough Data Analytics Performance Results
March 2011
Mar 30 UK Atomic Weapons Establishment Accelerates Engineering Efforts with SGI® Altix® UV
Mar 29 SGI Offers Free Technical Computing Cloud Services in Japan to Help Customers in Affected Areas
Mar 28 SGI Channel Network Program Receives CRN's Five-Star Partner Rating Designation for Second Year in a Row
Mar 25 SGI® Altix® UV Scales Microsoft® Windows Server® to Its Maximum
Mar 24 Korean Air Force Selects SGI to Accelerate Weather Forecasting
Mar 15 SGI Announces World's Largest Windows Platform with Intel® Xeon® Architecture
Mar 9 SGI Announces ArcFiniti™ Integrated Data Archive Solution
February 2011
Feb 14 University of São Paulo Selects SGI® Altix® ICE 8400 to Accelerate Astronomy Research
January 2011
Jan 31 SGI® Rackable™ Server Benchmarks As World's Most Energy-Efficient Platform

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