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SGI to Showcase Latest HPC and Storage Offerings at Bio IT World Conference and Expo 2011

FREMONT, Calif. — April 8, 2011 2:00PM

Who: SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a trusted leader in technical computing

When: April 12, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. EDT, April 13, 2011, 9:45 a.m. - 6:15 p.m. EDT, and April 14, 2011, 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. EDT

Where: The Bio IT World Conference and Expo 2011 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, Massachusetts, booth 230.

What: SGI will showcase advanced compute and storage solutions and applications that have been instrumental in assisting customers to solve business-critical technical computing challenges in the field of biology and life sciences.

Jill Matzke, director of server marketing at SGI, will deliver a talk entitled "Fast Access to Terascale Data - Large Memory x86 Servers Speed Bioscience Research." Her presentation will take place at the event on April 13 at 2:45 p.m. EDT.

Why: SGI has more than 20 years of experience in the life sciences, biomedical and IT industries. The Company focuses on providing customers with leading HPC technology and solutions to help them attain the highest levels of compute performance.

At the Bio IT World Conference and Expo 2011, SGI will be spotlighting server and storage compute technologies driving biomedical research and the drug development process in the Exhibit Hall in 230.

For details on the Bio IT World Conference and Expo 2011, please visit www.bio-itworldexpo.com.

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