Latest Silicon Graphics International Stories

2010-07-28 08:54:00

HAILEY, Idaho, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Marketron, the leading provider of business software solutions and services for the media industry, today announced the appointment of Tony Gaughan as Senior Vice President of Products and Chief Technology Officer. In this role, Tony will lead the company's overall technology direction, product development and provide the solution roadmap focused on delivering innovation, growth and value to media clients. Tony brings to Marketron over twenty years...

2009-12-08 08:03:00

DEVON, Pa., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- DecisionOne Corporation today announced that industry veteran Kenneth G. Murray has joined the technology maintenance and support company as Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. In this role, Mr. Murray has responsibility for implementing the company's sales growth plan focused on selling and marketing to IT hardware and solutions providers, including those in targeted vertical markets such as healthcare (see recent DecisionOne sales and marketing...

2009-04-02 06:45:00

On Wednesday, former Hollywood special effects powerhouse Silicon Graphics Inc. declared bankruptcy and was purchased for $25 million in cash.Fremont, California-based Rackable Systems Inc. acquired most of Silicon Graphics' assets and will also take on some of the company's liabilities.At its peak, Silicon Graphics provided special effects for blockbuster movies like "Toy Story" and "Jurassic Park."  The company first filed for bankruptcy several years ago, and has never fully...

2009-02-24 08:05:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Department of Defense (DOD) selected Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI) (Nasdaq: SGIC), through its wholly owned subsidiary Silicon Graphics Federal, Inc., for six of seven awards as part of the agency's Technology Insertion 2009 (TI-09) High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP). The multi-year $40 million agreement engages Silicon Graphics to provide world-class compute and storage solutions, along with options for...

2009-02-10 09:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Chelsio Communications, Inc., the leading provider of 10-Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) adapters and ASIC solutions, today announced its 100th platform win -- Rackable Systems, Inc. now includes Chelsio's full line of 10GbE Unified Wire adapters for its entire line of enterprise data center storage and servers. As one of the leading providers of x86 servers, Rackable Systems has developed a unique data center-down approach to address the needs of...

2008-12-11 17:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI) (Nasdaq: SGIC) announced that it has revised its business plan to reduce operating costs in the face of a global recession, while continuing to address customer demands for its compute, visualization and data management solutions. The company has refined its focus and is restructuring to adjust to changing customer and financial market realities. As part of its restructuring, the company will...

2008-11-12 12:00:27

UBS Global Technology and Services WHAT: The UBS Global Technology and Services will feature presentations and updates from senior management from over 160 leading technology and services firms which continue to shape this dynamic field. Participants will include firms representing software, hardware, semiconductors, communications, alternative energy and clean-tech, Internet, digital media and services firms from around the globe, including: --------- ADC Telecommunications...

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