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SGI, a trusted leader in technical computing, is focused on helping customers solve their most demanding technology challenges by delivering high performance computing, server, storage, data center and cloud computing solutions and professional services. The company develops, markets and sells a broad line of low-cost, mid-range and high-end scale-out and scale-up servers and data storage solutions, as well as differentiating software.

SGI products and services are used by the scientific, technical and business communities to solve challenging data-intensive computing, data management and visualization problems. These technical computing applications typically require large amounts of compute power along with fast and efficient data movement both within the computing system and to and from large-scale data storage installations.

SGI has approximately 1,600 employees worldwide and sells systems, technologies, software, and services to a base of over 6,500 customers in over 26 countries through our direct and indirect sales force including OEMs, system integrators and value added resellers.


SGI Focused on Solutions

20 May 2013

SGI President and CEO, Jorge Titinger, talks about SGI's focus on solutions, key vertical markets, operational excellence and SGI's leadership in technical computing, data management and services.

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Explore Big Data at the Speed of Big Data

23 Jul 2012

What can you do in a day on SGI UV 2 - the world's largest in-memory data mining system? In collaboration with SGI, watch Kalev H. Leetaru of the University of Illinois, discuss creation of the first-ever historical mapping and exploration of the fulltext contents of the English-language edition of Wikipedia, in time and space, with visualization of modern history captured in its four million pages, in under a day. All done on SGI UV 2000, the Big Brain computer.

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German TV Broadcaster RTL II Accelerates Content Delivery with Storage Solutions from SGI

08 Jun 2011

RTL II is a German-language private TV company operated by RTL2 Fernsehen GmbH & Co. KG which offers a full schedule of programming for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Luxembourg. The programmes are delivered via cable networks, DVB-T and satellite. The company, which was founded in 1993 and has about 150 employees, is headquartered in Grünwald near Munich, whilst news programmes are produced in Cologne. The main shareholders in RTL II are the RTL Group, the Bauer Media Group and the Tele München Group; Burda GmbH holds a stake of 1.1 percent.

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SGI® Origin® 400ChosentoResearch Security of Virtual Machines and Virtualization Interoperability

26 May 2011

One SGI® customer is expanding its efforts to understand the security implications and inter- operability in the area of virtualization. Virtualization allows computer systems, with powerful multi-core processors, such as the Intel® Xeon® processor, and large memory capacity, to be used more efficiently.

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National Institute of Genetics Adopts SGI HPC Solution for New Supercomputer System

05 Mar 2012

Leading Japanese Institution Selects SGI® UVTM 1000 with 10TB of Memory for Genomics Research

SGI, the trusted leader in technical computing, announced today that Japan'sNational Institute of Genetics, an information and systems research organization located in Mishima, Shizuoka, under the leadership of Director-General Yuji Kohara, has selected an SGI® UV™ 1000, the top model in the SGI UV series, for a new supercomputer system. Featuring 768 processor cores 10TB of memory, the system will function as a server for next-generation sequencing data analysis.

Posted on: 5th March 2012 at 12:00am

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Sikorsky Selects SGI to Power Next Generation Helicopter Design

23 Jan 2012

Scalability and Flexibility of SGI® UV™ 1000 Deemed Critical to Advance Analysis Capabilities

SGI, the trusted leader in technical computing, today announced that Sikorsky Innovations, the technology development organization within Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, has selected an SGI® UV™ 1000 high performance computing (HPC) system with 576 cores and 1.5 TB of RAM, powered by Intel® Xeon® processor X7500 series, along with additional SGI storage and services, to enhance its digital prototyping and virtual design capabilities.

Posted on: 23rd January 2012 at 12:00am

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