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SILICON GRAPHICS NAMES TWO NEW BOARD MEMBERS

 MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Graphics Inc. (NYSE: SGI) today announced that Robert R. Bishop and Thomas A. Jermoluk have been elected to its board of directors. Bishop and Jermoluk, who have been with Silicon Graphics since 1986, were unanimously elected to the board, expanding its membership to 13 directors.
 "Bob and Tom's demonstrated leadership in high-technology business management has played an integral role in structuring Silicon Graphics as the leading visual computer systems company," said Edward R. McCracken, president and chief executive officer of Silicon Graphics. "We look forward to their expanded contribution as our company continues to address an array of worldwide computing needs in an ever-changing marketplace."
 Bishop, 51, is president of Silicon Graphics World Trade Corp., managing worldwide field activities including sales, service and distribution. Prior to joining Silicon Graphics in 1986, Bishop spent four years at Apollo Computer and 15 years at Digital Corp. in various international management roles. Bishop has a master's degree in computer science from New York University's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and a bachelor's degree from the University of Adelaide, Australia.
 Jermoluk, 36, is executive vice president and chief operating officer of Silicon Graphics, responsible for engineering, marketing and manufacturing the development of the company's entire range of computing systems. Additionally, he is responsible for research and development, finance and administration. Prior to joining Silicon Graphics, Jermoluk managed a variety of hardware and software development projects at Hewlett-Packard and Bell Laboratories. Jermoluk has a master's and a bachelor's degree in computer science from Virginia Tech.
 Silicon Graphics Inc. is the leading manufacturer of high- performance visual computing systems. The company delivers interactive three-dimensional graphics, digital media and multiprocessing supercomputing technologies to technical, scientific and creative professionals. Its subsidiary, MIPS Technologies Inc., designs and licenses the industry's leading RISC processor technology for the computer systems and embedded control markets. Silicon Graphics has offices worldwide and headquarters in Mountain View.
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 /CONTACT: Jill Grossman, manager, public relations, 415-390-1516, or Marilyn Lattin, director, investor relations, 415-390-5070, both of Silicon Graphics/
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