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CNET Departing SGI chief may join Microsoft

Aug 24, 1999, 15:28 (4 Talkback[s])
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"Rick Belluzzo, who abruptly resigned yesterday as chief executive of Silicon Graphics, reportedly will join Microsoft to run its interactive operations unit."

"The unit includes the Microsoft Network online service. Microsoft has been searching since last November for a new leader for its Internet businesses, which are facing stiff competition from America Online and others, the Wall Street Journal said in reporting Belluzzo's decision today."

"When Belluzzo's resignation was announced yesterday, Silicon Graphics spokesman John Cristofano would say only that the departing CEO was leaving to take a position at a company that doesn't compete with SGI."

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