"New V7 and VR7 Graphics for SGI Workstations Running Windows
NT, Windows 2000 and Linux; New Workstation Price Reductions of up
to 18% on Selected Configurations."
"SGI today announced immediate availability of two new additions
to the SGI VPro* family of graphics solutions*V7 and VR7*for its
Intel® processor-based visual workstations running the
Microsoft Windows NT, Windows 2000 or Linux operating system. The
V7 graphics are the first multidisplay graphics solution for the
Silicon Graphics 230 and Silicon Graphics 330 visual workstations,
and the VR7 graphics are the midrange graphics solution with
advanced features, available on the Silicon Graphics 330 and
Silicon Graphics 550 visual workstations. These graphics solutions
are the next-generation graphics products spawned from the
strategic alliance between SGI and NVIDIA Corporation."
"In keeping with its graphics heritage, SGI delivers its visual
workstations with differentiated graphics performance to meet the
demanding application needs of technical and creative professionals
in the digital content creation, computer-aided design (CAD),
government, medical and scientific research markets. Available
immediately through the SGI value-added reseller channel, a
midrange Silicon Graphics 230 visual workstation with V7 graphics
sells for $2,645 (U.S. list). Pricing for the SGI visual
workstation family starts as low as $2,235 (U.S. list)."