Cyberbiz Brief

SGI has sold 500 graphics workstations to Walt Disney Feature Animation. Deal includes the purchase an unspecified number of SGI’s Octane and yet to be released Octane 2 machines. Equipment will be used for 3-D modeling, painting and animation on upcoming pics. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Disney has used SGI computers to create f/x for “Mission to Mars,” “Gone in Sixty Seconds,” “Dinosaur” and “102 Dalmatians.”

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