SBS Technologies Enters Technology Sharing Relationship with Xalyo Systems

Albuquerque, NM (October 28, 2005) – SBS Technologies® (NASDAQ:SBSE), a leading designer and manufacturer of modular communications solutions, today announces an agreement with Xalyo Systems of Geneva, Switzerland to purchase the design of an Intelligent WAN I/O AdvancedMC™ module and to jointly develop additional modules to augment SBS’ growing line of Telum™ products. The SBS Telum line of AdvancedMC products ranges from world-class carrier grade I/O modules to processor AdvancedMC modules and includes the Telum 628-TEJ, Telum 1001-O12M/S, Telum 1004-O3M/S, Telum GE-QT, Telum FC2312-FF, Telum FC2312-CC, Telum 2001-VGA, Telum ASLP10, Telum 1001-OC3, and Telum 1001-DE. "The advantages of AdvancedMC mezzanine modules are quickly becoming apparent to system designers building critical data center and telecommunications applications. Today’s announcement of our technology-sharing agreement with Xalyo Systems' gives us access to their expertise in designing high-performance intelligent WAN solutions for next generation 3G Wireless networks," said Dave Greig, President and COO of SBS Technologies, Inc. SBS first introduced its AdvancedMC Telum product at SuperComm 2004, and in one short year SBS AdvancedMC offerings have grown to a complete line of products that range from WAN I/O and a processor module to AdvancedMC chassis solutions. # # # About SBS Technologies® SBS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBSE), founded in 1986, designs and builds a wide range of standard and customized embedded computer products. Our products are used in many industries, including telecommunications, medical electronics, industrial automation and defense. Headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico, SBS has eight primary operating locations, regional sales offices throughout the United States and international sales and support offices in six countries. More information on SBS and its products is available at About Xalyo Systems Xalyo Systems designs high-density and feature-rich ATM and IP solutions for the telecom market. The company is based near Geneva, Switzerland. Additional information about Xalyo Systems is available through the company's Web site at Brand or product names are registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective holders. This announcement contains forward-looking statements concerning SBS Technologies, Inc.'s product strategy, technology capability, competitive leadership including product breadth and current and future product capabilities. These statements reflect the perspectives and expectations of SBS management as of the date of this release. Actual results may differ materially from those projected or implied in these forward-looking statements as a result of a number of risk factors, including sales and product strategy within SBS; the impact of rapid technological and market change; research and development productivity; customer demand and SBS’ internal allocation of resources; and other risk factors listed from time to time in the SBS SEC reports, including those listed under "Risk Factors" in the SBS Annual Report on Form 10-K and other reports. Sales Contact 505.875.0600 Media Contact Herb Bethoney SBS Technologies, Inc. 505.875.0600 European Contact Anthony O'Sullivan +49 8215034-171