SBS Technologies, Inc. Announces Appointment of New Director and Schedules Fiscal 1997 Year-end Earnings Release

SBS Technologies, Inc. ("SBS") (NASDAQ: SBSE) today announced that the Board of Directors appointed Steve Cooper, President and Chief Operating Officer, to the position of Director to fill the term of Dr. Andrew C. Cruce, who recently retired from the Company and from his position on the Board. "Steve brings the kind of management experience and successful track-record in the embedded computer industry necessary to continue the Company's growth strategy," said Christopher J. Amenson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "With his engineering and management background, Steve will be a great addition to our Board of Directors," Amenson added. SBS will be announcing Fiscal 1997 Fourth Quarter and Year-End earnings results after the close of the market on Monday, August 11, 1997. SBS expects to be in line with the consensus of analyst estimates.