About Us

About Edge

Edge serves as a member-owned, nonprofit provider of high performance optical fiber networking and internetworking, Internet2, and a vast array of best-in-class technology solutions for cybersecurity, educational technologies, cloud computing, and professional managed services. Edge provides these solutions to colleges and universities, K-12 school districts, government entities, hospital networks and nonprofit business entities as part of a membership-based consortium. Edge’s membership spans New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Virginia. Edge’s common good mission ensures success by empowering members for digital transformation with affordable, reliable and thought-leading purpose-built, advanced connectivity, technologies and services.

Mission

Edge is dedicated to providing the individuals and organizations we serve with the access, expertise and organizational capacity necessary to achieve their strategic goals and objectives with our technology products and services offerings.

Vision

Inspiring personal, professional, organizational and social growth and development with technology transformation in the digital era.

Why Partner with Us

As a nonprofit, we’re uniquely designed to drive value for your organization in three ways:

1

Consortium Buying

A purchasing consortium that curates the best technologies at the best price points.
2

Solutions and Strategic Guidance

Expertise and services that deliver the technology, strategies, and skills to execute digital transformation
3

Professional Association

Collaborative networking in the form of communities of practice and knowledge sharing events that foster professional development and community building

How We Work

While we’re primarily member-based, our solutions and purchasing agreements are available broadly to all public sector and nonprofit organizations. Learn more about our membership benefits and feel free to inquire if your organizational needs are more specific.

Consortium Pricing, a Member Advantage Through EdgeMarket

Finance

Consortium Pricing, a Member Advantage Through EdgeMarket

Services Billing and Audit Service

E-rate Process Assistance

Ownership and Control of Your Technology Destiny

Technology

Ownership and Control of Your Technology Destiny

Solution Curation and Vendor Management

Technology Solutions Designed Specifically for Members

Collaboration with Our Member Community Including Focused Practice Groups

Networking

Collaboration with Our Member Community Including Focused Practice Groups

Professional Development and Networking Opportunities

Thought Leadership and Consultation From Edge Experts

Our Members & Participants

We partner with a wide range of organizations throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, Midwest and Northeastern corridor of the U.S.