VMware Provides Technology Security for Edge Members

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Julian Salinas Leads VMware Technical Account Manager Program for Edge Julian Salinas didn’t follow a direct route toward helping customers with their technical situations. Early in his career he deployed his first ESX host, and the business quickly grew from…

Edge Provides the Healthcare Industry with Technology Solutions

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The healthcare industry moves at high levels of speed to provide proficient, excellent care to its patients. To effectively achieve the industry’s goal of excellence, research is always taking place seeking cures to cancers and other catastrophic diseases. For these…

VDI in the Cloud at The College of New Jersey

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Apps Delivered and the Lessons Learned Digital workspaces are catching on across the nation, particularly on many college and university campuses. Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, or VDI, allows students to leverage their own devices and log in to their desktop, accessing…

Improving Agility in the Digital Age at Berkeley College

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Delivering Solutions to Support the Education Community Across the education community, many schools are searching for ways to make their institutions more agile and appealing in an ever-changing world. Both the industry and student body continue to evolve and schools…

VALE Partners With Open Textbook Network

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Open Educational Resources Alleviate Students’ Costs for Education The days of only having hardcover textbooks and hours spent in front of card catalogs in search of research are long gone. Libraries have been transformed to include online libraries filled with…

Edge Partnership with NJSBA is Providing Security to New Jersey’s PreK-12 School Districts

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Providing cybersecurity, information security and an overall peace of mind is something Edge’s EdgeSecure delivers to its members. The EdgeSecure solution manages a members' risk and provides a strategized protection system for an institution's or organization’s entire ecosystem, while simplifying…

The Ever-Transforming Role of a Chief Information Officer

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Edge’s Gregg Chottiner Provides Technology Leadership in New Jersey Not long ago, an organization’s Chief Information Officer (CIO) spent most of his or her time hovering over computers in a dark backroom. These early CIOs were rarely seen leaving the…

Strategic Partnership Between Edge and AWS

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Strategic and technical partnerships allow our community of institutions to collaborate more seamlessly to leverage technology and operate more efficiently. The alliance between Edge and EdgeMarket’s collaborator, Amazon Web Services (AWS), offers many benefits and makes innovative cloud technology more…

Carol Kondrach Provides Innovative Leadership Within the Technology World

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Kondrach Started as Deputy CIO at Princeton University in January 2019 Within the technology world, the people behind the technology are the key drivers who enable, inspire and empower the people, programs and tools in their organization to perform at…

From Utility to Partner: How Leadership & Collaboration Can Transform IT

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Dr. Mira Lalovic-Hand Navigates Forces of Technology to Drive Rowan’s Success When Dr. Mira Lalovic-Hand was appointed Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President for Information Resources & Technology at Rowan University in 2013, many colleges and universities had not…

Jeremy Livingston Oversees Edge’s Cybersecurity Products and Solutions

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Most of us don’t think about the scary dark world lurking behind our computer screens. The concept of what, or who, lurks behind the screen is not often considered until after an attack has taken place and a part of…

Fairleigh Dickinson University Takes Edge’s New Virtual Chief Information Security Officer Solution for a Test Drive

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From the organization’s beginning, Edge has been dedicated to creating a better world for its members by providing statewide advanced networking, access to optimal technology solutions and services, and insight and expertise in information technologies. With technology ecosystems changing so…

Finding Solutions: From Proposals to Procurement

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Edge Selects New ERP Technology Advances in information technology have not only redefined how educational institutions provide a student learning experience, but also how they handle their day-to-day operations, including human resources, finance, and student information. Many schools are replacing…

Women Leaders in Technology: A Professional Network

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Women Leaders in Technology, established by Edge in 2018 to advance the information technology profession for women, will officially launch in January 2019. Digital transformation in higher education will be the primary focus of the Professional Network with guidance from…

Woodbridge Township Puts Their Kids First

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In 1998, Woodbridge Township made a commitment to their children when the Municipal Government combined services with the Woodbridge Township School District. This Herculean effort twenty years ago meant 24 local schools in the school district and the local government…

NJ Big Data Alliance Grassroot Efforts Benefit Academia and Industry in the State

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Life can easily become overwhelming with the amount of information flowing through our lives. Data comes from a wide variety of sources, including business, individual, and industry activities, as well as the natural environment. The data gathered can be transformative.…

Monmouth University’s Librarian Kurt W. Wagner Plays a Profound Role in Higher Education

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Wagner Named Chair of VALE  Executive Committee In a setting fit for royalty, the Monmouth University library is housed in the historic Guggenheim Cottage in West Long Branch, New Jersey. The 1905 École des Beaux-Arts mansion provides an impressive and…

Technology Solutions Help Educators Focus on Students’ Needs

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Edge Partners with Google for Education and Mend the Gap Each child walking through a teacher’s door comes in with different needs. A great teacher works hard to reach these diverse boys and girls, often burning the candle at both…

Using Technology to Help Every Child Find Success

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Edge shares digital transformation message with the K-12 Community at NJSBA’s 2018 Conference, themed “Engaging Every Student” How do you provide a path for every child to find success in life? This question was exactly what was discussed at the…

Dr. Merodie Hancock Provides Valuable Leadership at Thomas Edison State University

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Looking back through our lives, it’s easy to see how a map unfolds filled with experiences and connections. The dots interconnect from one location to another. For Dr. Merodie Hancock, her purposeful map has provided her with opportunities at higher…

Edge Benefits Its Membership by Expanding EdgeNet’s Digital Footprint

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From the beginning of Edge, the non-profit technology consortium has cared about their digital footprint and how the evolving footprint would impact members. These steps began back in 1997, when a technology ecosystem was developed and grown into what is…

Michele Norin Leads Rutgers University to Prominence with Efficient and Effective Technology Services

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Norin Named New Jersey Tech Council 2018 CIO of the Year In the digital age, life struggles to function without reliable technology. If a connection is slow or the network has disruptions, frustrations quickly come to the surface. People have…

Zoom Video Conferencing Provides New Learning Opportunities for Higher Education

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Video conferencing has become a necessity in higher education, as it allows schools to expand their impact by offering new learning opportunities from across the world. Students can learn from guest lecturers literally located anywhere in the world. Collaboration via…

Embracing the Advancement of Technology and Its Impact on Higher Education

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Seton Hall’s Paul Fisher Plays Crucial Role in Technology Evolution The advancement of technology and the transformation of digital capabilities over the past 25 years have complicated how institutions of higher education implement their technology plans and oversee equipment, support,…