MEMBERSHIP = PARTNERSHIP

Edge helps higher education, K-12, government and other public/nonprofit organizations solve complex challenges and seize transformative opportunities. We do this by providing a combination of advanced technology solutions, expertise as a service, consortium purchasing, and professional exchange. Our nonprofit status illustrates our focus and commitment to driving value for your organization, whether you become a member or purchase services a la carte.

IMPROVE OUTCOMES WITH ACTIONABLE SOLUTIONS & EXPERTISE

Edge offers an ever-evolving array of technology solutions to address member needs throughout the student lifecycle. With areas of expertise including Networking, Enterprise IT, Cloud, Digital Transformation, Cybersecurity, EdTech, and more. The Edge team gives your institution an advantage through access to industry-leading technology and experts in the field.

STAY INFORMED

Edge shares information and best practices to help your team stay ahead of the curve on emerging issues, technologies, and trends. Via our publications, newsletters, webinars, and events, we connect you with the information you need to know from Edge experts & the wider community.

MAKE SMARTER DECISIONS

Edge’s mix of thought leadership, assessment and consultative services, and professional development opportunities can help your organization align business strategy with technology decision making across the institution.

SAVE TIME AND MONEY

The EdgeMarket team executes strategic procurement on our members’ behalf. Informed by member needs and market surveys, we’re the “easy button” for technology procurement to accelerate time-to-innovation throughout the student lifecycle.

CONNECT AND COLLABORATE

Join Edge events and communities to connect with peer organizations and colleagues, including live and virtual events, professional development and training, Communities of Practice, and our online community collaboration platform, EdgeXchange.

PROGRAMS AND SERVICES

Edge provides a variety of programs & services to meet member needs related to the effective use of technology. As an Edge member, you’ll receive access to:

INFORMED DECISION MAKING

  • Second Look Evaluation – A complimentary baseline evaluation of technology-related programs & processes
  • External Vulnerability Scan – A complimentary cybersecurity scan of external-facing technology to highlight vulnerabilities and recommendations for remediation
  • Access to Edge experts with 120+ years of technology & management expertise

CONNECT AND COLLABORATE

  • EdgeCon – Our annual conference, held in January
  • Webinars – Short web-based events
  • Digital Conferences – In-depth virtual explorations of topics of interest
  • Access to vendors & industry expertise
  • Communities:
  • Professional Learning:
    • Access to Edge thought leadership & industry expertise
    • Professional development seminars & events
    • Hands-on workshops

Are You Interested In Taking Advantage Of These Membership Benefits?

Apply for Membership