INTERFACE: The Edge Electronics Blog

Why you should move your SSD designs from SATA to NVMe in 2021

Posted by Keith Peterson on Jun 7, 2021 9:48:15 AM

SATA SSDs have been popular for a long time as a replacement for HDDs

Around the turn of the century disk drive manufacturers started the transformation of previous disk drive interfaces to SATA. If your application was boot drive or system disk, the choice for interface for one drive would be SATA. In 2008, advancements had been made on the SATA interface to reach speeds of 600 megabytes per second (MB/s) which was referred to as SATA III.

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Topics: Micron, SSDs, Storage

Will Edge be exhibiting at Virtual Display Week (SID Show) 2021?

Posted by Justin Giannone on May 10, 2021 5:12:10 PM

 

The 2021 Display Week Exhibition will be Virtual

It’s 2021 and the world has changed. We are getting back to somewhat normal, but we’re obviously not there quite yet.

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Topics: Authorized Distributor, LCD Solutions, Industrial Applications

Upgrade from Micron's EOL 1300 Solid State Drives to 5300 Series SSDs

Posted by Keith Peterson on Feb 24, 2021 4:41:17 PM

Micron’s 1300 Series Client SATA solid state drives are now End of Life (EOL), and customers are asking about the migration path for SATA SSD users.

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Topics: Micron, SSDs, Storage

Honeywell N95 Masks - Now Available!

Posted by Amanda @ Edge on Sep 29, 2020 6:30:31 PM

We have exciting news! Thanks to the continued focus and efforts of Grainger’s Supply Chain teams, we are now able to offer packs of N95 masks.

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Topics: COVID-19, Pandemic Prep, MRO Solutions, Grainger

Antimicrobial Tape by Silver Defender

Posted by Amanda @ Edge on Sep 2, 2020 4:40:03 PM
Looking for an accessible, easy-to-use solution for high traffic touch surfaces in your facilities? Silver Defender stretchable films "contain an antimicrobial agent to protect the film from bacteria, mold, mildew and fungi to ensure the product is clean. Silver ions react with and affect multiple sites in bacterial cells on the surface of the film, to keep the film clean."
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Topics: COVID-19, Pandemic Prep, MRO Solutions, Grainger

COVID-19 Response Plan UPDATE

Posted by Amanda @ Edge on Jul 15, 2020 9:50:00 AM

Our essential personnel are reporting and working to fulfill orders, and the rest of us are available remotely if you require assistance.

This is an update to our valued customers explaining our Coronavirus response plan, from Edge Electronics’ President/CEO, Adrienne Giannone:

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Topics: Customer Service, COVID-19

Social Distancing Signage

Posted by Amanda @ Edge on Jun 11, 2020 10:22:25 AM

Buildings and facilities will need plenty of tools to assist with major operation changes in order to meet COVID-19 recovery requirements. Throughout the day, crowd levels will need to be actively monitored, the number of people allowed in may need to be limited (especially during busier times of day), and social distancing rules will need to be enforced.

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Topics: Diversity Supplier, COVID-19, Pandemic Prep, MRO Solutions

Healthy Hardware made from Bactericidal Copper Alloy

Posted by Amanda @ Edge on May 28, 2020 1:47:48 PM

COVID-19 has started many conversations about what we can all be doing as facility managers, business owners, and citizens in general to be prepared for major health threats in the future.  As we aim to reopen and readjust our facilities with employee and public safety in mind, having the cleanest touch surface solutions is critical.

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Topics: COVID-19, Pandemic Prep, MRO Solutions, Grainger

Large-Scale Disinfecting Solution

Posted by Amanda @ Edge on May 28, 2020 1:47:18 PM

As facilities in New York and around the country plan to reopen safely, it’s important to have a plan for frequent and effective large-scale cleaning solutions for your entire workplace.

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Topics: COVID-19, Pandemic Prep, MRO Solutions, Grainger

Higher Education Deferred Maintenance

Posted by Amanda @ Edge on May 28, 2020 1:46:52 PM

Seasonal and unexpected school and campus shutdowns can be challenging to any team of maintenance staff. Most higher education institutions have experienced their fair share of deferred maintenance, but when facility managers aren’t able to provide preventive maintenance or secure needed upgrades to systems, roofing, plumbing, or the like, the problem gets worse. Ultimately, these maintenance delays will lead to an emergency that requires immediate intervention and can no longer be postponed. And more often than not, this prolonged problem will be much more expensive to fix!

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Topics: COVID-19, Pandemic Prep, MRO Solutions, Grainger