Edge Electronics announces alliance with LSI Computer Systems

Oct. 1, 2010
Date Announced: 01 Oct 2010 Bohemia, NY and Melville, NY – Edge Electronics, Inc., a National & International Distributor of electronic components, today announced a new agreement with LSI Computer Systems, Inc. to distribute the company’s product line of standard integrated circuits.“Like Edge Electronics, LSI provides a high degree of technical support to both our partners and customers. The alliance between LSI and Edge Electronics will open up new markets for both companies and we are very pleased to have the opportunity of working together,” stated Pete Visconti, VP of Sales and Marketing for LSI. “Edge Electronics is a logical partner for LSI in promoting LSI’s Incremental Encoder Interface ICs, AC, Brush/Brushless Motor Drives/Controllers, Stepper Motor Controller ICs, Lighting Control and Dimming ICs, PIR Sensor Interface ICs, Programmable Digital Timing ICs, Programmable Digital Lock ICs, Counter and Divider ICs.” Adrienne Giannone Edge Electronics’ Chief Executive Officer, commented, “LSI’s products will be a very good addition to Edge’s product line. Edge Electronics looks forward to making LSI’s high quality and innovative components available to our valued customers. Our sales team will focus on helping LSI further increase the adoption and growth of its products in the marketplace.”About LSI Computer Systems, Inc.Founded in 1969, LSI Computer Systems, Inc. (LSI/CSI) began operations as the world's first fabless semiconductor company. Since its inception, LSI/CSI has been engaged in the design and production of Full Custom and Application Specific, Standard Integrated Circuits. Using a broad array of process technologies, LSI/CSI has produced ICs that extend from the consumer and industrial marketplace to military and aerospace applications. Our proven expertise and strong reputation in Mixed-Signal Integrated Circuits have made us the IC provider of choice for leading manufacturers in a broad range of industries.About Edge ElectronicsEdge Electronics, Inc., based in Bohemia, NY, is a leading franchised distributor of electronic components (active, passive, and interconnect) and LCD solutions (displays and related products) which are used in the manufacture and assembly of electronic products, including: telecommunications equipment, medical devices and instrumentation, industrial equipment and controls, military/aerospace systems, kiosks and digital signage, and automotive and consumer electronics. With 11 strategically located sales offices throughout the US, Edge focuses on providing industrial, commercial and consumer OEMs and contract manufacturers with the most personalized customer service in the industry, easy access to the latest technologies and fully customizable solutions that are the perfect fit for each customer’s specific application and business model. Founded in 1990, Edge Electronics is ISO 2001:2008 certified for quality and is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) that is both established and flexible, making it an invaluable supply-chain partner for electronics manufacturers across all industries.

Peter J. Visconti VP Sales & Marketing 631.271.0400 [email protected] Edge Electronics Justin Giannone Corporate Communications Manager 631.471.3343 [email protected]www.edgeelectronics.com

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