ePlus Recognized by Cisco as an Authorized Service Provider Video Partner in the United States

ePlus Recognized by Cisco as an Authorized Service Provider Video Partner in
the United States

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ePlus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) today
announced that its subsidiary, ePlus Technology, inc., has achieved Authorized
Service Provider (SP) Video Partner status from Cisco. This designation
recognizes ePlus as having fulfilled the training requirements and program
prerequisites to sell, deploy, and support Cisco Service Provider Video
Solutions.

The Cisco Service Provider Video Program enables channel partners to identify,
manage, and deliver end-to-end Cisco business and consumer video solutions for
service providers. Using the network as a platform, Cisco Service Provider
Video Solutions allow service providers to maintain sustainable growth and
competitive advantage through enhanced service offerings provided by Cisco
authorized channel partners.

"Achieving Authorized SP Video Partner status from Cisco will allow us to
continue to help customers improve collaboration, engagement, sharing,
security, and more with Cisco video solutions," said Mark Marron, president of
ePlus Technology. "This new partner status demonstrates the success our
dedicated Advanced Audio and Video Solutions group has attained in designing,
implementing, and managing a wide range of integrated collaboration solutions,
including streaming media, audio / visual integration, and digital signage."

The Cisco Authorized Partner Program is part of Cisco's go-to-market strategy
for emerging technologies.It is open to all partners, is free of product
suite restrictions, and is designed to help define the knowledge, skills, and
services necessary to successfully sell, deploy, and support a subject
technology.As markets mature and technologies progress along the adoption
curve, some Authorized partner programs may migrate to Cisco Specializations.

ePlus is a Cisco Gold Certified Partner and has achieved Cisco Master
Specializations in Security and Unified Communications as well as the Cisco
Managed Services Master Certification. In addition, ePlus holds Cisco's Cloud
Builder designation as well as Cisco Specializations in Advanced Data Center
Architecture, Advanced Data Center Networking Infrastructure, Advanced
Borderless Network Architecture, Advanced Collaboration Architecture, and
Advanced Routing and Switching. ePlus also holds Cisco ATP designations in
Cisco TelePresence Video Master, Video Surveillance, Identity Services Engine,
and Data Center Unified Computing as well as Authorized Service Provider Video
Partner status and Authorized Digital Media System Partner status. ePlus has
consistently been recognized by Cisco for Excellence in Customer
Satisfaction. For more information about Cisco solutions from ePlus, visit
www.ePlus.com/cisco.

About ePlus inc.

ePlus is a leading integrator of technology solutions. ePlus enables
organizations to optimize their IT infrastructure and supply chain processes
by delivering world-class IT products from top manufacturers, managed and
professional services, flexible lease financing, proprietary software, and
patented business methods and systems. Founded in 1990, ePlus has more than
850 associates serving federal, state, municipal, and commercial customers
nationally. The Company is headquartered in Herndon, VA. For more
information, visit www.ePlus.com, call 888-482-1122, or email info@ePlus.com.
Connect with ePlus on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ePlusinc and on Twitter at
www.twitter.com/ePlusinc.

ePlus^® and ePlus products referenced herein are either registered trademarks
or trademarks of ePlus inc. in the United States and/or other countries.The
names of other companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks
of their respective owners.

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Systems Inc. in the United States and certain other countries.

Statements in this press release that are not historical facts may be deemed
to be "forward-looking statements." Actual and anticipated future results may
vary materially due to certain risks and uncertainties, including, without
limitation, possible adverse effects resulting from financial market
disruption and general slowdown of the U.S. economy such as our current and
potential customers delaying or reducing technology purchases, increasing
credit risk associated with our customers and vendors, reduction of vendor
incentive programs, and restrictions on our access to capital necessary to
fund our operations; our ability to consummate and integrate acquisitions; the
possibility of goodwill impairment charges in the future; our ability to
maintain effective disclosure controls and procedures and internal control
over financial reporting; significant adverse changes in, reductions in, or
losses of relationships with major customers or vendors; the demand for and
acceptance of, our products and services; our ability to adapt our services to
meet changes in market developments; our ability to reserve adequately for
credit losses; our ability to protect our intellectual property; the impact of
competition in our markets; the possibility of defects in our products or
catalog content data; our ability to adapt to changes in the IT industry
and/or rapid change in product standards; our ability to realize our
investment in leased equipment; our ability to hire and retain sufficient
qualified personnel; and other risks or uncertainties detailed in our reports
filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All information set forth
in this press release is current as of the date of this release and ePlus
undertakes no duty or obligation to update this information.

CONTACT: Kleyton Parkhurst, SVP
         ePlus inc.
         kparkhurst@ePlus.com
         703-984-8150
 
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