ePlus Technology Offers Enterprise Storage Assessment Services

ePlus Technology Offers Enterprise Storage Assessment Services

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ePlus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) today
announced that its subsidiary, ePlus Technology, inc., has expanded its
assessment capabilities to offer Enterprise Storage Assessments. The
assessment provides visibility into an organization's storage infrastructure
and identifies recommended actions for improving storage efficiency,
performance, and availability.

In its Enterprise Storage Assessment, ePlus takes an in-depth look at an
organization's storage architecture to determine the infrastructure's
resiliency, capacity, and cost effectiveness.After careful data collection
and analysis, deliverables include detailed reports and actionable
recommendations—all linked to the organization's specific business operations,
compliance, financial, technical, and operational factors.

ePlus provides comprehensive data center solutions, including design,
implementation, and management.ePlus supports a wide range of environments,
including storage vendor arrays such as Brocade, Cisco, Dell, EMC, Hitachi,
HP, IBM, and NetApp.In its Enterprise Storage Assessment findings, ePlus
considers multiple storage strategies as well as compare/contrast benefits of
different approaches.

"The explosive growth of data, and the related spiraling costs, make it more
critical than ever for customers to have effective storage resource management
in place," said Mark Marron, president of ePlus Technology."Through our
Enterprise Storage Assessment, we arm customers with the critical details and
recommendations they need to make the most effective use of their multi-vendor
storage resources.We provide insight needed to accurately forecast storage
capacity, improve data backup and storage performance, increase application
availability, and minimize future storage purchases—driving more savings to
their bottom line."

ePlus offers a comprehensive suite of lifecycle services, ePlus Service
Advantage, to help customers plan, build, support, and optimize their IT
infrastructures.A core component to ePlus Service Advantage are ePlus
Assessment Services, which are provided across a broad range of critical
technologies, including Security, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Readiness,
Cloud Readiness, Core Network, Collaboration, and Enterprise Storage.ePlus
Assessments are an efficient and cost-effective way for customers to
understand their environment and improve the reliability, scalability,
performance, and security in their IT infrastructure.For more information
about ePlus Assessment Services, visit www.eplus.com/assessments.

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.
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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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