HERNDON, Va., Feb. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ePlus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) today announced that it has expanded its Managed Services operations with a new center in the Raleigh, NC area. The 12,000 square-foot facility is ePlus' third Managed Services Center in the United States. It adds to ePlus' existing presence in North Carolina with offices in key business centers, including Morrisville, Charlotte, and Wilmington.
"Our new Managed Services Center features the latest technology and enhances our ability to serve customers across the country," said Dan Farrell, senior vice president of national services for ePlus Technology. "The new facility in Raleigh is the largest of our three Managed Services Centers. Raleigh is a strategic location for ePlus and holds a tremendous pool of technical talent in the Research Triangle Park area, from which we can grow our staff and broaden our service offering. In addition, the new Managed Services Center has proximity to many of our key partners, including Cisco and NetApp, which will enable us to expand our service capabilities to joint customers."
"We're pleased to see ePlus reinvesting in North Carolina and expanding its presence in the Raleigh area—promoting economic development and further leveraging the talented workforce and technical resources in RTP and throughout the state," said North Carolina Representative Jason Saine, (R-Lincoln), Co-Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Information Technology and Co-Chair of the Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on Information Technology.
About ePlus Managed Services
ePlus Managed Services help enterprises proactively control their IT infrastructure and off-load a significant burden of day-to-day IT tasks in order to optimize operations and manage risk. ePlus has delivered Managed Services for more than 10 years to a wide range of customers across multiple industry verticals through its 24/7/365 Managed Services Centers. For more information about ePlus Managed Services, visit www.ePlus.com/ManagedServices/Pages/default.aspx.
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 900 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 email@example.com. Connect with ePlus on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ePlusinc and on Twitter at twitter.com/eplus.
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