ePlus Recognized by Citrix as 2012 National Partner of the Year -- Top Program Adoption

HERNDON, Va., June 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ePlus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) today announced that its subsidiary, ePlus Technology, inc., has been named by Citrix® as the 2012 National Partner of the Year for Top Program Adoption. This honor was presented during an awards ceremony on May 21, 2013, at Citrix Synergy 2013 in Anaheim, CA.

The National Partner of the Year – Top Program Adoption award recognizes ePlus as a top performing partner in the combined areas of execution in strategic initiatives and new product adoption.

"We're pleased to be acknowledged by Citrix with this honor," said Mark Marron, president of ePlus Technology. "We look forward to continuing to work with Citrix to bring leading cloud, collaboration, networking, and virtualization technologies to customers—transforming how businesses and IT work together and helping empower the mobile workforce."

"We are delighted to recognize ePlus with our National Partner of the Year award for Top Program Adoption," said Mike Fouts, vice president, Americas Channels and Field Operations at Citrix. "ePlus has demonstrated its commitment to Citrix by recently becoming a Platinum Solution Advisor, which is our highest level partner designation. In addition, ePlus was the first North American partner to complete the Cisco and Citrix requirements to sell the combined Virtual Workspace offering. We look forward to our continued partnership in the years ahead."

ePlus has been a Citrix partner for more than 15 years, serving hundreds of clients in numerous industries across the United States. ePlus is currently a Platinum Citrix Solution Advisor and has qualified as a Unified Workspace Partner via the Cisco and Citrix Partner Accelerator Initiative, delivering Virtual Workspace solutions. For more information about Citrix solutions from ePlus, visit www.eplus.com/citrix.

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 890 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.

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