SOURCE: ePlus inc.

December 12, 2008 08:30 ET

ePlus Technology Achieves HP Oracle Solution Elite Status

HERNDON, VA--(Marketwire - December 12, 2008) - ePlus inc. (NASDAQ: PLUS) today announced that ePlus Technology inc., a wholly owned subsidiary, has achieved HP PartnerONE Oracle Solution Elite status in the West region. The HP PartnerONE Solution Elite designation identifies HP solution partners that carry certification, expert service and support, and offer customers choice, complete end-to-end accountability, and convenience.

"We're pleased to be acknowledged by HP for our established Oracle practice and HP Services expertise," said Eric Lamp, HP national practice manager at ePlus. "ePlus' status as an HP Solution Elite Partner and Oracle Registered Business Partner illustrates our success at designing and implementing joint HP-Oracle solutions. It will allow us to pass benefits on to our customers through access to the Customer Focus Testing Lab in Colorado Springs, special pricing based on combined Oracle-HP solutions and Solution Elite special promotions, and collaboration with HP and Oracle technical resources for pre-sales consulting."

"With a strong breadth and depth of platform solutions for Oracle applications, middleware and technology, HP helps large and mid-sized companies really benefit from Oracle solutions," said Frank Rauch, vice president, Sales, Americas Solution Partners Organization, HP. "The HP PartnerONE Oracle Solution Elite designation helps HP partners like ePlus to grow their businesses by offering world class solutions for tomorrow's business challenges."

The HP PartnerONE Oracle Solution Elite status provides incentives to business development partners who have specific skills and have made investments in Oracle solutions. ePlus achieved the Oracle Solution Elite status by meeting specific competency criteria and having focused technical resources in the West geographic region.

As an authorized HP PartnerONE Business Partner and HP Solution Elite partner, ePlus delivers enterprise solutions to corporations, state and local government, education, and healthcare organizations. Its team of engineers holds more than 70 collective HP certifications, consisting of certified blade engineers in all regional offices, HP Master SAN architects, VMware certified engineers, and many other advanced technical resources. ePlus also holds HP Elite status in Virtualization Solutions, Microsoft Unified Communications Solutions, Oracle Solutions, BladeSystem Solutions, HP Services, Enterprise Storage, ProCurve, Datacenter, and Office Printing. For more information about HP solutions from ePlus, visit http://www.eplus.com/hp.

About ePlus inc.

ePlus is a leading provider of technology solutions. ePlus enables organizations to optimize their IT infrastructure and supply chain processes by delivering world-class IT products from top manufacturers, professional services, flexible lease financing, proprietary software, and patented business methods. Founded in 1990, ePlus has more than 650 associates in 30+ locations serving more than 2,500 customers. The Company is headquartered in Herndon, VA. For more information, visit http://www.eplus.com, call 888-482-1122, or email info@eplus.com.

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.

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 due to certain risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, possible adverse effects resulting from the recent financial crisis in the credit markets 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; the existence of demand for, and acceptance of, our services; our ability to adapt our services to meet changes in market developments; the impact of competition in our markets; the possibility of defects in our products or catalog content data; our ability to hire and retain sufficient personnel; our ability to protect our intellectual property; our ability to consummate and integrate acquisitions; our ability to raise capital and obtain non-recourse financing for our transactions; our ability to reserve adequately for credit losses; and other risks or uncertainties detailed in our reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All information set forth in this release is as of the date of this release. ePlus undertakes no duty to update this information.

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    ePlus inc.
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