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ePlus Awarded the Palo Alto Networks 2022 Americas Social Impact Award

HERNDON, VA – January 31, 2023 – ePlus inc. (NASDAQ NGS: PLUSnews) announced today that it has received the Palo Alto Networks 2022 Americas Social Impact Award. Announced during the Palo Alto Networks Ignite '22 Executive Partner Summit, this annual award is presented to a Palo Alto Networks partner that, over the past 12 months, has made positive social impacts through various initiatives reflecting an outstanding corporate culture.

"ePlus is proud to be recognized as the Palo Alto Networks 2022 Americas Social Impact Award winner. Corporate Social Responsibility is an important part of our culture and a priority for our organization and our employees. Each year we look for opportunities to give back, including targeted regional efforts spearheaded by our employees as well as national, company-driven efforts," said Ken Farber, president of software, partners, marketing, and strategy at ePlus. "In addition to our corporate responsibility endeavors, ePlus also invests time and resources in initiatives that focus on developing the next generation of the IT workforce, from cybersecurity career awareness and technology training to mentorship and more.

"Palo Alto Networks partners share our vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before," said Don Jones, senior vice president of ecosystems at Palo Alto Networks. "Now more than ever, a trusted ecosystem of partners is essential to enabling organizations to easily, more confidently, and more securely transform. We are proud to recognize ePlus as Americas Social Impact Award winner, and we look forward to our continued work together helping mutual customers achieve better security outcomes."

“ePlus is dedicated to understanding our customers and their communities to help create more secure digital experiences both online and through impactful physical engagement. ePlus supports the communities in which we live and work, helping our customers identify and mitigate risk by leveraging our services to build strong cybersecurity programs and associated technology architectures,” said Lee Waskevich, vice president of security strategy for ePlus.

To read more about ePlus' Palo Alto Networks offerings and partnership, please visit Details about ePlus’ Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives can be found at For more information on Palo Alto Networks, please visit


About ePlus inc.

ePlus has an unwavering and relentless focus on leveraging technology to create inspired and transformative business outcomes for its customers. Offering a robust portfolio of solutions, as well as a full set of consultative and managed services across the technology spectrum, ePlus has proudly achieved more than 30 years of success in the business, carrying customers forward through adversity, rapidly changing environments, and other obstacles. ePlus is a trusted advisor, bringing expertise, credentials, talent and a thorough understanding of innovative technologies, spanning security, cloud, data center, networking, collaboration and emerging solutions, to organizations across all industry segments. With complete lifecycle management services and flexible payment solutions, ePlus’ more than 1,700 associates are focused on cultivating positive customer experiences and are dedicated to their craft, harnessing new knowledge while applying decades of proven experience. ePlus is headquartered in Virginia, with offices in the United States, UK, Europe, and Asia‐Pacific. For more information, visit, call 888-482-1122, or email  Connect with ePlus on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

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