ePlus Awarded 2015 Palo Alto Networks Americas Fast Growth Partner of the Year
HERNDON, VA - September 15, 2015 - ePlus inc. (NASDAQ NGS: PLUS - news) today announced that its subsidiary, ePlus Technology, inc., was named the Palo Alto Networks 2015 Americas Fast Growth Partner of the Year during the recent Palo Alto Networks Sales Kickoff in Las Vegas, NV.
With its next-generation security platform, Palo Alto Networks is leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing successful cyber attacks for thousands of organizations around the world. ePlus was recognized by Palo Alto Networks based on several accomplishments and criteria, including:
- Significant year-over-year growth
- Attaining the highest level of technical certifications
- Acquiring net-new customers
"We are honored to be recognized by Palo Alto Networks as its Fast Growth Partner of the Year for 2015," said Gary Miglicco, senior vice president of security solutions. "This award acknowledges our year-over-year revenue growth and the success we've had at helping a broad range of existing and new customers secure both their data as well as their perimeter, improving and strengthening their overall security posture. We continue to make investments to capture this rapidly accelerating information security market and look to leverage our tenured expertise across the entire IT landscape to deliver integrated security solutions founded on our consultative services."
"ePlus' business with us has grown exponentially over the past year, and that's just the beginning," said Todd Palmer, VP, Americas Channel Sales, Palo Alto Networks. "Thanks to their continued investment in technical training and overall commitment to Palo Alto Networks, we see an excellent opportunity ahead to serve organizations ready for a true next-generation security platform."
About ePlus inc.
ePlus is an engineering-centric technology solutions provider that helps organizations imagine, implement, and achieve more from their technology. With the highest certifications from top technology partners and expertise in key technologies from data center to security, cloud, and collaboration, ePlus transforms IT from a cost center to a business enabler. Founded in 1990, ePlus has more than 975 associates serving commercial, state, municipal, and education customers nationally. The Company is headquartered at 13595 Dulles Technology Drive, Herndon, VA, 20171. 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 www.twitter.com/ePlus. ePlus. Where Technology Means More.
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