ePlus Recognized with Multiple Awards at Cisco Partner Summit 2016
HERNDON, VA - March 8, 2016 - ePlus inc. (NASDAQ NGS: PLUS - news) today announced that its subsidiary, ePlus Technology, inc., was recognized for its innovation, architecture-led approach, leadership, and best practices with four Cisco Partner Summit awards. Cisco revealed the winners during its annual partner conference which took place last week in San Diego, California.
ePlus' awards included:
- US Nationals Commercial Partner of the Year, Americas
- Global Service Provider Partner of the Year, Americas West
- US Nationals Architectural Excellence - Collaboration, Americas
Architectural Excellence - Collaboration, Americas East
"We are honored to receive numerous awards again this year at Partner Summit, especially being named as Cisco's US Nationals Commercial Partner of the Year," said Mark Marron, COO of ePlus inc. and President of ePlus Technology, inc. "These recognitions demonstrate ePlus' commitment to enabling customers to make technology mean more and drive true business outcomes-especially through our services and collaboration expertise. We look forward to continuing to work closely with Cisco to deliver innovative solutions that accelerate digital business transformation."
Cisco Partner Summit Theatre awards reflect the top-performing partners within specific technology markets across the United States. All award recipients are selected by a group of Cisco Global Partner Organization and regional and theatre executives. Cisco Partner Summit is attended by more than 2,100 global attendees from Cisco's eco-system of partners representing more than 1,000 companies worldwide from more than 75 countries.
ePlus is a Cisco Gold Certified Partner with Cisco Master Specializations in Security, Collaboration, Cloud Builder, and Managed Services. ePlus has Cisco Powered designations in Managed Business Communications and Managed Security Services. In addition, ePlus holds Cisco Advanced Specializations in Data Center Architecture, Borderless Network Architecture, Routing and Switching, Security, Content Security, and Unified Computing. ePlus also holds Cisco Authorized Technology Provider designations in Data Virtualization, Application Centric Infrastructure, TelePresence Video Master, Physical Security (Video Surveillance and Access Control), Identity Services Engine, Enterprise Mobility Services Platform, ServiceGrid, Unified Contact Center Enterprise, Energy Management Suite Integrator, and Telehealth Reseller as well as Cisco Authorized Partner status in Service Provider Video. ePlus has consistently been recognized by Cisco for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction. For more information about Cisco solutions from ePlus, visit www.eplus.com/cisco.
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 1,000 associates serving a diverse set of customers nationally, and in Europe. 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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