HERNDON, Va., Oct. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ePlus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) today announced that its subsidiary, ePlus Technology, inc., is offering a new Security Practice solution, the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Readiness Assessment. The assessment helps customers align their business requirements with their mobility strategy to facilitate a secure and efficient BYOD deployment.
ePlus' BYOD Readiness Assessment includes:
- BYOD Business Strategy Workshop—Discover and review existing policies, technical controls, and risk levels; determine BYOD drivers; and discuss known information security concerns as well as additional security challenges
- Network Readiness Discovery—A review of network topology with network device and endpoint discovery service options
- Report Deliverables—Identify strengths and gaps for a successful BYOD implementation, including a gap fulfillment plan to prioritize items needed for beginning a BYOD project
Upon completion of the BYOD Readiness Assessment, ePlus Security solution architects will design specific administrative and technical controls, which often include a network enforcement layer and endpoint enforcement layer to complement a customer's existing infrastructure."BYOD is one of the fastest growing IT trends our customers face today," said Mark Marron, president of ePlus Technology. "As an authorized reseller of leading mobile devices, ePlus provides employee purchase programs through our OneSource IT portal to equip our customers' employees with their individual choice of preferred devices. Our BYOD Readiness Assessment is a powerful tool that allows customers to implement a forward thinking information security strategy, tailored to their business and technical requirements. Doing so will enable them to mitigate many of the enterprise security risks introduced by BYOD while taking advantage of cost savings, easier support, increased end user satisfaction and productivity, and an overall better security posture." ePlus Security offers a suite of Security Assessment services—including Vulnerability Assessments, Penetration Testing, Risk and Compliance Assessments, and BYOD Readiness Assessments—to thoroughly analyze an organization's environment, identify exposure risks, and develop solutions to close any security gaps. For more information about ePlus Security solutions, visit www.eplussecurity.com . To learn more about ePlus' BYOD Readiness Assessment, read the brochure or visit our website. 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 800 associates serving federal, state, municipal, and commercial customers nationally. The Company is headquartered in Herndon, VA. For more information, visit http://www.eplus.com/ , call 888-482-1122, or email email@example.com. ePlus ®, OneSource ®, 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 materially due to certain risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, possible adverse effects resulting from the recent uncertainty in the economic environment 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; our ability to consummate and integrate acquisitions; the possibility of goodwill impairment charges in the future; our ability to maintain effective disclosure controls and procedures and internal control over financial reporting; significant adverse changes in, reductions in, or losses of relationships with major customers or vendors; the demand for and acceptance of, our products and services; our ability to adapt our services to meet changes in market developments; our ability to reserve adequately for credit losses; our ability to protect our intellectual property; the impact of competition in our markets; the possibility of defects in our products or catalog content data; our ability to adapt to changes in the IT industry and/or rapid change in product standards; our ability to realize our investment in leased equipment; our ability to hire and retain sufficient qualified personnel; and other risks or uncertainties detailed in our reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All information set forth in this press release is current as of the date of this release and ePlus undertakes no duty or obligation to update this information.
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