HERNDON, Va., Aug. 24, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- e Plus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) today announced that one of its Senior Solutions Architects, Don Mann, will be presenting an Advanced Networking Technical Session in the Technology and Architecture track at VMworld 2010, which is being held August 30 through September 2, 2010 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

Mr. Mann's 60-minute session, 10Gb & FCoE Real World Design Considerations, is focused on 10Gb vSphere environments. It will cover hardware, design, cost, and ease of management as well as key scenarios and detailed recommendations for HP Flex10, Cisco UCS, and standard 10Gb cards. Mr. Mann's session will take place on Tuesday, August 31 at 5:00pm and also on Thursday, September 2 at 12:00pm. The session will be of interest to the following areas: Healthcare, Financial Services, SMB, Government, High Tech, Retail, Telecommunications, and Education.

"We're pleased to have one of our experts tapped to present an Advanced Technical Session at VMworld 2010 about 10Gb environments," said Mark Henson, VMware national practice manager at e Plus. "We look forward to participating at the conference, and sharing our knowledge about how organizations can reduce IT complexity and enable IT as a service through virtualization and cloud computing."

Don Mann has more than 14 years of experience in the IT field. He began his career in the U.S. Air Force where he performed server, data center, and infrastructure support. Other past roles include Project Manager, WAN Support Engineer, IT Manager, and Technical Team Lead. He currently holds the position of Senior Solutions Architect for  e Plus Technology specializing in data center solutions around virtualization, storage, and computing hardware. Mr. Mann's technical credentials and certifications include VMware Certified Professional (VCP 3 & 4), VMware vExpert, NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator, HP Accredited Systems Engineer – ProLiant and BladeSystem, NetApp Accredited Virtualization Professional, and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (NT – 2003).

e Plus is a VMware National Premier Partner and VMware Authorized Consultant. The e Plus team consists of more than 140 VMware certified professionals in the areas of pre-sales, sales, and delivery who help customers plan, design, and deploy enterprise virtualization solutions. e Plus holds VMware Competencies in Infrastructure Virtualization, Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery, and Desktop Virtualization (VIEW). More information about e Plus' VMware national practice can be found at http://www.eplus.com/vmware .

Information about VMworld 2010 can be found at http://www.vmworld.com/community/conferences/2010/ .

About  e Plus inc.

e Plus is a leading provider of technology solutions.  e Plus 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,  e Plus has more than 650 associates in 20+ locations serving federal, state, municipal, and commercial 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.  

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