HERNDON, Va., Dec. 6, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ePlus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, ePlus Technology, inc., has received the RSA Growth Partner of the Year award at the 2010 EMC & RSA North America Partner Council which took place in San Diego, CA from October 25-27, 2010. "Our channel partners are a strategic part of RSA's business and we have listened and worked with them to create a program that best meets our mutual needs," said Bill Taylor, senior director, RSA Global Channels and Alliances. "We are pleased to recognize ePlus' accomplishments and stellar growth with this RSA SecurWorld™ 2010 award. We look forward to continuing our strong relationship with them as we work together to help solve customers' unique security challenges." The Partner of the Year awards recognize high-achieving RSA SecurWorld™ solution provider partners who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence by exceeding joint business and financial goals, expanding across new and existing markets, and providing superior customer support. "We're proud to receive this distinguished award that acknowledges our demonstrated growth and success helping customers design, implement, and manage comprehensive security initiatives across the enterprise," said Mark Marron, president of ePlus Technology. "Through our best-of-breed security solutions backed by our team of experienced and highly-certified experts, ePlus helps organizations leverage higher standards of IT security to protect their intellectual property, data, and reputation." About ePlus inc. ePlus is a leading provider of technology solutions. ePlus 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, ePlus has more than 690 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. RSA, SecurWorld, and EMC are either registered trademarks or trademarks of EMC Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. All other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.