ePlus Expands Enhanced Maintenance Support to Include NetApp Technology
HERNDON, VA - December 2, 2014 - ePlus inc. (NASDAQ NGS: PLUS - news) today announced that it has expanded its Enhanced Maintenance Support (EMS) offering to include NetApp technology. Part of ePlus Managed Services, EMS is a manufacturer-certified alternative for customers' existing maintenance support programs. It delivers rapid problem resolution of critical network problems, access to expert U.S.-based technical support, flexible hardware coverage, and customized capabilities.
By adding post-implementation support for NetApp to its existing capabilities for Cisco, ePlus extends the value it brings to FlexPod customers-from configuration and deployment, to monitoring, management, and post-implementation support.
"In the face of increasing IT complexity, our customers have asked us for support options that simplify systems maintenance across their heterogeneous environments," said Dan Farrell, senior vice president of national services for ePlus Technology. "By extending the reach of our EMS offering to include support for NetApp equipment, we bring greater value to customers-especially those utilizing FlexPod platforms-helping them lower operational costs and improve customer service experiences."
More information about ePlus Enhanced Maintenance Support can be found here.
ePlus is a FlexPod Premium Partner, NetApp Star Partner and Authorized Professional Services Partner, Cisco Gold Certified Partner with Master Cloud Builder Specialization, and VMware Premier Solutions Provider. For more information about FlexPod solutions from ePlus, visit www.eplus.com/flexpod.
About ePlus Managed Services
ePlus Managed Services help enterprises proactively control their IT infrastructure and off-load a significant burden of day-to-day IT tasks in order to optimize operations and manage risk. ePlus has delivered Managed Services for more than 10 years to a wide range of customers across multiple industry verticals through its 24/7/365 Managed Services Centers. For more information about ePlus Managed Services, visit www.ePlus.com/ManagedServices/Pages/default.aspx.
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 complex information technology solutions, which may include managed and professional services and products from top manufacturers, flexible financing, and proprietary software. Founded in 1990, ePlus has more than 950 associates serving commercial, state, municipal, and education customers nationally. The Company is headquartered in Herndon, VA. For more information, visit www.eplus.com, call 888-482-1122, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Connect with ePlus on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ePlusinc and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ePlus.
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