CFAW Advises CybersecuritySolutions Provider Future Com in its Acquisition by ePlus, Inc.

Dallas, TX - July 18, 2022 - Corporate Finance Associates Worldwide (CFAW), a leading international investment banking firm, announced it has advised cybersecurity solutions provider Future Com on its acquisition by ePlus, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUS), a leading technology solutions provider. The successful acquisition provides ePlus with access to enhanced engineering, sales and services delivery capabilities in the South-Central US region, as well as bolstering the skills and expertise surrounding ePlus' growing cybersecurity practice.

Headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, Future Com is an established cybersecurity provider, offering hardware, software, support, and consulting services to top enterprises, small and medium businesses, and healthcare, government and educational entities.

"Joining the ePlus team is an exciting next step for Future Com and its employees," said Douglas Hollenshead at Future Com. "We have decades of specialized experience helping our customers navigate every facet of cybersecurity and every new emerging threat. Being acquired by ePlus means that our customers now have access to the expanded capabilities and deeper breadth of resources a global provider can offer."

Transaction Information

The acquisition of certain assets and liabilities of Future Com closed on July 16, 2022. The terms were not disclosed. Investment banker representation was provided to Future Com by the Dallas office of Corporate Finance Associates Worldwide, led by Dan Vermeire and John Holland. When asked about the transaction, Mr. Vermeire commented, "We are very pleased to have supported this transaction of world-class companies."

About Future Com

A privately held company for over 30 years, Future Com is an integrator of leading industry brands, delivering customized solutions to secure customers' networks wherever they are. Future Com offers hardware, software, support, and consulting services to top enterprises, small and medium businesses, and healthcare, government and educational entities throughout the US. Future Com is a top industry partner in all segments of the network -- Foundation, Performance, and Security -- and holds national recognition with many leading manufacturers, including F5, ForeScout, Fortinet, Infoblox, Palo Alto Networks, Trend Micro, Check Point and Cisco.

About ePlus, Inc.

ePlus has an unwavering and relentless focus on leveraging technology to create inspired and transformative business outcomes for its customers. Offering a robust portfolio of solutions, as well as a full set of consultative and managed services across the technology spectrum, ePlus has proudly achieved more than 30 years of success in the business, carrying customers forward through adversity, rapidly changing environments, and other obstacles. ePlus is a trusted advisor, bringing expertise, credentials, talent and a thorough understanding of innovative technologies, spanning security, cloud, data center, networking, collaboration and emerging solutions, to organizations across all industry segments. With complete lifecycle management services and flexible payment solutions, ePlus' more than 1,500 associates are focused on cultivating positive customer experiences and are dedicated to their craft, harnessing new knowledge while applying decades of proven experience. ePlus is headquartered in Virginia, with offices in the United States, UK, Europe, and Asia‐Pacific. For more information, visit, call 888-482-1122, or email ePlus®, is a registered trademark of ePlus Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.