Government Information Technology Executives Council Honors Paul Garver With Eagle Award

Monday, April 28, 2003
Garver to Help Guide Organization's Strategic Direction

IRVINE, CA - (April 28, 2003) - Quest Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSFT), a leading provider of application management solutions, today announced that Paul Garver, vice president, Quest's public sector sales division, is the recipient of a 2003 Eagle Award presented by the Government Information Technology Executives (GITEC) Council.

The awards, which are presented during GITEC's annual conference, Information Processing Interagency Conference (IPIC), recognize outstanding and long-term contributions to the organization. Garver, the industry awardee, was specifically commended for his intellectual support of the IPIC conference and contribution to GITEC's ideals and mission. The Council's mission is to support government information technology executives in the delivery of high quality and cost-effective services to their customers.

Honorees are selected from a pool of nominations made by GITEC's Executive Advisory Council to its Board of Directors.

"I'm honored to be presented with the IPIC Eagle Award and am proud of my long-term contribution to the conference," said Garver. "GITEC is an outstanding resource for government and industry executives and I look forward to many more years of active involvement."

Garver was also the recipient of IPIC's 2001 and 2002 President's Award for Superior Support and Contribution.

The theme of IPIC 2003, held March 2-6 in Orlando, FL was "Navigating the Transformation," which set the course for three days of keynotes and panels covering topics including: managing transformation, homeland security and e-government. In addition to the conference agenda, contributions from industry and government attendees helped GITEC raise over $40,000 for the USO and to distribute $25,000 in scholarships to deserving students.

About Quest Software, Inc.

Quest Software, Inc. is a leading provider of application management solutions. Quest provides customers with Application Confidencesm by delivering reliable software products to develop, deploy, manage and maintain enterprise applications without expensive downtime or business interruption. Targeting high availability, monitoring, database management and Microsoft infrastructure management, Quest products increase the performance and uptime of business-critical applications and enable IT professionals to achieve more with fewer resources. The company is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. and has offices around the globe. For more information on Quest Software visit www.quest.com.

About DLT Solutions

Founded in 1991, DLT Solutions delivers best of class technology solutions to federal, state and municipal governments and businesses from its headquarters in Herndon, VA. To achieve that mission, DLT has tightly integrated itself with some of the most prominent IT Software and hardware manufacturers in the world, including Autodesk,GoogleNetAppOracleQuest SoftwareRed HatSolarWinds and Symantec, among others. With its product portfolio, multiple procurement vehicles and award-winning track record, DLT confidently supports public sector clients in the technology implementation required to achieve their agency missions. DLT was recently honored as number one in the Term Software License category in the GSA IT Catalog of Top IT Contractors on GSA Schedule 70. For more information or to place an order, contact DLT Solutions at 888-358-4472; email sales@dlt.com or visit www.dlt.com.