About

InformIT is the online presence of the family of information technology publishers and brands of Pearson, the world's largest learning company. InformIT is home to the leading technology publishing imprints Addison-Wesley Professional, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall Professional, QUE, Sams, and VMware Press. Microsoft Press books and eBooks are published by Microsoft and distributed by Pearson Education. We also offer products geared toward the professional business audience from our publishing partner FT Press, and Big Nerd Ranch offers intensive, head-down computer programming courses taught by experts. Here you will gain access to trusted and quality content and resources from the authors, creators, innovators, and leaders of technology and business. Whether you're looking for a book on a new technology, a helpful article, timely newsletters or access to the Safari digital library, InformIT has a solution for you.

Our Imprints

 
Addison-Wesley Professional and Prentice Hall Professional are leading publishers of high-quality and timely information for programmers, developers, engineers, and system administrators. Our mission is to provide educational materials about new technologies and new approaches to current technologies written by the creators and leading authorities. Classic titles include The Art of Computer Programming, The C Programming Language, The C++ Programming Language, The Mythical Man-Month, and Design Patterns.

Cisco Press is a publishing alliance between Cisco Systems® and Pearson Education. Supporting Cisco networking professionals and students, Cisco Press is the only Cisco authorized book publisher of Cisco networking technology, Cisco certification self-study, and Cisco Networking Academy materials.

IBM Press is the official publisher of IBM books that provide guidance for the critical topics facing today's business and technology students and professionals. With content designed to help educate business leaders, help users master the diverse range of technologies and solutions, and prepare for IBM certifications, IBM Press is an informative resource for knowledge that's critical for today's IT professional and throughout their careers.

Pearson IT Certification — the leader in IT Certification learning products and tools. Pearson IT Certification is a publishing imprint born of a tradition of proven learning tools and educational training materials that have helped generations of certification exam candidates succeed. Tapping into the exciting new opportunities provided by the technology advances of online learning and web-based services, Pearson has created a suite of products and solutions that address the learning, preparation, and practice needs of a new generation of certification candidates. Pearson IT Certification delivers learning formats ranging from books to online learning and practice services, network simulators, and video training.  Learn more about the Pearson  IT Certification learning resources here.

Que Publishing has more than 29 years of experience providing practical advice on computers and technology to enhance your personal and professional life.  The Que series of products are all about helping you learn about computers and technology for the home, office, and business. Que series have been designed to teach through step-by-step tutorials, to be rich in illustrations for those who want to learn visually, to be complete and in depth references for those seeking a trusted desk resource, and to include video, web, and audio. Learn more about the Que series here.

Sams Publishing is focused on teaching working programmers, developers, and systems administrators the skills they need to build and maintain leading-edge technology. From introductory tutorials to comprehensive reference books, Sams Publishing has a long-standing history of supplying technical information to technical minds. Bestselling series include Sams Teach Yourself, Primer Plus, and Unleashed.

 

Our Publishing Partners

 
FT Press publishes high quality books in the areas of general business, finance and investing, sales and marketing, management and strategy, human resources, and global business. Our brand is built on the concept of signing and publishing the world's best minds on the most relevant topics for business professionals.

Safari On-Demand Digital Library

 
In July 2001, two of the world's most prominent technology publishers, Pearson Technology Group and O'Reilly Media, Inc., joined forces to create Safari Books Online. The premise was simple: compile the best technology books from the leading authors and publishers into an online database that IT, programming, design, and business professionals could quickly and easily search for reliable, definitive answers to mission-critical questions.

Today Safari has more than 6,500 books and videos from Pearson publishers, and O'Reilly Media, Wiley, Microsoft Press and lynda.com. Learn more and start a free Safari trial.