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New Software Titles From Sams Publishing and Addison-Wesley Professional To Be Announced at Microsoft TechEd 2011

<p class='bwalignc'> <b>Formats Include eBooks, Rough Cuts, Video Training, and Print</b> </p>

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

New Software Titles From Sams Publishing and Addison-Wesley Professional To Be Announced at Microsoft TechEd 201111:12 EDT Tuesday, May 17, 2011 INDIANAPOLIS (Business Wire) -- Addison-Wesley Professional and Sams Publishing today announced new titles focused on SharePoint, Windows Phone, and Visual Studio, created for Microsoft IT professionals and developers. The announcement was made at Microsoft TechEd 2011, taking place May 16-19 in Atlanta, GA. NEWS FACTS New books available in both print and eBook formats includeDesigning Forms for SharePoint and Infopath by Scott Roberts, Hagen Green, and Jessica Meats; SharePoint 2010 Business Intelligence Unleashed, by Steven Mann, Chuck Rivel, Ray Barley, Jim Pletscher, and Aneel Ismaily; and 101 Windows Phone 7 Apps, Volume I, by Adam Nathan. Rough Cuts (early access to an author's developing manuscript) being announced include Essential Windows Phone 7, by Shawn Wildermuth; SharePoint 2010 Development with Silverlight, by Bob German and Paul Stubbs; Agile Software Engineering with Visual Studio, by Sam Guckenheimer and Neno Loje; and Programming Data, by Chris Sells. New Video Training announced at the show Windows Phone 7 Programming LiveLessons (Video Training) by Kevin Wolf. Save up to 50% on LiveLessons Entire-Course Downloads and DVDs at Titles are available for purchase at the convention bookstore and for browsing at the Sams Publishing/Addison-Wesley Professional booth #1919. Throughout the week, attendees can enter daily drawings to win free products. For those unable to make the show, visit for more information on our latest products as well as enter to win a library of new Microsoft books. About Pearson Pearson (NYSE: PSO), the education, services, and technology company, is home to such respected brands as Addison-Wesley Professional, Cisco Press, Exam Cram, IBM Press, Prentice Hall Professional, Que, and Sams Publishing, which have as their online publishing arm, InformIT ( -The Trusted Technology Learning Source. In addition, Berkeley-based Peachpit (, the publishing partner for Adobe Press, Apple Certified, and others, publishes best-selling books for creative design professionals. Pearson is also co-founder, with O'Reilly Media Inc., of Safari Books Online (, the premier on-demand technology content library providing thousands of expert reference materials through a single point of contact, including expert technology, creative and design, industry and management resources in video, audio and written formats. Pearson's other primary businesses include the Financial Times Group and the Penguin Group. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: Pearson EducationAndrea Bledsoe, Publicist,