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November 09, 2015

Could Solar Eclipses Disrupt Electricity in Germany?

Could a solar eclipse over Europe during the day affect the power generated by Germany’s photovoltaic systems or solar panels, thereby challenging the reliability of the electrical supply across the country?

November 03, 2015

Wiley Announces 12 New Books Covering Apple’s Latest Gadgets and OS X El Capitan

For Dummies®, Teach Yourself VISUALLY and Portable Genius guides help get users up to speed on Apple’s latest operating system, iPhone, iPads and the Apple Watch

October 19, 2015

Wiley Announces 27 Microsoft® Office 2016 Products

Wiley brings to market books and video training products to help users get the most out of the new Microsoft Office 2016 suite of products

September 29, 2015

CrossKnowledge Partners with Junior Achievement USA to Support Future Entrepreneurs

Junior Achievement USA® and CrossKnowledge—the distance learning brand of John Wiley and Sons, Inc.—today announced a joint partnership that will bring digital learning solutions to thousands of students and educators. As part of the agreement, CrossKnowledge has donated the use of its Learning Management System (LMS) to Junior Achievement USA (JA) for the next five years (starting in 2016) through the CrossKnowledge Foundation. This in-kind contribution is one of the largest of its kind in the history of JA.

August 31, 2015

Digital Disciplines: Attaining Market Leadership via the Cloud, Big Data, Social, Mobile, and the Internet of Things

Digital Disciplines provides a strategy framework, empirical data, case studies, deep insights, and pragmatic steps for any enterprise to follow and attain market leadership in today's digital era. Weinman explores how to leverage digital technologies to achieve competitive advantage through market-leading processes, products and services, customer relationships, and innovation.

August 26, 2015

Wiley and (ISC)²® Partner to Bring New Learning and Training Products and Services to the Information Security Market

Wiley’s Sybex brand to be the exclusive source for official, (ISC)²-approved study guides

August 18, 2015

NetEase to offer Wiley’s Big Data and Mobile Application certification courses on Cloud Classroom

NetEase to offer Wiley’s Big Data and Mobile Application certification courses on Cloud Classroom
NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES), one of China's leading Internet and online game services providers, is now offering John Wiley & Sons, Inc’s (NYSE:JWA and JWB) Certified Big Data Developer (WCBDD) and Wiley Certified Mobile Application Developer (WCMAD) certification courses under a partnership inked by both companies recently.

July 07, 2015

Wiley Announces Eight New Windows 10 Books

New easy-to-use guides help new and existing users navigate Microsoft’s latest operating system

June 30, 2015

Wiley partnership with figshare enables data sharing

Hoboken, NJ – June 30, 2015 – John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), today announced their partnership with London- based data repository organization, Figshare. To support authors who wish to openly share their data, Wiley have embarked on this partnership with Figshare to integrate data sharing within existing journal workflows and article publication.

June 15, 2015

Semi-Organic Growth: Tactics and Strategies Behind Google's Success

Since the beginning, Google has been a highly successful experimental lab, not only for products and services but also in using M&A to further its overall strategy. Semi-Organic Growth clearly illustrates how Google's M&A moves can be explained by dynamically mapping the media, Internet, and technology platform markets.

June 08, 2015

Wiley to publish Alcatel-Lucent’s new Service Routing Architect Self-Study Guide to build advanced knowledge of IP/MPLS

Alcatel-Lucent IP routing experts author Service Routing Architect (SRA) Self-Study Guide: Preparing for the BGP, VPRN and Multicast Exams

June 01, 2015

Beyond Cybersecurity: Protecting Your Digital Business

If private and public organizations are to survive the ongoing cyber-attacks that put their information assets and online processes at risk, they must build effective cybersecurity into their business and IT processes. Beyond Cybersecurity offers a hands-on guide that includes the practical steps institutions can take to achieve digital resilience and protect against cyber-attacks while creating value from technology investments and innovation.

May 12, 2015

New books from Wiley to aid security professionals

IT security breaches are increasingly becoming big headlines- think Sony Pictures, Wikileaks and Apple iCloud.

With millions of consumers vulnerable as major corporations come under attack, Wiley are publishing a new selection of practical security titles to help professionals improve their organisation’s security, understand more about ‘phishing’ or scammers, learn how to secure mobile apps and develop strategies to thwart network attacks and exploitation.



May 06, 2015

Sybex Announces Five New Products for the CompTIA Network+ Exam N10-006

Comprehensive print and digital product suite helps candidates master the new Network+ exam from CompTIA

April 20, 2015

Security Intelligence: A Practitioner's Guide to Solving Enterprise Security Challenges

Learn to secure the infrastructure and deploy effective defenses against ever-evolving Web threats

April 08, 2015

Wiley Integrates Programmr’s Online Coding Technology to Launch Live Code Sandboxes on Wrox.com

Wrox.com Live Code Sandboxes cover key programming topics including HTML5, Javascript, jQuery, Java and Python

March 02, 2015

Learn how to build marketable career skills with Wiley at bookstores this March

This March, Wiley partners with three major book retailers in Malaysia to launch a new career competency awareness campaign called, “Wiley Lifelong Learning”.

February 25, 2015

Coding For Dummies Published in Partnership with Codecademy

Learn how to code with this easy-to-follow guide and online exercises developed by Codecademy

February 24, 2015

Wiley Receives Nine Prestigious PROSE Awards

Hoboken, NEW JERSEY- February 20, 2015    John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), a global knowledge-based services provider, is honored to be the recipient of nine PROSE Awards for 2015.  The PROSE Awards recognize excellence in professional and scholarly publishing by highlighting distinguished books, journals and electronic content. 

February 24, 2015

Why Business Communication Is Broken and How to Fix It

Phil Simon examines how we use (and often misuse) both language and technology at work. With case studies from progressive companies like Klick Health, Sidecar, and PR 20/20, MESSAGE NOT RECEIVED shares they use new platforms, tools, and collaborative technology to improve how we communicate and how messages are received.