Sun Microsystems
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www.sun.com Santa Clara, CA 5000+ Employees

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one good company in silicon valley

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than a year

Proslow pressure, nice enviornment, good pay

Consslow pace, outdated technology, too many meetings

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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A great ride with smart co-workers, great partners and wonderful customers

Business Development Manager (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Big Vision Innovation Terrific people Great customers Global sales theatre Many opportunities for advancement Cons: BoD Negligence Short attention span of management Advice to Senior Management: Needed to place greater value on business application of tech… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Partnerships (Former Employee)
Menlo Park, CA (US)

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Terrific culture with lots of autonomy and investment in R&D. Very Global company with strong ties and relationships… Cons: Leadership lost its way. There was no real line of succession and ability to iterate and move forward quickly.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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