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Blue Coat Systems Overview

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Mountain View, CA (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
Symantec
2002
Company - Private
Computer Hardware & Software
₹50 to ₹100 billion (INR) per year
Websense, Palo Alto Networks, F5 Networks
Blue Coat was acquired by Symantec in June 2016. Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) is the global leader in cyber security. Operating one of the world’s largest cyber intelligence networks, we see more threats, and protect more customers from the next generation of ... Read more

Mission: We help companies, governments and individuals secure their most important data wherever it lives.

Blue Coat Systems Reviews

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Blue Coat Systems CEO Greg Clark
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    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Bengaluru
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Bengaluru
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    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at Blue Coat Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -> Great code and expertise
    -> Good technology to work with

    Cons

    -> Slow porcesses and work-flow
    -> too much herirarchy

    Advice to Management

    Increase engineering involvement and provide room for innovation and more decision making power to the engineers.

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Blue Coat Systems Photos

Blue Coat Systems photo of: The New England Aquarium is safe, thanks to the Blue Coat Cloud!
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Blue Coat Systems photo of: DJ Brotha Reese, Cinco de Mayo 2016
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Blue Coat Systems Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru
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    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Blue Coat Systems (Bengaluru) in August 2010.

    Interview

    Hired through campus interview. it was S7 software before and bluecoat systems acquired the S7 software solutions. so i just walked into Bluecoat systems. During my campus interview i was asked on writing algorithms and programs. one such algorithm included creating a que using 2 stacks. programming include simple math based. it was not that easy but not that difficult as well. if you are prepared you can crack it

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Blue Coat Systems Awards & Accolades

  • Best Cybersecurity Company (Over 1,000 Employees), Cybersecurity Excellence Awards, 2016
  • Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company (Over 1,000 Employees), Cybersecurity Excellence Awards, 2016
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