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Good and stable company but need more innovation

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Current Employee - Manager  in  San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Manager in San Jose, CA

I have been working at Brocade Communications full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Good and stable company
Strong SAN revenues

Cons

IP business did not generate enough revenue for the investment

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Management lost focus of innovation in SAN due to ramping up on IP business
Management got distracted and lost sight keeping strong emloyees motivated

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other Reviews for Brocade Communications

  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Bad TAC Management

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Technical Support Engineer  in  San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Technical Support Engineer in San Jose, CA

    I worked at Brocade Communications full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good technology. Good place for anyone who like fast innovation technology.

    Cons

    There were multiple management layers in Support. Most senior managers were clueless of what was going on on the floor, and micro-managing tech support engineers.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    A lot growing pains with this company

    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Test Engineer  in  Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Software Test Engineer in Santa Clara, CA

    I have been working at Brocade Communications full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great products. Very dedicated employees. Compensation is good.

    Cons

    There's been a lot of attrition especially in engineering

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management is over focused on budget constraints. Need to do more to build up the moral and culture.

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