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A sinking ship with limited new products and declining sales

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Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in New York, NY
Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in New York, NY

I have been working at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Great engineers with good ideas

Cons

Sinking Sales and stifling bureaucracy

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook

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    Good place for engineers

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    Former Employee - Staff Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Staff Engineer in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Very nice to engineers. flexible. innovative. good compensation.

    Cons

    bad upper management. don't understand software as a business

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Loved the culture!

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    Former Employee - Senior Corporate Counsel in Menlo Park, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Corporate Counsel in Menlo Park, CA

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Talented people.
    Incredible products.
    Loved the culture.

    Cons

    Management changed direction every year.

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