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Pleasant, software had some great talent

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Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Santa Clara, CA
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA

I have been working at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Pleasant, good benefits. Great campus.

Cons

Not very profitable. Slow to see biz trends.

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    Best Companies that i ever worked for

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

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

    Pros

    good company to work for

    Cons

    sun mgmt not able to monitise

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Sun was a great and innovative company that suffered from poor senior management

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    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager  in  Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Santa Clara, CA

    I have been working at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Cooperation and passion of other employees. Product set and engineering. Ability to move around the company

    Cons

    Poor upper management. Inability to change business model over time. Missed monetizing assets.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    look outside the company for new and better talent

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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