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Great Company

Tech IV (Former Employee) Hillsboro, OR

ProsExcellent People to work with. Learned so much. Had a lot of fun. Great offsite meeting and fun times. I would go back if they want me to.

ConsGot laid off for no fault of my own. Company was acquired by Oracle. They won't hire anyone that was laid off from Sun.

Advice to Senior ManagementStop cutting costs by laying off your most skilled workers. How about hiring back some of them?

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    unknown future,even after acquisition by oracle

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Santa Clarita, CA

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


    Pros: easy atmosphere,interesting technologies and smart people Cons: unknown future,even after acquisition t Advice to Senior Management: get back to basics,2 much politics No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great place to work!

    Product Marketing & Sales Enablement (Former Employee) Phoenix, AZ

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


    Pros: 1) You get to work with great people. 2) All the managers I… Cons: 1) Lots of "silos." 2) There were so many reorganizations that it was difficult to get momentum and traction… Advice to Senior Management: Develop a strategic plan and stick to it! Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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