Sun Microsystems

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An amazing company, much missed

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

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

Pros

Engineering driven organization that took good care of it's people. Lots of perks, great people, fun to work at.

Cons

Engineering driven organization that took bad care of it's products. Never really profitable outside it's core business of hardware.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Software is just as important as hardware.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - SQA Engineer in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - SQA Engineer in Mountain View, CA

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Free, learn new techs, open, can work at home, life and work balance.

    Cons

    Revenue is declining, losing market, cannot saw X86 opportunities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Targeting to market, not tech

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Best Job I Ever Had

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time

    Pros

    Loved working at the Old Sun (Before Oracle)

    Cons

    Not many, but there were constant re-orgs... ;)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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