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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Sun Microsystems

Pros

Open, well managed, great place to work

Cons

Became irrelevant in the market

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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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 for 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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    Experience in Sun

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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 for more than a 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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