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VMware Veteran - Worked in trenches all over the stack

Member of Technical Staff (Current Employee)
Palo Alto, CA

I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 5 years

Prostechnology, people, campus, recognition, customer base, install base, industry standard

ConsGetting work done is difficult. Too many levels of management, rigid releases, mid-life crisis culture

Advice to Senior ManagementBe more like Netflix and Amazon if this company is to survive next phase in its lifecycle.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Declining Innovation and Increasing Turnover

Program Manager (Current Employee)
Palo Alto, CA

I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Benefits & Compensation on par with area; Work/Life balance has continued to improve as… Cons: The company no longer has the leadership required to innovate and stay ahead of the market. No career path… 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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It's over...

Senior Member of Technical Staff (Former Employee)
Palo Alto, CA

I worked at VMware full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: - Good pay and excellent benefits - Free snacks and good quality… Cons: This was once a company with great culture of innovation and cutting-edge technology. It has degenerated into a sad state, where mediocrity rules. New products… Advice to Senior Management: Stop deluding yourself - focus on Sales will not save the company. This is a… 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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