Compare Blue Coat Systems vs Palo Alto Networks BETA

See how Palo Alto Networks vs. Blue Coat Systems compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Blue Coat Systems

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Palo Alto Networks

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 241 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 542 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Blue Coat Systems Ceo Greg Clark
78%
78%Greg Clark
CEO Approval
Palo Alto Networks Ceo Nikesh Arora
55%
55%Nikesh Arora
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Systems Engineer7 Salaries
$164,157/yr
Senior Staff Software Development Engineer16 Salaries
$140,449/yr
Named Account Executive Manager8 Salaries
$66,231/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Technical Support Engineer54 Salaries
$74,305/yr
Software Engineer39 Salaries
$129,321/yr
Corporate Sales Representative9 Salaries
$60,564/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 23 reviews)
"Great people"(in 14 reviews)
Pros
"Great products"(in 29 reviews)
"Great company"(in 24 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 8 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 41 reviews)
"No work life"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

I worked at Blue Coat Systems

Pros

I liked working here, free food/beverages.. good starting salary and friendly people all around. I liked the culture and work

Cons

Nothing I like to change

Current Employee - Intern

I have been working at Palo Alto Networks full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great culture, helpful employees, great technology

Cons

Some employees can be condescending at times

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