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Blue Coat Systems Overview

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Mountain View, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
Symantec
2002
Company - Private
Computer Hardware & Software
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Websense, Palo Alto Networks, F5 Networks
Blue Coat was acquired by Symantec in June 2016. Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) is the global leader in cyber security. Operating one of the world’s largest cyber intelligence networks, we see more threats, and protect more customers from the next generation of

Mission: We help companies, governments and individuals secure their most important data wherever it lives.

Blue Coat Systems Reviews

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    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

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Blue Coat Systems Photos

Blue Coat Systems photo of: The New England Aquarium is safe, thanks to the Blue Coat Cloud!
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Blue Coat Systems Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a week. I interviewed at Blue Coat Systems.

    Interview

    Extremely fair in the hiring and interview process.

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Blue Coat Systems Awards & Accolades

  • Best Cybersecurity Company (Over 1,000 Employees), Cybersecurity Excellence Awards, 2016
  • Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company (Over 1,000 Employees), Cybersecurity Excellence Awards, 2016
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