Brocade - Good and stable company but need more innovation | Glassdoor
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"Good and stable company but need more innovation"

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Current Employee - Manager in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Manager in San Jose, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Brocade full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Good and stable company
Strong SAN revenues

Cons

IP business did not generate enough revenue for the investment

Advice to Management

Management lost focus of innovation in SAN due to ramping up on IP business
Management got distracted and lost sight keeping strong emloyees motivated

Other Employee Reviews for Brocade

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Things are lookup UP!"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Brocade full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing People. Amazing Customers. Amazing Partners. Amazing Products. A chance to really make a difference.

    Cons

    The lack of coordination between product groups, engineering groups and both product and engineering with each other is just scary. Sometimes it feels like there are 3 competing companies in one.

    Advice to Management

    Two execs gone, a few more to go and we could really turn this into something that changes everything.


  2. "Good , but could be better"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brocade full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Reasonable work and hours. Good facilities. Good colleagues.

    Cons

    Management not in sync with employee strengths and talents. Some favoritism. Promotion mostly based on connections than skills.

    Advice to Management

    Be more involved with employees. Provide more recognition to employees not involved with the
    coolest projects.


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