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"VMware Veteran - Worked in trenches all over the stack"

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Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA
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Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

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

Cons

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

Advice to Management

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

Other Employee Reviews for VMware

  1. "Good Company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Stable, Campus is good, Talent People,

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, no clear responsibility, too many managers and directors

    Advice to Management

    Execution efficiency is terrible


  2. Helpful (2)

    "A lot of Corporate Politics"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    People, work balance, benefits, culture

    Cons

    Other people, very demanding during quarter ends, little room for advancement unless you know someone that know someone

    Advice to Management

    Look at all employees for advancements, not just one favorite person.

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