SAN JOSE, Calif., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In the first employee-based survey of Bay Area companies, A10 Networks has been named one of the Top Work Places in the Bay Area for the third year in a row.
The employee survey, conducted by an independent company, Workplace Dynamics, was spotlighted in the June 17 edition of the Bay Area News Group, which includes the San Jose Mercury News, Contra Costa Times, Oakland Tribune, and San Mateo County Times. The results of the survey will appear again in the Jobs, Careers & Education section of the Sunday newspapers part of the Bay Area News Group and are online at http://www.mercurynews.com/jobs.
A10 Networks was selected as Number 3 in the Midsize company category, moving up from Number 6 and Number 10 in the Small work place category from the previous two years respectively, and continuing its reign as the highest ranked technology company in its category. A10 Networks is the technology leader in Application Networking, delivering solutions that accelerate, optimize and secure customers' web sites and applications. A10's flagship AX Series platforms deliver solutions for: Application Delivery/Server Load Balancing, IPv6 Migration and Cloud Computing & Virtualization. The AX Series is deployed in numerous verticals including customers of all sizes in the service provider, Web portal, financial, education, manufacturing, technology and numerous additional markets.
"We are honored to be recognized as a Top Bay Area Work Place by the San Jose Mercury News for three years in a row, climbing to third in our new Midsize company category as the highest ranked technology company," said Lee Chen, Founder and CEO for A10 Networks. "We now have 425 employees, over 2,000 customers and recently moved into a new San Jose Headquarters building to accommodate the explosive demands for our solutions. I am proud of our world-class team that continues to drive innovation for customers in the Application Networking market."
The rankings in the Top Work Places are based on survey information collected by Workplace Dynamics, an independent company specializing in employee engagement and retention. Fifteen large companies were ranked, 25 midsize companies were ranked, and 35 small companies were ranked after surveys were submitted by employees. Rankings consist of composite scores calculated purely on the basis of employee responses about company leadership, compensation and training, diversity/inclusion, career development, family-friendly flexibility, and values and ethics. Private companies and non-profits as well as publicly held businesses were included in the analysis.
Mac Tully, President and Publisher, Bay Area News Group Newspapers, said, "Despite the challenges of the economy, the Bay Area continues to set the standard for progressive companies such as A10 Networks, which provide positive, enriching work experiences for their employees."
Bay Area News Group is the No. 1 news source in the Bay Area. Its newspapers and online products reach more than 2.7 million adults over the course of one week. It is part of the California Newspapers Partnership, the largest publisher of daily newspapers in California. CNP is co-owned by Media News Group of Denver, CO, the managing partner; Gannett Co. of McLean, VA, and Stephens Media of Las Vegas, NV.
About A10 Networks
A10 Networks was founded in Q4 2004 with a mission to provide innovative networking and security solutions. A10 Networks makes high-performance products that help organizations accelerate, optimize and secure their applications. A10 Networks is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in the United States, United Kingdom, France, The Netherlands, Germany, Brazil, Japan, China, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore. For more information, visit: http://www.a10networks.com
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