A10 Networks Named Top Work Place in the Bay Area for Second Consecutive Year
Highest Ranked Silicon Valley Technology Company in its Category
SAN JOSE, CA, June 23, 2011 -- 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 second year in a row.
The employee survey, conducted by an independent company, Workplace Dynamics, was spotlighted in the June 19th 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 appear in the Jobs, Careers & Education section of the Sunday newspapers part of the Bay Area News Group.
A10 Networks was selected as #6 in the Small Work Places category, climbing from #10 in the same category last year, and placing as the highest ranked technology company in this 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 three key addressable markets: 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 and proud to be recognized as a Top Bay Area Work Place by the San Jose Mercury News for two years in a row," said Lee Chen, Founder and CEO of A10 Networks. "I truly appreciate our motivated team that creates innovative solutions in the Application Networking market. We now have 270 employees worldwide and over 1,000 customers; and we are aggressively expanding at our San Jose Headquarters to meet and exceed market demands for our solutions."
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. Ten large companies were ranked, 20 midsize companies were ranked, and 35 small companies were ranked after surveys were submitted by employees. Rankings were 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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