Corporate Social Responsibility

NetApp supports strategic partnerships that help make our global communities better, stronger, and more vibrant places in which to live, work, and do business.

Supporting Our Communities

"At NetApp we are passionate about being a great place to work, and strive to ensure our communities are even better places to live."
- Tom Georgens, CEO & President

A Great Place to Work Around the World

NetApp is #3 on the Great Place to Work Institute's list of the "World's Best Multinational Workplaces 2014". This is the world's largest annual study of workplace excellence and the third ranking of the top 25 multinational companies to work for. NetApp was also ranked #33 on FORTUNE Magazine's list of "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2014. This marks our 12th consecutive year on this prestigious list, including achieving the #1 ranking in 2009. The rankings are based on employees' views on five attributes plus organizational achievement, employee effort, collaboration, and trust. NetApp's operational philosophy and culture are defined by our Model Company vision: to deliver the best possible results for the communities we serve by living a set of shared core values. Discover what makes NetApp one of the top employers in the world at Great Place to Work.

Our Philanthropic Focus

We are committed to being outstanding global corporate citizens by contributing time, talent, products, services and money to non-profit organizations and schools in the vicinity of major global NetApp employee population centers.

Charitable Contributions and In-Kind Donations

In fiscal year 2013, NetApp donated $1.42 million in cash and $693,564 of in-kind donations of products and services to nonprofit organizations and universities. The NetApp Fund at Silicon Valley Community Foundation provided an additional $70,000 for global disaster relief and community support.

Volunteerism with Nonprofit Partners

NetApp's Volunteer Time Off program enables each employee to volunteer up to five consecutive days per year, with full pay, during regular business hours to support the nonprofit organizations or schools of their choice. In calendar year 2012, 2,942 NetApp employees around the world donated 49,058 hours of volunteer time during business hours valued at $2,725,607, a 30% increase over the previous year. Learn more here Giving Back.

Environmental Stewardship

We practice sound environmental stewardship and encourage others to do so. Discover Our Green Story.