Network Appliance Named a Best Company to Work For in Research Triangle Park
Sunnyvale, Calif. - September 30, 2004
-- Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) was honored this week by
the Triangle Business Journal as "one of the best companies to work
for in the Triangle." Network Appliance employees based in Research
Triangle Park (RTP), responding to a survey from the publication,
gave the company high marks for its positive work environment,
exceptional benefits package, strong executive leadership, and
effective manager relationships.
In July, the Sunnyvale, California-based
enterprise data storage provider received a grant from the state of
North Carolina allowing it to expand its offices in RTP. Network
Appliance continues to build business policies and work
environments that will retain the brightest minds and recruit
highly talented individuals from the area.
In 2003 and 2004, FORTUNE magazine named
Network Appliance as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For"
based on employee surveys, employee demographics, benefits and
compensation, and work-life balance offerings. NetApp also made San
Jose Magazine's "50 Best Companies to Work For" list in 2003 based
on a variety of benefits and perks, and IDG's Computerworld listed
NetApp as one of the "100 Best Places to Work in IT" in 2003.
"NetApp is honored to receive this award,"
said Ken Hibbard, vice president, Storage Protocols and Solutions
at Network Appliance. "Our employees are truly responsible for
making this company a great place to work. Their hard work and
contributions build upon NetApp business value and drive our growth
as we develop new and exciting storage solutions for some of the
world's largest organizations."
About Network Appliance
Network Appliance is a world leader in unified storage solutions
for today's data-intensive enterprise. Since its inception in 1992,
Network Appliance has delivered technology, product, and partner
firsts that continue to drive "The evolution of storage.™"
Information about Network Appliance™ solutions and services
is available at
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