Sunnyvale, Calif.-July 14,
2009- NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced it ranked very
high on 2009 Best Companies lists compiled by the Great Place to
Work® Institute in the United Kingdom, India, and Europe.
NetApp continues to be highly ranked by independent studies across
the globe, demonstrating its outstanding culture and work
NetApp recently achieved the following Great
Place to Work rankings:
"These outstanding achievements are a direct
result of the diligence and commitment of our employees and the
strength of our global culture," said Dan Warmenhoven, chairman and
CEO at NetApp. "We are extremely proud to be ranked in the top-15
best workplaces in all countries and local areas where we have
applied this year."
Today's announcement follows similar awards
recognizing NetApp as a Great Place to Work in several other
locations around the world, including:
- United States-First place
- Australia-Second place
- Germany-Ninth place
- Netherlands-Eleventh place
- France-Fourteenth place
Each year, the Great Place to Work Institute
produces Best Companies to Work For lists, representing workplaces
in 40 countries around the world. Companies are selected for the
Best Companies lists primarily on the basis of their employees'
responses to the Great Place to Work Trust Index©, a proprietary employee survey
developed by the Great Place to Work Institute that measures
credibility, fairness, respect, pride, and camaraderie. Further
information used for the selection process is provided by
completion of the Great Place to Work Culture Audit©, a two-part management
questionnaire also developed by the Great Place to Work
NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions
that accelerate business breakthroughs and deliver outstanding cost
efficiency. Discover NetApp's passion for helping companies around
the world go further, faster at www.netapp.com.
To learn more about the history and culture
of NetApp, get a copy of How to Castrate a Bull by NetApp
founder Dave Hitz at www.howtocastrateabull.com.
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