Cloudera Named One of the Bay Area’s Best Places to Work

Mar/22/2012

Cloudera’s Stellar Workplace Recognized by the San Francisco Business Times and San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal

Palo Alto, CA, March 22, 2012 – Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software, services and training, today announced that it has been named one of the San Francisco Bay Area’s “Best Places to Work” by the San Francisco Business Times and San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal. The award is based solely on employee satisfaction surveys, with prestigious honors given to the most outstanding companies.

“We’re fortunate at Cloudera to have such great people, focused so clearly on leading the industry and on excellence,” said Mike Olson, CEO at Cloudera. “I honestly believe that the deepest job satisfaction comes from collaborating with exceptional people and doing meaningful work. It’s an honor to be recognized as one of the Bay Area’s best places to work — I think that’s a leading indicator of success in products, services and customer satisfaction.”

The San Francisco Business Times and San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal developed an annual list of “Best Places to Work” in order to recognize the Bay Area companies that foster a positive working environment. Rankings on the “Best Places to Work” list were determined solely by survey results provided voluntarily from company employees, highlighting employee satisfaction in a number of areas. Questions on the survey inquired about personal growth, workplace satisfaction and managerial effectiveness.

To view the “Best Places to Work” list, please visit: http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/blog/2012/03/best-places-to-work-finalists-revealed.html.

To learn more about to join the winning team at Cloudera, please visit: http://www.cloudera.com/company/careers/.

About Cloudera

Cloudera, the leader in Apache Hadoop-based software and services, enables data driven enterprises to easily derive business value from all their structured and unstructured data. Cloudera's Distribution including Apache Hadoop (CDH), available to download for free at www.cloudera.com/downloads, is the most comprehensive, tested, stable and widely deployed distribution of Hadoop in commercial and non-commercial environments. For the fastest path to reliably using this completely open source technology in production for Big Data analytics and answering previously un-addressable big questions, organizations can subscribe to Cloudera Enterprise, comprised of Cloudera Manager software and Cloudera Support. Cloudera also offers training and certification on Apache technologies, as well as consulting services. As the top contributor to the Apache open source community and with tens of thousands of nodes under management across customers in financial services, government, telecommunications, media, web, advertising, retail, energy, bioinformatics, pharma/healthcare, university research, oil and gas and gaming, Cloudera's depth of experience and commitment to sharing expertise are unrivaled. www.cloudera.com

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