May 2 2018

Cohesity Named One of the Highest-Rated Private Cloud Computing Companies to Work For

List Showcases Private Cloud Companies With the Highest Levels of Employee Satisfaction

San Jose, Calif – May 2, 2018 – Cohesity, the leader of hyperconverged secondary storage, is recognized as one of the 50 Highest-Rated Private Cloud Computing Companies To Work For in a new list released by Battery Ventures, a global investment firm, and Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites. The list highlights 50 independent, private companies – all business-to-business cloud companies – where employees report the highest levels of satisfaction at work, according to employee feedback shared on Glassdoor.

The distinction placed Cohesity among the top 50 private cloud computing companies to work for, with an overall company rating of 4.4 out of 5. The broader average across Glassdoor is 3.4. Cohesity’s CEO, Mohit Aron, boasts a 87 percent approval rating on Glassdoor – compared to an average of 69 percent for all 770,000 employers on the site – and the company has a 84 percent positive business-outlook rating, again based on feedback shared by employees. The broader Glassdoor average is 48 percent. A positive business outlook means employees believe business will improve in the next six months.

“Since we first partnered with Glassdoor to compile this list in 2016, the cloud has only grown in influence and market power,” said Neeraj Agrawal, a Battery general partner who specializes in cloud investing. “It was also significantly tougher to make the list this year, with companies requiring a higher Glassdoor rating to make the cut – showing that companies can’t rest when it comes to focusing on culture and employee happiness.”

“Our ranking as one of the highest-rated cloud computing companies to work for underscores our priority since day one to create an environment at Cohesity where people thrive personally and professionally,” said Rob Salmon, president and COO, Cohesity. “We have brilliant employees and we want them to be excited about their work and encourage everyone to innovate.”

Glassdoor noted that employees at these highly rated companies commonly mention in online reviews that they enjoy working for mission-driven companies with strong and unique company cultures; employers that promote transparency; and companies with experienced senior leaders who regularly and clearly communicate with employees. For instance, anonymous employee reviews of Cohesity on Glassdoor included the following comments:

“Product is incredible. The engineering is second to none. Extremely well run company, product market fit is perfect. All customers are reference-able. Growth is astounding but well controlled with customer satisfaction being the number 1 priority! Cohesity is well positioned to create a new category which will revolutionize the market over the next 3 years.”

“The product is awesome. CEO is amazing. The way he interacts with engineers and being the developer of Google File System, he knows how to build a great product… The talent pool and mix of new and experienced hires are good. Transparency is unparalleled. And opportunity to learn is unlimited.”

Full lists of the Battery/Glassdoor highest-rated 50 private cloud companies and 25 public cloud companies to work for can be found here.

Disclaimer: Views contained herein are for informational purposes only and should neither be considered investment advice nor construed or used as an offer and/or recommendation to buy or sell a security.

About Cohesity
Cohesity makes your data work for you by consolidating secondary storage silos onto a hyperconverged, web-scale data platform that spans both private and public clouds. Enterprise customers begin by radically streamlining their backup and data protection, then converge file and object services, test/dev instances, and analytic functions to provide a global data store. Cohesity counts many Global 1000 companies and federal agencies among its rapidly growing customer base and was named to Forbes’ “Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2017,” LinkedIn’s “Startups: The 50 Industry Disruptors You Need to Know Now,” and CRN’s “2017 Emerging Vendors in Storage” lists. For more information, visit our website and blog, follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn and like us on Facebook

Media Contacts
Jenni Adair
Head of Corporate Communications

BOCA Communications for Cohesity

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