SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenDNS, a leading provider of cloud-delivered security, today announced that it was named one of the top 20 technology workplaces in the U.S. by Great Place to Work®’s Great Rated!™. In an anonymous survey of company employees, OpenDNS ranked sixth out of 127 self-identified technology industry firms. The Great Rated!™ People’s Picks: 20 Great Workplaces in Technology recognizes outstanding workplace cultures among 600 surveyed organizations with under 3,000 employees.
OpenDNS employees gave the company high marks for great leadership, a team-oriented work atmosphere, exceptional communication and unanimously agreed that people at the company take great pride in their work. To read OpenDNS’s Great Rated! review, visit: http://us.greatrated.com/review/opendns2014
“At OpenDNS, we’ve consciously built a culture where each person is valued and knows that they can make a difference. That means great ideas are evaluated and implemented quickly, no matter where they come from,” said Anna Birch, Vice President of People Operations at OpenDNS. “The GreatRated! survey results provide clear validation that everyone at OpenDNS is excited about working for a company that is building solutions that provide security for the way the world works today. We are all very proud to have been selected as one of the nation’s top 20 technology workplaces.”
OpenDNS was named to the Great Rated!™ People’s Picks: 20 Great Workplaces in Technology based on the average scores of nearly 50,000 employees who were surveyed using the Trust Index©, Great Place to Work®’s employee assessment survey. Great Rated!™ provides job seekers broad detail and the “inside scoop” on companies and their cultures, as reported by company employees.
“Each technology firm has its unique company culture that makes it successful,” says China Gorman, Global CEO of Great Place to Work®. “However, one common theme we saw across all of the companies that were surveyed is trust in the workplace. We want to applaud each company for making trust a cornerstone of workplace culture and look forward to everyone’s continued success.”
About Great Rated!™
While organizations look to recruit and hire the right candidate, job seekers are equally interested in finding the right position at the right company. That’s why Great Rated!™ —the new survey-based workplace review website—from Great Place to Work® uses data and insights for a true picture of the workplace and elevates the hiring experience. Great Rated!™ organizations are serious about creating great workplaces, comfortable with transparency and interested in sharing the unique aspects treasured by employees.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and employer branding programs, including Best Companies lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Great Place to Work®’s Trust Index©, a 58-question employee survey that measures trust, is used around the world to help companies increase the levels of trust across their organizations and improve business results. Annually, Great Place to Work® produces the annual FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list and the Great Place to Work® Best Small and Medium Workplaces list. Follow Great Place to Work® online at www.greatplacetowork.com and on Twitter at @GPTW_US.
OpenDNS is a leading provider of network security and DNS services, enabling the world to connect to the Internet with confidence on any device, anywhere, anytime. The Umbrella cloud-delivered network security service blocks advanced attacks, as well as malware, botnets and phishing threats regardless of port, protocol or application. Its predictive intelligence uses machine learning to automate protection against emergent threats before they can reach customers. OpenDNS protects all devices globally without hardware to install or software to maintain. For more information, please visit: www.opendns.com. Follow us on Twitter at @opendns. The OpenDNS careers page is at www.careers.opendns.com.