Compare IBM vs HGST BETA

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IBM

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HGST

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • HGST scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 51652 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 54 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
69%
69%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
HGST Ceo Mike Cordano
N/AMike Cordano
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
31%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2344 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2335 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 755 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 671 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Engaging, fun and important work

Cons

There are no cons at all

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at HGST full-time for more than a year

Pros

(2012-2014) Was a great place to work..people and management are much closer to each other.. pay was fair enough .Japanese product line ..career growth for sure..will get change to travel Thailand or... Japan..

Cons

Projects keep on changing due to new trends..HGST still lagging to adopt customer long time customer..Though, its a nice place to work :)

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