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Scale your business, not costs by running your apps on DigitalOcean

Magento on DigitalOcean - a winning combination

Latest products and features at DigitalOcean: July 2020

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Organizing your Infrastructure with Projects

At the beginning of the year, we published our plans for 2018, a ...

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Implementing HTTPS for Chrome Users

Tyler CrandallTyler Crandall onNews   2018-07-24

HTTPS encryption allows websites to protect end users, encryptin ...

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Prepped for Portland and OSCON 2018

It's the 20th year of OSCON, held this week in Portland, Oregon, ...

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Engaging Developer Communities through Webinars (Part 1)

Karan M.V. onCommunity   2018-07-09

As as developer-first company, we are always looking for meaning ...

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DigitalOcean Currents: June 2018

Ryan QuinnRyan Quinn onNews   2018-06-29

For the fourth edition of Currents, our quarterly report on deve ...

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Control Panel and Documentation Updates

At DigitalOcean we love to make things easier for developers. Yo ...

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How 2,000 Droplets Broke the Enigma Code in 13 Minutes

TC CurrieTC Currie onEngineering   2018-06-22

In late 2017, at the Imperial War Museum in London, developers a ...

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The Next Wave: DigitalOcean's New CEO

Ben UretskyBen Uretsky onNews   2018-06-20

A few months ago, I announced my plans to find my successor as w ...

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Deploying a Multi-region Docker Registry to Improve Performance

Jeff Zellner onEngineering   2018-06-12

Over the past several years, containers in general, and Docker s ...

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You Can Now Automatically Format and Mount Block Storage Volumes

Since we launched Block Storage Volumes in 2016, we noticed user ...

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Why We Chose Ceph to Build Block Storage

Anthony D'AtriAnthony D'Atri onEngineering   2018-05-31

In January 2013, DigitalOcean became one of the first cloud prov ...

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GDPR is Here, and We've Got You Covered

Sammy avatarDigitalOcean onNews   2018-05-25

Today, the new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR ...