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What to do with a Doplet

Posted November 20, 2016 5.5k views
Getting StartedUbuntu 16.04

What is a Droplet used for? What Should i start with?

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Hello all,

You can check the following article in our docs:

https://docs.digitalocean.com/products/getting-started/

And also check tutorials like:

Initial Server Setup with Ubuntu 20.04 - https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/initial-server-setup-with-ubuntu-20-04

and many more listed here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tags/getting-started

Regards,
Alex

by Brian Boucheron
When you first create a new Ubuntu 20.04 server, you should perform some important configuration steps as part of the basic setup. These steps will increase the security and usability of your server, and will give you a solid foundation for subsequent actions. In this tutorial you will create a user, give them sudo access, and set up a firewall.