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  • Tutorial

    An Introduction to OAuth 2

    OAuth 2 is an authorization framework that enables applications to obtain limited access to user accounts on an HTTP service, such as Facebook, GitHub, and DigitalOcean. It works by delegating user authentication to t...
    By Mitchell Anicas Security API Conceptual
  • Tutorial

    How To Use Web APIs in Python 3

    An API, or Application Program Interface, makes it easy for developers to integrate one app with another. They expose some of a program's inner workings in a limited way. You can use APIs to get information from other...
    By Brian King Python API Development Programming Project
  • Tutorial

    An Introduction to Cloud-Config Scripting

    The DigitalOcean metadata service includes a field called "user-data", which can be used to specify a script that will be run as your server is brought online. The CloudInit program, which runs these scripts, can pro...
    By Justin Ellingwood API DigitalOcean
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    How To Use Doctl, the Official DigitalOcean Command-Line Client

    DigitalOcean's web based control panel provides a convenient, point-and-click interface for managing Droplets. There are many times, however, when a command-line tool may be a preferable alternative. doctl, the offic...
    By Marko Mudrinić DigitalOcean API Configuration Management
  • How To Set Up a CoreOS Cluster on DigitalOcean

    If you are planning on using CoreOS in your infrastructure, the first thing you will want to set up is a CoreOS cluster. In order for CoreOS machines to form a cluster, their etcd2 instances must be connected. In this...
    By Mitchell Anicas Scaling Clustering API DigitalOcean CoreOS
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    How To Use Cloud-Config For Your Initial Server Setup

    A cloud-config file is a special script that is used to define configuration details for your server as it is being brought online for the first time. These are often used for completing common tasks that a user woul...
    By Justin Ellingwood Deployment API DigitalOcean Initial Server Setup
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    How To Use Terraform with DigitalOcean

    Terraform is a tool for building and managing infrastructure in an organized way. It can be used to manage DigitalOcean droplets and DNS entries, in addition to a large variety of services offered by other providers. ...
    By Mitchell Anicas System Tools API Terraform Nginx Load Balancing
  • Tutorial

    How To Configure Devise and OmniAuth for Your Rails Application

    Devise and OmniAuth let you add modern login features to your Ruby on Rails application. Learn how to let users log in to your app with DigitalOcean, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, and more.
    By Hathy A Ruby on Rails API Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    How To Build a Weather App with Angular, Bootstrap, and the APIXU API

    Angular (https://angular.io) is a front-end web framework that allows developers to build single-page applications modeled around a model-view-controller (MVC) design. In this tutorial, you'll create a weather app usi...
    By nnamdiekweekwe Development Applications JavaScript API
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    How To Automate the Scaling of Your Web Application on DigitalOcean Ubuntu 14.04 Droplets

    In this tutorial, we will demonstrate how to use DigitalOcean API to horizontally scale your server setup. To do this, we will use DOProxy, a relatively simple Ruby script that, once configured, provides a command lin...
    By Mitchell Anicas DigitalOcean Scaling API Ruby
  • Tutorial

    How To Display Data from the DigitalOcean API with React

    React and other open-source web frameworks have added to the popularity of JavaScript by making the language more accessible to new developers and increasing the productivity of seasoned developers. In this tutorial, ...
    By Roy Derks React Applications Development API Programming Project
  • Tutorial

    How To Create an API Gateway Using Ambassador on DigitalOcean Kubernetes

    Envoy is an open source service proxy designed for cloud-native applications. In Kubernetes, Ambassador can be used to install and manage Envoy configuration. Ambassador supports zero downtime configuration changes an...
    By Krishna Modi Kubernetes API Configuration Management
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    How To Set Up a GraphQL Server in Node.js with Apollo Server and Sequelize

    GraphQL is a specification and therefore language agnostic. When it comes GraphQL development with Node.js, there are various options available ranging from graphql-js, express-graphql, to apollo-server. In this tutor...
    By Chimezie Enyinnaya API Node.js
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    How To Use DigitalOcean Snapshots to Automatically Backup your Droplets

    There are plenty of options for how to backup your data on a VPS. DigitalOcean's snapshot feature is a way of backing up your data as an image. In this article, we will explain how to implement automated snapshots u...
    By Justin Ellingwood DigitalOcean Backups Ruby API Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    Understanding Queries in GraphQL

    In this tutorial, we'll take an in-depth look at queries in GraphQL so that you better understand how to retrieve data from a GraphQL server. We will cover fields, arguments, aliases, operation syntax, and more. Once ...
    By Peter Ekene API
  • Tutorial

    How to Manage DigitalOcean and Kubernetes Infrastructure with Pulumi

    Pulumi is a tool for creating, deploying, and managing infrastructure using code written in general purpose programming languages. In this tutorial, you will provision a DigitalOcean Kubernetes cluster, a load balance...
    By pulumi Kubernetes API Node.js DNS
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    How To Display Data from the DigitalOcean API with Django

    Django is a web framework written in Python. Django has been used in websites such as Mozilla, Pinterest and Instagram. You can use Django to display information from APIs (such as Instagram posts or GitHub repositori...
    By Ari Birnbaum Development Django API Programming Project
  • Tutorial

    How To Automate the Scaling of Your Web Application on DigitalOcean Ubuntu 16.04 Droplets

    In this tutorial, we will demonstrate how to use DigitalOcean API to horizontally scale your server setup. To do this, we will use DOProxy, a relatively simple Ruby script that, once configured, provides a command lin...
    By Sebastian Canevari DigitalOcean Scaling API Solutions Ruby
  • Tutorial

    How To Use the DigitalOcean API v2 with Ansible 2.0 on Ubuntu 14.04

    Ansible 2.0 has recently been released, and with it comes support for version 2 of the DigitalOcean API. This means that you can use Ansible to not only provision your web applications, but also to provision and manag...
    By Stephen Rees-Carter Ansible API Ubuntu
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    How To Use the DigitalOcean API v2 with Ansible 2.0 on Ubuntu 16.04

    Ansible 2.0 has recently been released, and with it comes support for version 2 of the DigitalOcean API. This means that you can use Ansible to not only provision your web applications, but also to provision and manag...
    By Stephen Rees-Carter Ansible API Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04