5 Posts
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Automate Backups with DigitalOcean Spaces

    Backing up important data is an essential part of managing any computer infrastructure. In this tutorial, we will build a script around the s3cmd command line tool which can be used to quickly upload data to DigitalOc...
    By Sebastian Canevari Backups Object Storage DigitalOcean Solutions
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Work with DigitalOcean Block Storage Using Doctl

    Block Storage allows you to manage additional storage for your DigitalOcean Droplets similar to hard drives. In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to use doctl to create, list, attach, detach, and delete block storage vo...
    By Sebastian Canevari Block Storage API DigitalOcean
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Back Up Your Git Repository To DigitalOcean Spaces

    Spaces is Digitalocean's object storage solution. Because of its high availability and persistence over time, Spaces is a great destination for storing backups of many kinds including digital assets, documents and als...
    By Sebastian Canevari DigitalOcean Backups Object Storage Solutions Git Ubuntu 16.04
  • Published 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 Ubuntu
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Create a High Availability Setup with Heartbeat and Floating IPs on Ubuntu 16.04

    Heartbeat is an open source program that provides cluster infrastructure capabilities—cluster membership and messaging—to client servers, which is a critical component in a high availability (HA) server infrastructure...
    By Sebastian Canevari Networking DigitalOcean High Availability Solutions Load Balancing Ubuntu