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Platform Overview

Here are the latest improvements to the DigitalOcean platform:

August 14

  • The default Ubuntu x64 base image has been updated from 18.04.1 to 18.04.3. For details about 18.04.3, see the Ubuntu release notes.

August 13

  • The credit card input form on the billing page in the control panel has been modified to simplify billing address entry.

August 5

  • Released version 1.6.0 of the DigitalOcean Terraform provider.

For more, see our full release notes.