Spaces Release Notes

Upcoming Changes

September 2020

September 30

  • We have updated capacity in FRA1 and have resumed the creation of Spaces in that region.

July 2020

July 22

  • We have reenabled the creation of Spaces in NYC3 now that the datacenter's capacity upgrade is complete. The ability to create new Spaces in FRA1 remains disabled while we finish that datacenter capacity upgrade.

June 2020

June 9

April 2020

April 28

  • v1.17.0 of the DigitalOcean Terraform Provider is now available. This release includes bug fixes and new Spaces data sources.

April 14

  • v1.16.0 of the DigitalOcean Terraform Provider is now available. This release includes VPC support and expanded Spaces support.

March 2020

March 19

March 11

  • We have finished expanding the AMS3 datacenter to address capacity and load issues with Spaces in that region. As a result, we have reenabled the creation of new Spaces in AMS3. The allowance and rate limits on uploads to Spaces in AMS3 will stay in place to ensure high performance.

July 2019

July 19

July 3

  • The installation repo for the metrics agent has been moved to DigitalOcean Spaces.

May 2019

May 9

  • Spaces are now available in the Frankfurt (FRA1) region.

May 7

  • Creating Spaces in NYC3 is now re-enabled.

September 2018

September 27

September 10

  • Spaces are now available in the SFO2 region.

June 2018

June 22

  • Spaces will send billing data for active users within 2 hours of usage, down from a 4-5 day processing time. Previously, some users who were not billed for overages because of the processing delay may see their bill go up based on their actual usage.

April 2018

April 17

  • Spaces users no longer need to cancel their Spaces subscription via the Spaces UI when they want to stop using Spaces. Now, any time a Spaces user destroys their last Space, their pro-rated $5/month billing (if not in the free trial period) stops. Overage charges still apply if they were incurred before deletion of the last Space.

February 2018

February 15

  • Resolved an issue where some Spaces customers were being rate limited even though they were well below the rate limiting threshold.

February 12

  • Added improvements to reduce timeouts on the Spaces API.

  • Number of days left in your 60-day Spaces free trial is now shown on trial opt-in page and on details modal.

February 2

January 2018

January 29

  • Spaces now support:

    • Version 4 of pre-signed URLs, allowing for easier use of 3rd party S3 compatible libraries.
    • Scheduled deletion of objects via bucket lifecycle methods in the Spaces API.
    • Previews of image, audio, and video files that are moused over in the control panel file browser.

January 25

  • Spaces are now available in the Singapore (SGP1) region.

January 17

  • Static site hosting and custom domains for Spaces have been released in private beta. Email jgannon+static@do.co to participate.