DigitalOcean Compass Council

Share your thoughts, experiences, and ideas as members of our Compass Council. We can't wait to learn from you!

What you'll do

Whether you're participating in a study with our research team, meeting up with your fellow Council members to share ideas, or offering your feedback in a dedicated Slack channel, you'll have the chance to shape the future of DigitalOcean's products and services.

Participate in user research studies

As a Council member, you'll be first on deck for research efforts focused on learning more about your needs and solving for your business.

Gather with your fellow council members

Join quarterly, hands-on sessions to connect with DigitalOcean team members, chat with your fellow customers about your experiences, and shape future products and features.

Share your feedback and ideas with us at any time

As a Council member, you'll have access to a dedicated Slack channel where you can respond to quick polls, chime in on discussion topics, and share your feedback and ideas in real-time.

You have questions; we have answers.

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Who can sign up?

Any current DigitalOcean customer can request to join. Each study is unique. Participation expectations and details are described in invitations to specific studies, sent directly to you.

How will I know if I've been selected for a study?

We will contact you directly via your preferred email if you've been selected for participation in a study. While we hope to meet everyone, we cannot guarantee study participation.

How can I leave the user council?
You may leave the council at any time. Simply email us to request to be removed from the list.

A few last details

Your personal information is important to us. We'll keep your information private, and you can unsubscribe at any time. You understand that the information you provide will be used only for company research purposes and will only be used in accordance with DigitalOcean's Privacy Policy.
* To ensure participation, all members must adhere to DO's Community Code of Conduct and Terms of Service and that DigitalOcean reserves the right to remove user council members at any time for any reason.

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