Update on the April 11th SFO2 Power Outage

On April 11th at 06:43 UTC, DigitalOcean's SFO2 region experienced an outage of compute and networking services. The catalyst of this incident was the failure of multiple redundant power distribution units (PDU) within the datacenter. Complications during the recovery effort prolonged the incident and caused intermittent failures of our…

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Update on the April 5th, 2017 Outage

Today, DigitalOcean's control panel and API were unavailable for a period of four hours and fifty-six minutes. During this time, all running Droplets continued to function, but no additional Droplets or other resources could be created or managed. We know that you depend on our services, and an outage like…

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Introducing Monitoring: Insight into Your Infrastructure

Over the lifecycle of your application, knowing when and why an issue in production occurs is critical. At DigitalOcean, we understand this and want to enable developers to make informed decisions about scaling their infrastructure. That's why we are excited to announce our new Monitoring service, available today for free…

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More Ways to Work with Load Balancers

When building new products at DigitalOcean, one of our goals is to ensure that they're simple to use and developer friendly. And that goes beyond the control panel; we aim to provide intuitive APIs and tools for each of our products. Since the release of Load Balancers last month, we've…

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