Posts by Ben Uretsky

The Next Wave: DigitalOcean’s New CEO

A few months ago, I announced my plans to find my successor as we approached our next phase of growth. Today, I am very excited to announce that Mark Templeton will be joining us as DigitalOcean’s new CEO. We were looking for a leader who could scale our operations,…

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Onward and Upward Together

As we turn the page on 2017, I’m proud to share that DigitalOcean had another tremendous year of rapid growth and strong profitability, a combination which few tech companies have achieved at our scale. We are rapidly approaching $200M in annual recurring revenue and are looking forward to celebrating…

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Riding the Jet Stream to 1 Million Users

Today, we’re excited to share a recent milestone with you: DO now supports 1 million users around the world. We’ve grown with our users, and have worked hard to give them the products they need to run their services without compromising the user experience they’ve come to…

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Update on the NRA Trademark Complaint

Yesterday, network access was taken down to sharethesafety.org which was hosted on our service by a customer, an intermediate platform provider. We want to let you know what happened. On June 23rd, we received notice from the NRA's counsel that sharethesafety.org was infringing NRA's trademarks. The NRA demanded…

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