Posts by Ben Uretsky

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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Network Instability in NYC2 on July 29, 2014

Last Tuesday we suffered the second network incident in our New York 2 (NY2) region in the span of a week. This is not acceptable to us, and I want to personally apologize to everyone who was affected. At DigitalOcean, one of our core beliefs is that our customers deserve…

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