Posts by DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean Releases New Customer Referral Program

[Editor's note: This post does not reflect the current state of our referal program. Check out all the details in this more recent post.] We are excited to announce our customer referral program! Our referral program rewards customers that suggest DigitalOcean to their friends and colleagues. We will issue $10…

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Introducing Two-Factor Authentication

DigitalOcean has just released Two-Factor Authentication! Here's how two-factor authentication works: After you enter your email and password with two-factor authentication enabled, we will also require that you supply an additional one-time use token that is updated every 30 seconds automatically. We recommend using Google Authenticator, which is available for…

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Linux Kernel Management Part 1

It's been a long time coming, but we are excited to announce the first phase of our Linux Kernel Management, which can now be found under the new settings icon on the droplet's page. Currently, we are pre-compiling all of the kernels and not yet supporting the import of kernels…

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DigitalOcean Opens San Francisco Datacenter

We are excited to announce the opening of our newest datacenter location: San Francisco, CA! In addition to serving the west coast, the datacenter is located next to the trans-pacific cables, providing a fast connection to Asia. Over the past year, we had many site visitors from California (see map…

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Announcing: The Swag Shop

11/30/16 — Update: We've launched a brand new DigitalOcean Store with updated t-shirts, Sammy the Shark stickers, and more. All items are strictly sold at cost — not at a profit! Check it out at: http://store.digitalocean.com/ Due to the high demand of our "Who gives a SSH……

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