Posts by DigitalOcean

Update on the March 24, 2016 DNS Outage

Yesterday, DigitalOcean's DNS infrastructure was unavailable for two hours and four minutes. During this time we were only able to respond to a small fraction of the DNS requests sent to ns1, ns2, and ns3.digitalocean.com. We know how much you rely on DigitalOcean, and we take the availability…

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Introducing Our New Canadian Datacenter: TOR1

Today, we're excited to announce the launch of our first Canadian datacenter in beautiful Toronto! It's hard to deny that the Canadian startup ecosystem has been booming. There are nearly half a million software developers throughout Canada, and we at DigitalOcean have always felt lots of love from the Canadian…

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Guest Post: Behind the Stack of JavaScript.com

This morning at Code School we released JavaScript.com, a free community resource that serves two purposes: to provide a starting point to learn JavaScript, and to keep JavaScript developers up to date with the latest news, frameworks, and libraries. Since the purpose of JavaScript.com is to teach everyone…

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