DigitalOcean Announces Second Amsterdam Datacenter (AMS2)

A new DigitalOcean Amsterdam Datactenter with shared private networking opens today. Located in a TelecityGroup facility, the new AMS2 offers expanded server capacity in Europe and shared private networking, a feature previously only available in the NYC2 datacenter. Shared Private Networking will allow users in that datacenter to set up…

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A Big Thank You From Us

Tomorrow is the American Holiday of Thanksgiving. People will get together with their friends and family, reflect on what they are grateful for, and then proceed to stuff their faces and fall asleep. It's a good day. As part of DigitalOcean's yearly tradition, we want to take a little time…

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Node Summit 2014.

DigitalOcean is proud to announce our official sponsorship of this year's annual Node Summit. Since the first Droplet was spun up, we have been dedicated to creating the ideal environment for developers. This is our little way of reinforcing our support for the Javascript community, and showing gratitude for what…

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NY1 (Equinix) Power Issue Postmortem

Initial Power Issue Last night at approximately 8:43PM EST we received notification from our various monitoring systems that a large number of servers were down in our NY1 region. We immediately began to troubleshoot the situation and confirmed that network connectivity was unavailable. We immediately began to access equipment…

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