NY2 Network Upgrade Postmortem

Planned Network Upgrade On Monday night, October 21st, we performed a network maintenance to replace our existing core routing infrastructure with new hardware from Juniper. We were replacing the edge routers which bring in connectivity from our providers at the datacenter, as well as the routing cores that sit behind…

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Try Ghost. A Simple Blogging Platform. For Free!

With Halloween right around the corner, it is fitting that we formally announce our 1-click install Ghost application feature that will create a Ghost blog in 55 seconds! The wonderful team at Ghost were generous enough to create and share the application image for all DigitalOcean customers. We are so…

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Introducing Private Networking

You've requested it, and now it's here! We are happy to announce that all Droplets in NYC2 are now equipped with Shared Private Networking, allowing them to communicate with other Droplets in that same datacenter. Each new Droplet spun up in NYC2 can include a second interface on a network…

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Introducing The DigitalOcean Bug Bounty Program

Please see our security page for current information regarding the DigitalOcean security program. The following blog post was correct as of it's posting, details may have changed since it's posting. DigitalOcean has been rewarding customers for reporting bugs and we have finally created an official program for this initiative. As…

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