2018: Mid-Year Product Update

We're past the middle of the year and I want to provide everyone in our community with an update on progress and upcoming plans. We outlined a series of initiatives in January and have made significant progress on those. I'm also going to share what we're planning for the next…

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Implementing HTTPS for Chrome Users

HTTPS encryption allows websites to protect end users, encrypting traffic between browsers and the site’s web servers. Browser developers plan to add new warnings for end users when they surf to websites not encrypted with HTTPS, before eventually phasing out HTTP in favor of HTTPS. Yesterday, Google became the…

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Prepped for Portland and OSCON 2018

It's the 20th year of OSCON, held this week in Portland, Oregon, and we will be in attendance! We have two great presentations lined up: Lauren McCarthy and Tom Spiegelman will share DigitalOcean's approach to tackling the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, covering what the company chose to move forward with…

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