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

Update: As of July 2018, DigitalOcean Private Networks are now isolated within the account or team where they were created. See all the details here. 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…

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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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DigitalOcean Raises $3.2M Seed Round Led By IA Ventures

Last week we announced a $3.2 million dollar seed round led by IA Ventures, with participation from CrunchFund and TechStars. This funding will expand server capacity, add new datacenter locations, as well as allow for the development of Object Storage, a CDN, and more 1-click installs of common frameworks.…

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