1. DomainBop

    On This Day DigitalOcean Borroweth More Than The VCs Hath Previously Giveth

    TL;DR:  DO decided to go the debt route rather than begging for more VC funding, and it just took out a loan of $130 million which is more than the $123 million an assortment of venture capitalists had previously coughed up. full...
  2. F

    High Unavailability in DigitalOcean

    DigitalOcean's DNS disruption post-mortem
  3. V

    Bash + DigitalOcean API

    I've been using the DO API to automate some things like  VPS reboot and snapshoot adding DNS records to configure email with Zoho You can find the scripts on my github. Feel free to fork away / come with other examples / use cases that you've automated or need automation.
  4. HalfEatenPie

    DigitalOcean Announces Team Accounts

    DigitalOcean announced that now you can share your resources without giving out your password with Team Account!     Quoting from DO's Blog Link Here:   Anyways, cool stuff!  
  5. drmike

    Digital Ocean gets $50 Million Credit Line

    Yesterday, DigitalOcean announced it received a line of credit worth $50 million from Fortress Investment Group. From the press release: “A large line of credit makes sure we’re able...
  6. eva2000

    DigitalOcean versus Linode versus Vultr Benchmarks

    Hey guys thought I'd share my DigitalOcean vs Linode vs Vultr benchmarks I just did using my own benchmark script, :) Full results at :D Still trying to...
  7. C

    Win $1000 DigitalOcean credit

    Hi! DigitalOcean and Serverbear are doing a giveaway of $1000 DigitalOcean credit, or 9 winners for $50! Sign up here: (non-referral: and click on the blue button in the right corner :-)
  8. sv01

    Finally IPv6 for All DO Droplet Singapore DC

    For new droplet  for old droplet :)
  9. mojeda

    DigitalOcean Now Offering User to User Snapshot Sharing

    Received this via my email for any DO users.
  10. ocitysolutions

    DigitalOcean Planning UK Location

    One of the co-founder's of DigitalOcean (Moisey Uretsky) has made a statement saying that they are planning to launch a UK location. Quoted from their suggestion forum:
  11. HalfEatenPie

    DigitalOcean vs Vultr - The Asian Face-off

    Howdy everyone!   So I decided to spin up an instance of DigitalOcean Singapore and Vultr Japan to see which one truly kicks more butt for Asia! (Or in my case... for me).  This may look like a review, but its not meant to be a review (probably because I just got this and believe a true review...
  12. drmike

    Choopa sends out Vultr to drown in the DigitalOcean

    So Choopa has dropped a new product called, it's attempt to compete directly with DigitalOcean. A side-by-side comparison of and show a lot of similarities.  A total ripoff if I may say so myself. The bottom end package 512MB, 20GB disk and 1TB transit is...
  13. scv

    DO not scrubbing disks? How can something like this get overlooked? One would think if they made a design choice to reuse block-level media instead of use some sort of virtual disk, the idea of sharing the drive between two users might've come up at some point? What do you guys...
  14. J

    DigitalOcean to add Singapore Region by the end of January
  15. HalfEatenPie

    Digital Ocean - New York City Location

    So I'm as giddy as a school girl right now.  Digital Ocean finally has servers in 111 8th street in the heart of New York City!  This is also the Google Datacenter downtown (Google now owns the building) and is known to have a great network.  I've been looking for a service here for a few years...