DigitalOcean is a cloud-based infrastructure solution designed for simplifying web infrastructures for the developers. The system is a provider of a simple cloud solution, delivering very basic services: DNS management and VPS’s in the cloud. Unlike most of its competitors, DigitalOcean does not provide load balancing, Hadoop clusters, and hosted databases. It utilizes its cost-effectivity and simplicity to serve many businesses as their partner for success. All plans are rich in features but affordable, easy to configure and offers high performing virtual machines that grow with users’ businesses.
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Ease of use
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Main features of DigitalOcean are:
Simple Control Panel
Solid-State Drives (SSD)
Easily Scaling Through Versatile API
99.99% Uptime SLA
Powerful Hex Core machines
Multiple Datacenter Locations
55 Second Provisioning
Global Image Transfer
The main benefits of DigitalOcean are the unmatched speed of its performance, ease of use, and active user community mostly made up of developers. Here are more details:
The servers being utilized by DigitalOcean comes with the high performing SSD (Solid State Disks). This gives developers unprecedented performance and speed in their hosted apps and websites.
Easy to Use
Cloud servers are always live and can be customized within a minute or less. The control panel used doesn’t require any steep learning curve, making it quite easy to use. Thanks to this, users can effortlessly and quickly configure development frameworks and cloud servers.
Active User Community
DigitalOcean boasts of an active community that’s mostly comprised of developers. Pages are being regularly updated and moderated by users. Q & As, tutorials, and information are accessible within reach. Also, users are more likely going to appreciate the one-click installations / Linux distributions provided by the system.
Customer Support Types
The following DigitalOcean integrations are currently offered by the vendor:
DigitalOcean pricing is available in the following plans: