DigitalOcean Overview

DigitalOcean is the #9 ranked solution in our list of top Infrastructure as a Service Clouds. It is most often compared to Google Firebase: DigitalOcean vs Google Firebase

What is DigitalOcean?
DigitalOcean has the fastest and most convenient cloud technology to help you easily and more efficiently manage your infrastructure so you can get back to coding. We provide all of our users with high-performance SSD Hard Drives, a flexible API, and the ability to select the nearest data center location.

DigitalOcean is also known as Digital Ocean.

DigitalOcean Buyer's Guide

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DigitalOcean Customers
jQuery Foundation, Pertino, TaskRabbit, Compose, InfluxDB, The Able Few
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Pricing Advice

What users are saying about DigitalOcean pricing:
  • "The program is cheaper than others."

DigitalOcean Reviews

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Lukman Ottun
Head Of Application Technology at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Real User
Sep 18, 2019
Has a good system but it should have better security and customer support

What is our primary use case?

We use this program for reliability and support. We have several solutions, enterprise solutions, which we deploy for our clients. So we manage the deployment, management of the service and everything for it to run or keep it up and running.

Pros and Cons

  • "The solution is very stable."
  • "I think something needs to be done in terms of technical support."

What other advice do I have?

I still use DigitalOcean for production, but I would not recommend it to others who want to run a critical enterprise grade application on this solution. Perhaps I was the only one who had a bad experience with technical issues and my experience does not mean that DigitalOcean is not good. I would like people to have their own experience. Again, I think security is more important and I think DigitalOcean has been doing a lot in terms of security. I've noticed monitoring my droplets with DigitalOcean that they are blocking many unknown users trying to access my droplets and other things to makeā€¦