Billions of dollars are spent and earned in the technology sector all around the world. Whether the technology is related to hardware, software, automobiles, utility, or transport, there’s immense need of innovation. There’s no doubt that major corporations are willing to spend a fortune in right or most appropriate innovation.
However, there are some innovations witnessed in the recent times which have lowered the cost of developing new technology based products. One of such innovations is Digital Ocean which, through its cost effective cloud based hosting solutions has enabled a lot of website and application builders all around the world to develop in a cost effective way.
The major customer base of Digital Ocean is the application building corporations or individual professionals. Digital Ocean provides its customers with the hosting solutions on cloud which enables any particular application to run on multiple devices at a time. In the recent times this company has revolutionized the cloud computing industry and is one of the few companies which emerged when the world was still getting introduced to the concept of cloud computing.
Digital Ocean has easy to use servers on which any developer can deploy an image or an application in 3 easy steps. The steps to be followed includes ‘selecting an image or application’ where the user will select an image or application from his system or local server. The next step in the process is to ‘choose a size’. Here, the size of a file is chosen from the predefined values. The third and last step in the process is to ‘select a region’. This means that a user needs to select a region where a particular application or image needs to be seen in the datacenter.
Very recently, Digital Ocean has become one of the few companies to develop a SSD based block storage system. Here users can attach this SSD system to their already bought storage plan which will allow them to add more storage space according to their needs.
The third major service provided by Digital Ocean is of networking. Here, the company provides the Floating IP service where network traffic can be redirected between any droplets within the same datacenter. Using this system highly available server structures can be created. Apart from this, the DNS service is also provided by Digital Ocean. Here users can easily create DNS record by just entering a domain name and selecting a droplet. It provides a full features DNS management system which allows the users to easily control every aspect of the domain’s DNS settings.
Digital Ocean has also created some apps which allow the developers to cut down on the hassles of installation and configuration. The Node.js and Rails based applications allows developers to directly deploy the pre-built applications to the server without installation and configuration. The apps developed by Digital Ocean almost support every major language like Django, Docker, Dokku, LAMP, Magento etc.
With a much portable cloud computing technology and cost efficient services, Digital Ocean is sure to make technology accessible to everyone all over the world.