DigitalOcean

(165)
4.5 out of 5 stars

DigitalOcean provides the best tools to control your virtual server in the cloud. Learn how we deliver the most intuitive interface and features so you can start building your web infrastructure today.

Work for DigitalOcean?

Learning about DigitalOcean?

We can help you find the solution that fits you best.

DigitalOcean Features

Hosting Management
Storage Limits

Clear and pre-determined storage limits are associated with a hosting plan, and storage limits can be expanded if normal site usage is exceeded.

79%
(Based on 100 reviews)
Bandwidth Allowance

Hosting providers outline the amount of data that you and your visitors are able to cumulatively upload and download over a given period of time. Pay for additional bandwidth as needed to accomodate web traffic.

89%
(Based on 101 reviews)
Email Hosting

Manage email accounts associated with web domains through a built-in or third-party email interface. Support is provided for POP3 and IMAP email systems.

74%
(Based on 31 reviews)
Control Panel Integration

Integrate hosting plans with either open-source or proprietary web hosting control panels in order to use a graphical user interface (GUI) that facilitates access to additional web hosting management features.

87%
(Based on 66 reviews)
CMS Support

Providers allow for a variety of content management systems to be used when managing websites. Support is offered for "one-click" or rapid installations of CMS tools.

86%
(Based on 56 reviews)
Web Framework Support

The website hosting provider offers support for a variety of server-side coding languages, as well as multiple versions of the web frameworks.

91%
(Based on 71 reviews)
E-Commerce Integration

Install e-commerce tools, such as shopping carts, into your website. Certain e-commerce integrations may incur an additional fee.

84%
(Based on 42 reviews)
File Management

Access and management of files through FTP, .htaccess, and shell access is provided to users.

85%
(Based on 69 reviews)
Database Support

Support is provided for a variety of database types, including MySQL, PostsgreSQL, SQL Server, and more. Choose from these and manage your database within the control panel associated with your hosting plan.

87%
(Based on 75 reviews)
Security Tools

Site backup, spam detection, firewalls, malware detection tools, and other security features are offered within the hosting plan.

84%
(Based on 74 reviews)
Infrastructure
Networking

Lets users provisionnetworks, deliver content, balance loads, and manage traffic.

96%
(Based on 16 reviews)
Virtual Machines

Provides virtual networks and operating systems.

n/a
Security

Securesapplications, encrypt data, and manage identities.

94%
(Based on 13 reviews)
Maintenance

Enables maintenance to existing virtual machines to improve functionality and security.

96%
(Based on 15 reviews)
Management
Cloud Migration

Allows transferring data and virtual machines during adoption and maintenance.

82%
(Based on 11 reviews)
Storage Management

Provides management tools for data storage, database configuration, and scaling.

80%
(Based on 13 reviews)
Analytics

Lets users analyze storage, performance, and connectivity.

77%
(Based on 11 reviews)
Database Management

Supports for managing different types of databases and integration methods.

78%
(Based on 8 reviews)
Customization
Custom Machines

Allows users to create custom machines to meet specific needs and optimize performance.

n/a
Console Configuration

Provides interface for building custom machines and analytics.

n/a
Operating Systems

Supports the necessary operating system and linux distributions for custom machines.

n/a