- 1 Official information
- 2 Free coupon
- 3 Features of DigitalOcean
- 4 DigitalOcean’s cloud function list
- 5 Network response time of DigitalOcean’s data center
- 6 Benchmark result of DigitalOcean (Unixbench)
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Features of DigitalOcean
DigitalOcean is one of the big VPS which is satisfying cloud hosting’s principals.
- Elasticity: You can dispose the server after creation of the server any time without losing money in vain
- Redundancy: You can keep serving the service even if 1 of the server goes down(LAN&LB are necessary)
- Extendable: You can scale up the server with data
Maximum memory and CPU is higher compared to others.
In the case of standard plan, even if you increase number of CPU core, total cpu score doesn’t increase so much compared to the increase of CPU’s cores but higher CPU plan will get relatively better score.
As advanced VPS, DigitalOcean is providing Managed database and k8s service.
Features of Managed DB of DigitalOcean
– Setting and management is not necessary
– Free daily backup and recovery function is available
– Auto recovery in the case of failure
– Scale up is possible
Here is the price of managed database.
AWS has managed database but the price is much higher than DigitalOcean’s one.
Price and plan of DigitalOcean
DigitalOcean’s cloud function list
Network response time of DigitalOcean’s data center
This is example from Tokyo.
You should choose data center which is closest to your expected users.
|DC||Ping response time from Tokyo|
|New York||0.160 seconds|
|San Francisco||0.110 seconds|