DigitalOcean Launches Premium Droplets
NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DigitalOcean, the cloud for developers, startups and SMBs, today announced new Premium Droplets plans with processors from Intel and AMD. The new Droplet types expand DigitalOcean’s Basic Droplet tier to offer faster performance and give customers the flexibility to choose the underlying hardware for their workloads.
“As our customers grow their businesses and test ideas with new applications, they need a variety of compute options to meet their needs,” said Apurva Joshi, VP of Product, DigitalOcean. “For those who want more power and control over their infrastructure, Premium Droplets offer a highly performant, faster central processing unit (CPU) option without having to upgrade to one of our dedicated compute plans. This is the perfect solution for startups and SMBs who are launching new products and want to keep costs down without compromising performance.”
DigitalOcean provides two types of Premium Droplets:
DigitalOcean Premium Droplets start at $6 per month. Premium Intel Droplets are available now in all data center regions, and Premium AMD Droplets are available in the NYC, SFO and FRA regions. More regions for Premium AMD Droplets will be added in the coming months.
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