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3/6/2014
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DigitalOcean Gets $37.1 Million For Cloud Expansion

Fast-growing cloud startup plans to hire more engineers and build new data centers.

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eddiemayan
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5/14/2014 | 11:22:37 AM
Re: Are DCs the new dark fiber?
DigitalOcean offers a great product at $5 but it seems Cloudways has added more value. You can test DO servers on Cloudways for 30 days. Here: http://www.cloudways.com/blog/digitalocean-clickngo/
Lorna Garey
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3/6/2014 | 4:50:04 PM
Are DCs the new dark fiber?
Charlie, at what point does cloud data center capacity become the new dark fiber -- overbuilt to the point investors can't recoup costs to build the ecosystem and prices get pushed downward, which is good news for IT short term, not so good if it stifles innovation?
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Multicloud Infrastructure & Application Management
Enterprise cloud adoption has evolved to the point where hybrid public/private cloud designs and use of multiple providers is common. Who among us has mastered provisioning resources in different clouds; allocating the right resources to each application; assigning applications to the "best" cloud provider based on performance or reliability requirements.
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