Digital Ocean adds block storage to cloud servers

Digital Ocean, an intriguing cloud infrastructure vendor that many may not have heard of, is taking a big step forward today with the introduction of block storage to its platform.

Block storage allows users to add extra disk space to virtual machines that can be scaled up and down independently from the state of the VM. DO’s SSD-based Block Storage is priced at $ .10 per GB per month, the same price as Amazon EBS, the Elastic Block Storage Service from Amazon Web Services.

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Digital Ocean unveiled a new logo, new CTO and new Block Storage service today 

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