DNS Tutorial part 1 - DNS basics

DNS Tutorial part 2 - DNS advanced

DNS Tutorial part 3 - DNS power tools

Operating status

Q & A

DNS related links

Operating status

2019-04-24

Start: 2019-04-24 08:00 UTC
End: 2019-04-24 12:00 UTC

Toronto - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will upgrade some of their networking equipment to improve performance in its Toronto location

Expected Impact:

They do not expect any impact to customer traffic during this maintenance. There may be a small amount of packet loss.

2019-04-08

Start: 2019-04-08 11:00 UTC
End: 2019-04-08 16:00 UTC

Core system maintenance

During this window, the DNS monitor crew will make changes to the core systems to increase availability

Expected Impact:

The system will be unavailable for a short period of time. The monitor data will also be unavailable for a little while as we reroute data to a new database cluster.

2019-03-29

Start: 2019-03-29 12:00 UTC
End: 2019-03-29 14:00 UTC

New York - Network maintenance

Note: This is one of our three default locations!

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will make changes to their core networking equipment to increase capacity in its New York location

Expected Impact:

They do not expect any impact to customer traffic during this maintenance. There may be a small amount of packet loss.

2019-03-26

Start: 2019-03-26 21:00 UTC
End: 2019-03-27 03:00 UTC

London - Network maintenance

Note: This is one of our three default locations!

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading some of their core networking equipment to improve performance for its London location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as a small amount of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2019-03-20

Start: 2019-03-20 02:00 UTC
End: 2019-03-20 04:00 UTC

New York - Network maintenance

Note: This is one of our three default locations!

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading some of their networking equipment to improve performance for its New York location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as some packet loss while they upgrade devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2019-03-13

Start: 2019-03-13 16:30 UTC
End: 2019-03-13 22:30 UTC

Bangalore - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading some of their networking equipment to improve performance for its Bangalore location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as some packet loss while they upgrade devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2019-01-15

Start: 2019-01-15 14:00 UTC
End: 2019-01-15 20:00 UTC

Singapore - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be making changes to their core networking equipment to improve performance for its Singapore location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2019-01-10

Start: 2019-01-10 21:00 UTC
End: 2019-01-11 04:00 UTC

Frankfurt - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be making changes to their core networking equipment to improve performance for its Frankfurt location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-12-11

Start: 2018-12-11 16:30 UTC
End: 2018-12-11 22:30 UTC

Bangalore - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its Bangalore location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-12-07

Start: 2018-12-07 03:00 UTC
End: 2018-12-07 09:00 UTC

Toronto - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its Toronto location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-12-05

Start: 2018-12-05 02:00 UTC
End: 2018-12-05 03:00 UTC

New York - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will making changes to their core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its New York location

Expected Impact:

No impact is expected during this window.

2018-11-16

Start: 2018-11-16 00:00 UTC
End: 2018-11-16 03:00 UTC

London - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its London location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-11-15

Start: 2018-11-15 06:00 UTC
End: 2018-11-15 10:00 UTC

San Francisco - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its San Francisco location

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-11-01

Start: 2018-11-01 21:00 UTC
End: 2018-11-02 01:00 UTC

Frankfurt - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its Frankfurt regions

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-10-30

Start: 2018-10-23 13:00 UTC
End: 2018-10-23 17:00 UTC

Dashboard (UI) upgrade

During this window, we will upgrade the software for our Dashboard front-end.

The purpose of this upgrade is to get rid of a few, but annoying, bugs.

Expected impact:

Logged in users will need to log out and reload the page to get the update.

2018-10-19

Start: 2018-10-19 16:30 UTC
End: 2018-10-19 20:30 UTC

Bangalore - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its Bangalore regions

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-10-18

Start: 2018-10-18 21:00 UTC
End: 2018-10-19 01:00 UTC

Frankfurt - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its Frankfurt regions

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.

2018-10-17

Start: 2018-10-16 10:00 UTC
End: 2018-10-16 14:00 UTC

San Francisco - Network maintenance

During this window, the Digital Ocean networking team will be upgrading core networking equipment to improve performance and reliability for its San Franciso regions

Expected Impact:

There may be a few minutes of increased latency as well as small amounts of packet loss while they shift traffic to redundant devices. They will endeavor to keep this to a minimum for the duration of the change.