DigitalOcean Kubernetes

DigitalOcean Kubernetes (DOKS) is a managed Kubernetes service that lets you deploy Kubernetes clusters without the complexities of handling the control plane and containerized infrastructure. Clusters are compatible with standard Kubernetes toolchains, integrate natively with DigitalOcean Load Balancers and volumes, and can be managed programmatically using the API and command line. For critical workloads, add the high-availability control plane to increase uptime with 99.95% SLA.

Just the essentials to go from zero to working in a few minutes.
How to accomplish specific tasks in detail, like creation/deletion, configuration, and management.
Step-by-step instructions for common use cases and third-party software integration.
API and CLI reference documentation for the DigitalOcean Kubernetes service, including example requests and available parameters.
Explanations and definitions of core concepts in Kubernetes.
Features, plans and pricing, availability, limits, known issues, and more.
Get help with technical support and answers to frequently asked questions.

Choosing the best deployment platform for your business.
Maximize reliability with 99.95% uptime SLA for critical workloads and environments.
Framework to set up production-grade clusters.
Learn Kubernetes by starting with one of our preconfigured stacks..
How customers build and scale their applications using DOKS and other DigitalOcean services.

Latest Updates

16 May 2023

  • Premium Intel CPUs are now available for CPU-Optimized Droplets in TOR1.

18 April 2023

  • Premium Intel CPUs are now available for CPU-Optimized Droplets in BLR1.

24 March 2023

  • We have extended the promotional period for CPU-Optimized Droplets with Premium Intel CPUs (no billing for outbound data transfer at speeds faster than 2 Gbps) from 30 April 2023 to 30 June 2023. Learn more about bandwidth billing.

For more information, see all Kubernetes release notes.