Datacenters Release Notes

July 2023

26 July

  • We have reenabled the creation of new resources in SFO2 for all customers.

7 July

November 2022

15 November

  • We have launched the Sydney, Australia (syd1) datacenter region, which supports most Droplet types, managed databases, and other products. Learn more in the regional availability matrix.

November 2021

9 November

September 2021

22 September

  • App Platform is now available in TOR1 and LON1.

May 2021

17 May

  • Storage-Optimized Droplets are now available in SGP1.

April 2021

27 April

  • Premium AMD Droplets are now available in NYC1, SGP1, AMS3, BLR1, LON1, and TOR1. You can view the availability of all of our products by datacenter in the regional availability matrix.

9 April

  • With the completion of datacenter work, we have re-enabled resizing between regular and premium Intel Droplets in NYC3 and SGP1.

March 2021

9 March

  • Storage Optimized Droplets are now available in TOR1 and BLR1.

3 March

  • With the completion of the SGP1 capacity augmentation, we have re-enabled the creation of new Spaces in SGP1.

February 2021

11 February

  • App Platform is now available in SGP1 and BLR1.

1 February

  • Spaces are now available in SFO3.

January 2021

31 January

  • Due to capacity limits in the region, we have disabled the creation of new resources in SFO2 for new customers. Existing customers with resources in SFO2 are unaffected and can still create and destroy resources in SFO2.

September 2020

25 September

July 2020

22 July

  • Memory-Optimized Droplets are now in general availability and are available in the SFO3 and TOR1 datacenter regions.

  • We have reenabled the creation of Spaces in NYC3 now that the datacenter’s capacity upgrade is complete. The ability to create new Spaces in FRA1 remains disabled while we finish that datacenter capacity upgrade.

June 2020

9 June

May 2020

12 May

March 2020

11 March

November 2019

8 November

4 November

October 2019

31 October

  • Memory-Optimized Droplets are now in general availability and are available in the NYC1 and SFO2 datacenter regions.

September 2019

10 September

4 September

August 2019

27 August

20 August

July 2019

19 July

May 2019

9 May

  • Managed Databases are now in General Availability. New features include enhanced monitoring insights, support for projects and tags, and availability in the Singapore (SGP1) region.

  • Spaces are now available in the Frankfurt (FRA1) region.

7 May

  • Creating Spaces in NYC3 is now re-enabled.

April 2019

2 April

September 2018

10 September

  • Spaces are now available in the SFO2 region.

August 2018

1 August

July 2018

18 July

17 July

16 July

12 July

11 July

10 July

  • Private networking isolation was released in the AMS2, BLR1, and TOR1 datacenters. Communication over the private network in those datacenters is now restricted to other resources within an account or team.

February 2018

6 February

  • Block storage cluster in Bangalore and London upgraded to Ceph Luminous, reducing median cluster latency by 50%

January 2018

25 January

  • Spaces are now available in the Singapore (SGP1) region.

9 January

  • With the release in AMS3, we now have volumes in all regions.