The cloud platform providers market is characterized by fierce competition and rapid releases. DigitalOcean, in collaboration with Intel, set out to capture a bigger share of this market with a new service optimized to meet the needs of developers with compute-intensive analytics workloads.
The solution was the High CPU Droplet, based on the Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8168 processor, and optimized by Intel engineers to create a platform that delivers reliable, industry-leading performance at an affordable price.
By using the latest Intel® technology, DigitalOcean:
- Lowered price-per-performance while improving computational performance
- Reduced the risk of disk failures and data loss
- Took a new offering to market in less than six months