DigitalOcean, the world’s simplest and fastest cloud hosting service built for developers. Customers can create a cloud server in 55 seconds, and pricing plans start at only $5 per month for 512MB of RAM, 20GB SSD, 1 CPU, and 1TB Transfer. Featuring a 99.99% Uptime SLA , DigitalOcean has servers located in New York, San Francisco, and Amsterdam.
The DigitalOcean control panel interface is simple and intuitive, which power users can replicate on a larger scale with the company’s API. DigitalOcean uses KVM virtualization and additionally hosts a library of helpful walkthroughs and tutorials that cover server configuration and optimization.
SeedMay 15, 2012$118,000
CrunchFund is a venture capital firm founded by Michael Arrington and Patrick Gallagher. The fund invests in and works with information technology companies at any stage but is primarily focused on seed and early stage investments. Our portfolio includes investments in Uber, Airbnb, Square, Digital Ocean, Plain Vanilla, Redfin, Weaved, Zumper and many others.