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DigitalOcean Spaces

Scalable Object Storage on DigitalOcean
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What is DigitalOcean Spaces?

DigitalOcean Spaces are designed to make it easy and cost effective to store and serve massive amounts of data. Spaces are ideal for storing static, unstructured data like audio, video, and images as well as large amounts of text.
DigitalOcean Spaces is a tool in the Cloud Storage category of a tech stack.

Who uses DigitalOcean Spaces?

Companies
13 companies reportedly use DigitalOcean Spaces in their tech stacks, including Glybe, Flat, and Creative.gs.

Developers
25 developers on StackShare have stated that they use DigitalOcean Spaces.

DigitalOcean Spaces Integrations

Pros of DigitalOcean Spaces
Public Decisions about DigitalOcean Spaces

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose DigitalOcean Spaces in their tech stack.

Max Musing
Max Musing
Founder & CEO at BaseDash | 4 upvotes 1.1K views

Django is great if you're new to web development. It'll handle all the annoying things like user authentication and data migrations that you really won't want to manage yourself.

Since you're quite new to web development, you might not want to jump into React right away. Django provides a good templating language that'll let you customize the front end of your app without having to worry about state too much. Once your needs get more complex, you can add React into your project one component at a time.

As for databases, PostgreSQL is a great choice. I wouldn't go with AWS for hosting though; DigitalOcean has all the functionality you need at the same price, but with a much more user-friendly interface for beginners. You'll probably be using Droplets for server hosting, DigitalOcean Spaces for file storage, and DigitalOcean Managed Databases to host your database.

You also mentioned generating charts. Chart.js is quite popular and easy to use, and should have all the functionality you need for an accounting app.

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DigitalOcean Spaces's Features

  • Create Spaces in an instant
  • Scalable storage
  • Available as a standalone service
  • Simple drag-and-drop UI
  • Programmatically control and migrate your data
  • Backups
  • Logs
  • Archives

DigitalOcean Spaces Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to DigitalOcean Spaces?
Amazon S3
Amazon Simple Storage Service provides a fully redundant data storage infrastructure for storing and retrieving any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web
DigitalOcean Block Storage
Add more storage space, mix and match compute and storage to suit your database, file storage, application, service, mobile, and backup needs.
Google Cloud Storage
Google Cloud Storage allows world-wide storing and retrieval of any amount of data and at any time. It provides a simple programming interface which enables developers to take advantage of Google's own reliable and fast networking infrastructure to perform data operations in a secure and cost effective manner. If expansion needs arise, developers can benefit from the scalability provided by Google's infrastructure.
Dropbox
Harness the power of Dropbox. Connect to an account, upload, download, search, and more.
CloudFlare
Cloudflare speeds up and protects millions of websites, APIs, SaaS services, and other properties connected to the Internet.
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DigitalOcean Spaces's Followers
56 developers follow DigitalOcean Spaces to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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