Bangalore — November 20, 2018 — DigitalOcean, the cloud platform for developing modern apps, today announced it placed 282 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America for the second consecutive year.
“DigitalOcean’s success stems from its commitment to serving the global community of developers and digital entrepreneurs by providing the simplicity and support they need to build exceptional software,” said Mark Templeton, CEO of DigitalOcean. “Today, we are doubling down on our strategy to bring modern app development within reach for any developer, anywhere in the world. We’re honored to be recognized by Deloitte for this work, and for the second consecutive year.”
“Congratulations to the Deloitte 2018 Technology Fast 500 winners on this impressive achievement,” said Sandra Shirai, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP, and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “These companies are innovators who have converted their disruptive ideas into products, services and experiences that can captivate new customers and drive remarkable growth.”
“Software, which accounts for nearly two of every three companies on the list, continues to produce some of the most exciting technologies of the 21st century, including innovations in artificial intelligence, predictive analytics and robotics,” said Mohana Dissanayake, partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP, and Industry Leader for technology, media and telecommunications, within Deloitte’s audit and assurance practice. “This year’s ranking demonstrates what is likely a national phenomenon, where many companies from all parts of America are transforming the way we do business by combining breakthrough research and development, entrepreneurship and rapid growth.”