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Digitalocean

Digitalocean is one of the most popular cloud service provider today. Digitalocean was one of the first companies that made Cloud servers easier for everyone. With Digitalocean, You get a full package with specific RAM, CPU, Bandwidth and storage with a specific price tag. It is easier to understand for people who do not have any experience in the field.

Digitalocean integration will help you automate the Droplet creation and deletion process. It will eliminate the whole process of going to Digitalocean, creating a droplet, waiting for credentials and submitting those credentials to ServerAvatar for configuration. You also do not have to worry about all the options that ServerAvatar requires you to select, Like the Operating system.

With Digitalocean Integration, you can easily create and connect the server in one step. In this tutorial, I will show you How to integrate your Digitalocean account with your ServerAvatar account.

Step 1: First, you need to log in to the ServerAvatar account.

Step 2: Now, you will see the option “Integration” on the left-hand sidebar of the ServerAvatar dashboard. Click on “Integration,” then select “Cloud Service Providers”.

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Step 3: After that, you need to click on “Link DigitalOcean”.

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Step 4: If you are not logged in to your Digitalocean account, It will first ask you to log in to your account. Once you are in, You will see a screen just like the following image. Select the “account” and click on the “Authorize application” button. It will authorize ServerAvatar to create and delete servers in your Digitalocean account.

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Now your Digitalocean account is connected with ServerAvatar. Now, Let's see how to create a Server in Digitalocean using ServerAvatar.

Create a Server in Digitalocean using ServerAvatar

Step 1: Go to the ServerAvatar dashboard. Then Click on “+ Server”.

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Step 2: Select a connected Digitalocean account.

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Step 3: Now, You need to enter the Server name, select a Web Server, OS Version, Region, Instance size and SSH key. The SSH key will allow you root access to the server. If you want to upload an existing key, select "Add public key" and paste your public key there. Or generate a new one, by default. You will receive this key by E-mail. Now, click on “Connect Now button”.

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Step 4: You will see the process of the server installation, You can also connect to another server while installing.

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After, successfully server installation, you will be able to access your new server via the ServerAvatar dashboard and also see this server in your Digitalocean account.

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Once the server is fully configured, you will receive an E-mail with all the important credentials related to your new server including the SSH key if you have selected to generate a new SSH key.