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DOKS is a managed Kubernetes service that simplifies the deployment and scaling of Kubernetes clusters. It offers an intuitive approach, plethora of available tools, and integrates natively with other DigitalOcean services. DOKS enables you to focus on areas that truly differentiate your business while ensuring fast performance and control costs with automated adjustments to nodes in your cluster. The control plane has a 99.95% uptime SLA, while nodes and block storage have a 99.99% uptime SLA. DOKS is CNCF certified, which means you can migrate from any conformant clusters and can host hybrid-cloud workloads to avoid vendor lock-in. It also offers 1-Click Apps, GitOps, and other open-source tools to simplify deployment and management of Kubernetes workloads. DOKS pricing is simple and transparent, based on the resources required by your cluster.