Google Cloud Platform

 

Google Cloud Platform is a suite of cloud computing services that Google uses internally for its end-user products such as YouTube, Google Search and Gmail. GCP is the fastest-growing cloud vendor thumping its major rivals such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.

A Developer’s Guide For Passing Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer Exam

One of the goals of mine was to get certified in Cloud. When they said, “Everything is moving to cloud” a few years back, I didn’t really understand, but then Microservices architecture gained popularity with Docker and Kubernetes. It changed everything for me as a Software Developer. My organization started the “Lift-and-Shift” migration for the …

A Developer’s Guide For Passing Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer Exam Read More »

Nokia Moves Data Centers To Google Cloud

Finland based telecommunications company, Nokia announced that the company signed a 5-year strategy agreement with Google under which Nokia will move its on-premises IT infrastructure to Google Cloud. Nokia has started moving its global data centres, servers and software applications onto Google Cloud, a process that’s expected to continue for the next 18 months to …

Nokia Moves Data Centers To Google Cloud Read More »

Exporting data from Storage to Memorystore using Cloud Dataflow

Recently, I got a chance to do an R&D on a requirement where I would need to read files stored in a Cloud Storage bucket, which would be processed and transformed in the desired format and stored in an in-memory data store, i.e., Memorystore for faster access. Well, honestly it took several days to figure …

Exporting data from Storage to Memorystore using Cloud Dataflow Read More »

Cloud Dataflow: A Unified Model for Batch and Streaming Data Processing

Dataflow is a fully managed service to execute pipelines within the Google Cloud Platform ecosystem. It is a service that is fully dedicated to transforming and enriching data in stream (real-time) and batch (historical) modes. It is a serverless approach where users can focus on programming instead of managing server clusters, can be integrated with …

Cloud Dataflow: A Unified Model for Batch and Streaming Data Processing Read More »

Triggering Cloud Functions With Cloud Storage in Java

Google Cloud Functions is a serverless execution environment for building and connecting cloud services. With Cloud Functions, you write simple, single-purpose functions that are attached to events emitted from your cloud infrastructure and services. Your function is triggered when an event being watched is fired. Your code executes in a fully managed environment. There is …

Triggering Cloud Functions With Cloud Storage in Java Read More »

Google Deployment Manager: Simplify your Cloud Management

Deployment Manager is an infrastructure deployment service that automates the creation and management of Google Cloud Platform resources like computing, databases, storage and networking. You can write flexible template and configuration files and use them to create deployments that have a variety of Cloud Platform services, such as Google Cloud Storage, Google Compute Engine, and …

Google Deployment Manager: Simplify your Cloud Management Read More »

Google Compute Engine: Your Own Virtual Machines in Cloud

Google Compute Engine or GCE is Google’s IaaS offering in the increasingly crowded cloud computing market. It started its operations in 2013. It makes it easy for you to have access to virtual machines that deliver large amounts of computing power in a cost-effective, secure cloud environment which spans 24 Google Cloud regions.  Compute engine …

Google Compute Engine: Your Own Virtual Machines in Cloud Read More »