February 2019

Google Cloud Shell

Google Cloud Shell is a command line interface to integrate you with the google cloud experience. It is available in a number of versions for Windows, Linux and in browser. Cloud Shell is a temporary Compute Engine VM which comes with 5GB of persistent disk storage ($home dir). It comes...

Automating cloud migrations to GCP with Velostrata

Note: Velostrata is now called Migrate for Compute Engine and is exclusively available for customers of the Google Cloud Platform. What is Velostrata? Velostrata is a software platform that is designed to migrate large scale, enterprise-grade workloads and transfer them into the Google Cloud Platform. Velostrata works with virtual workloads...

Google App Engine (GAE)

Google App Engine (GAE) Google App Engine is a fully manage microservices platform available in standard and flexible offerings. It is a : Serverless Environment Supports all main languages like Java, PHP, Node.js, Python, C#, .Net, Ruby and Go Open Platform Fully Managed Service Monitoring, logging, Diagnosis Application Versioning Elastic...

GCE Auto Scaling

GCP GCE – Auto Scaling Autoscaled managed instance groups are useful if you need many machines all configured the same way, and you want to automatically add or remove instances based on need. Automatically add or remove virtual machines from an instance group Allows graceful handling of increased traffic needs,...

GCP Load Balancing

Load Balancing Types of Load Balancing There are 2 types of LB – Global and Regional GLOBAL REGIONAL Global External Load Balancing Regional external load balancing HTTP(s) load balancing Network Load Balancing SSL Proxy Load balancing Regional Internal Load balancing TCP Proxy Load balancing Internal Load Balancing The following explains...

The Google SDK

Cloud SDK features To manage GCP with ease, the google SDK is provided. It can be access via a download or from the Google cloud shell This includes the following: Gcloud Tool – manage authentication, configuration, workflows and API interactions GSUtil – manage cloud storage GCP PowerShell cmdlets – Cloud...

Overview of GCP services

GCP Services Here is a summary of GCP compute engine services Figure 1 – Content provided by Google https://cloud.google.com/icons/ Compute Compute Engine App Engine Container Engine Container Registry Cloud Functions Identity and Security Cloud IAM Cloud Resource Manager Cloud Security Scanner Cloud Platform Security Networking Cloud Virtual Network Cloud Load...

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Why Choose Google Cloud?

There are several reasons why you should choose to move or migrate services into a public cloud provider list GCP Cloud computing enables an on-demand service, network access from anywhere, resource pooling, rapid elasticity and a measured service. Ease of use Provision IT resources in minutes Elasticity Pay As you...