Tag: Compute Engine

Compute Engine Official Blog April 1, 2024

IT pros’ top five questions, and how we are answering them at Google Cloud Next

Compute Engine NoSQL April 1, 2024

New Google Cloud Z3 Instances: Early Performance Benchmarks on ScyllaDB Show up to 24% Better Throughput - ScyllaDB had the privilege of testing Google Cloud’s brand new Z3 GCE instances in an early preview. It was observed a 23% increase in write throughput, 24% for mixed workloads, and 14% for reads per vCPU — all at a lower cost compared to N2.

Compute Engine HPC Official Blog March 25, 2024

Rocky Linux 8 and CentOS 7 versions of HPC VM image now generally available - With these HPC VM images, it's easy to build an HPC-ready VM instances.

Compute Engine Official Blog Windows March 18, 2024

Optimize costs for Windows workloads using Persistent Disk Async Replication - This blog post introduces Persistent Disk Async Replication and its key features.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 26, 2024

Introducing Managed Instance Groups standby pool: Stop and suspend idle VMs - Now with standby pool in Managed Instance Groups (MIG) you can pause and resume VMs, manually or as part of MIG automation. This is a new way for MIGs to reduce costs when pausing applications, or enable a MIG to respond faster to increased load with pre-initialized VMs.

Compute Engine Storage Feb. 26, 2024

Protect disk snapshots against accidental deletion or malicious tampering - This article explores an approach to protect snapshots against deletion (and potentially other modifications).

Compute Engine Official Blog Partners Feb. 26, 2024

Digital exchanges achieving performance, scale, and resilience with Google Cloud

Cloud SQL Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 5, 2024

How Visual Research reduced costs by 35 percent with the help of Google Cloud - By adopting Google Compute Engine, Cloud SQL for SQL Server, and Memorystore for Redis, Visual Research reduced its license costs by over 35%, eliminated manual tasks, improved performance, and gained the ability to scale to handle peak seasons.

Compute Engine FinOps Infrastructure Jan. 29, 2024

How to reduce your Google Cloud Compute Engine Bill by 50% with Committed Use Discounts — Part 2 - This article explains how to size, purchase, and analyze the effectiveness of Committed Use Discounts.

Compute Engine Tutorial Jan. 15, 2024

Setting up a SOCKS Proxy Server with Dante on Google Cloud - A SOCKS proxy server can serve various purposes, and in this guide, we’ll explore how to set up one using Dante on Google Cloud.

Compute Engine GCP Experience Dec. 3, 2023

Not Everything Is Google’s Fault (Just Most Things) - (Not so good) experience with GCP.

Compute Engine NoSQL Dec. 3, 2023

Saving costs while improving KPIs with AMD EPYC - Improving Redis cluster performance and cost savings.

Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Storage Nov. 27, 2023

Read-only persistent disks on Google Cloud - Did you know that a Google Cloud Persistent Disk (PD) can be read-only attached to up to 10 instances with full performance and at no extra cost? Check the blog for the ins and outs of using PD read-only attachments with Linux VMs, GKE, and Windows Server.

Compute Engine Go Nov. 27, 2023

Using Golang to interact with Google Compute API Part I: Manipulating Compute Engine Instances - Introduction to Google Compute API.

Compute Engine Networking Official Blog Nov. 20, 2023

Increase Compute Engine VM performance with custom queues - Maximizing the network performance on Compute Engine VMs by assigning custom queues per virtual network interface card (vNIC).

CI Compute Engine DevOps GCP Experience Google Kubernetes Engine Nov. 20, 2023

Migrating CI/CD from Kubernetes to Compute Engine: a journey of cost efficiency and reliability - Transitioning from Kubernetes with Docker-in-Docker to Compute Engines with Instance Group (and autoscaling) led to significant savings and enhanced reliability.

Compute Engine Migration Official Blog Nov. 6, 2023

How to properly — and easily — do data disk migrations to Google Cloud - In this blog post, we walk through how to use Migrate to Virtual Machines, which is built into Google Cloud’s Migration Center, for a fast, easy way to successfully migrate data disks to Google Cloud.

Compute Engine Oct. 23, 2023

Google Cloud C3D Review: Record-breaking performance with EPYC Genoa - Benchmarks for Compute Engine C3D instances that are using AMD Genoa CPUs.

Cloud Monitoring Compute Engine GPU Official Blog Sept. 25, 2023

Monitor your NVIDIA GPUs on Compute Engine with Ops Agent - Ops Agent now collects metrics from NVIDIA GPUs on Compute Engine VMs.

Compute Engine Confidential Computing Official Blog Security Sept. 25, 2023

Confidential VMs on Intel CPUs: Your new intelligent defense - Through our partnership with Intel, Google Cloud is extending our Confidential VMs on new C3 machines to use 4th Gen Intel Xeon Scalable CPUs and Intel TDX technology.

Billing Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 18, 2023

How Compute Engine future reservations can help you get the capacity you need - With future reservations, you can easily request Compute Engine capacity in advance of a planned or expected scale-up event.

Compute Engine Storage Terraform Sept. 18, 2023

Exploring GCP’s Multi-Writer Persistent Disks: A Guide to Building a Shared Filesystem - Exploring new feature for SSD disks, usage as a multi-writer persisten disk.

Compute Engine IAM Aug. 14, 2023

Exploring the Google Cloud OS Login feature and Service Accounts - Providing additional convenience and governance within your Google Cloud Organization.

Compute Engine Migration Aug. 14, 2023

Disk Migration: A Strategic Transition - An overview of Migrating VM disks.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 17, 2023

Minimize your ecommerce data TCO with Local SSD and Isima’s bi(OS) - Isima’s bi(OS) data stack uses Compute Engine instances and Local SSD to deliver a competitive offering for ecommerce and retail.

Compute Engine Official Blog Storage July 3, 2023

Protect data from disasters using new Asynchronous Replication - The new Persistent Disk Asynchronous Replication replicates Compute Engine workloads between Google Cloud regions, enabling low RPO and RTO.

Compute Engine Official Blog May 29, 2023

Generally Available: C3 VMs with 4th Gen Intel Xeon and industry-leading price-performance - Now GA, the C3 machine series is a general-purpose VM family that delivers price-performance improvements for a wide variety of workloads.

Compute Engine Networking VPC May 22, 2023

Privately access services in overlapping networks in GCP - This blog shows you how to use Private Service Connect to privately access services running in VM/GKE clusters with overlapping networks.

Compute Engine Official Blog May 22, 2023

Announcing new idle VM recommendation configuration option in Google Cloud - A new configuration option for idle Virtual Machine recommendations gives you control over how idle VMs are identified and recommended for deletion.

Compute Engine Networking Official Blog May 22, 2023

Migrating your Google Cloud network from IPv4 to dual-stack IPv6 - Learn how to migrate your existing internet-connected Compute Engine VM instances from IPv4 to dual-stack IPv6.

Billing Compute Engine Official Blog SAP May 1, 2023

Committed use discounts for RHEL and RHEL for SAP now available on Compute Engine - Committed use discounts (“CUDS”) for Red Hat Enterprise Linux are now available on Compute Engine, delivering up to 24% on RHEL subscription costs.

Compute Engine Confidential Computing Official Blog May 1, 2023

Oh SNP! VMs get even more confidential - Confidential VMs are now available with even more security protections on general purpose N2D VMs with AMD SEV-SNP technology in private Preview.

Compute Engine Infrastructure April 24, 2023

Intel Sapphire Rapids on Google Compute Engine C3 — MPI & Storage Performance Evaluation - Over a month ago I wrote about Intel Sapphire Rapids leveraged by the GCE C3 instances at Google Cloud in the context of SPEC CPU® 2017.

Compute Engine Networking Official Blog April 24, 2023

Configuring your Compute Engine VMs with Tier_1 high-bandwidth networking - In this blogpost, we look at Compute Engine’s Tier_1 bandwidth tier, how to configure it, and some things to watch out for.

Compute Engine Official Blog SRE April 10, 2023

Monitor the health of your VM fleets in the Compute Engine console - The new Observability tab in the Compute Engine console provides insights into CPU, memory, network, disk, live processes, and system events.

Compute Engine GPU Official Blog March 27, 2023

Introducing G2 VMs with NVIDIA L4 GPUs — a cloud-industry first - The G2 VM powered by the NVIDIA L4 GPU delivers technological advancements for AI workloads such as generative AI.

Compute Engine Networking Official Blog March 20, 2023

Announcing higher VM- to-internet throughput for several Compute Engine families - Workloads such as multi-session WebRTC and firewall appliances can now take advantage of higher VM-to-internet egress bandwidth.

Compute Engine Terraform Feb. 27, 2023

Terraform Remote Exec on Google Compute Engine VM Instance - This article demonstrates a simple straight forward way to remotely execute scripts on a Linux-based VM Instance on Google Compute via Terraform.

Compute Engine SAP Feb. 27, 2023

Tips and tricks for OS registration & patching maintenance on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP - How to Guide for OS registration, SMT configuration maintenance and troubleshooting on Google Cloud SLES images for SAP.

Compute Engine Docker Feb. 27, 2023

Stopping a Docker Container on COS

Compute Engine Official Blog Prometheus Feb. 6, 2023

Monitor GCE instances with Prometheus and Ops Agent - Google Cloud Ops Agent now supports monitoring GCE instances with Prometheus.

Cloud Build Compute Engine DevOps Workflows Jan. 23, 2023

GCP — Workflow Integrates with Cloud Build for DR Orchestration - Implementing a custom Disaster Recovery solution.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Jan. 16, 2023

3 things to remember before renaming GCP VM. - 3 things to remember when renaming Compute Engine VM using the new Rename functionality.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Dec. 12, 2022

Google Cloud Tech Nibble: Securing the SSH Button with IAP - Securing the SSH button with Identity Aware Proxy rather than opening ssh on the firewall.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Networking VPC Nov. 27, 2022

Using a multi-nic VM as a gateway between VPCs in Google Cloud - Create a Gateway between two or more VPC networks without using peering or VPN connection.

Cloud Load Balancing Compute Engine Networking Nov. 14, 2022

Load balancing with IPVS - Making work IP Virtual Server L4 Load Balancing on Google Cloud.

Billing Cloud Operations Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog Nov. 7, 2022

Flexible committed use discounts — a simple new way to discount Compute Engine instances - You can use new flexible committed use discounts (CUDs) across multiple VM families and regions and get 28% off one year and 46% off 3 years.

Billing Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog Oct. 24, 2022

Rethinking your VM strategy with Spot VMs - Learn more about the availability, key features and usage of the new Spot VMs on Google Cloud.

AI Compute Engine HPC Networking Official Blog TPU Oct. 17, 2022

Google Cloud infrastructure enhancements tailored for your workloads

Compute Engine HPC Official Blog Oct. 17, 2022

The next wave of Google Cloud infrastructure innovation: New C3 VM and Hyperdisk - C3 machines available in Private Preview, are the first VMs in the public cloud with the Intel Sapphire Rapids processor and with Google’s custom Intel IPU.

Billing Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog Oct. 10, 2022

New Google Cloud Spot VM price reductions: Up to 11% off already discounted - New, lower prices available on Google Cloud Spot VMs.

Compute Engine Official Blog Storage Sept. 19, 2022

Long-term data protection with Persistent Disk Archive Snapshots - Persistent Disk Archive Snapshots provide a low-cost option for data protection that requires long-term retention, such as helping to support compliance, audit, or disaster recovery.

Compute Engine Sept. 19, 2022

How to implement OS Login on Google Compute Engine - Configuring OS Login on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Machine Learning Python Sept. 12, 2022

How to Run a Stable Diffusion Server on Google Cloud Platform - A step-by-step guide to build and deploy a Flask app.

Cloud Code Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 5, 2022

Develop for Compute Engine in your IDE with Cloud Code - See the status of Compute Engine VM instances, connect via SSH, and upload application files for debugging and development from your IDE using Cloud Code.

Billing Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 22, 2022

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) with 24/7 support - now available with Committed Use Discounts - SLES Committed Use Discounts (CUDs) are now available on Google Cloud, and can help you save significant costs on your SLES licenses.

Compute Engine Monitoring Windows Aug. 15, 2022

Using any Windows Performance Metric in Google Cloud and Managed Instance Groups - Automated scaling of Windows Terminal Services based upon load.

Compute Engine Aug. 8, 2022

Take advantage of GCP Tau T2A instances during public preview - This article provides a better understanding of ARM and explains how switching over can potentially improve the performance of your workloads.

Compute Engine July 25, 2022

How to Setup a sFTP Server in Google Cloud Platform and Restrict Access - This article explains steps necessary to properly setup a sFTP Server in Google Compute Engine, so that a user can send files and only have access to a specific folder.

Compute Engine Kubernetes July 25, 2022

Using kOps with GCE and NVMe Scratch Disks - How to enable kOps support for adding NVMe scratch disks to GCE instances.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 18, 2022

Expanding the Tau VM family with Arm-based processors - The Tau T2A is Google Cloud’s first VM family based on the Arm architecture and designed for organizations building cloud-native, scale-out workloads.

Compute Engine Official Blog Python July 4, 2022

How to migrate a group of individual instances to a stateful MIG using Python script - Requirements and examples of python script usage for automated and safe instance migration between configurations.

Compute Engine Official Blog June 27, 2022

Top 5 use cases for Google Cloud Spot VMs explained + best practices - Google Cloud’s Spot VMs are offered with deep discounts to help all scalable applications optimize their costs.

Cloud Logging Compute Engine Go June 27, 2022

Writing Logs in GCP Logs Explorer for Compute Engine on Golang - Writing logs to Cloud Logging from Go program running on Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Networking Official Blog June 20, 2022

Package management for Debian/Ubuntu operating systems on Google Cloud - How packages.cloud.google.com subdomain works and can be used to download debian/ubuntu packages without going to the internet.

Billing Compute Engine Infrastructure June 13, 2022

Commitment/Reservation expiry alerts on GCP - Implementation with a multi-cloud environment is gaining momentum with reduced complexities and seamlessly managed services as prime….

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine June 6, 2022

How to manage GCP access using IAP and OS-Login - Discuss the details and best practices for GCP VM access management.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog Security May 30, 2022

Introducing high-performance Confidential Computing with N2D and C2D VMs - We’re excited to announce that Confidential Computing is now available on the latest general-purpose N2D and compute-optimized C2D Virtual Machines.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog May 23, 2022

Run your fault-tolerant workloads cost-effectively with Google Cloud Spot VMs, now GA - Google Cloud Spot VMs allow you to run your fault tolerant workloads at the lower cost per VM, and are now generally available.

Cloud Storage Compute Engine Networking May 23, 2022

Improve Data Transfer speeds between your VM and Google Cloud Storage - Using s5cmd as a faster alternative to gsutil for copying files from VM instance to Cloud Storage.

Compute Engine Official Blog May 16, 2022

Tick data analytics performance in Google Cloud improves up to 18x in latest STAC benchmark - Tick data analytics on Google Cloud runs up to 18x faster in latest STAC benchmark.

Compute Engine Official Blog Windows May 9, 2022

Getting started with OpenSSH on Windows Compute Engine instances - With support for OpenSSH Server, Compute Engine can remotely connect and administer a Windows Server with the Google Cloud SDK via the gcloud command.

Compute Engine DevOps VM Manager May 9, 2022

Patching GCE VMs using GCP VM Manager (OS Patch Management) - OS patch management with VM Manager.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Security May 2, 2022

Using Google Cloud Identity-Aware Proxy with Compute Engine - Sample repository with an explanation on how IAP works with both the web and TCP flows, and build an environment by running a series of Terraform deployments.

Compute Engine Official Blog April 18, 2022

Is there a limit to Cloud VMs? A conversation - In this week's "VM End to End,” Carter and Brian discuss cutting-edge technology, really pushing Cloud Compute machines to the limit.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine April 18, 2022

Login to GCP VM Instance without Public IP using Identity-Aware proxy (IAP) - This article explains how you can use Identity-Aware Proxy to login into GCE instance without public/external IP.

Compute Engine Official Blog April 11, 2022

How to manage data on Cloud VMs: A conversation - Why VMs are some of Google’s most trusted and reliable offerings, and how VMs benefit companies operating at scale in the cloud.

Compute Engine Official Blog April 4, 2022

What type of authentication is best for VMs? A conversation - Another episode of “VM End to End,” which is a series of curated conversations between a “VM skeptic” and a “VM enthusiast”. In this episode Carter need to know about identity, and about access. He wants to know why he can't just SSH into everything, or if he can. Brian and Emanuel Burgess have answers!

Compute Engine Official Blog Terraform April 4, 2022

Force Terraform resource recreation - Automatically refresh a Terraform resource within Terraform.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog April 4, 2022

Confidential VMs - a security breakthrough for medical device software - Idea Evolver and AstraZeneca built a medical device software product using Google Cloud Confidential VMs to enable encryption of data while in use.

Compute Engine Serverless Workflows March 28, 2022

Long running job with Cloud Workflows - Long-running operations on serverless are quite impossible. But you can simulate an on-demand service with Cloud Workflows and Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog March 28, 2022

How VMs are the Matryoshka doll of compute: A conversation - Join Brian, Carter, and a special guest as they explore why VMs are some of Google’s most trusted and reliable offerings, and how VMs benefit companies operating at scale in the cloud.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog March 28, 2022

Save big by temporarily suspending unneeded Compute Engine VMs—now GA - Realize huge savings by suspending temporarily unneeded VMs on Google Compute Engine and resume where you left off at a later time.

Compute Engine Storage March 28, 2022

Snapshots and Images in Google Cloud Platform - An overview of snapshots and images in Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog March 21, 2022

How to build reliable systems (with unreliable components): A conversation - “VM End to End,” which is a series of curated conversations between a “VM skeptic” and a “VM enthusiast”. This time they brought in Steve McGhee to tell us more about how to get reliability out of things.

Compute Engine Looker March 14, 2022

Customer-hosted Looker installation on Google Cloud Platform VM - This article is about Looker's customer-hosted installation steps, a.k.a., on-prem or self-hosted installation.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog March 7, 2022

78% of VM migrations realize payback in one year or less - IDC research report shows that 78% of businesses realize payback in one year or less after they migrate their VMworkloads to the cloud.

Compute Engine Official Blog Security Feb. 21, 2022

Strengthen protection for your GCE VMs with new FIDO security key support - FIDO security keys can be used to authenticate to Google Compute Engine (GCE) virtual machine (VM) instances that use OS Login service.

Compute Engine HPC Official Blog Feb. 14, 2022

Introducing Compute Optimized VMs powered by AMD EPYC processors - We’ve increased your Compute Engine choices with new C2D Compute Optimized VMs with the 3rd Generation AMD EPYC Processor (code-named Milan).

Compute Engine Official Blog Workflows Feb. 14, 2022

Long-running containers with Workflows and Compute Engine - Long-running containers with Workflows and Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 7, 2022

Introducing new Cloud Client Libraries for Compute Engine - General availability of the Google Cloud Client Libraries for Compute Engine, which provides a more idiomatic style for each programming language.

Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Jan. 31, 2022

Google Tau VMs deliver over 40% price-performance advantage to customers - When used with GKE, Tau VM customers reported strong price/performance and full x86 compatibility from this general-purpose VM.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Security Jan. 24, 2022

Connecting to MS SQL on Compute in GCP Using Cloud IAP - Connect to and manage MS SQL on GCP Compute using your preferred SQL management software via Cloud IAP.

Airflow Compute Engine Jan. 10, 2022

Setup Apache Airflow in Multiple Nodes in Google Cloud Platform - Set up manually multinode Airflow instance on Compute Engine.

AWS Compute Engine Dec. 6, 2021

Migrating Amazon Linux instances using Migrate for Compute Engine - Step-by-step instructions, to prepare Amazon Linux instances for migration to Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Nov. 8, 2021

Gotcha of cheaper e2-medium VMs at Google Cloud - Analysis of node resource used in GKE cluster.

Compute Engine Nov. 1, 2021

Extend disk on GCP instance - An example of using multiple Persistent Disks with Compute Engine VM.

Compute Engine Official Blog Oct. 25, 2021

Tau T2D VMs now in Preview: Independent testing validates market-leading price-performance - T2D VMs powered by 3rd Generation AMD EPYC processors (code-named Milan) are now available for the Compute Engine Tau family in preview.

Cloud Functions Cloud Run Cloud Storage Compute Engine Oct. 18, 2021

Google Cloud Storage SignedURL with Cloud Run, Cloud Functions and GCE VMs - Code snippet to create a GCS Signed URL in Cloud Run, Cloud Functions and GCE VMs.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Networking Official Blog Oct. 11, 2021

10 ways Google Cloud IaaS stands out - Across compute, networking and storage, Google Cloud has a multitude of features that make it the best choice.

Compute Engine Official Blog Oct. 4, 2021

N2D VMs with latest AMD EPYC CPUs enable on average over 30% better price-performance - Compute Engine N2D VMs with 3rd Generation AMD EPYC processors deliver, on average, over 30% better price-performance compared to prior generations.

Compute Engine Official Blog Oct. 4, 2021

N2 VMs with Intel processor refresh enables over 30% better price-performance - New N2 VMs powered by the 3rd Generation Intel Xeon Scalable Processor (code-named Ice Lake) further improve our Compute Engine offerings.

Compute Engine Kubernetes Oct. 4, 2021

Cloud Bursting from On-Premise Kubernetes Clusters to Google Cloud Compute Engine - An example of the Hybrid cloud environment to illustrate Cloud Bursting from an on-premise Kubernetes cluster into Google Cloud GCE instances.

Compute Engine Official Blog Oct. 4, 2021

Build and run a Discord bot on top of Google Cloud - Essential first steps to making your Hello, World bot with Discord, and hosting it on Google Cloud, so it persists even when you and your computer are asleep.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Oct. 4, 2021

Utilizing GCP’s Identity Aware Proxy to SSH into Internal-IP only VM’s - A demo in this article consists of creating virtual machine, enabling the Identity Aware Proxy API to tunnel through to a VM that doesn’t have an external IP address.

Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 27, 2021

What are the components of a Cloud VM? - Join Brian and Carter as they explore why VMs are some of Google’s most trusted and reliable offerings, and how VMs benefit companies operating at scale in the cloud.

Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 20, 2021

VMs and their relevance to a cloud-native future: A conversation - Do VMs Even Matter? A conversation, based on a new Podcast "VM End-To-End”, about VMs and their relevance to a cloud-native future.

Compute Engine Sept. 13, 2021

Stop burning money by leaving your VM’s ON — Add an Auto-Shutdown Script - Configuring an auto-shutdown on VM instances that is idle on GCP.

Billing Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 4, 2021

Save money and time with automated VM management and suspend/resume - A new guide helps you understand how to control costs for your cloud-based VMs.

App Engine Cloud Operations Cloud Run Compute Engine Official Blog Serverless Aug. 23, 2021

Zero effort performance insights for popular serverless offerings - Traces provide signals for latency. Traces are now available by default in serverless offerings such as AppEngine, Cloud Run and Cloud Functions.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 23, 2021

High durability options for Compute Engine workloads - This article provides information regarding the durability that Persistent Disk provides.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 23, 2021

Using Compute Engine: Users’ top questions answered - Answers to Compute Engine users’ most common questions, based on best-read documentation pages.

Cloud SQL Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 23, 2021

How to connect a Private Cloud SQL instance to a Private IP VM - How to set up a connection from a private Compute Engine VM to a private Cloud SQL instance using the mysqlsh command line tool.

Cloud Operations Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Aug. 16, 2021

Troubleshoot GKE apps faster with monitoring data in Cloud Logging - View contextual Monitoring data in your GKE log lines. Easily see the relevant pod, node and cluster events and metrics for your pod.

Cloud Operations Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 16, 2021

Monitor and troubleshoot your VMs in context for faster resolution - Save time when accessing critical data for troubleshooting in Virtual Machines. Metrics, charts, and logs now available in the VM console.

Compute Engine Data Science Machine Learning Python Aug. 2, 2021

Remote development with PyCharm and Google Cloud - Data Scientists guide to setting up remote development with PyCharm and GCP.

Cloud Operations Compute Engine Monitoring Official Blog July 26, 2021

The Ops Agent is now GA and it leverages OpenTelemetry - Today, we’re happy to announce the General Availability of the new Ops Agent, which replaces both the Logging and Monitoring agents and simplifies installation, management, and configuration across the board.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 26, 2021

Showcasing dynamic resource management in E2 VMs - In an internal analysis, Google Cloud’s cost-optimized E2 VMs displayed strong, consistent performance, making it a fit for a variety of workloads.

Compute Engine Official Blog Security July 26, 2021

What you need to know about Confidential Computing - How Google Cloud uses Confidential VMs and GKE Nodes to encrypt data even when it’s in use.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 19, 2021

Simplify VM migrations with Migrate for Compute Engine as a service - Migrate for Compute Engine enables simple, frictionless, and large-scale enterprise migrations of virtual machines to Google Compute Engine with minimal downtime and risk. Read on to understand how we are delivering Migrate for Compute Engine as a service.

Cloud Operations Compute Engine Official Blog July 5, 2021

Dashboards on Cloud Monitoring made easier with samples - Creating custom dashboards can be complicated if you don't have a good place to start. Google Cloud Monitoring provides more than 60 open source dashboard samples across many categories that customers can customize to their needs.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 5, 2021

Implementing Application-Consistent Data Protection for Compute Engine Workloads - This blog announces the availability of application consistent snapshot hooks for Linux, available for snapshots and machine images running in Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 5, 2021

Let Google Cloud’s predictive services autoscale your infrastructure - A new predictive autoscaling capability lets you add additional Compute Engine VMs in anticipation of forecasted demand.

Compute Engine Official Blog June 28, 2021

5 things you didn’t know about the new Tau VMs - Learn about Google Cloud’s new Tau VM family, including its first instance type, T2D VMs.

Compute Engine Official Blog June 22, 2021

New Tau VMs deliver leading price-performance for scale-out workloads - Compute Engine’s new Tau VMs based on AMD EPYC processors provide leading price/performance for scale-out workloads on an x86-based architecture.

Compute Engine Official Blog June 22, 2021

Ubuntu Pro lands on Google Cloud - The availability of Ubuntu Pro on Google Cloud gives customers running open-source access to a number of compelling features.

Compute Engine Official Blog May 31, 2021

What is Compute Engine? Use cases, security, pricing and more - Virtual Machines power most of our apps, but how do they work? Learn more about Compute Engine and how it can fit your needs.

Compute Engine Kubernetes May 17, 2021

Creating Kubernetes cluster by joining Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Virtual Machines - A brief tutorial to set Kubernetes cluster from scratch using Compute Engine instances.

Compute Engine May 10, 2021

Few tips and tricks with GCE startup script - Detecting when GCE startup script completes.

Billing Compute Engine May 10, 2021

The Hidden Costs of Google Compute Engine IPs - What you need to know when using more than one network interface in Google Cloud.

CI Cloud Build Compute Engine Docker May 3, 2021

How to build and update a container running on Google Compute Engine based on a Github commit - Cloud Build pipeline to update deployed container on GCE instance.

Cloud Operations Compute Engine Official Blog May 3, 2021

Agent installation options for Google Cloud VMs - Google Cloud makes it easy to install agents on your single VMs or your whole fleet of VMs so you can collect data for monitoring and troubleshooting.

Compute Engine April 19, 2021

A working guide to understanding Google Compute Engine Pricing Options — Part 3 - Understanding Preemtimple Virtual Machines.

Billing Compute Engine April 19, 2021

A working guide to understanding Google Compute Engine Pricing Options — Part 1 - Explaining Compute Engine pricing with Cloud Cost Calculator.

Compute Engine April 19, 2021

A working guide to understanding Google Compute Engine Pricing Options — Part 2 - Explaining Compute Engine Custom Virtual Machine Types.

Compute Engine Tutorial April 19, 2021

Hands-on Guide to Scheduling VM Instances to Start and Stop - Scheduling Compute Engine instances.

Cloud Operations Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 5, 2021

Analyze your GKE and GCE logging usage data easier with new dashboards - Download open source JSON dashboards for Cloud Monitoring that help you analyze logging volumes, logs-based metrics and logs exports across multiple projects.

Cloud Operations Compute Engine Official Blog March 29, 2021

High throughput VM logging and metrics agent now in Preview - Announcing the Preview of the new Ops Agent, which combines the metrics and logging agents into one, easy to install VM agent that supports a higher throughput.

Compute Engine HPC Official Blog March 29, 2021

Getting Compute Engine resources for batch processing just got easier - You can now obtain Compute Engine resources for batch processing workloads that account for availability of resources in zones of a region.

Compute Engine Networking Official Blog March 22, 2021

Turbo boost your Compute Engine workloads with new 100 Gbps networking - Updates to Google Cloud’s Andromeda host networking stack bring higher bandwidth connectivity to Compute Engine C2 and N2 VM families.

Compute Engine March 15, 2021

A Brief Guide to Some Common Errors with WordPress Multisite on Google Cloud Platform - Coping with WordPress errors on GCP.

Compute Engine Networking March 15, 2021

How to Create Multiple External IP Addresses to Point to one VM with GCP - This tutorial explains how to create multiple external IP addresses that point to the same VM instance.

Compute Engine Official Blog March 1, 2021

At your service! With schedule-based autoscaling, VMs are at the ready - Schedule-based autoscaling for Compute Engine lets you improve the availability of your workloads by scheduling capacity ahead of anticipated load.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Benchmarking rendering software on Compute Engine - Benchmarking popular 3D rendering software on a variety of resources on Compute Engine helps us understand the relationship between cost and performance.

Compute Engine Feb. 22, 2021

Google Cloud Machine Types Comparison - A list of machine types and comparison on offered by Google Cloud Platform.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Freedom of choice: 9TB SSDs bring ultimate IOPS/$ to Compute Engine VMs - With 9TB Local SSDs for Compute Engine N2 VMs, you can drive 2.4 million read IOPS with just 24 vCPUs.

Anthos Compute Engine Official Blog Jan. 25, 2021

Go green: Sustainable disaster recovery using Google Cloud - Easily lower your energy consumption by using Google Cloud for your disaster recovery strategy. Here’s a look at how it works.

Compute Engine Security Windows Jan. 25, 2021

Connecting Securely to Google Cloud VM Instance With SSH Keys - How to configure WinSCP to connect to Compute Engine instance.

Compute Engine Security Jan. 18, 2021

Secure access to your VMs in Google Cloud - A way to organize a secure access to your VM fleet hosted in Google Cloud without additional costs.

Compute Engine Official Blog Jan. 18, 2021

Compute Engine explained: Scheduling the OS patch management service - Here’s how to patch and update your VMs on a schedule with Compute Engine’s OS patch management service.

Compute Engine R Tutorial Jan. 11, 2021

RStudio Server on GCP: the right way - This quick tutorial details how to install an RStudio Server on a Google Cloud Virtual Machine and how to easily enable remote access in a secure manner through SSH port forwarding.

Cloud Build Compute Engine Workflows Dec. 14, 2020

Run shell commands and orchestrate Compute Engine VMs with Cloud Workflows - Automate the execution of shell commands in a fully serverless and secure way without managing private keys.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Dec. 7, 2020

Developing on remote VM via VSCode using Google Cloud’s IAP - Connecting to Compute Engine Instance which is behind Identity Aware Proxy from VSCode.

Compute Engine Kubeflow Kubernetes Nov. 30, 2020

Kubeflow on a GCP’s VM with minikube - Beginner’s Step-by-Step guide to get Kubeflow running in a GCP’s VM with minikube.

Compute Engine HPC Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

The need for speed: Using C2 machines for your HPC workloads - Optimize your HPC workloads for the compute-optimized (C2) VMs based on second generation Intel Xeon Scalable Processors.

Cloud Logging Compute Engine Nov. 22, 2020

Collecting your GCE Syslogs to Stackdriver in GCP - Consolidate logging from GCE into Cloud Logging for further use case.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Security Nov. 16, 2020

Connecting Securely to Google Compute Engine VMs without a Public IP or VPN - How to establish secure RDP, ssh, and VNC connections to VMs on GCE that don’t have a public IP or VPN connectivity.

Compute Engine Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Scale in at your own pace with Compute Engine autoscaler controls - With new scale-in controls for Compute Engine managed instance groups, you can control the rate at which VMs are turned down when load decreases.

Cloud Functions Compute Engine Stackdriver Oct. 26, 2020

Automatically label Google Cloud Compute Engine instances and disks upon creation - Add automatically labels with a user who created Compute Engine resources.

Compute Engine Windows Oct. 19, 2020

Patching Windows VMs with GCP’s VM Manager - Using OS patch management for Compute Engine to update instances running Windows.

Compute Engine Storage Oct. 12, 2020

From zero to hero: Production-ready Oracle Database in minutes with BMS-Toolkit using Bare Metal… - Using Bare Metal Solution to deploy Oracle database on GCP.

AWS Compute Engine IAM Security Oct. 5, 2020

Assume an AWS Role from a Google Cloud without using IAM keys - How to establish a secure authentication from GCP to AWS resources without security keys.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Security Oct. 5, 2020

Securing SSH to Google Compute Instance with Identity Aware Proxy - Securing the ssh connection to compute engine instance as well as centralizing the access control by the use of Identity-Aware Proxy.

Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 28, 2020

Better monitoring and logging for Compute Engine VMs - New features in Cloud Monitoring and Cloud Logging simplify operations of your Compute Engine instances.

Cloud Monitoring Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 28, 2020

All together now: Fleet-wide monitoring for your Compute Engine VMs - Cloud Monitoring now lets you manage an entire fleet of Compute Engine VMs.

Cloud Storage Compute Engine Sept. 21, 2020

Optimize data transfer between Compute Engine and Cloud Storage - Are you experiencing slow transfer speeds between your GCE VM and a Cloud Storage bucket? Read on to learn how to maximize throughput.

Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Compute Engine explained: Best practices for OS updates at scale - Learn techniques for applying OS patches to your Compute Engine VM instances.

Cloud Storage Compute Engine Sept. 21, 2020

FUSE for Google Cloud Storage - Setting up Cloud Storage bucket as a mounting point on a server.

Compute Engine Monitoring Sept. 14, 2020

How to install monitoring agent for cloud monitoring on multiple VMs - Simplifying installation of monitoring agents on multiple VMs.

Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Google Cloud VMware Engine explained: Migrating your vSphere VMs - An overview of the process of moving VMs from VMware vSphere to Google Cloud VMware Engine.

Billing Compute Engine Sept. 7, 2020

GCP — Cost savings with CPU overcommit - Using CPU overcommits in Sole Tentant Node.

Compute Engine Sept. 7, 2020

Investigate and solve Compute Engine cold starts like a detective - In this article, process of profiling Compute Engine instances is described.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Compute Engine explained: How to orchestrate your patch deployment - When patching your Compute Engine VMs, sometimes there are some pre- and post- steps you should automate.

Compute Engine Aug. 31, 2020

Give your VMs a steady pulse with autohealing and autoupdates - This article explain how to configure health checks for instances in instance group.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Security Aug. 31, 2020

How to ssh into your GCE machine without a public IP - In this article is described a process to ssh into the Compute Engine machine from localhost only using its internal IP.

Compute Engine Windows Aug. 31, 2020

Automatic join of Windows machines to an AD domain in Google Cloud Platform - Adding automatically Windows instances to the Active directory.

Compute Engine Official Blog Windows Aug. 24, 2020

Get more from every core: Announcing CPU overcommit for Compute Engine - CPU overcommit allows you to overprovision your CPU by 2X on Compute Engine sole-tenant nodes.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

Simplifying global game launches with Google Cloud Game Servers, now GA - Game Servers is now generally available for production workloads. Get a deep dive into what it is and how it can help support your games.

Compute Engine Aug. 17, 2020

Rsync on GCP Compute Engine: When You Can’t Run Your Code Locally (Network Issues) - Set up SSH and rsync on your Compute VM.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

Compute Engine explained: Picking the right licensing model for your VMs - Understand your options for images and licensing on Google Cloud Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog Security July 20, 2020

Introducing Google Cloud Confidential Computing with Confidential VMs - Google Cloud will now offer the ability to encrypt data in use, while it’s being processed in a Google data center.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 13, 2020

Compute Engine explained: Choosing the right machine family and type - An overview of Google Compute Engine machine families and machine types.

Compute Engine HPC Official Blog July 13, 2020

New Compute Engine A2 VMs—first NVIDIA Ampere A100 GPUs in the cloud - Google Cloud’s new Accelerator-Optimized (A2) VM family is based on the NVIDIA Ampere A100 GPU, and designed for demanding HPC and ML workloads.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 6, 2020

Preventing lateral movement in Google Compute Engine - Best practices, including concrete “dos and don’ts,” that can help you prevent security misconfigurations on Google Compute Engine.

Azure Compute Engine Security July 6, 2020

Azure Confidential Computing vs Google Cloud Confidential Computing - Deep dive into a comparison of Azure and GCP Confidential computing.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog July 3, 2020

Bare Metal Solution: Coming to a Google Cloud data center near you - With Bare Metal Solution, now you can run specialized databases in five new Google Cloud regions.

Compute Engine R Tutorial June 15, 2020

Using RStudio With An iPad - Setting up R Studio on Compute Engine.

Compute Engine June 8, 2020

GCPinstances.info - Easy GCP Compute Engine Instance Comparison.

Compute Engine Official Blog Security Windows May 25, 2020

Zero-trust remote admin access for Windows VMs on Compute Engine - A new open-source tool to help Windows users and administrators to access and manage Windows VMs running in Compute Engine.

Cloud Composer Compute Engine Data Science May 18, 2020

Airflow on GCP (May 2020) - This is a complete guide to install Apache Airflow on a Google Cloud Platform Virtual Machine from scratch.

Beginner Compute Engine R May 11, 2020

Running R/RStudio in a GCP VM - The article explains how to setup RStudio on preemptible server.

Big Data Compute Engine May 11, 2020

Cloud-native Bioinformatics: HPC to GCP - Describing a process of migrating genomic analysis workflows on HPC to GCP.

Compute Engine Official Blog Security May 4, 2020

Security, simplified: Making Shielded VM the default for Compute Engine - Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) and Shielded VM are now the default for everyone using Google Compute Engine—still at no additional charge.

App Engine Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine May 4, 2020

Understanding Google Cloud Triad : Compute Engine , Kubernetes Engine and App Engine - An overview and description of Compute options on GCP.

Compute Engine Official Blog April 20, 2020

Protect your running VMs with new OS patch management service - New OS patch management service protects your Compute Engine VMs.

Compute Engine Storage April 20, 2020

Cloud NVMes: the blind side of them - Exploring the performance of Compute Engine local SSDs (NVMe).

Compute Engine Networking April 20, 2020

Application Capacity Optimizations with Global Load Balancing - Setting up Load Balancer on Instance Group of Compute Engine instances.

.NET Compute Engine Windows April 6, 2020

How to deploy ASP.NET Core 3.x to Google Compute Engine / IIS - Detailed article about deploying ASP.NET application on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Security April 6, 2020

Mounting LUKS encrypted Disks using Google Secrets Manager - A simple procedure that attaches a GCE persistent disk to a VM where the disk itself is encrypted by a key you define.

Compute Engine April 6, 2020

The WordPress Project - Straightforward tutorial on how to deploy Wordpress on Google Cloud Platform.

Billing Compute Engine April 6, 2020

How to Use Google Preemptible VMs to Get 80% Savings - FAQ about using preemptible VMs on GCP.

Compute Engine Official Blog Storage March 16, 2020

Local SSDs + VMs = love at first (tera)byte - In Google Cloud Storage you can now attach 6TB and 9TB local SSDs to virtual machines (VMs) for higher throughput and IOPS per VM.

Compute Engine Machine Learning Official Blog March 16, 2020

Compute Engine instance creation made easy with machine images - Compute Engine machine images capture everything you need to create a new instance.

Compute Engine Data Science Feb. 24, 2020

Jupyter Notebook on Google Compute Engine with HTTPS - Setting up Jupyter to run on Google Compute Engine and be accessed via HTTPS.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

New AMD EPYC-based Compute Engine family, now in beta - N2D VMs are the first AMD-based instances on Google Cloud.

Compute Engine DevOps Python Recommender Feb. 24, 2020

New ground — What about optimizing the size of machines? - Using Recommender API to get information about resizing Compute Engine instances.

Compute Engine Feb. 24, 2020

Pre-Installed Daemons on Google Compute Engine - A brief article explaining which Google's daemons are running on Google Compute Engine instances.

Compute Engine DevOps Feb. 17, 2020

Google Cloud’s Best Hidden Feature - How to convert Web UI action to the equivalent REST call or CLI command.

Compute Engine Kubernetes Terraform Feb. 17, 2020

Building a Rancher cluster on Google Cloud with Terraform - Setting up Rancher 2.x Kubernetes cluster on Google Compute Engine with Terraform.

Compute Engine Jan. 13, 2020

Autonomous Rust Unikernels in Google Cloud - Example of web server running on unikernel deployed on Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Security Jan. 13, 2020

Squid proxy cluster with ssl_bump on Google Cloud - Setting up Squid proxy VM cluster which supports SSL inspection (ssl_bump).

Beginner Compute Engine DevOps Terraform Jan. 13, 2020

Deploy Web Server on Google Compute Engine with Terraform - Step by step process to deploy Nginx webserver on Google Compute Engine with Terraform.

Cloud Storage Compute Engine Jan. 6, 2020

How to mount Cloud Storage bucket with GCP compute engine - Using gcsfuse to mount Cloud Storage bucket as a disk in Compute Engine instance.

Compute Engine Tutorial Dec. 30, 2019

Presto on Google Cloud Platform - Learn how to setup your Presto cluster on Cloud in less than 5 minutes.

Compute Engine Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

5 best practices for Compute Engine Cost Optimization - Best practices for saving money on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Dec. 16, 2019

Resolving getting locked out of a Compute Engine - Getting into “locked out” Linux GCE instance.

Compute Engine Official Blog Dec. 16, 2019

Introducing E2, new cost-optimized general purpose VMs for Google Compute Engine - Announcing the new E2 VMs, cost-optimized general-purpose machine types for Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Official Blog Dec. 16, 2019

Performance-driven dynamic resource management in E2 VMs - A technical look at dynamic resource management behind E2 VM machine types.

Billing Compute Engine Dec. 9, 2019

GCP announces - No more free external IPs. Estimate your future costs. - A script to calculate the total price for external IPv4 addresses based on pricing from January 1st, 2020.

Cloud Functions Cloud Pub/Sub Compute Engine Dec. 9, 2019

Reducing the Cost of my Developer Workstation with Cloud Functions and Pub/Sub - Scheduling start of VM with Cloud Scheduler and Cloud Functions.

Compute Engine Infrastructure Dec. 9, 2019

Solution: Mass VM migrations to GCP with Migrate for Compute Engine

Big Data Compute Engine Puppet Python Dec. 2, 2019

New ground — Automatic increase of Kafka LVM on GCP - Adding more storage to each node of Kafka cluster on Google Cloud.

Compute Engine GPU Official Blog Dec. 2, 2019

Optimizing GPU performance - Improving the performance of GPUs on virtual machine (VM) instances that use Tesla® K80 GPUs.

Compute Engine Storage Oct. 28, 2019

Persistent Disks and Replication - Overview of how persistent disks work.

Compute Engine DevOps Terraform Oct. 14, 2019

Updating instances in a GCP Managed Instance Group with Terraform - Using Terraform to update the Instance Group configuration for a group of Compute Engine VMs.

Compute Engine Sept. 30, 2019

Hosting a website on Google Cloud using Google Compute Engine - Using Google Compute Engine to host websites.

Compute Engine GPU Monitoring Stackdriver Sept. 30, 2019

Enabling custom GPU metrics in StackDriver for Google Cloud Platform. - Setting Stackdriver monitoring of GPU unit.

Compute Engine Sept. 30, 2019

Case Study: Hosting Scalable web apps on Google Cloud - Choosing the right Compute Engine option for hosting websites given a specific scenario.

CI Compute Engine Sept. 23, 2019

Jenkins on Google Compute Engine - Integration of Jenkins with Google Compute Engine with Ubuntu so that Jenkins is always available for automation.

Compute Engine Docker Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

How to deploy a Windows container on Google Compute Engine - Learn how to deploy an app to a Windows container on Windows Server 2019 on Google Cloud Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog Windows Sept. 23, 2019

Virtual display devices for Compute Engine now GA - You can now display Google Cloud VM instances to a VGA port with Compute Engine’s new virtual display device feature.

Compute Engine Security Sept. 23, 2019

Google Cloud Firewall Rules Logging: How and why you should use it - The article goes through the basics of Firewall Rule Logging, looking at an example of how to use it to identify mislabeled VMs and refine firewall rules with minimal traffic interruption.

Compute Engine Official Blog SAP Sept. 16, 2019

Announcing the general availability of 6 and 12 TB VMs for SAP HANA instances on Google Cloud Platform - 6 and 12 TB VMs for SAP HANA instances generally available today.

Compute Engine IAM Security Sept. 2, 2019

GCP Compute Engine & Resource Level Access Control - Article describes how to assign users to specific Compute Engine resources.

Cloud Pub/Sub Cloud Scheduler Compute Engine Serverless Aug. 26, 2019

Running a serverless batch workload on GCP with Cloud Scheduler, Cloud Functions, and Compute Engine - Series that shows how to leverage Google Cloud Platform components to run batch workloads in a simpler way.

Compute Engine Aug. 26, 2019

Advanced Caching Part 1: Google Cloud CDN and Varnish - Setting up Varnish on Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 19, 2019

Expanding virtual machine types to drive performance and efficiency - Google Compute Engine now offers new N2 general-purpose machine types and expanded availability of C2 compute- and M2 memory-optimized VMs

Compute Engine Official Blog SAP Aug. 19, 2019

Best practices for SAP app server autoscaling on Google Cloud - Learn best practices for scaling an SAP app server on Google Cloud.

Compute Engine IAM Aug. 12, 2019

How to share/access GCP project and it’s VM Instances between Google Cloud Platform - Using Identity and Access Control Management in GCP — Share the GCP old account to the new GCP account to copy/move the Google Compute Engine instances.

Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Aug. 12, 2019

Web application vulnerability scans for GKE and Compute Engine are generally available - Cloud Security Scanner helps you find vulnerabilities in your web applications running on Google Cloud.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 12, 2019

AMD EPYC processors come to Google—and to Google Cloud - Google is using the new 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processor for its own workloads, and will offer VMs based on the chip to Google Cloud customers.

Cloud Functions Cloud Scheduler Compute Engine GCP Certification Aug. 5, 2019

Houston, we have a problem - Using Cloud Scheduler and Cloud Functions to check regularly for billing status.

Blockchain Compute Engine July 29, 2019

How to Install Facebook Libra Testnet on Google Cloud Platform - Libra Testnet on Google Cloud Platform

Compute Engine Official Blog Security July 22, 2019

Configuring secure remote access for Compute Engine VMs - You can use Cloud IAP to limit access to the internet for your Google Compute Engine VMs.

App Engine Cloud Run Compute Engine July 8, 2019

Simple Container Deploys on Google Cloud Platform - Deploying container on various GCP products.

Compute Engine June 24, 2019

Migrating VM from On-Premises to Google Cloud Platform - Step by step tutorial on how to migrate VM from on-premises to GCP.

Billing Compute Engine Official Blog June 10, 2019

More choice, less complexity: New Compute Engine pricing options on tap - Compute Engine committed use discounts now apply to many more resources, and you can make capacity reservations in anticipation of spikes in demand.

Compute Engine Tutorial June 3, 2019

Install WordPress with Nginx Reverse Proxy to Apache on Ubuntu 18.04 — Google Cloud - Install WordPress with Nginx Reverse Proxy to Apache with Ubuntu 18.04 on Google Cloud Platform with PHP 7.3, Nginx, Apache, Let’s Encrypt.

Compute Engine DevOps May 27, 2019

Kafka from zero to hero: zero-downtime Kafka migration - Description of Kafka migration process from Kubernetes to Google Compute Engine.

Cloud Functions Compute Engine May 20, 2019

GCP Essentials — GCP Compute Platform Overview - Brief overview (with video) of compute products on GCP.

Compute Engine Official Blog May 13, 2019

Tips and best practices for moving your VMs to Compute Engine - Migrating your VMs to cloud takes some planning. Here are some tips and best practices when you’re planning a cloud migration to Compute Engine.

Compute Engine May 6, 2019

Export your Google Cloud instances in one command - Scrip to export GCE disks into various formats.

Compute Engine Python April 29, 2019

Auto-scaling from zero machine on Google Compute Engine - Auto-Scaling Instance Groups on Compute Engine.

Beginner Compute Engine Tutorial April 29, 2019

A Spoon Fed Guide to Your Own Private VPN with Google Compute Engine - Tutorial on how to set up Virtual Private Network (VPN) on Compte Engine.

Compute Engine GPU April 29, 2019

How to run AI2-THOR simulation fast with Google Cloud Platform - Using AI2-THOR (3D-Simulation tool) on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog Security April 22, 2019

Shielded VM: Your ticket to guarding against rootkits and exfiltration - Learn how Shielded VM helps to protect Compute Engine VMs from rootkits, malware, and malicious insiders.

App Engine Cloud Functions Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine April 22, 2019

Making Sense of the Google Cloud Compute Products - A brief overview of compute products on GCP.

Compute Engine NoSQL April 15, 2019

Measuring vertical scalability for time series databases in Google Cloud - Testing vertical scalability for 3 time series databases on Google Compute Engine,

Compute Engine April 8, 2019

GCP Instances, Go The #$% To Sleep - Experience with shutting down dev Compute Engine instances during nonworking hours.

Compute Engine GCP Certification April 8, 2019

Introducing Lustre file system Cloud Deployment Manager scripts - Easier deployment of Lustre storage cluster (high-performance computing) on Google Cloud.

Compute Engine April 8, 2019

Introducing Compute and Memory-Optimized VMs for Google Compute Engine - Alpha release of new Compute Engine VMs offers up to 416 cores and 12TB of RAM.

Compute Engine GPU Tutorial April 1, 2019

GCP and Fast Ai v1: A full setup that’ll work - The article goes through steps of setting Compute Engine VM with GPU.

CI Compute Engine Official Blog March 25, 2019

Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation - Plug-in for VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) is now generally available, providing an additional way for VMware customers to manage and consume Google Cloud resources.

AI Compute Engine Machine Learning Official Blog Python March 25, 2019

NVIDIA’s RAPIDS joins our set of Deep Learning VM images for faster data science - RAPIDS, NVIDIA’s open source and Python-based GPU-accelerated data processing and machine learning libraries are available on Deep Learning VM images

Compute Engine Networking Tutorial March 25, 2019

Creating Instances with Multiple Network Interfaces and IP route issue on Google Cloud Platform - The article goes through the process of setting up a second network interface for Compute Engine VM.

Compute Engine Official Blog March 18, 2019

Pi in the sky: Calculating a record-breaking 31.4 trillion digits of Archimedes’ constant on Google Cloud - Pi was calculated using GCP infrastructure to 31.4 trillion decimal places.

Cloud SDK Compute Engine March 18, 2019

Google Cloud CLI commands - Overview of Compute Engine CLI commands.

Compute Engine Tutorial March 18, 2019

The NATural Solution to Compute Instance Routing - Setting up NAT for Compute Engine instances.

Compute Engine Official Blog March 11, 2019

HPC made easy: Announcing new features for Slurm on GCP - Slurm is one of the leading open-source HPC workload managers, now supports new features to run HPC workloads on GCP.

AI Compute Engine Machine Learning March 11, 2019

DeepLearning Images Revision M21 - New release of Deep Learning Images brings new UI, Tensorflow 1.13, 2.0 (in Alpha), Git integration with Notebooks.

Compute Engine March 11, 2019

NKN launches 1-click Full Node on Google Cloud Marketplace - NKN is the P2P network connectivity protocol & ecosystem powered by a novel public blockchain, now with 1 click node setup on GCP.

Compute Engine Tutorial March 11, 2019

Building a render farm in GCP using OpenCue—new guide available - This tutorial guides you through deploying OpenCue (open source, high-performance render manager), and all the resources required, to build a render farm in GCP.

Compute Engine Official Blog March 4, 2019

Get fast, reliable messaging with IBM MQ on Compute Engine - Architecture and deployment of IBM MQ (message queue) on Google Compute Engine.

App Engine Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Security Feb. 25, 2019

Google Cloud Platform Container and VM Threat Detection And Protection - Description of security layers which Google is using to detect and protect against threats across Google Compute Engine instances, Kubernetes Containers and Google App Engine.

Compute Engine Feb. 25, 2019

How to move Google Cloud images to other accounts - Moving GCE images to between accounts.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 18, 2019

Introducing scheduled snapshots for Compute Engine persistent disk - Scheduled snapshots are now available in beta and will allow to create automated snapshots for Compute Engine, as well as manage snapshot retention.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 18, 2019

Run cron jobs reliably on Compute Engine with Cloud Scheduler - Using Cloud Scheduler to run cron jobs reliably on Compute Engine.

Billing Compute Engine Feb. 18, 2019

How to Analyze Google Cloud Committed Use Discounts - Google Cloud Committed Use discount program for customers that are willing to “commit” to a certain level of usage of the GCP Compute Engine.

Compute Engine DevOps Feb. 4, 2019

Getting Started with Red Hat Ansible for Google Cloud Platform - Explore the use of Ansible, the open source community project sponsored by Red Hat.

CI Compute Engine DevOps GPU Terraform Jan. 28, 2019

Seamlessly Integrated Deep Learning Environment with Terraform, Google cloud, Gitlab and Docker - Setting up a GCE Instance with GPUs in an automated way using Terraform and deploy code from Gitlab.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Compute Engine Official Blog Security Jan. 28, 2019

Protecting your cloud VMs with Cloud IAP context-aware access controls - Now you can protect your cloud VMs with Cloud IAP context-aware access controls.

Compute Engine Container Registry Google Cloud Platform NodeJS Jan. 28, 2019

A Clearer Vue in Google Cloud - Deploying a Vue.js application to Google Cloud Platform in a few minutes.

App Engine Cloud Functions Compute Engine Jan. 21, 2019

How I ended up with a more controlled solution by eliminating Google Cloud Functions & using an extra layer of messaging queue for Video Analytics - Insight into project kind of Video Library where admins should be able to upload videos and the end users should be able to search inside the transcriptions of the videos.

Compute Engine Jan. 21, 2019

Overview of Elastigroup for Google Cloud - How Elastigroup works with Google Cloud.

Big Data Compute Engine Jan. 7, 2019

Deploying PySpark ML Model on Google Compute Engine as a REST API - Step-by-step tutorial on Deploying PySpark ML Model on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Jan. 7, 2019

Using JupyterLab from Google Cloud - Tutorial on how to use Jupyter on Google Cloud from within your web browser, without a ssh connection.

Cloud Build Compute Engine DevOps Terraform Jan. 7, 2019

Deploy Private Docker Registry on GCP with Nexus, Terraform and Packer - Article describes how to deploy Sonatype Nexus OSS 3 on Google Cloud Platform and how to create a private Docker hosted repository to store your Docker images and other build artifacts (maven, npm and pypi, etc).

Compute Engine Docker NodeJS Dec. 31, 2018

Dockerizing and auto scaling Node.js on Google Cloud - How to dockerize a Node.js server for hosting in Google Cloud.

Compute Engine Dec. 24, 2018

Cloud HPC 2018-12: Google Cloud - Benchmarking cloud platforms for high-performance computing (HPC) applications in materials modeling.

Compute Engine GPU Dec. 17, 2018

Leveraging Google Compute Engine for Low-cost GPU Rendering (and Other Fun Exercises in Patience) - Low-cost GPU Rendering with Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine IAM Security Tutorial Dec. 17, 2018

How To Limit Access To Deep Learning VM to One User Only - Article explains how to limit access to a Deep Learning VM to only one user.

Compute Engine PHP Dec. 10, 2018

How to deploy Laravel on Google Compute Engine (on LINUX) - Steps to deploy Laravel on Google Compute Engine.

App Engine Compute Engine Dec. 10, 2018

Saving thousands, shifting from App to Compute Engine - Saving cost by migrating app from App Engine to Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Docker Dec. 3, 2018

Spin off an Email Server with Containers using Docker Compose on Google Cloud Platform (Debian 9 Stretch) - Article describes process of creating an email server on Google Cloud Platform.

Compute Engine NoSQL Nov. 19, 2018

Auto-healing MongoDB replication with Terraform - How to provision MongoDB replica set on GCP compute engine using Terraform that will be capable of self-healing in case of node failure.

Compute Engine Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Available first on Google Cloud: Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory - Alpha availability of virtual machines with 7TB of total memory utilizing Intel Optane DC persistent memory.

Compute Engine Oct. 29, 2018

Recommendations for IP address failover for high availability on Google Compute Engine - High availability approach for IP address failover on Google Compute Engine.

App Engine Compute Engine Oct. 29, 2018

Kotlin on Google Cloud Platform - Exploring Google App Engine and Google Compute Engine for deployment of Kotlin app.

Compute Engine Official Blog Oct. 22, 2018

Get more control over your Compute Engine resources with new Cloud IAM features - Introduction of two new Cloud IAM features, resource-level IAM and IAM conditions, to help better manage security and access control in Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Oct. 8, 2018

Google Compute Engine Now Has Images With PyTorch 1.0.0 and FastAi 1.0.2 - New image families for Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine GPU Tutorial Sept. 17, 2018

Semi-Managed Jupyter Lab With Access To Google Cloud Resources - Setting Jupyter Lab on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Machine Learning Sept. 17, 2018

DeepLearning Images Revision M7. Chainer 4.4.0. Jupyter No Longer Using Root. - New version of deep learning images for Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine DevOps Official Blog Sept. 10, 2018

How to deploy a TeamCity Continuous Integration solution to Google Cloud - Deploy TeamCity server on Google Compute Engine in order to achieve these advantages for your organization.

Compute Engine Firebase Python Sept. 3, 2018

Firebase: Using the Python Admin SDK on Google Cloud Functions - Deploy simple web service build using Python, Flask and Firebase Admin SDK with Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Sept. 3, 2018

Deep Learning Images for Google Compute Engine - Using Deep Learning images for Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

Performing VM mass migrations to Google Cloud with Velostrata - Using Velostrata for VM mass migrations to Google Cloud.

Compute Engine Aug. 13, 2018

How to rotate snapshots in windows using powershell for Google Cloud Platform - Using powershell to create daily incremental snapshots of GCE and cleanup old snapshots for easy management.

Cloud Storage Compute Engine Security Aug. 6, 2018

How to SignURL on GCE|GKE|anywhere without a key (locally, that is!) - Learn how to SignURL on GCE/GKE without a key.

Compute Engine Aug. 6, 2018

GCE DeepLearning Images As A Backend For Google Colaboratory - Using GCE images as Colab (Colaboratory Jupyter notebook environment) backend.

Compute Engine TensorFlow Aug. 6, 2018

TensorFlow GCE Deep Learning Images With Anaconda, HowTo - How to use our custom GCE binaries of TensorFlow within the Anaconda environment.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 30, 2018

Announcing resource-based pricing for Google Compute Engine - Pay-for-use in Compute Engine to reduce costs even further with resource-based pricing.

Compute Engine Python July 23, 2018

Using gcloud and Python Client Library with Google Compute Engine - How to use gcloud and Python Client Library with Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Official Blog July 23, 2018

Now shipping: ultramem machine types with up to 4TB of RAM - General availability of Google Compute Engine “ultramem” memory-optimized machine types with up to 4TB of RAM.

Compute Engine Machine Learning July 16, 2018

Provisioning a Docker based Deep Learning workspace on Google Compute Engine - How to set-up a Docker based Deep Learning workspace on Google Compute Engine

Compute Engine Stackdriver July 16, 2018

How to push serial console output logs to Stackdriver and set alerts in GCP - How to set alerts in GCP by pushing serial console output logs to Stackdriver.

Compute Engine July 16, 2018

Google Cloud Platform: Creating an Instance and Configuring DNS - Creating a standard Linux instance and walking through the steps to configure DNS.

Compute Engine July 9, 2018

Migrating Our ChatBot Training Logic From Colab To Google Cloud Engine - Migrating Our ChatBot Training Logic From Colab To Google Cloud Engine.

Compute Engine July 9, 2018

Are you really getting what you’re paying for on Google Cloud? Well… - Comparison of performance for shared and new sole tenancy at Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Stackdriver Tutorial July 9, 2018

How to push serial console output logs to Stackdriver and set alerts in GCP - Settings Stackdriver alerts based on serial console output.

Compute Engine Storage July 2, 2018

Tweaking Persistent Disk Performance - Explaining different types of persistent disks.

Compute Engine NodeJS Tutorial July 2, 2018

Setup Bitcoin Lightning Server on Google Cloud - This guide will walk you through setting up your Bitcoin full node, Lightning network node, and a MEAN stack server to interact securely with your node.

Compute Engine Official Blog Security June 25, 2018

Protect your Compute Engine resources with keys managed in Cloud Key Management Service - Beta functionality that you can use to further increase protection of your Compute Engine disks.

BigQuery Cloud Pub/Sub Compute Engine June 25, 2018

Infrastructure as Code with Terraform for Google Cloud - Using terraform for creating pubsub, compute engine and big-query resources in Google cloud.

Cloud Marketplace Compute Engine Tutorial June 25, 2018

Setting WordPress on Google Cloud Platform - How to setup WordPress on Google Cloud Platform.

Compute Engine Official Blog June 11, 2018

Introducing sole-tenant nodes for Google Compute Engine — when sharing isn’t an option - Beta availability of sole-tenant nodes on Google Compute Engine.

App Engine Cloud Functions Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine NodeJS Official Blog June 11, 2018

Time to “Hello, World”: VMs vs. containers vs. PaaS vs. FaaS - Build a “Hello, World” web application on each of GCP’s compute offerings—Google Compute Engine (VMs), Google Kubernetes Engine (containers), Google App Engine (PaaS), and Google Cloud Functions (FaaS).

Compute Engine GPU TensorFlow June 4, 2018

Installing Tensorflow-GPU with NVIDIA CUDA on a Google Cloud Platform VM instance - Using Tensorflow-GPU and NVIDIA CUDA configured VM instance on Google Cloud Platform.

Compute Engine GPU TensorFlow June 4, 2018

Setting up a Google Cloud instance for Deep Learning - How to set-up a Google Cloud instance for Deep Learning.

Compute Engine Docker June 4, 2018

Google Cloud Platform as Jupyter server - Setting Jupyter server on Google Compute Engine with Docker.

Compute Engine May 28, 2018

Setup VM instance on Google Cloud Compute Engine - Setup Ubuntu 16.04 LEMP server with VestaCP on GCE.

Compute Engine NodeJS May 28, 2018

Manage Google Compute Engine with Node.js - An Intro to the Node.js Client Library for Compute Engine.

Beginner Compute Engine May 28, 2018

Google Cloud cheatsheet: share VM images - How to share VM images on GCP.

Compute Engine Official Blog May 21, 2018

Introducing ultramem Google Compute Engine machine types - Beta availability of a new family of Google Compute Engine machine types called n1-ultramem which allows you to provision VMs with up to 160 vCPUs and nearly 4TB of RAM.

Compute Engine DevOps Official Blog May 14, 2018

Using Jenkins on Google Compute Engine for distributed builds - Compute Engine Plugin, helping you to provision, configure and scale Jenkins build environments on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

BigQuery Compute Engine May 14, 2018

Automatically Storing Tweets in BigQuery using Google’s Compute Engine and Twitter’s Search API - Storing Tweets in BigQuery using GCE and Twitter’s Search API.

Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 7, 2018

Expanding our GPU portfolio with NVIDIA Tesla V100 - NVIDIA Tesla V100 GPUs are now publicly available in beta on Compute Engine and Kubernetes Engine, and NVIDIA Tesla P100 GPUs are now generally available.

Compute Engine Security May 7, 2018

How to Make Your Google Cloud Platform project more secure: GCE Network Security - Using network-level protection tools available for your Google Compute Engine instances.

Compute Engine April 30, 2018

How Disruptive is Google Compute Engine *Live* Migration? - Google Compute Engine offers a really unique technology called “Live Migration” which keeps your instances running even when a host undergo downtime such as during software or hardware update.

Compute Engine DevOps April 23, 2018

Creating GCE Instances with Knife - How to Create GCE Instances with Chef's Knife-Google plug-in.

Compute Engine April 16, 2018

Setting up a game server using Nakama on Google Compute Engine, part 3 - Setting up a game server using Nakama on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine April 16, 2018

Container-Optimized OS - Using Container-Optimized OS (COS) which is based on Chromium OS.

Compute Engine April 9, 2018

Google Compute Engine — exploded view of the create instance dialog - Exploded view of create dialog for Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine March 26, 2018

Setting up a game server using Nakama on Google Compute Engine, part 1 - Learn how to setup open source server Nakama on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine March 26, 2018

Setting up a game server using Nakama on Google Compute Engine, part 2 - Learn how to setup Nakama game server on GCE.

Compute Engine Official Blog March 26, 2018

Easy HPC clusters on GCP with Slurm - Explore how you can easily manage HPC clusters on GCP with Slurm which is a leading open-source HPC workload manager.

AWS Compute Engine Google Cloud Platform March 26, 2018

AWS vs GCP vs on-premises CPU performance comparison - Article goes through process of AWS vs GCP vs on-premises CPU performance comparison.

Advanced Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine March 19, 2018

Deploy a webapp with GKE and GCE ingress with IP restriction - Learn how to deploy a webapp with GKE and GCE ingress with ip restriction.

.NET Compute Engine March 19, 2018

Deploying Microsoft Bot Framework app in Google Cloud! - Example of deploying .NET application to Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Security March 12, 2018

How to setup SSL Certificate for Click to Deploy WordPress on GCP - Learn how to setup SSL Certificate for WordPress on GCP.

Compute Engine March 12, 2018

How to get into Google Cloud and Install a Nginx + PHP-FPM + MariaDB High Performance WordPress Site - Learn installing WordPress Site with Nginx and MariaDB.

Compute Engine March 5, 2018

Reduce Google Compute Engine costs by 60% with Zorya — GCE Instance Scheduler - Zorya is an open source software that you can run on your own Google Cloud Platform account which will allow you to configure the schedule for your Google Compute Engine instances and establish a policy based across all of your organization’s projects.

Compute Engine Docker March 5, 2018

Setup an nginx-based webserver for multiple websites on Google Cloud Platform with Docker and Let’s Encrypt auto-updates - Know how to setup an nginx-based webserver on Google Cloud Platform with Docker.

Compute Engine Python Tutorial March 5, 2018

An Ideal Data Science Environment on a Google Virtual Machine - Setting up data science computing environment (Python stack) on a Google Compute Engine virtual machine.

Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 26, 2018

Managing your Compute Engine instances just got easier - Learn about a new feature called instance templates, that helps creating instances from existing instance templates, and creating instance templates based on existing VM instances.

Compute Engine Feb. 26, 2018

Google Compute Engine SSH Browser Options - Overiew of interesting features when connecting to Google Compute Engine from browser through SSH.

Compute Engine Feb. 26, 2018

HTTP to HTTPS using Google Cloud Load Balancer - Explore basics of Google Cloud Load Balancer (GCLB).

Compute Engine Feb. 19, 2018

96 vCPU Compute Engine instances are now generally available - General availability of Compute Engine machine types with 96 vCPUs and up to 624 GB of memory.

Compute Engine Feb. 12, 2018

How I created a secure, WordPress Multisite with a CDN for $1 a month - Learn to create a secure, WordPress Multisite with a CDN for $1 a month using Google Compute, Cloudflare.

Compute Engine Feb. 12, 2018

Coordinating VM Clusters with Google Compute Engine’s Metadata Server - Learn how to coordinate VM Clusters with Google Compute Engine’s Metadata Server

Compute Engine IAM Feb. 12, 2018

Setting Access Scope of Google Cloud VM instances - Quick note on setting access scope of Google Cloud VM instance.

Compute Engine Dialogflow Docker Jan. 29, 2018

How I got my Google Home To Send Texts - Step by step tutorial to create Google Home application which sends texts.

Cloud Storage Compute Engine Dec. 25, 2017

One year of Cloud Performance Atlas - Top 5 topics which were the most useful from performance series.

Beginner Compute Engine Dec. 25, 2017

Getting started with Google Compute Engine: a guide to all the guides - Introductory text about Google Compute Engine with resources.

Compute Engine Tutorial Dec. 18, 2017

Running PostgreSQL on GCE Container VM - Step by step tutorial describing how to create and use persistent disk in container on Google Compute Engine.

Compute Engine Dec. 11, 2017

Finding the perfect VM config. - Some tips on how to select optimal configuration of Google Compute Engine machine

Compute Engine Docker Dec. 4, 2017

Introducing an easy way to deploy containers on Google Compute Engine virtual machines - Easily deploying container on Google Compute Engine is currently in Beta.

Compute Engine Dec. 4, 2017

Saving money with Preemptive VMs - For specific use cases Preemptive VMs can save significant amount of $$$.

Compute Engine GPU Nov. 27, 2017

New lower prices for GPUs and preemptible Local SSDs

Compute Engine Nov. 20, 2017

Skylake processors now available in seven regions - Intel's Skylake processors are now available in few more regions.

Compute Engine Nov. 20, 2017

The 3 use-cases taking advantage of per-second billing model - 3 cases where per second billing makes sense.

Compute Engine Nov. 20, 2017

Connecting to GCP compute instance via SecureCRT on Windows - Step by step process of connecting to Google Compute Engine instance from Windows.

Compute Engine Python Nov. 20, 2017

Intel Performance Libraries and Python Distribution enhance performance and scaling of Intel® Xeon® Scalable (‘Skylake’) processors on GCP - To use full potential of Skylake processors, you can use specific libraries.

Compute Engine Google Cloud Platform Nov. 20, 2017

Announcing integration of Altair HPC applications with Google Cloud - New partnership with Altair offers possibility to launch High Performance Applications on Google Cloud Platform.

Compute Engine Oct. 23, 2017

21 new open-source solutions available from Google Cloud Launcher - Favorite open source solutions are available with one click

Compute Engine Oct. 16, 2017

GCP adds support for multiple network interfaces - Now is possible to provision up to eight network interfaces on a single VM instance.

Cloud SQL Compute Engine Oct. 16, 2017

Deploying Mantis Bug Tracker on Google Cloud Platform - Description of deploying and setting Mantis bug tracker on Google Compute Engine and Google Cloud SQL.

Compute Engine Oct. 9, 2017

Now shipping: Compute Engine machine types with up to 96 vCPUs and 624GB of memory - VMs are getting bigger and bigger.

Compute Engine Oct. 2, 2017

Introducing nested virtualization for Google Compute Engine - In other words, run one or more virtual machines inside a Compute Engine Linux virtual machine - VMs inside of VMs

Compute Engine Sept. 25, 2017

Committed use discounts for Google Compute Engine now generally available - Committed use discounts are ideal for predictable, steady-state use of Google Compute Engine instances. They require no upfront payments and allow you to purchase a specific number of vCPUs and a total amount of memory for up to 57% off normal prices.

Compute Engine GPU Sept. 25, 2017

Introducing faster GPUs for Google Compute Engine - New NVIDIA P100 GPUs are introduced as well as sustained discount for GPUs

Compute Engine Sept. 25, 2017

Scaled VM: Quick Walkthrough - 4 articles on how to set up scalable VMs

Compute Engine GPU Python Sept. 18, 2017

Jupyter+Keras+ Nvidia Docker with GPU on Google Cloud in an instant - Kit to create an environment with Jupyter notebook, Keras and Nvidia docker with GPU on google cloud

Cloud Bigtable Cloud Storage Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Sept. 18, 2017

Using OpenTSDB to Monitor Time-Series Data on Cloud Platform - This tutorial describes how to collect, record, and monitor time-series data on Google Cloud Platform using OpenTSDB running on Google Container Engine and Google Cloud Bigtable.

Compute Engine Sept. 11, 2017

Meet Compute Engine’s new managed instance group updater - The updater is in beta and fully integrated into managed instance groups, making it easier than ever to update the software on your instances, patch and update them, and roll out staged and test deployments

Compute Engine Sept. 11, 2017

Launch Your Blog on Google Cloud - Tutorial about setting Wordpress on Google Compute Engine using Bitnami image

Compute Engine Sept. 11, 2017

Instance file storages and file sharing on Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform - Comparison of disks and their properties on Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform

Compute Engine Networking Aug. 28, 2017

The Bandwidth Delay Problem - How adjusting TCP window sizes influence server bandwidth

Compute Engine Aug. 14, 2017

Announcing price cuts on Local SSDs for on-demand and preemptible instances - Pay up to 63% less for Local solid-state disks (SSDs)

Compute Engine TensorFlow Aug. 14, 2017

Creating an Object Detection Application Using TensorFlow - This tutorial describes how to install and run an object detection application using Tensorflow model on Google Compute Engine

Compute Engine GPU Aug. 7, 2017

Google Cloud Platform at SIGGRAPH 2017 - Related mostly to ZYNC Render Service

Compute Engine Aug. 7, 2017

Profiling GCP’s Load Balancers - Analyzing performance of different Load Balancers on Google Compute Engine

Compute Engine July 31, 2017

Three steps to Compute Engine startup-time bliss: Google Cloud Performance Atlas - Tracking and improving boot time for Google Compute Engine VMs

Compute Engine Networking July 31, 2017

Internal IP vs External IP Performance - Bottom line: be careful to make requests to your VMs via internal IP, not externa

Compute Engine July 24, 2017

Compute Engine — identifying your disks - Quick tip how to use device-name field when attaching disk to VM to have clearer preview

Compute Engine July 24, 2017

Core count and the Egress problem - How number of virtual cores in Google Compute Engine VM affects network egress limit

Business Compute Engine July 24, 2017

Using GCP for massive drug discovery virtual screening - Silicon Therapeutics is company, which is applying computational methods in the context of complex biochemical problems relevant in human biology on Google Cloud Platform

Compute Engine Docker July 17, 2017

DNA Sequence Alignment as a Cloud Service - Creating auto scaling solution for DNA analysis with Google Compute Engine Instance groups

Compute Engine Networking July 17, 2017

Fixing regional networking performance - Setting multi regional Google Compute Engine instances

App Engine Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine July 10, 2017

Choosing the right compute option in GCP: a decision tree - Using decision tree to choose right compute product on Google Cloud Platform

Compute Engine GPU TensorFlow July 10, 2017

Jupyter + Tensorflow + Nvidia GPU + Docker + Google Compute Engine

Business Compute Engine June 26, 2017

Google Compute Engine ranked #1 in price-performance by Cloud Spectator - Cloud Spectator, an independent benchmarking and consulting agency, has released a new comparative benchmarking study that ranks Google Cloud #1 for price-performance and block storage performance against AWS, Microsoft Azure and IBM SoftLayer.

Compute Engine June 12, 2017

Baking with Packer in Google Cloud - Creating Packer images for Google Cloud Platform

Compute Engine Docker GPU TensorFlow June 12, 2017

Jupyter + Tensorflow + Nvidia GPU + Docker + Google Compute Engine - Running Jupiter notebooks with GPUs and Docker

Compute Engine May 29, 2017

How we got the most from our build boxes on Google Cloud Platform and also saved money - Running auto scaling Jenkins jobs on Google Compute Engine

Compute Engine May 29, 2017

Improving GCE boot times with custom images - Tips and tricks how to improve Google Compute Engine boot time

Compute Engine May 29, 2017

Hosting multiple websites on Single Google Cloud Compute Engine

Compute Engine May 29, 2017

Faster Compute Engine boot time with custom images

Compute Engine May 22, 2017

Understanding and Profiling GCE cold-boot time - In depth explanation of Google Compute Engine instance boot time, what has effect and what not

Compute Engine May 15, 2017

Compute Engine machine types with up to 64 vCPUs now ready for your production workloads - Biggest VM with 64 virtual CPUs and 416 GB RAM is generally available

Compute Engine May 15, 2017

Running Chaos Monkey on Spinnaker / Google Compute Engine - Chaos Monkey is a service that randomly terminates VM instances and containers–these frequent failures promote the creation of resilient services.

Compute Engine Docker May 8, 2017

Autoscaling Gitlab-CI builds on preemptible Google-Cloud instances

Compute Engine GPU May 8, 2017

GCP + GPUs + Kubernetes (and Tensorflow) - How to setup up Kubernetes GPU cluster with juju program on Google Cloud Platform

Compute Engine Stackdriver May 1, 2017

Better VM Rightsizing Recommendations with the Stackdriver Agent - Using Stackdriver agent to monitor Virtual Machine, more precise metrics for size of CPU and RAM can be gained.

Compute Engine May 1, 2017

High Availability in GCE

Compute Engine April 24, 2017

220,000 cores and counting: MIT math professor breaks record for largest ever Compute Engine job - Biggest job (in terms of number of cores) done in the cloud

Compute Engine April 24, 2017

Building high-performance, scalable VM environments with Google Compute Engine

Compute Engine April 24, 2017

Supercharge performance using GPUs in the cloud

Compute Engine April 10, 2017

How to Install the ELK Stack on Google Cloud Platform - Step by step tutorial about how to install ElasticSearch on Google Compute Engine

App Engine Compute Engine April 10, 2017

Cloud Performance Atlas - Short video series about optimizing startup time for Google App Engine and Google Compute Engine

Compute Engine April 3, 2017

Optimizing costs for Google Cloud Platform — Part 1 - One possibility to reduce costs for VMs is to either use custom or preemptible machine types

Compute Engine TensorFlow April 3, 2017

Containerized Jupyter notebooks on GPU on Google Cloud - Step by step tutorial about how to set up Jupyter on GPU / GCE instances using Docker

Compute Engine March 27, 2017

Running Jupyter notebooks on GPU on Google Cloud - Step by step tutorial of how to set up Compute VM with GPUs and use it in Jupyter notebook

BigQuery Compute Engine Machine Learning March 27, 2017

Analyzing data with BigQuery and Machine Learning APIs (Forecast the Dutch elections based on social media presence) - Getting data from Twitter, using Translate API to translate from Dutch to English so that Natural Language API can be used. All with Javascript

Compute Engine March 6, 2017

Datera’s Elastic Data Fabric running in the Google Compute Platform

Compute Engine Feb. 27, 2017

Google Cloud Platform is the first cloud provider to offer Intel Skylake - Intel's processors Skylake now available on Google Cloud Platform which brings improved performance for demanding calculations

Compute Engine Feb. 27, 2017

GPUs are now available for Google Compute Engine and Cloud Machine Learning - GPUs are finally available on Google Cloud Platform. Up to 8 GPU's per GCE VM, with 0.7$ per hour/GPU

Compute Engine Feb. 27, 2017

Three steps to help secure Elasticsearch on Google Cloud Platform - Some of best practices of how to improve Elasticsearch security

Cloud SQL Compute Engine

Pega workflow automation: Simplifying Google's network, and ready for your GCP workloads - Deploying Pega Platform Using Compute Engine and Cloud SQL.

Compute Engine Official Blog

New for Persistent Disk and Compute Engine: Control the storage location of your disk snapshots - With new snapshot feature in beta, you can now specify storage location of your disk snapshots for GCE.

 

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