Tag: Official Blog

Cloud Functions Official Blog June 22, 2021

Learn Cloud Functions in a snap! - Cloud Functions is a fully managed event-driven serverless function-as-a-service (FaaS). It is a small piece of code that runs in response to an event. Because it is fully managed, developers can just write the code and deploy it without worrying about managing the servers or scaling up/down with traffic spikes.

Cloud SQL Official Blog June 22, 2021

Cloud SQL extends PostgreSQL 9.6 version support beyond end-of-life - Plan your upgrade without stress with at least one year of support for PostgreSQL 9.6 on Cloud SQL.

DevOps Official Blog SRE June 22, 2021

Are we there yet? Thoughts on assessing an SRE team’s maturity - Examining the key indicators that signal a mature SRE team.

Cloud Composer Cloud Dataflow Cloud Dataproc Official Blog June 22, 2021

Orchestrating your data workloads in Google Cloud - The Data Orchestration is becoming more important as workflows expand and become more complex on the Cloud. This blog touches on how to tackle data orchestration in GCP using Cloud Composer!

HPC Official Blog June 22, 2021

Expanding access to quantum today for a better tomorrow - You can gain access to IonQ’s trapped-ion quantum computer is available through the Google Cloud Marketplace.

Cloud SQL Official Blog June 22, 2021

How to get the most from Cloud SQL for SQL Server - Better understand when and how to use Google Cloud’s managed SQL Server offering with these best practices.

Event GCP Certification Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 22, 2021

New training helps you get started with GKE—for free! - At Cloud OnBoard and beyond, learn why and how to use Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) as your business’s container orchestration platform.

Anthos Official Blog June 22, 2021

From multiple clouds to multicloud: Key factors that influence success - There’s a difference between running on multiple clouds and having a multicloud strategy -- Google Cloud can help.

Anthos Official Blog June 22, 2021

Expanding partner solutions at the network edge - Google Cloud’s Anthos for Telecom initiative plus the availability of 5G lets our partners run their apps on Anthos, at the edge.

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.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 22, 2021

Build a platform with KRM: Part 2 - How the Kubernetes resource model works - The Kubernetes API is a powerful declarative engine for your configuration. Learn how to deploy resources, and how to set up Continuous Deployment for your Kubernetes environment.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 22, 2021

Up or out—or both: A simple framework for plotting your cloud migration - When migrating applications to Google Cloud, it helps to think about whether you are moving “up” or “out.” A new whitepaper explains.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless June 22, 2021

Cloud Run: A story of serverless containers - Mindful Containers is a fictitious company that is creating containerized microservice applications. They need a fully managed compute environment for deploying and scaling serverless containerized microservices. So, they are considering Cloud Run.

Apache Beam Cloud Dataflow GCP Experience Official Blog June 22, 2021

Creating custom financial indices with Dataflow and Apache Beam - How CME Group and Google Cloud built an index publication pipeline to glean the sort of real time value insights today’s financial firms require.

Official Blog Security June 22, 2021

Cloud CISO Perspectives: June 2021 - Google Cloud CISO Phil Venables shares his thoughts on ransomware, software supply chains, and RSA retrospectives.

Infrastructure Official Blog SAP June 22, 2021

2 ways to migrate your SAP HANA database to Google Cloud - Learn two methods for moving your current SAP environment unchanged onto Google Cloud as a lift and shift or rehost.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog June 22, 2021

Improved accessibility in the Maps JavaScript API - Today I’m sharing some recent work by the Google Maps Platform JavaScript team focused on improving accessibility in the Maps JavaScript API. Last year we began a renewed effort to become more accessible ‘out of the box’, and to provide more hooks for developers to make accessible experiences.

Anthos Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 22, 2021

Streamline your application migration journey with Migrate for Anthos and GKE - Migrate for Anthos allows developers to take existing VM-based workloads running on Linux or Windows and move them easily to either GKE or Anthos clusters.

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.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog June 22, 2021

Dataproc best practices guide - Best practices for Storage, Compute and Operations when using Dataproc for running Hadoop- or Spark-based workloads.

Firebase Official Blog June 14, 2021

Accelerate Your App Development with Firebase Extensions - Firebase Extensions allow you to add pre-built and tested functionality with just a few clicks.

BigQuery Data Analytics Monitoring Official Blog June 14, 2021

Monitoring BigQuery reservations and slot utilization with INFORMATION_SCHEMA - BigQuery Reservations help manage your BigQuery workloads. Learn how to use BigQuery’s INFORMATION_SCHEMA system tables to create the System Tables Reports Dashboard.

Official Blog June 14, 2021

How BBVA is using Cloud SQL for it’s next generation IT initiatives - BBVA prioritizes managed services for speed, ease of maintenance, and centralized control features. Learn how Cloud SQL fits perfectly within that strategy.

Event Official Blog June 14, 2021

Join us: Google Workspace for the Public Sector Sector events - Google Workspace helps the public sector tap into tools to improve collaboration, supercharge workflows, and accelerate innovation.

Cloud Security Command Center GCP Experience Official Blog June 14, 2021

How Zebra Technologies manages security & risk using Security Command Center - SCC provides visibility that helps Zebra Technologies manage security and risk in their cloud environment.

Infrastructure Official Blog June 14, 2021

All about cables: A guide to posts on our infrastructure under the sea - All posts on Google’s global subsea cable system in one handy location.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog June 14, 2021

Why you need to explain machine learning models - Why explainable AI (XAI) is essential to widespread AI adoption, common XAI methods, and how Google Cloud can help.

Apache Beam BigQuery Cloud Dataflow Official Blog June 14, 2021

How to detect machine-learned anomalies in real-time foreign exchange data - Model the expected distribution of financial technical indicators to detect anomalies and show when the Relative Strength Indicator is unreliable.

Kubernetes Official Blog June 14, 2021

Build a platform with KRM: Part 1 - What’s in a platform? - Building an extensible, secure developer platform is hard. This post introduces how to use Kubernetes and its declarative resource model as the foundation for your platform.

Cloud Operations Official Blog June 14, 2021

Multi-Project Cloud Monitoring made easier - We're providing more flexibility in Cloud Monitoring by replacing Workspaces with Metrics Scopes. Metrics Scopes handle all of the same operational tasks as the previous construct, and you can associate a project with multiple Metrics Scopes.

Data Analytics Official Blog June 14, 2021

New This Month: From leadership in real-time streaming to intelligent data fabric and analytics exchanges - May was a very busy month for data analytics product innovation. If you didn’t have the chance to attend our inaugural Data Cloud Summit, video replays of all our sessions are now available so feel free to watch them at your own pace.

Infrastructure Official Blog June 14, 2021

Hola, South America! Announcing the Firmina subsea cable - The new Firmina subsea cable will run from the eastern U.S. to Argentina, and will be the world’s longest cable cable powered by a single power source.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog June 14, 2021

How BIG is Cloud Bigtable? - “Building an application that needs low latency and high throughput?” You will need a database that can scale for a large number of reads and writes. Cloud Bigtable is designed to handle just that.

Official Blog VMware Engine June 14, 2021

Google Cloud VMware Engine now HIPAA compliant - VMware customers looking to move to the cloud can now build a HIPAA-compliant architecture with Google Cloud VMware Engine.

Google Kubernetes Engine Networking Official Blog June 14, 2021

Introducing container-native Cloud DNS: Global DNS for Kubernetes - The new container-native Cloud DNS integrates Cloud DNS with Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) to provide in-cluster Service and Pod DNS resolution.

Cloud Asset Inventory Official Blog June 14, 2021

New Cloud Asset Inventory capabilities help assess your Google Cloud environment - Analyze access, assess anomalies, identify insights and discover assets.

Official Blog Windows June 14, 2021

Simulate your Microsoft and Windows modernization journey with these demos - See for yourself how Google Cloud supports Windows virtual machines and containers at our online Microsoft and Windows on Google Cloud Demo Center.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 14, 2021

Leveraging Google geospatial AI to prepare for climate resilience - Google Cloud's environmental initiatives.

Kubernetes Official Blog June 14, 2021

Intro to Kf: Cloud Foundry apps on Kubernetes - While many companies are writing brand-new Kubernetes-based applications, it’s still quite common to find companies who want to migrate existing workloads. A common source platform for these applications is Cloud Foundry. However, getting an existing Cloud Foundry application running on Kubernetes can be non-trivial, especially if you want to avoid making code changes in your applications, or taking on big process changes across teams. That is, if you’re not using Kf to do a lot of that heavy lifting for you.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog June 14, 2021

Google Dataflow is a Leader in The 2021 Forrester Wave™: Streaming Analytics - Forrester gave Dataflow a score of 5 out of 5 across 12 different criteria in its 2021 Forrester Wave: Streaming Analytics.

Java NodeJS Official Blog Python June 14, 2021

Node, Python and Java repositories now available in Artifact Registry - Expanded language support lets you store Java, Node and Python artifacts in Artifact Registry, for a more secure software supply chain.

Machine Learning Official Blog Vertex AI June 14, 2021

AI Simplified: Managing ML data sets with Vertex AI - Learn how to create and manage data sets for training machine learning models in Vertex AI.

Cloud Operations GCP Experience Official Blog SRE June 14, 2021

How Lowe’s meets customer demand with Google SRE practices - Lowe’s has adopted Google SRE practices to help developer and operations teams keep up with ecommerce demand.

Official Blog June 14, 2021

Four steps to scale your quantitative investment research - Cloud-based technologies like data analytics, AI, Kubernetes and more can lead to better, faster investment research workflows for portfolio managers and researchers.

GKE Autopilot Official Blog June 14, 2021

Google Cloud {Code_Love_Hack} Winners! - This blog will recaps the hackathon, recognize the great winners, and provide a diverse array of use cases for GKE Autopilot and Cloud Code.

Firebase Official Blog June 7, 2021

Expanding Crashlytics Support for Apple Platforms

Firebase Official Blog June 7, 2021

Firebase Realtime Database Launches in Singapore - Besides USA and Belgium, Realtime Database is available in Singapore.

Cloud Security Command Center Official Blog June 7, 2021

Security Command Center now supports CIS 1.1 benchmarks and granular access control - Apply fine-grained access control and compare your security posture against industry best practices with new Security Command Center capabilities.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog June 7, 2021

Tips for migrating from MySQL to Cloud Spanner - Despite helpful tools like HarbourBridge, database migrations are never trivial. Here are a few things to pay attention to when migrating from MySQL to Spanner, and how to update your application logic to address them.

GCP Experience Official Blog June 7, 2021

How Mr. Cooper is using AI to increase speed and accuracy for mortgage processing - Learn how Google Cloud helped Mr. Cooper build a next generation, AI powered platform to process mortgage documents at tremendous scale.

Official Blog TensorFlow Vertex AI June 7, 2021

Serve a TensorFlow Hub model in Google Cloud with Vertex AI - Make open-source TensorFlow Hub models ready for production by hosting them with Google Cloud's Vertex AI.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 7, 2021

Jumpstart your journey developing on GKE - This e-book will be a reference guide for new GKE developers, telling the end-to-end story of the developer journey, covering all stages of building applications with Kubernetes: code, CI/CD, run, operate and manage. This blog will be a way of launching this key asset.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Vertex AI June 7, 2021

5 ways Vertex Vizier hyperparameter tuning improves ML models - Get a quick tutorial on how Vertex Vizier hyperparameter tuning can improve the quality of your ML models.

Beginner Cloud Firestore Firebase Official Blog June 7, 2021

Cloud Firestore explained: for users who never used Firestore before - A breakdown of some of the database basics, terms you should know, what Firestore is, how it works, how it stores data, and how to get started using it with the assumption that you don’t have any existing database knowledge.

Official Blog Vertex AI June 7, 2021

Streamline your ML training workflow with Vertex AI - Many of us have used a local computing environment for machine learning (ML). For some problems, a local environment is more than enough. Plus, there's a lot of flexibility. Install Python, install JupyterLab, and go!

Networking Official Blog Traffic Director June 7, 2021

Zero-trust managed security for services with Traffic Director - By integrating Traffic Director with CA Service, you can easily manage certificates for apps running on Google Kubernetes Engine.

Beginner Cloud Spanner Official Blog June 7, 2021

What is Cloud Spanner? - Want a relational database that scales globally? Learn all about Cloud Spanner.

Cloud SQL Official Blog June 7, 2021

Introducing logical replication and decoding for Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL - Check out new logical replication and decoding features for CloudSQL for PostgreSQL, enabling change data capture (CDC) for fast performance and improved use of data analytics pipelines.

BigQuery Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog June 7, 2021

PedidosYa: BigQuery reduced our total cost per query by 5x - Online food ordering app switches to Google Cloud, speeds up deployment 3x and cuts costs per query 5x.

DevOps Official Blog SRE June 7, 2021

DevOps on Google Cloud: tools to speed up software development velocity - Google Cloud’s application development and continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) tools help ForgeRock developers stay productive.

AI HPC Machine Learning Official Blog TPU June 7, 2021

New Cloud TPU VMs make training your ML models on TPUs easier than ever - New Cloud TPU VMs let you run TensorFlow, PyTorch, and JAX workloads on TPU host machines, improving performance and usability, and reducing costs.

Anthos Official Blog May 31, 2021

Anthos 101 learning series: All the videos in one place - In under an hour, you’ll learn how Anthos lets you develop, run and secure applications across your hybrid and multicloud environments.

Eventarc Official Blog Workflows May 31, 2021

Integrating Eventarc and Workflows - Learn to implement hybrid architectures that combine choreography and orchestration through Eventarc and Workflows integration.

Cloud Logging Cloud Operations Official Blog May 31, 2021

Analyze your logs easier with log field analytics - When you’re troubleshooting, finding all the values in a specific field can help find deviations from the expected values and help refine your queries.

HPC Official Blog May 31, 2021

Never miss a tapeout: Faster chip design with Google Cloud - Augmenting on-premises chip design workflows with cloud-based capacity is a great way to speed up silicon workflows.

Networking Official Blog VMware Engine May 31, 2021

How to leverage global address resolution using Cloud DNS in Google Cloud VMware Engine - Google Cloud VMware Engine now supports global name resolution VMware management components including vCenter, NSX Manager and HCX Manager.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog May 31, 2021

Using New WebGL-powered Maps Features - Today, we’re going to give you a quick overview of the new WebGL-powered features of the Maps JavaScript API, so that you have all the knowledge you need to get started creating next generation mapping experiences.

Data Analytics Datashare Official Blog May 31, 2021

Introducing Datashare solution for financial services for licensed market data discovery, access and analytics on Google Cloud - Datashare brings together the entire capital markets ecosystem—data publishers, aggregators, and consumers—to exchange market data securely and easily.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog May 31, 2021

Cloud AI in the developer community - Cloud AI has been empowering not only enterprises, but also developer communities. See demos, tutorials and videos created by Google Developers Experts (GDEs) for learning Cloud AI.

BigQuery Data Analytics Datastream Official Blog May 31, 2021

Real-time Change Data Capture for data replication into BigQuery - Examples of using various integrations to BigQuery.

Network Connectivity Center Networking Official Blog May 31, 2021

Network Connectivity Center: Expanding SD-WAN’s reach with new partners - With Network Connectivity Center, you can connect your virtual appliances to a VPC using a native BGP.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog May 31, 2021

Faster Cloud Spanner migrations with HarbourBridge's Schema Assistant - Today we’re announcing the HarbourBridge Schema Assistant, which provides a guided schema-design workflow for migrating from MySQL or PostgreSQL to Spanner. HarbourBridge imports dump files (from mysqldump or pg_dump) or directly connects to your source database, and converts the source database schema to an equivalent Spanner schema.

Datastream Official Blog May 31, 2021

Using Datastream to unify data for machine learning and analytics - Datastream is a serverless change data capture (CDC) and replication service that is easy to use and addresses these challenges.

Datastream Official Blog May 31, 2021

Migrate from Oracle to PostgreSQL with minimal downtime with Datastream - This Oracle to PostgreSQL toolkit makes migration easier and minimizes downtime thanks to Datastream.

Analytics Hub Data Analytics Official Blog May 31, 2021

Introducing Analytics Hub: secure and scalable sharing for data and analytics - Analytics Hub makes data sharing across organizations secure and easy.

Data Analytics Official Blog May 31, 2021

New Google Cloud innovations to unify your data cloud - Google Cloud unveils news data analytics products and services to support open data cloud.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog May 31, 2021

Cloud Bigtable lifts SLA to 99.999% and adds new security features for regulated industries - 99.999% availability enables always-on apps and Customer-managed encryption keys (CMEK) give customers greater control over how their data is secured.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog May 31, 2021

Understanding Cloud Spanner performance metrics at scale with Key Visualizer - We are happy to announce the launch of Key Visualizer, a new interactive monitoring tool to analyze usage patterns in Spanner. It reveals trends and outliers in important performance and resource metrics for any size database.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog May 31, 2021

Cloud Spanner trims entry cost by 90%, offers sharper observability and easier querying - New instance sizing and pricing features mean Spanner can support new tasks like development, testing, and small production workloads.

Datastream Official Blog May 31, 2021

Unlock the power of change data capture and replication with new, serverless Datastream - Introducing a new change data capture (CDC) and replication service that works across heterogeneous databases, cloud and on-premises, for real-time analytics.

Cloud Dataflow Official Blog May 31, 2021

Dataflow Prime: bring unparalleled efficiency and radical simplicity to big data processing - Create even better data pipelines with Dataflow Prime, coming to Preview in Q3 2021.

Data Analytics Dataplex Official Blog May 31, 2021

Introducing Dataplex—an intelligent data fabric for analytics at scale - Dataplex unifies distributed data to help automate data management and power analytics at scale.

Official Blog SRE May 31, 2021

Four steps to jumpstarting your SRE practice - Once you have leadership buy-in, there are some things you can do to get the SRE ball rolling, fast.

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.

Document AI GCP Experience Official Blog May 31, 2021

Roostify simplifies mortgage processing with Lending DocAI - Mortgage software provider Roostify reduces loan processing times with Google Cloud Lending DocAI.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 31, 2021

5 tips to maximize the Kubernetes developer experience with Cloud Code - GCP development can be very difficult, especially when trying to mangage complicated kubernetes infrastructure when you should be focused on ways to make coding easier. Cloud Code is the key to streamlining Kubernetes development.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog May 31, 2021

3x Dataflow Throughput with Auto Sharding for BigQuery - Google is launching Dataflow Auto Sharding - a new capability that enables users to get increased performance when writing to Big Query in Dataflow. With Auto sharding, Dataflow automatically sets the number of shards for Big Query sink without manual user work.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 31, 2021

Google Cloud launches from Google I/O 2021 - Learn about the key Google Cloud launches from Google I/O 2021.

Official Blog VM Manager May 31, 2021

VM Manager simplifies compliance with OS configuration management Preview - A new version of OS configuration management within VM Manager makes it easier to manage large fleets of Compute Engine virtual machines.

Apigee Official Blog May 31, 2021

Simplifying API operations with AI as you scale your API programs - Apigee X seamlessly weaves together Google Cloud’s expertise in AI, security and networking to help you efficiently build and manage APIs at scale.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog May 31, 2021

Missed Google I/O? Here’s the Latest from Google Maps Platform - This year marked the first ever virtual Google I/O, and even though we couldn’t be together in person, we appreciated getting the chance to still connect with our developer community around the world. Whether you spent hours in our virtual dome in Google I/O Adventure, or could only make it to a few sessions, not to worry. We’re here with a quick recap of everything Google Maps Platform from Google I/O 2021.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog May 31, 2021

Have a cool summer with BigQuery user-friendly SQL - We are pleased to announce three categories of BigQuery user-friendly SQL launches: Powerful Analytics Features, Flexible Schema Handling, and New Geospatial Tools.

Cloud Dataflow Cloud Spanner Official Blog May 31, 2021

Testing Dataflow pipelines with the Cloud Spanner emulator - Existing Dataflow pipelines that are configured to work with Cloud Spanner can be tested with the emulator. This allows for easy offline testing of existing pipelines without connecting to the actual Spanner backend.

Billing Official Blog May 24, 2021

Keep your budgets flexible with configurable budget periods - Automation makes managing budgets easier and the Budget API now supports configurable budget time periods for even more flexibility!

Anthos Official Blog May 24, 2021

Anthos in depth: All the posts in our hybrid and multicloud development series - Anthos In Depth blog series put together in one place so you can get the most from our modern application platform.

Official Blog Security May 24, 2021

Best practices to protect your organization against ransomware threats - Ransomware attacks are growing in frequency and sophistication. Create a foundation to protect yourself from them with these five strategic pillars.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Public Datasets May 24, 2021

Discover datasets to enrich your analytics and AI initiatives - Discover and access datasets and pre-built dataset solutions from Google, or public and commercial data providers.

Official Blog May 24, 2021

Follow your org’s app dev best practices with Cloud Code custom samples - By creating a Cloud Code custom samples repository for your developers, they can easily find recommended application samples on which to base their apps.

Business Data Analytics Official Blog May 24, 2021

Transforming your business with the data cloud - Accelerate your business transformation with the data cloud.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Public Datasets May 24, 2021

Datasets for Google Cloud: Introducing our new reference architecture - Get a deep dive on the new reference architecture we built that offers a more streamlined data onboarding process for the Google Cloud Public Datasets Program.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 24, 2021

Forrester names Google Cloud a Leader in Unstructured Data Security Platforms - Google Cloud received the highest possible score in many categories and led the field in the Forrester Wave for Unstructured Data Security Platforms.

Business Official Blog May 24, 2021

Google Cloud’s contribution to an environment of trust and transparency in Europe - The Belgian Data Protection Authority has approved a new Cloud Code of Conduct, and Google Cloud is among the first cloud providers to adopt it.

HPC Official Blog May 24, 2021

Improving NCCL performance for cloud ML applications - How to optimize Google Cloud infrastructure to minimize deep learning training times with distributed/multi-node synchronous training using NCCL.

Business Official Blog May 24, 2021

Google Cloud Research Innovators drive scientific advances on the cloud - Announcement of inaugural cohort of 31 Google Cloud Research Innovators, spanning 30 institutions and 8 countries across both industry and academia.

Firewall Insights Official Blog May 24, 2021

Take control of your firewall rules with Firewall Insights - Firewall Insights creates visibility into your firewall rule set so you can organize the chaos and end the headache of managing them.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog May 24, 2021

Google Maps Platform Announcements from Google I/O 2021 - A recap the latest news about Google Maps Platform, fresh from the developer keynote.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Vertex AI May 24, 2021

Google Cloud unveils Vertex AI, one platform, every ML tool you need - Google Cloud launches Vertex AI, a managed platform for experimentation, versioning and deploying ML models into production.

Infrastructure Official Blog May 24, 2021

With new geothermal project, it’s full steam ahead for 24/7 carbon-free energy - Google and Fervo are developing a next-generation geothermal power project, which will provide an “always-on” carbon-free resource for our data centers.

Cloud Operations Networking Official Blog VPC May 24, 2021

How to do network traffic analysis with VPC Flow Logs on Google Cloud - Scripts and tutorials to help with network traffic analysis using Google Cloud’s VPC Flow Logs.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Serverless May 24, 2021

Lower development costs: schedule Cloud SQL instances to start and stop - Learn the steps to configure your Cloud SQL instance to start and stop each workday using Cloud Functions, Cloud Pub/Sub, and Cloud Scheduler.

Data Analytics Official Blog May 24, 2021

How insurers can use severe storm data for dynamic pricing - Check out how insurance companies can use public datasets, like those from NOAA with storm data, to do predictive analytics and create better risk assessments.

Firebase Official Blog May 24, 2021

What’s new from Firebase at Google I/O 2021 - A list of Firebase updates.

Billing Official Blog May 17, 2021

Automate your budgeting with the Billing Budgets API - Budgets are ideal for visibility into your costs but they can become tedious to manually update. Using the Billing Budgets API you can automate updates and changes with your custom business logic!

GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog May 17, 2021

Costa Mesa Sanitary District improves manhole maintenance with machine learning - Learn how Costa Mesa Sanitary District is using machine learning to automate and streamline manhole maintenance.

Anthos Kubernetes Official Blog May 17, 2021

Introduction to modern application platform for enterprises - With cloud adoption and changing technology landscape enterprises want to understand the features required by an application platform that runs modern applications.

Event Official Blog May 17, 2021

The cloud developer’s guide to Google I/O 2021 - Learn about the most exciting cloud developer sessions, workshops, and meetups at Google I/O 2021.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless May 17, 2021

Next-generation serverless: three ways enterprises can benefit - The next-generation of serverless is about a whole lot more than just functions.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless May 17, 2021

Maximize your Cloud Run investments with new committed use discounts - Committed use discounts in Cloud Run enable predictable costs—and a substantial discount!

Official Blog May 17, 2021

Cloud CISO Perspectives: May 2021 - Google Cloud CISO Phil Venables shares his perspective on industry news as RSA 2021 approaches.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless May 17, 2021

4 new features to secure your Cloud Run services - We’re improving the security of your Cloud Run environment with things like support for Secret Manager and Binary Authorization.

Official Blog Terraform Workflows May 17, 2021

Deploying multi-YAML Workflows definitions with Terraform - Learn how to deploy workflows spread over multiple YAML files with Terraform.

BeyondCorp Official Blog Security May 17, 2021

Deliver zero trust on unmanaged devices with new BeyondCorp Enterprise protected profiles - Maintain your zero trust security standards while enabling remote workers to access what they need with the new protected profile.

Cloud Armor Official Blog May 17, 2021

Enhance DDoS protection & get predictable pricing with new Cloud Armor service - Protect yourself with the same technology that has protected Google from some of the largest cyber attacks ever reported.

Official Blog Translation API May 17, 2021

Translation API Advanced can translate business documents across 100+ languages - Google Cloud AI translation services now directly translate documents in formats such as Docx, PPTx, XLSx and PDF while preserving document formatting.

Anthos Official Blog May 17, 2021

How does Anthos simplify hybrid & multicloud deployments? - If you're an enterprise, chances are you have networking, storage, and compute on multiple clouds and in your own data center. How can you secure and operate existing apps, develop and deploy new apps across those disparate locations? How can you get centralized visibility and management of the resources? Well, that's why Anthos exists!

Anthos Official Blog May 17, 2021

Congrats, you bought Anthos! Now what? - Deploying a new cloud application platform like Anthos is a big step. Here are some things you can do to help jumpstart adoption.

Cloud Functions Cloud Scheduler Cloud SQL Cloud Storage Official Blog Serverless May 17, 2021

Scheduling Cloud SQL exports using Cloud Functions and Cloud Scheduler - Learn the steps required to schedule a weekly export of a Cloud SQL database to Cloud Storage.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog May 17, 2021

Browse and query Cloud Spanner databases from Visual Studio Code - For developers who are building applications that interact with Cloud Spanner, we're excited to announce the Google Cloud Spanner driver for the popular SQLTools extension for VS Code.

Apigee Official Blog May 17, 2021

API design 101: Links to our most popular posts - Most requested blog posts on API design in one location to read now or bookmark for later.

Cloud Operations DevOps Official Blog SRE May 10, 2021

SRE fundamentals 2021: SLIs vs SLAs vs SLOs - What’s the difference between an SLI, an SLO and an SLA? Google Site Reliability Engineers (SRE) explain.

Infrastructure Official Blog May 10, 2021

Google Cloud and Seagate: Transforming hard-disk drive maintenance with predictive ML - Seagate and Google work on ML that forecasts the probability of problems with hard disk drives.

Official Blog Storage May 10, 2021

A map of storage options in Google Cloud - This post covers the different storage options available within Google Cloud across three storage types: object storage, block storage, and file storage. It also covers the use cases that are best suited for each storage option.

Official Blog Security May 10, 2021

13 best practices for user account, authentication, and password management, 2021 edition - Google Cloud offers our best practices to ensure you have a safe, scalable, usable account authentication system.

Machine Learning Official Blog May 10, 2021

PyTorch on Google Cloud: How to train PyTorch models on AI Platform - With PyTorch on Google Cloud blog series, we aim to share—how to build, train and deploy PyTorch models at scale, how to create reproducible machine learning pipelines on Google Cloud AI Platform and emphasize Cloud AI Platform’s first class support for training and deploying PyTorch models.

AWS Azure Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 10, 2021

A handy new Google Cloud, AWS, and Azure product map - To help developers translate their prior experience with other cloud providers to Google Cloud, we have created a table showing how generally available Google Cloud services map to similar offerings in AWS and Azure.

Event Official Blog Security May 10, 2021

What you can learn in our Q2 2021 Google Cloud Security Talks on May 12th - Navigate the latest news in cloud security for spring 2021 with our experts from Google Cloud.

Contact Center AI Official Blog May 10, 2021

Customers handle up to 28% more concurrent chats with Agent Assist for Chat - Contact Center AI Agent Assist for Chat is now in Public Preview, speeding up resolutions to customers’ problems.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog May 10, 2021

Scheduling Cloud Bigtable Backups - In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create backups at regularly scheduled intervals (such as daily or weekly) using the Cloud Bigtable Scheduled Backups example.

gRPC Networking Official Blog Traffic Director May 10, 2021

Debugging your Proxyless gRPC service mesh - New tools, examples, and documentation to make it easier to debug your Proxyless gRPC applications.

Document AI Official Blog May 10, 2021

Diving into your documents with DocAI - Shine a light on all your "dark" data with Google's Document AI. Turn unstructured pdfs into fully automated workflows with machine learning powered parsers.

Official Blog VMware Engine May 10, 2021

Retire your tech debt: Move vSphere 5.5+ to Google Cloud VMware Engine - Migrating your legacy VMware vSphere environment to Google Cloud VMware Engine can be a quick and easy way to get your systems back into compliance.

Data Analytics Official Blog May 10, 2021

Databricks on Google Cloud is now generally available - With the GA of Databricks on Google Cloud, enterprises get the benefits of an open data cloud platform with greater analytics flexibility, unified infrastructure management, and optimized performance.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog May 10, 2021

Include Cloud Spanner databases in your CI/CD process with the Liquibase extension - In February, we announced the beta version of the Liquibase Cloud Spanner extension that allows developers to use Liquibase's open-source database library to manage and automate schema changes in Cloud Spanner. We're happy to share that the Liquibase Cloud Spanner extension is now GA.

Cloud Operations Official Blog May 10, 2021

OpenTelemetry Trace 1.0 is now available - Google Cloud continues to invest in OpenTelemetry with many of our partners to provide standardized metrics, logs and traces for our users.

AI Platform Notebooks Official Blog Security May 10, 2021

New blueprint helps secure confidential data in AI Platform Notebooks - Get an in-depth look at AI Platform Notebooks security features and get a step-by-step guide to better secure your Notebooks environment.

DevOps Official Blog May 10, 2021

Take the 2021 State of DevOps survey: Shape the future of DevOps - Help us shape the future of DevOps and make your voice heard by completing the 2021 State of DevOps survey before June 11, 2021.

Beginner Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 3, 2021

Cloud computing 101: Frequently asked questions - What are containers? What’s a data lake? What does that acronym stand for? Get answers to the questions you're too afraid to ask.

Cloud Spanner Cloud SQL Official Blog May 3, 2021

6 database trends to watch - Using managed cloud database services like Cloud SQL, Spanner, and more, can bring performance, scale, and more. See what’s next for modern databases in this infographic.

Cloud Run Java Official Blog May 3, 2021

The modern web architecture jigsaw puzzle, made easy for you - Deploying a modern, globally distributed, scale-on-demand web application can be quite a puzzle, or you can take the easy path.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog TensorFlow May 3, 2021

Using TFX inference with Dataflow for large scale ML inference patterns - Walk-through of TensorFlow Extended ( TFX ) RunInference API with Google Cloud Dataflow. Abstracting you away from the manual toil of implementing inference patterns at scale.

Networking Official Blog May 3, 2021

The evolution of Kubernetes networking with the GKE Gateway controller - The Kubernetes Gateway API is now supported in Google Kubernetes Engine as the GKE Gateway controller for improved service networking.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 3, 2021

6 more reasons why GKE is the best Kubernetes service - We’ve made a lot of improvements to GKE since the last KubeCon to make it the easy-to-use managed Kubernetes service it is today.

Official Blog Storage May 3, 2021

Introducing Open Saves: Open-source cloud-native storage for games - Check out the new Open Saves interface that lets game developers manage multiple storage back ends–from Google Cloud and 2K Games.

Anthos Official Blog May 3, 2021

How Anthos supports your multicloud needs from day one - Anthos features and capabilities make multicloud not only possible, but desirable.

Official Blog Security May 3, 2021

Risk governance of digital transformation: guide for risk, compliance & audit teams - This whitepaper serves as a guide for risk, compliance, and audit teams on how to manage risk governance in your cloud digital transformation journey.

Official Blog May 3, 2021

4 simple steps to make the perfect spreadsheet to power your no-code app - Turn Spreadsheets/Google Sheets data into a powerful web app with AppSheet, no coding necessary.

BigQuery Event Looker Official Blog May 3, 2021

Go from Database to Dashboard with BigQuery and Looker - Understand how to quickly go from database to dashboard with BigQuery and Looker at an upcoming webinar where you can see the entire process live.

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.

AppSheet Official Blog May 3, 2021

How to automate with AppSheet Automation - Build your first automation bot with AppSheet Automation.

Official Blog Security May 3, 2021

Creating safer cloud journeys with new security features and guidance for Google Cloud and Workspace - This bundle of new security features and resources will help Google Cloud customers secure their environments.

Infrastructure Official Blog May 3, 2021

Google Cloud announces new region to support growing customer base in Israel - The new Google Cloud region in Israel will bring low-latency for users in the area, as well as a full complement of Google Cloud services.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog May 3, 2021

How capital markets can prepare for the future with AI - Learn four best practices that can help capital markets adopt and benefit from modern AI/ML technologies.

Cloud Storage Official Blog May 3, 2021

How to transfer your data to Google Cloud - You've decided to migrate your data to the Google Cloud but where should you begin? What are the Google Cloud data transfer services available to you?

DevOps Official Blog SRE May 3, 2021

SRE at Google: Our complete list of CRE life lessons - Find links to blog posts that share Google’s SRE best practices in one handy location.

IAM Official Blog Security May 3, 2021

Choose the best way to use and authenticate service accounts on Google Cloud - Help keep applications secure by using the right type of service account authentication for the situation.

Cloud Operations Official Blog May 3, 2021

GKE operations magic: From an alert to resolution in 5 steps - Teams operating microservices increasingly rely on metrics, logs, and traces to identify and troubleshoot problems. The GKE Dashboard brings all of that information into one, easily navigated dashboard to make troubleshooting fast and easy.

Google Kubernetes Engine GPU Official Blog May 3, 2021

Turbocharge workloads with new multi-instance NVIDIA GPUs on GKE - You can now partition a single NVIDIA A100 GPU into up to seven instances and allocate each instance to a single Google Kubernetes Engine container.

Networking Official Blog VMware Engine May 3, 2021

How to use multi-VPC networking in Google Cloud VMware Engine - Learn how and why to connect the same VMware Private Cloud to multiple Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) with Google Cloud VMware Engine.

Official Blog Workflows May 3, 2021

Introducing new connectors for Workflows - We're announcing new connectors for Workflows, which simplify calling Google Cloud services and APIs.

Config Connector Official Blog May 3, 2021

Sign here! Creating a policy contract with Configuration as Data - A declarative Configuration as Data approach improves not just configuration, but policy as well.

Official Blog Security Terraform May 3, 2021

Build security into Google Cloud deployments with our updated security foundations blueprint - Get step by step guidance for creating a secured environment with Google Cloud with the security foundations guide and Terraform blueprint scripts.

GCP Experience Official Blog May 3, 2021

How Cloud Spanner helped Merpay easily scale to millions of users - E-commerce company Mercari chose managed database Cloud Spanner to help power Merpay, their new mobile payment platform, for scale and performance.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog May 3, 2021

Seven-Eleven Japan uses Google Cloud to serve up real-time data for fast business decisions - Learn how 7-Eleven Japan's built Seven Central, a new platform for practical data use to support the company’s future IT strategies and digital transformation initiatives.

Anthos Official Blog April 26, 2021

3 keys to multicloud success you’ll find in Anthos 1.7 - The new Anthos 1.7 lets you do a whole lot more than just run in multiple clouds.

Apigee Official Blog Security April 26, 2021

Better protect your web apps and APIs against threats and fraud with Google Cloud - How Google Cloud’s Web App and API Protection (WAAP) solution protects enterprises from rising security & fraud threats.

Cloud Operations GKE Autopilot Monitoring Official Blog April 26, 2021

Monitor applications on GKE Autopilot with the GKE Dashboard - The GKE Dashboard automatically ingests and displays metrics and logs to make monitoring and troubleshooting applications running on GKE Autopilot easier.

Official Blog Storage April 26, 2021

Colossus under the hood: a peek into Google’s scalable storage system - An overview of Colossus, the file system that underpins Google Cloud’s storage offerings.

Bare Metal Official Blog April 25, 2021

Curious about Google Cloud Bare Metal Solution? Start here. - Bare Metal solution helps you modernize your specialized Oracle workloads by providing an easier and a faster migration path while maintaining the existing investments and architecture.

DevOps Official Blog SRE April 25, 2021

5 resources to help you get started with SRE - Here are top five Google Cloud resources for getting started on your SRE journey.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog April 25, 2021

When to use NoSQL: Bigtable powers personalization at scale - See how NoSQL cloud database Bigtable works to handle personalization tasks with petabyte scale, high availability, high throughput, and price-performance advantages.

Cloud Functions Official Blog PHP Serverless April 25, 2021

Introducing PHP on Cloud Functions - You can now write Cloud Functions in PHP using the Functions Framework for PHP.

Cloud External Key Manager Official Blog Security April 25, 2021

Whitepaper: Hold your own key with Google Cloud External Key Manager - A new whitepaper explains how security teams that want to hold their own keys can use Google Cloud External Key Manager to do so.

Cloud SQL Official Blog April 25, 2021

Track changes in SQL Server on Google Cloud using Change Data Capture - Learn the steps required to enable Change Data Capture along with an example query to view captured changes.

Go Official Blog April 25, 2021

Go is powering enterprise developers: Developer survey results - Go Developer Survey with a focus on cloud development, which informs the experience of building with Go on Google Cloud.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Security April 25, 2021

Cloud Spanner launches customer-managed encryption keys and Access Approval - See how new customer-managed encryption keys (CMEK) for Google Cloud’s Spanner relational database service help control data protection and security.

Cloud Composer Official Blog Workflows April 25, 2021

Choosing the right orchestrator in Google Cloud - There are a few tools available for orchestration in Google Cloud—some better suited for microservices and API calls, others for ETL workflows. It’s not always clear which tool to use when. This post covers these products with examples of when to use which product.

Anthos NoSQL Official Blog April 25, 2021

New Redis Enterprise for Anthos and GKE - Redis Enterprise is now available for GKE and Anthos from the Google Cloud Marketplace.

Document AI Official Blog April 25, 2021

Customers cut document processing time and costs with DocAI solutions, now generally available - Document AI platform, Lending DocAI and Procurement DocAI are generally available.

GCP Experience Official Blog April 25, 2021

How Lumiata democratizes AI in healthcare with Google Cloud - As AI becomes essential in healthcare, Lumiata’s AI platform helps organizations starting using AI and ML easily to improve care, minimize risk, and reduce costs.

AppSheet Official Blog April 25, 2021

What no-code automation looks like with AppSheet - See what no-code app development looks like with AppSheet, and learn about the GA launch of AppSheet Automation. Learn why it means big productivity gains for developers and business users alike.

gRPC Networking Official Blog Traffic Director April 25, 2021

Proxyless gRPC adds support for advanced traffic management features - Introducing new traffic management features in gRPC to improve the reliability of your microservices.

Infrastructure Official Blog April 25, 2021

Faster, cheaper, greener? Pick the Google Cloud region that’s right for you - New Google Cloud region picker makes it easy for you to take advantage of our greenest data centers.

NetApp Official Blog April 25, 2021

Accelerate your Google Cloud transformation with new NetApp solutions - NetApp’s capabilities are fully integrated into Google Cloud, smoothing migration and making storage management as easy as it was on premises.

BigQuery Cloud Bigtable Data Analytics Official Blog April 25, 2021

Bigtable vs. BigQuery: What’s the difference? - Bigtable vs BigQuery? What’s the difference? In this blog, you'll get a side-by-side view of Google BigQuery and Google Cloud Bigtable.

GCP Experience Official Blog April 25, 2021

How ShareChat built scalable data-driven social media with Google Cloud - See how India-based social media company ShareChat migrated to Google Cloud databases and more to serve 160 million monthly active users with high performance and low latency.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog April 19, 2021

Google Cloud blog 101: Full list of topics, links, and resources - Find quick links to all the topic areas covered on the Google Cloud blog in one convenient location.

GCP Certification Official Blog April 19, 2021

In case you missed it: All our free Google Cloud training opportunities from Q1 - Since January, we’ve introduced a number of no-cost training opportunities to help you grow your cloud skills, and we're bringing them together into one handy resource so you don’t miss out.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog April 19, 2021

5 cheat sheets to help you get started on your Google Cloud journey - Whether you need to determine the best way to move to the cloud, or decide on the best storage option, there are a number of cheat sheets to help.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog April 19, 2021

Tracking index backfill operation progress in Cloud Spanner - Cloud Spanner now provides an ability to track the progress of index backfill. Let us dive deep to understand how you can use the index backfill progress reporting feature.

Official Blog Serverless Terraform April 19, 2021

Predictable serverless deployments with Terraform - In this double feature edition of Serverless Expeditions, Katie and Martin discuss deploying Infrastructure as Code with Terraform, and walkthrough a complex deployment demo app.

Cloud SQL Official Blog April 19, 2021

Understanding the value of managed database services - Fully managed, relational cloud database services like Cloud SQL offload common database administration tasks for MySQL, PostgreSQL and SQL Server.

Data Analytics Event Official Blog April 19, 2021

Announcing Google Cloud 2021 Summits [frequently updated] - Google Cloud Summit digital event series to support industries ranging from Financial Services to Manufacturing & Supply Chain to Retail & Consumer Goods.

Official Blog Storage April 19, 2021

A Google Cloud block storage options cheat sheet - “Where do Virtual Machines store data?” Block store! Google Cloud offers two block storage options: Persistent Disks and Local SSD. This is your cheat sheet for block storage in Google Cloud.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog April 19, 2021

How Google Cloud is enabling vaccine equity - Google Cloud is working with numerous US state governments to help produce equitable vaccination strategies at scale.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog April 19, 2021

Churn prediction for game developers using Google Analytics 4 (GA4) and BigQuery ML - To retain a larger percentage of users after their first use of an app, developers can take steps to motivate and incentivize certain users to return. But to do so, developers need to identify the propensity of any specific user returning after the first 24 hours.

AppSheet Official Blog April 19, 2021

Reclaim time and talent with AppSheet Automation - AppSheet Automation, a significant addition to AppSheet no-code development platform, leverages Google AI to empower even those without coding skills to automate business processes and reshape their own work.

Infrastructure Official Blog April 19, 2021

The new Google Cloud region in Warsaw is open - The Google Cloud region in Warsaw is now ready for business, opening doors for organizations in Central and Eastern Europe.

Cloud Storage Official Blog April 19, 2021

Optimizing object storage costs in Google Cloud: location and classes - Saving on Cloud Storage starts with picking the right storage for your use case, and making sure you follow best practices.

Cloud SQL Database Migration Service GCP Experience Official Blog April 19, 2021

Continuous migration to Cloud SQL for terabyte-scale databases with minimal downtime - See how Broadcom migrated 10 TB of data of its Symantec endpoint security tool from multiple databases to Cloud SQL with minimal downtime.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog April 19, 2021

Broadcom improves customer threat protection with flexible data management - Broadcom uses decentralized data lake infrastructure to speed development of security analytics.

Networking Official Blog April 19, 2021

Introducing Cloud CISO perspectives - Google Cloud CISO Phil Venables shares his perspective on industry news from spring 2021 and updates from Google’s security team.

Cloud Data Fusion Data Analytics Official Blog SAP April 19, 2021

Introducing SAP Integration with Cloud Data Fusion - Google Cloud native data integration platform Cloud Data Fusion now offers the capability to seamlessly get data out of SAP Business Suite, SAP ERP and S/4HANA.

Cloud Firestore Firebase Official Blog April 19, 2021

Load Data Faster and Lower Your Costs with Firestore Data Bundles! - With the latest version of the client SDKs, you are able to use Firestore data bundles in your mobile and web applications! Data bundles can make certain types of Firestore applications much faster or less expensive.

Database Migration Service Official Blog April 12, 2021

Lighter lift-and-shifts with the new Database Migration Service - Learn about the latest Database Migration Service GA launch and how to run through a full database migration.

Certificate Authority Service Official Blog April 12, 2021

How to deploy Certificate Authority Service - Google CAS can help manage certifications at scale. Here’s how to put it to work.

AI Dialogflow Official Blog April 12, 2021

A recipe for building a conversational AI team - Learn how the right team and Google Contact Center AI can help you build better bots with a user-centered perspective.

Machine Learning Official Blog TPU April 12, 2021

How to use PyTorch Lightning's built-in TPU support - How to start training ML models with Pytorch Lightning on TPUs.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Windows April 12, 2021

Creating a SQL Server instance integrated with Active Directory using Google Cloud SQL - SQL Server instances in Google Cloud SQL now integrate with Microsoft Active Directory (AD) as a pre-GA feature that you can try out for yourself right now. This post describes the basic steps required to create a SQL Server instance with this new functionality.

GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog April 12, 2021

Recovering global wildlife populations using ML - Google partnered with several leading conservation organizations to build a project known as Wildlife Insights. This blog will teach you how to build a basic image classifier inspired from this wildlife project!

Official Blog Security Workload Identity Federation April 12, 2021

Keyless API authentication—Better cloud security through workload identity federation, no service account keys necessary - With workload Identity federation, you can securely operate your workloads and no longer have to worry about managing service account keys.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog April 12, 2021

Fintech startup, Branch makes data analytics easy with BigQuery - FinTech startup, Branch, built its data platform with BigQuery making data accessible to its analysts and scientists.

BeyondCorp Official Blog Security April 12, 2021

Making access to SaaS applications more secure with BeyondCorp Enterprise - Transitioning to a zero-trust security strategy can be difficult; Google has released BeyondCorp Enterprise to make it easier.

Business Official Blog Security April 12, 2021

Building global momentum with government and security compliance certifications - Operating virtually has heightened the importance of security and compliance for public sector agencies around the world.

Business Official Blog April 12, 2021

Google Cloud and AVEVA’s OSIsoft serve the industrial sector a new flavor of PI - Check out how OSIsoft’s fully functioning PI system on Google Cloud can help industrial companies modernize their data and start getting insights quickly.

AI Platform Official Blog April 12, 2021

Cook up your own ML recipes with AI Platform - Learn about Mars Wrigley’s new ML-inspired recipe experiment on Google Cloud and how you can get started with your own.

BigQuery Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog April 12, 2021

Creating a serverless pipeline for real-time market data - See how to create a real-time data analytics pipeline for use with market data, using serverless technology for ingestion and storage.

BigQuery Cloud Dataprep Data Analytics Official Blog April 12, 2021

New flexibility: Run your Dataprep jobs with BigQuery or Dataflow - Dataprep can now run using either BigQuery or Dataflow.

Event Official Blog April 12, 2021

Google Cloud EMEA Retail & Consumer Goods Summit: The Future of Retail - April 22, 2021 - Google Cloud Retail & Consumer Goods Summit and learn how combining technology and business insights can solve retail challenges.

Official Blog April 12, 2021

AI in Retail: Google Cloud transforms Cartier's product search technology - With Google Cloud, Cartier developed an application to identify any watch ever designed in its 174-year history using visual recognition technology.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog April 12, 2021

Introducing request priorities for Cloud Spanner APIs - You can now specify request priorities for some Cloud Spanner APIs. By assigning a HIGH, MEDIUM, or LOW priority to a specific request, you can now convey the relative importance of workloads, to better align resource usage with performance objectives.

GCP Experience Official Blog April 12, 2021

OpenX is serving over 150 billion ad requests per day with cloud databases - See how OpenX, an advertising technology company, migrated its on-premises open source databases to Bigtable and Memorystore for speed and global scale.

Anthos Official Blog April 12, 2021

IDC: A multicloud strategy can mitigate regulatory, business risks - A new IDC whitepaper finds that a multicloud strategy can help regulated industries manage the risk of using cloud.

Billing Official Blog April 12, 2021

Have budget notifications come to your favorite comms channels - TL;DR - Rather than wait for budget alert emails, you can use programmatic budget notifications to send budget updates to Slack (as well as anything else you can code).

Business Official Blog April 12, 2021

How we’re working with governments on climate goals - Google’s Sustainability Officer Kate Brandt shares how technology companies and governments can work together to address climate change.

Firebase Official Blog April 12, 2021

Supercharge your mobile games business with Firebase - Firebase tool and insights that help game developers.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

New this month: Data champions, a key analyst report & features you’re going to want to check out! - Sudhir Hasbe, senior director of product management, shares the latest on how customers and industries are using Google Cloud smart analytics to grow and innovate.

Certificate Authority Service Official Blog April 5, 2021

New whitepaper: Scaling certificate management with Certificate Authority Service - This whitepaper explains how organizations can more easily manage devices with Google Cloud’s Certificate Authority Service.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

Troubleshoot BigQuery performance with these dashboards - A few key dashboards can help monitor and optimize BigQuery performance to keep your apps running reliably.

Official Blog Security April 5, 2021

How reCAPTCHA Enterprise protected customers during the holidays - Google Cloud reduced online fraud for customers over the 2020 holiday season thanks to reCAPTCHA Enterprise.

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.

BI Engine BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

Speeding up small queries in BigQuery with BI Engine - A quick and easy way to speed up small queries in BigQuery is to use BI Engine. Now, it is available to any application, not just dashboards.

Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

Why Google Cloud is the ideal platform for Block.one and other DLT companies - We’re sharing more on why Google Cloud is uniquely positioned to be an excellent partner for Block.one and other distributed ledger technology (DLT) companies.

GCP Experience Official Blog April 5, 2021

University of Missouri expands data analytics with Google Cloud - Hear from the University of Missouri on how they expanded their student data analytics with Google Cloud.

BigQuery Data Analytics GIS Google Maps Platform Official Blog April 5, 2021

Unlock geospatial insights with Data Studio and BigQuery GIS - Learn how to create arbitrary-polygon choropleth maps in Data Studio with BigQuery GIS and Google Maps.

API Apigee Official Blog April 5, 2021

GraphQL: Building a consistent approach for the API consumer - Compare two leading ways to interact with APIs: REST and GraphQL; and how they can be managed with Apigee API management.

Google Maps Platform Javascript Official Blog April 5, 2021

Loading Google Maps Platform JavaScript in Modern Web Applications - Two open source libraries that make it easier for you to use the Maps JavaScript API in modern web apps.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

Spring forward with BigQuery user-friendly SQL - The newest set of user-friendly SQL features in BigQuery are designed to enable you to load and query more data with greater precision, allow users to evolve their data rapidly as your needs change, and lower your query and storage costs.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

How BigQuery helps scale and automate insights for baseball fans - An in depth look at how BigQuery features and functionality can create insights from data for baseball fans.

AI GCP Certification Machine Learning Official Blog April 5, 2021

Free AI and machine learning training for fraud detection, chatbots, and more - These no-cost training opportunities can help you gain the latest AI and machine learning skills from Google Cloud.

Apigee Cloud CDN Networking Official Blog April 5, 2021

Delivering high-performing global APIs with Apigee X and Cloud CDN - Google Cloud’s Apigee X and Cloud CDN help enterprises deliver more performant APIs and expand their digital business ecosystems.

Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

Creating an experience management (XM) data warehouse with survey responses - Google Cloud and Trifacta have partnered to create a design pattern to easily shape, display, and use survey data.

Cloud SQL Database Migration Service Official Blog April 5, 2021

Preparing PostgreSQL for migration with Database Migration Service - Everything you need in one place to prepare you PostgreSQL instance and databases for migration using Google Cloud’s Database Migration Service.

Database Migration Service Official Blog April 5, 2021

Migrate your MySQL and PostgreSQL databases using Database Migration Service, now GA - Check out how to migrate your on-premises databases to the cloud with Database Migration Service, now generally available for PostgreSQL and MySQL.

GCP Certification Official Blog April 5, 2021

How FFN accelerated their migration to a fully managed database in the cloud - See how Freedom Financial Network migrated a terabyte of data in just hours to fully managed Cloud SQL database service as part of creating a microservices architecture.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog April 5, 2021

Demystifying Cloud Spanner multi-region configurations - Cloud Spanner is a strongly consistent, highly scalable, relational database. It powers billion-user products every month. In order to provide high availability and geographic locality, Cloud Spanner creates multiple copies (aka replicas) of your data and then stores these replicas across different geographical locations. This blog post discusses what this entails.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog April 5, 2021

Data Lake management just got easier with Dataproc Metastore GA - Today, we are excited to announce the general availability of Dataproc Metastore. A fully managed, serverless technical metadata repository based on the Apache Hive metastore.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Security Windows April 5, 2021

Cloud SQL for SQL Server—now with Active Directory authentication - Check out the latest from Cloud SQL: Windows authentication is now supported, so you can use this Active Directory integration easily for your databases.

Cloud SQL GCP Experience Official Blog April 5, 2021

Auto Trader: Charting the road from Oracle to PostgreSQL - See how auto marketplace Auto Trader moved from Oracle databases to managed PostgreSQL from Google Cloud, along with GKE, to add agility and innovate faster.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog April 5, 2021

Take a tour of best practices for Cloud Bigtable performance and cost optimization - Get a look at how you can optimize performance in cost for NoSQL, key-value cloud database service Cloud Bigtable, designed for low latency and high scalability.

BeyondCorp Official Blog Security April 5, 2021

How Google Cloud can help the Public Sector embrace zero trust - Helping governments reduce their risk from cyber attacks with a zero trust approach to security.

Business Official Blog April 5, 2021

How Cloud Technology Can Help Support Economic Recovery - As new COVID-19 relief dollars flow into state and local budgets, agency leaders can embrace cloud technology to help deliver critical services to the community.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog April 5, 2021

How sweet it is: Using Cloud AI to whip up new treats with Mars Maltesers - Mars uses Google Cloud AI to invent a tasty new cake that includes maltesers and marmite!

Official Blog Security April 5, 2021

Devices and zero trust - In a zero trust environment, every device has to earn trust in order to be granted access. Learn how it works!

Infrastructure Official Blog April 5, 2021

This bears repeating: Introducing the Echo subsea cable - The new Echo subsea cable will run from the U.S. to Singapore with a stop-over in Guam, and with plans to land in Indonesia.

Billing Cloud Storage Official Blog March 29, 2021

Check, please! Billing in Cloud Storage - So far, we've talked a lot about how to use Cloud Storage—from managing data to optimizing performance, uploading, downloading, and buckets. But there's one important topic that we haven't talked about: the price tag.

Official Blog March 29, 2021

Rethinking ‘rehost, replatform, rearchitect’: Cloud migration for the real world - An overview of different migration approaches.

Event Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 29, 2021

Run a transformed supply chain—see how at Google’s Digital Supply Chain summit - Check out how to build modern digital supply chain and logistics platforms and check out Google’s Supply Chain Summit.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 29, 2021

Using BigQuery Administrator for real-time monitoring - Resource Charts for BigQuery Administrator makes it easy to understand historical patterns across slot consumption, job concurrency, & job performance.

Anthos Official Blog March 29, 2021

Batter up! Anthos on bare metal helps MLB gear up for upcoming season - Anthos on bare metal offers lower operational overhead than Anthos running on a virtualization layer, giving MLB much-needed flexibility.

Official Blog March 29, 2021

Picture this: 10 whiteboard sketch videos that bring Google Cloud to life - The Google Cloud Tech YouTube channel has a series of whiteboard drawing board videos that explain cloud tools for technical practitioners in about 5 minutes each.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 29, 2021

Google BigQuery is a Leader in The 2021 Forrester Wave: Cloud Data Warehouse - Forrester places Google as a Leader in the 2021 Forrester Wave™ Cloud Data Warehouse.

Official Blog VMware Engine March 29, 2021

A Google Cloud VMware Engine cheat sheet - A walk through VMware Engine, highlighting its benefits, features, and use cases.

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.

Network Connectivity Center Networking Official Blog March 29, 2021

Introducing Network Connectivity Center: A revolution in simplifying on-prem and cloud networking - With Network Connectivity Center, you can connect and manage VPNs, interconnects, third-party routers and SD-WAN across on-prem and cloud networks.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 29, 2021

Road to recovery: How Google Cloud is helping states get the COVID-19 vaccine to more people - Google Cloud is proud to partner with a number of states across the U.S. to support vaccination efforts at scale.

Infrastructure Official Blog March 29, 2021

The past, present and future of custom compute at Google - To meet users’ performance needs at low power, we’re doubling down on custom chips that use System on a Chip (SoC) designs.

Official Blog VM Manager March 22, 2021

VM Manager 101: Create a disk clone before patching VMs - Learn how to use VM Manager’s OS patch management feature to create a crash consistent disk clone of a VM’s attached persistent disks of a VM.

HPC Official Blog March 22, 2021

Introducing the latest Slurm on GCP scripts - The latest version of Slurm for Google Cloud includes support for Terraform, the HPC VM Image, placement policies, Bulk API and instance templates.

Cloud Storage Official Blog March 22, 2021

You make the rules with authentication controls for Cloud Storage - Once you’ve got your data into Cloud Storage, it’s time for an important conversation about authentication. In this post, we’ll review some critical components for determining who has access to that data.

Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog March 22, 2021

Building real-time market data front-ends with websockets and Google Cloud - Check out this cloud-first architectural pattern for building real-time streaming data pipelines for financial services and market data.

GPU HPC Official Blog March 22, 2021

A2 VMs now GA—the largest GPU cloud instances with NVIDIA A100 GPUs - A2 VMs with NVIDIA A100 GPUs are now generally available for your most demanding workloads including machine learning and HPC.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 22, 2021

Analyzing Python package downloads in BigQuery - Dig into trends in Python package downloads with BigQuery’s new public dataset.

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.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog March 22, 2021

Cloud Spanner launches point-in-time-recovery capability - Check out Cloud Spanner’s new point-in-time recovery (PITR) capability, offering continuous data protection when you configure the database version retention period.

GCP Certification Official Blog March 22, 2021

Earn the new Google Kubernetes Engine skill badge for free - The new Optimize Costs for Google Kubernetes Engine skills badge helps you demonstrate to employers you know how to manage workloads and clusters at scale to optimize time and cost.

Infrastructure Official Blog March 22, 2021

How carbon-free is your cloud? New data lets you know - A Google Cloud region’s Carbon-Free Energy percentage (CFE%) lets you choose where best to run your workloads to meet your sustainability goals.

Data Analytics Official Blog March 22, 2021

Meet the Authors: Data Governance–The Definitive Guide - Hear from the authors of a new book, Data Governance: The Definitive Guide, about the people, processes, and tools to operationalize data trustworthiness. O'Reilly © 2021.

AppSheet Official Blog March 22, 2021

The bots are here: Use RPA and AI to automate digital tasks - The bots are coming! But don't worry, they're here for the boring stuff. Robotic Process Automation is all about AI-powered digital critters that take over repetitive and manual tasks, like receiving an invoice, extracting the data, and then entering that data into a bookkeeping system.

Kubeflow Machine Learning Official Blog TensorFlow March 22, 2021

Event-triggered detection of data drift in ML workflows - How to set up event-triggered Kubeflow Pipeline runs using GCF, and how to use the TFDV library to determine whether a model should be retrained on new data.

Apigee Cloud Armor Official Blog March 22, 2021

Multi-layer API security with Apigee and Google Cloud Armor - How Apigee X with Google Cloud Armor provides robust API management and multi-layer security.

Cloud Storage Official Blog March 15, 2021

Serving up data from Cloud Storage - When it comes to the cloud, there’s more than one way to serve a file. In this post, we’ll walk you through all the ways to serve data from Cloud Storage—so you can determine the best fit for your needs!

Cloud Bigtable Cloud Memorystore Official Blog March 15, 2021

Cloud Bigtable + Cloud Memorystore: faster together - Databases are designed for specific schemas, queries, and throughput, but if you have data that gets queried more frequently for a period of time, you may want to reduce the load on your database by introducing a cache layer. Here's how to do it in Bigtable with Memorystore for Memcached.

Official Blog SRE March 15, 2021

How do you eat an elephant? Google SREs talk digital transformation - It’s not just about technology. Google Cloud SREs touch on the human and organizational side of a cloud migration.

Official Blog March 15, 2021

Casa dos Ventos advances sustainability mission with SAP S/4HANA on Google Cloud - Thanks to its new cloud infrastructure and scalable services with Google Cloud, Casa dos Ventos was also able to process 20 years of data in less than two hours during its weekly data processes.

Cloud Pub/Sub Cloud Run Eventarc Official Blog Serverless March 15, 2021

Three ways of receiving events in Cloud Run - With Eventarc and Pub/Sub, there are multiple ways of receiving events in Cloud Run. Let’s look at them in detail.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 15, 2021

Introducing #AskGoogleCloud: A community driven YouTube live series - We’re excited to introduce a new series on the Google Cloud Tech YouTube channel connecting the cloud community directly with our Google Cloud product experts. We'll be selecting questions that use #AskGoogleCloud on Twitter and YouTube and answer them in a featured premiere each quarter by experts in that area.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog March 15, 2021

Build your future with GKE - For an idea of where we’re going with Google Kubernetes Engine, take a look at where we’ve been.

Data Analytics Official Blog March 15, 2021

Open innovations, scaling data science, and amazing data analytics stories from industry leaders - What’s new in data analytics, from the official Google Cloud blog: how to democratize data, how customers are transforming, and new data analytics features.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog March 15, 2021

Transform data to secure it: Use Cloud DLP - Among the best ways to prevent data loss are to modify, delete, or never collect the data in the first place.

Mission Critical Services Official Blog March 15, 2021

Mission Critical Services: for the most demanding enterprise environments - Mission Critical Services (MCS), a new Value Add Service available for purchase by Premium Support customers, is based on Google Cloud’s approach to its own mission critical services.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog March 15, 2021

Scaling workloads across multiple dimensions in GKE - In Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE), application owners can define multiple autoscaling behaviors for a workload using a single Kubernetes resource: Multidimensional Pod Autoscaler (MPA).

Cloud Memorystore GCP Experience Official Blog March 15, 2021

How Songkick harmonized their infrastructure with Memorystore - See how concert discovery and music service Songkick migrated to fully managed Memorystore for Redis for a scalable, fast cloud caching solution.

Airflow Cloud Build Cloud Composer Official Blog March 15, 2021

Using Cloud Build to keep Airflow Operators up-to-date in your Composer environment - Learn how to keep your Airflow Operators up to date in your Cloud Composer environment using Cloud Build and a GitHub bot.

Cloud Healthcare Cloud Healthcare API Official Blog March 15, 2021

Google’s Cloud Healthcare Consent Management API now generally available - How Google Cloud’s Healthcare Consent Management API is enabling new, patient-centric research and care.

Official Blog VMware Engine March 15, 2021

Zero-footprint DR solution with Google Cloud VMware Engine and Actifio - Learn how to use Actifio data management software plus Google Cloud VMware Engine to create a dynamic, low-cost DR site in the cloud.

Cloud Code Official Blog Secret Manager March 15, 2021

Introducing Cloud Code Secret Manager Integration - Cloud Code Secret Manager integration.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog March 15, 2021

Exploring Cloud Spanner data in DBeaver - We're announcing native support for Cloud Spanner in DBeaver 21.0, a popular open source graphical database development tool that lets you browse and edit databases, create and execute SQL scripts, export data, transaction management and ER diagrams.

Cloud SQL Official Blog March 15, 2021

Testing Cloud SQL failover: Where to begin - Let's examine some of the key metrics to monitor when testing failover to optimize your application's performance, including the number of database connections, queries per second, CPU and memory utilization of the instance, read/write IOPS, and peak replication lag.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 15, 2021

Google Cloud Celebrates International Women’s Day - In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, Google Cloud is excited to announce new partnerships with women in tech communities and to highlight some exceptional women Cloud developers.

Official Blog March 15, 2021

A guide to data protection offerings in Google Cloud - Storage and backup administrators have a key role to play in cloud adoption, and Google Cloud has developed a number of data protection offerings to help administrators excel in their role and meet operational and compliance requirements.

Firebase Official Blog March 15, 2021

Measuring Realtime Database performance with Firebase Performance Monitoring - Firebase Performance Monitoring is a free and cross-platform service to help you collect and analyze RUM data for your app or website.

Firebase Official Blog March 15, 2021

Migrating to the new Remote Config for Games SDK

Cloud Storage Official Blog March 8, 2021

5-ish ways to get your data into Cloud Storage - With a can-do attitude and the details of this post, you’ll learn how to get your data into Cloud Storage with a variety of upload methods.

Networking Official Blog March 8, 2021

How to use Packet Mirroring for IDS in different VPC designs - Learn how to combine Google Cloud’s Packet Mirroring with an Intrusion Detection System (IDS) to gain visibility into higher-level networking anomalies.

Cloud Pub/Sub Data Analytics Official Blog March 8, 2021

Introducing Apache Spark Structured Streaming connector for Pub/Sub Lite - Introducing Pub/Sub Lite connector for Apache Spark for cost-effective streaming data analytics.

Billing Official Blog March 8, 2021

Costs meet code with programmatic budget notifications - TL;DR - More than just alerts, budgets can also send notifications to Pub/Sub. Once they're in Pub/Sub, you can hook up all kinds of services to react to them. You can use the information about the budget along with some code to do just about anything.

Official Blog SAP March 8, 2021

Stepping up business transformation with SAP RISE and Google Cloud - With RISE, SAP is recognizing that enterprises need both an easy path to the cloud, plus cloud providers and consulting partners who will help them achieve business objectives.

Data Analytics Official Blog March 8, 2021

Data champions: How the Golden State Warriors are turning on-court data into a competitive advantage - Learn how the Warriors are using intelligent technologies with Google’s Data Cloud to better serve the needs of coaches, front office, staff, players and fans.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Infrastructure Official Blog March 8, 2021

Helping small business customers think big with help from cloud technology - See how CRM provider Keap moved its on-premises infrastructure to Google Cloud to save costs, ensure redundancy and scalability for customers, and free up time for DevOps work.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 8, 2021

Save the date for Google Cloud Next ‘21: October 12-14, 2021 - Join us and learn how the most successful companies have transformed their businesses with Google Cloud. Sign-up at g.co/cloudnext for updates.

Data Analytics Official Blog March 8, 2021

Reducing risk through credit card fraud detection - Google Cloud data analytics plus Quantiphi provide a solution to credit card fraud detection.

BigQuery Cloud Run Data Analytics Official Blog Python March 8, 2021

Inventory management with BigQuery and Cloud Run - Building a simple inventory management system with Cloud Run and BigQuery.

Networking Official Blog Security March 8, 2021

Managing cloud firewalls at scale with new Hierarchical Firewall Policies - New Google Cloud firewall features provide more flexibility, control, and optimization.

BigQuery Cloud Pub/Sub Data Analytics Official Blog Serverless March 8, 2021

How to build a serverless real-time credit card fraud detection solution - A smart analytics design pattern that enables you to build a scalable real-time fraud detection solution in one hour using serverless, no-ops products on Google Cloud.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 8, 2021

Back by popular demand: Google Cloud products in 4 words or less (2021 edition) - If you are just getting started, the 4 words or less developer's cheat sheet is a great resource that gives you a quick overview of all that is available to you on Google Cloud.

Cloud Logging Cloud Operations Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog March 8, 2021

All together now: Bringing your GKE logs to the Cloud Console - Your Kubernetes logs are now in the Google Cloud Console’s GKE resource details pages, ready to explore with Cloud Logging.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 8, 2021

Google Cloud Born-Digital Summit: Inspiring the next generation of technology leaders - Join our half day event and get practical guidance for building applications in the cloud and bringing them to market faster.

AI Official Blog March 8, 2021

Gartner names Google a leader in 2021 Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services report - Gartner has named Google a Leader in its 2021 Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services.

Official Blog Security March 8, 2021

Delivering the industry’s most Trusted Cloud - At Google Cloud, we defend your data against threats and fraudulent activity using the same infrastructure and security services we use for our own operations, empowering you with advanced capabilities that would be unavailable to all but the most-well resourced global organizations.

Official Blog March 8, 2021

Announcing the Risk Protection Program: Moving from shared responsibility to shared fate - The Risk Protection Program offers customers peace of mind through the technology to secure their data, the tools to monitor the security of that data, and an industry-first cyber policy offered by leading insurers.

Eventarc Official Blog Serverless Tutorial March 8, 2021

Demystifying event filters in Eventarc - Learn how to create triggers with the right filters in Eventarc.

Cloud Memorystore Official Blog March 8, 2021

Go faster and cheaper with Memorystore for Memcached, now GA - Learn about fully managed Memorystore for Memcached, which is compatible with open-source Memcached protocol and can save database costs and add speed.

Cloud Memorystore GCP Experience Official Blog March 8, 2021

How Memorystore cut costs in half for Quizlet’s Memcached workloads - See how online learning platform Quizlet uses managed database service Memorystore for Memcached to cut costs, improve reliability for SRE.

Infrastructure Official Blog March 8, 2021

A timely new approach to certifying clean energy - Google is piloting a new approach called T-EACs that incentivizes the production of carbon-free energy when it’s at its most scarce on power grids.

Cloud Operations Official Blog SRE March 1, 2021

With SRE, failing to plan is planning to fail - The process of becoming a successful Site Reliability Engineering shop starts well before you take your first class or read your first manual.

Cloud Operations Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog March 1, 2021

Troubleshooting services on Google Kubernetes Engine by example - Learn how to deploy a sample app to your cluster and configure an alerting policy that will notify you if there are any container restarts observed.

Cloud Monitoring Cloud Operations Monitoring Official Blog March 1, 2021

Increasing limits for three key Cloud Monitoring features - Cloud Monitoring now supports more projects and custom metric descriptors, and retains metrics from Compute Engine agents for longer.

Cloud Composer Cloud Data Fusion Data Analytics Official Blog March 1, 2021

Framework for building a configuration driven data lake using Data Fusion and Composer - This article provides a framework for building a configuration driven data lake on Google Cloud using Data Fusion and Composer.

Apigee Dialogflow GCP Experience Official Blog March 1, 2021

Conversational AI with Apigee API Management for enhancing customer experiences - How Google Cloud’s Dialogflow and Apigee make it easy to deploy interactive virtual agents.

Data Analytics Looker Official Blog March 1, 2021

Accelerate data science workflows with Looker, plus free training to help get started - Learn how data analysts and scientists can use Looker to help with data governance, join our training to walk through working examples of how Looker can be leveraged to help automate and productionalize data science workflows.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 1, 2021

BigQuery delivers a modern view of materialized views - BigQuery materialized views is now GA and provides query cost-optimization and increased performance.

BI Engine BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 1, 2021

New in BigQuery BI Engine: faster insights across popular BI tools - BigQuery BI Engine ensures significantly faster queries across popular BI tools.

Business NoSQL Official Blog March 1, 2021

MongoDB and Google Extend Partnership To Drive Enterprise Cloud Modernization - MongoDB and Google Partner To Drive Enterprise Cloud Modernization.

BigQuery Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog March 1, 2021

How to use a machine learning model from a Google Sheet using BigQuery ML - By combining Sheets with BigQuery ML, you can bring the power of machine learning to data in your spreadsheet.

Cloud Marketplace Official Blog Terraform March 1, 2021

A look at the new Google Cloud Marketplace Private Catalog, now with Terraform support - The latest version of Private Catalog simplifies management for the products you use from Google Cloud Marketplace.

GKE Autopilot Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog March 1, 2021

Introducing GKE Autopilot: a revolution in managed Kubernetes - GKE Autopilot gives you a fully managed, hardened Kubernetes cluster out of the box, for true hands-free operations.

Cloud Dataproc Official Blog March 1, 2021

Migrating Apache Hadoop to Dataproc: A decision tree - Are you using the Apache Hadoop and Spark ecosystem? Are you looking to simplify the management of resources while continuing to use the same tools? If yes, then Dataproc is the tool to check out. In this blog post, we will briefly cover Dataproc and then highlight the four scenarios to migrate Apache Hadoop cluster to Google Cloud.

Data Analytics Official Blog March 1, 2021

Run data science at scale with Dataproc and Apache Spark - Dataproc Hub, a feature now generally available for Dataproc users, provides an easier way to scale processing for common data science libraries and notebooks, govern custom open source clusters, and manage costs so that enterprises can maximize their existing skills and software investments.

Official Blog Serverless Workflows March 1, 2021

3 common serverless patterns to build with Workflows - Learn how to build powerful serverless applications using these common architectural patterns that are now possible with Workflows and Connectors.

AI Platform Data Analytics GPU Official Blog March 1, 2021

Scale model training in minutes with RAPIDS + Dask and NVIDIA GPUs on AI Platform - Scale model training from 10 GB to 640 GB in minutes with RAPIDS + Dask and NVIDIA GPUs on AI Platform.

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.

Billing Official Blog March 1, 2021

Stay informed by customizing your budgets - TL;DR - By default, budget alerts only go to Billing Account Administrators and Billing Account Users. You can easily add up to 5 more custom emails by using a Cloud Monitoring channel. Try to send to groups, not individuals!

Networking Official Blog March 1, 2021

What’s in a name? Understanding the Google Cloud network “edge” - The network edge is in the eye of the beholder. Learn about Google Cloud’s various network edge points and how traffic handoffs occur for each one.

Firebase Official Blog March 1, 2021

App monetization made easy: Using Firebase, AdMob, and Google Analytics to uncover your optimal ads strategy

Cloud Composer Cloud Data Fusion Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Architect your data lake on Google Cloud with Data Fusion and Composer - Designing a data lake on Google Cloud with Data Fusion and Composer.

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.

Official Blog VMware Engine Feb. 22, 2021

New in Google Cloud VMware Engine: improved reach, networking and scale - The latest version of Google Cloud VMware Engine is chock full of new features and integrations, including enhanced networking capabilities.

Business Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

New framework expands Google Cloud access globally - As part of our commitment to supporting pioneering research globally, Google is proud to announce that Google Cloud services are now available to participants in the OCRE (Open Clouds for Research Environment) framework, which was created to improve access to a range of cloud services for researchers and research institutions in 40 European countries.

Cloud Operations Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

New private cloud networking whitepaper for Google Cloud VMware Engine - Go deep on private cloud networking for Google Cloud VMware Engine with this whitepaper.

Cloud Domains Networking Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Introducing Cloud Domains: Easily register and manage custom domains - There’s a new domain registration and management portal that’s tightly integrated with Google Cloud.

Cloud Operations Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

To the cloud and beyond! Planning a multi-year data center migration - When embarking on a large, multi-year data center migration to Google Cloud, it’s helpful to think of the project in phases.

Machine Learning Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

The life-changing magic of making with ML - Personal projects created to learn Machine Learning.

Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Databricks on Google Cloud: an open integrated platform for data, analytics and machine learning - Databricks and Google Cloud partner to provide an open, integrated platform for data, analytics, and machine learning.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Python Feb. 22, 2021

Introducing Django ORM support for Cloud Spanner - Today we're happy to announce beta support for Google Cloud Spanner in the Django ORM. The django-google-spanner package is a third-party database backend for Cloud Spanner, powered by the Cloud Spanner Python client library.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Discover and invoke services across clusters with GKE multi-cluster services - GKE’s new multi-cluster services let you use Kubernetes services across disparate clusters.

Go Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Ship your Go applications faster to Cloud Run with ko - With "ko", you can build and push container images for your Go apps without Docker (and faster than Docker), then deploy to Cloud Run.

Networking Official Blog Service Directory Feb. 22, 2021

Service Directory is generally available: Simplify your service inventory - Service Directory is now generally available, and lets you automatically register your services without any additional orchestration code.

Official Blog Security Feb. 22, 2021

New whitepaper: CISO’s guide to Cloud Security Transformation - Switching to the cloud presents a huge opportunity for CISOs to transform their company's approach to security. Here’s what you need to know.

IAM Official Blog Security Feb. 22, 2021

Helping users keep their organization secure with their phone's built-in security key - The new “Account security” recommender will automatically detect when a user with elevated permissions, such as a Project Owner, is eligible to use their phone’s built-in security key to better protect their account, but has not yet turned on this important safeguard.

Cloud Operations Monitoring Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Three ways tight integration makes logging and monitoring easier - How is GCP is better than Azure with regard to ease of use? A major differentiator from a recent blog was how Logging and Monitoring “just work” with Google Cloud services. The buzz around this post presents us an opportunity to get a blog post out that takes a step back from the product-centric blog posts and focuses on our ease of use narrative.

Firebase Kotlin Official Blog Feb. 22, 2021

Improve app stability with Firebase Crashlytics and Kotlin - This blog post explains how developing with Kotlin can lead to fewer crashes; and how you can monitor your app’s stability with Firebase Crashlytics once your app has been released.

Official Blog Serverless Workflows Feb. 15, 2021

Orchestrating the Pic-a-Daily serverless app with Workflows - Learn how we orchestrated Pic-a-Daily serverless app with Workflows.

Cloud Load Balancing Networking Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Migrate to regional backend services for Network Load Balancing - Support for backend services in Network Load Balancing gives you better control over how traffic is handled in your Google Cloud environment.

BigQuery Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Why Verizon Media picked BigQuery for scale, performance and cost - See the proof of concept (POC) numbers that Verizon’s Yahoo got when testing and verifying the improved performance, cost, and scale of BigQuery for their data warehouse.

IoT Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Accelerating IoT device deployment with Google Cloud and Arm Mbed OS - Our new integration with Mbed OS enables devices to securely connect and ingest data to Google Cloud through Cloud IoT Core.

Official Blog Python Feb. 15, 2021

Supporting the Python ecosystem - Google's support for the Python Software Foundation.

Anthos Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Application modernization isn’t easy. But we can make it easier. - Migrating and modernizing applications and moving to the cloud can be a fun and interesting challenge, but it's seldom "easy". Here are four Google Cloud tips to make your migration journey easier that you (probably) didn’t know about.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Managing schema changes on Cloud Spanner using Liquibase - You can now use Liquibase’s open-source database devops library to manage and automate schema changes in Cloud Spanner.

BigQuery Cloud Run Data Analytics Official Blog Serverless Feb. 15, 2021

How to trigger Cloud Run actions on BigQuery events - This post explains how to trigger a Cloud Run task whenever rows are inserted into your BigQuery table. This works off pretty much any BigQuery event, and because it’s Cloud Run, you can do pretty much anything in response.

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.

Dialogflow Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Build a chatbot resume on Google Cloud - Stand out in your job application: Build a resume chatbot on Google Cloud.

Official Blog Security Feb. 15, 2021

What you can learn in our Q1 2021 Google Cloud Security Talks - Google Cloud Security Talks, a live online event on March 3rd, will help you navigate the latest thinking in cloud security.

Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Architecting a data lineage system for BigQuery - Use Data Catalog as an interface to attach business metadata to your cloud analytics data or on-prem data to create a data lineage system with structured tags.

Official Blog SAP Feb. 15, 2021

Introducing Bare Metal Solution for SAP workloads - Bare Metal Solution gives customers a choice of SAP-certified systems for running their workloads. Google Cloud and Intel collaborated to create a best in class architecture for SAP on bare metal that can provide fast insights, low latency, and high throughput.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

Improved troubleshooting with Cloud Spanner introspection capabilities - Cloud-native database Spanner has new introspection capabilities to monitor database performance and optimize application efficiency.

Networking Official Blog Feb. 15, 2021

6 best practices for effective Cloud NAT monitoring - Follow these monitoring best practices to run a successful Cloud NAT environment.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Search and browse Google Cloud code samples - New features in documentation to provide quick and easy ways to search and browse all code samples that are available for Google Cloud.

Billing Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Avoid cost overruns: How to manage your quotas programmatically - Managing and monitoring the quotas you set on cloud resources can help you avoid unexpected costs.

Billing Cloud Bigtable Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

A primer on Cloud Bigtable cost optimization - Check out how to understand resources that contribute to costs and how to think about cost optimization for the Cloud Bigtable database.

Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Can machine learning make you a better athlete? - How to use computer vision, posture tracking, and math to improve your tennis serve, soccer kick, and more.

Cloud DNS Networking Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Give app teams autonomy over their DNS records with Cloud DNS peering - This solution based on Cloud DNS peering allows application owners to manage their own DNS records, even in a Shared VPC environment.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Google Cloud AI leaders share tips for getting started with AI - Google Cloud AI leaders share their perspective on how businesses can get started in AI.

Apigee Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

The time for digital excellence is here—Introducing Apigee X - Apigee X, the new version of Google Cloud’s API management platform, helps enterprises accelerate from digital transformation to digital excellence.

BigQuery Cloud Scheduler Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Continuous model evaluation with BigQuery ML, Stored Procedures, and Cloud Scheduler - Continuous evaluation—the process of ensuring a production machine learning model is still performing well on new data—is an essential part in any ML workflow. Performing continuous evaluation can help you catch model drift, a phenomenon that occurs when the data used to train your model no longer reflects the current environment.

Machine Learning Official Blog Python Feb. 8, 2021

How to develop with PyTorch at lightning speed - Increase your productivity using PyTorch Lightning, a popular wrapper, and Google Cloud Platform.

Cloud Data Fusion Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Introducing real-time data integration for BigQuery with Cloud Data Fusion - See how Cloud Data Fusion makes it easy to replicate and integrate data in real-time, low-latency pipelines from cloud databases into cloud data warehouse BigQuery.

Infrastructure Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

The Dunant subsea cable, connecting the US and mainland Europe, is ready for service - The Dunant submarine cable system, crossing the Atlantic Ocean between Virginia Beach in the U.S. and Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez on the French Atlantic coast, has been deployed and tested and is now ready for service.

Anthos Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

What are my hybrid and multicloud deployment options with Anthos? - Anthos is a managed application platform that extends Google Cloud services and engineering practices to your environments so you can modernize apps faster and establish operational consistency across them. Anthos offers multiple deployment options to choose from, depending on where your infrastructure and applications live today. In this article we are outlining the Anthos deployment options.

Cloud KMS Official Blog Security Feb. 8, 2021

The cloud trust paradox: 3 scenarios where keeping encryption keys off the cloud may be necessary - Although rare, there are sometimes situations where encryption keys should be stored off the cloud. Here are three to consider.

Networking Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Set up Anthos Service Mesh for multiple GKE clusters using Terraform - Learn how to federate multiple GKE clusters with Anthos Service Mesh 1.7 and 1.8, creating a managed Istio configuration in a single VPC.

HPC Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Introducing HPC VM images—pre-tuned for optimal performance - Google Cloud’s first pre-configured HPC VM image is a CentOS 7-based image optimized for tightly-coupled MPI workloads.

Networking Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

How to optimize your network for live video on Google Cloud - The response to COVID-19 has required broadcasters to come up with creative and ad-hoc solutions to keep shows on the air. This post provides our recommendations for using Google Cloud networking solutions for live TV operations.

Networking Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Limiting public IPs on Google Cloud - Learn how to restrict public IP creation for Google Cloud resources, including VMs, load balancers, and VPN gateways using organization policies.

Firebase Official Blog Feb. 8, 2021

Cloud Firestore for Games is now in Beta! - Cloud Firestore for Games is now publicly available in beta for C++ and Unity developers.

Official Blog Windows Feb. 1, 2021

Opening up Google's Windows management tools - Large scale Windows fleet management is possible with strong open source tools and good security practices during WFH.

Cloud Run Eventarc Official Blog Serverless Feb. 1, 2021

Eventarc brings eventing to Cloud Run and is now GA - Eventarc lets you route events to Cloud Run, and is now generally available with several new features.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Introducing Sqlcommenter: An open source ORM auto-instrumentation library - Sqlcommenter is an open source library that enables ORMs to augment SQL statements with comments before execution.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

How Cloud Storage delivers 11 nines of durability—and how you can help - Learn how Google Cloud achieves 11 nines of durability for Cloud Storage objects, and steps you can take to reduce your risk of data loss.

Bare Metal Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Bare Metal Solution: new regions, new servers, and new certifications - Check out new regions and a smaller 8-core server, plus HIPAA and PCI-DSS compliance, for Bare Metal Solution to move your Oracle workloads easily to Google Cloud.

Official Blog VM Manager Feb. 1, 2021

Introducing VM Manager: Operate large Compute Engine fleets with ease - The new VM Manager simplifies infrastructure and compliance management for the largest of Compute Engine VM fleets.

Cloud SQL Monitoring Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Database observability for developers: introducing Cloud SQL Insights - New Insights tool helps developers quickly understand and resolve database performance issues on Cloud SQL.

Cloud SQL Monitoring Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Boost your query performance troubleshooting skills with Cloud SQL Insights - Learn how developers can use Cloud SQL Insights for application-centric monitoring and diagnosis through a step-by-step walkthrough.

App Engine Cloud Functions Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Feb. 1, 2021

Spoiled for choice: Deploying to 3 serverless platforms - I made a webapp called Hot Maze and deployed it to App Engine, to Cloud Functions, and to Cloud Run. This is what I learned.

BigQuery Machine Learning Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

How to build demand forecasting models with BigQuery ML - With BigQuery ML, you can train and deploy machine learning models using SQL. With the fully managed, scalable infrastructure of BigQuery, this means reducing complexity while accelerating time to production, so you can spend more time using the forecasts to improve your business.

Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

The evolution of data architecture at The New York Times - See how the New York Times uses Google Cloud’s end-to-end data platform for fast streaming pipelines, advanced analytics, and record-high site traffic during the 2020 election.

Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Retailers find flexible demand forecasting models in BigQuery ML - Try BigQuery’s design pattern for demand forecasting to create predictive analytics models for retail use cases.

Cloud DNS Networking Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

New Cloud DNS response policies simplify access to Google APIs - Cloud DNS response policies is a new way to provide access to services in a restricted VPC.

Dialogflow Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Respond to customers faster and more accurately with Dialogflow CX - New Dialogflow CX Virtual Agents can jumpstart your contact center operational efficiency goals, drive CSAT up and take care of your human agents.

DevOps Infrastructure Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

New white paper: Strengthening operational resilience in financial services by migrating to Google Cloud - Learn how migrating to Google Cloud can play a critical role in strengthening operational resilience in the financial services sector.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Feb. 1, 2021

Lifecycle of a container on Cloud Run - Cloud Run runs and autoscales your container-based application. You can make the most of the platform when you understand the full container lifecycle.

Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

How our customers modernize business intelligence with BigQuery and Looker - BigQuery and Looker customers use modern business intelligence (BI) to find data insights and allow self-service discovery for all teams.

BeyondCorp Official Blog Security Feb. 1, 2021

BeyondCorp Enterprise: Introducing a safer era of computing - The GA of Google’s comprehensive zero trust product offering, BeyondCorp Enterprise, brings this modern, proven technology to organizations so they can get started on their own zero trust journey in a simple experience for users and administrators.

Firebase Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Firebase Experimental Extensions - Firebase now supports Experimental Extensions, to get more feedback from you and to better understand which use cases and extension features people are most interested in.

Firebase Official Blog Feb. 1, 2021

Crashlytics and the Great Crash Detective Comic - This comics explains how Firebase Crashlytics service works and can be used.

Official Blog Security Jan. 25, 2021

New whitepaper: Designing and deploying a data security strategy with Google Cloud - Our new whitepaper helps you start a data security program in a cloud-native way and adjust your existing data security program when you start utilizing cloud computing.

Cloud Operations DevOps Official Blog SRE Jan. 25, 2021

Take the first step toward SRE with Cloud Operations Sandbox - Spin up the Cloud Operations Sandbox to see how Google’s logging, monitoring, tracing, profiling and debugging can kickstart your SRE practice.

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.

Anthos Official Blog Jan. 25, 2021

Hands-on with Anthos on bare metal - Deploying Anthos on Bare Metal in home lab.

Official Blog Jan. 25, 2021

Build your own workout app in 5 steps—without coding - Conquer New Year’s resolutions by using Google Cloud’s AppSheet to build a customizable fitness tracking app— without writing any code.

IAM Official Blog Security Jan. 25, 2021

Enforcing least privilege by bulk-applying IAM recommendations - Learn how to identify IAM roles with unnecessary permissions in your Google Cloud organization—and rightsize them automatically.

Cloud Run Eventarc Official Blog Serverless Jan. 18, 2021

Eventarc: A unified eventing experience in Google Cloud - Eventarc provides a unified eventing experience in Google Cloud so you can send events to Cloud Run from more than 60 Google Cloud sources.

Cloud Profiler Official Blog Jan. 18, 2021

Cloud Profiler provides app performance insights, without the overhead - Cloud Profiler helps troubleshoot nagging performance problems in your code, without adding any additional overhead.

Cloud Bigtable GCP Experience Official Blog Jan. 18, 2021

Think big: Why Ricardo chose Bigtable to complement BigQuery - See how ecommerce company Ricardo.ch chose Cloud Bigtable as its database to complement its data warehouse and save costs with scalability.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Jan. 18, 2021

Lock Statistics: Diagnose performance issues in Cloud Spanner - This post introduces a newly released introspection tool: Lock statistic, and guides our readers through a simple example of using it to diagnose transaction performance issues caused by lock conflict.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Jan. 18, 2021

Implementing leader election on Google Cloud Storage - Controlling coordination among distributed systems can be complex. This article showcases how to build your own leader election system using only Google Cloud Storage.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Security Jan. 18, 2021

4 best practices for ensuring privacy and security of your data in Cloud Storage - Beyond the fundamentals, Cloud Storage offers several security features, such as bucket-level access, service account HMAC keys, IAM conditions, Delegation tokens, and V4 signatures. Here are 4 tips to help get you started.

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.

Cloud Functions Official Blog Ruby Serverless Jan. 18, 2021

Introducing Ruby on Google Cloud Functions - With Cloud Functions support for Rub Functions Framework, you can write idiomatic Ruby functions and deploy them in a fully managed Ruby environment.

Official Blog SAP Jan. 18, 2021

Google Cloud and SAP demonstrate massive scalability for financial services customers - Engineers ran a SAP S/4HANA for financial product subledger (FPSL) solution using more than 20TB of actual transaction data on a scale-out Google Cloud environment and found it delivered performance, scale and reliability.

Data Analytics Official Blog Jan. 18, 2021

Powering open source healthcare research on Google Cloud - Google Cloud partners with OHDSI on standardizing health data analytics with open source tools.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Jan. 11, 2021

The Magic Of Distributed Joins in Cloud Spanner - How do you join two tables when both of them are divided into multiple splits managed by multiple different machines? In this blog entry, we'll describe distributed joins using the Distributed Cross Apply (DCA) operator.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Jan. 11, 2021

Behind the scenes of Cloud Spanner’s ExecuteQuery request - What happens when an application executes a query against Cloud Spanner? This post is going to shed some light on the magic that happens behind the scenes. How does Spanner take an arbitrary SQL statement, locate the data, and return the response in milliseconds? We will take some of the concepts described in SIGMOD’17 paper and explain, step by step, how the execution occurs.

C++ Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog Jan. 11, 2021

Running large-scale C++ workloads with Cloud Pub/Sub and GKE - Learn how to use Pub/Sub and GKE effectively to run large-scale C++ applications on Google Cloud.

Cloud Logging Official Blog Jan. 11, 2021

Find logs fast with new “tail -f” functionality in Cloud Logging - Now, you can troubleshoot your Google Cloud logs in real-time with Cloud Logging’s new “tail -f”-like functionality.

Firebase Official Blog Security Jan. 11, 2021

How to code review security rules - This post will walk through how to approach reviewing and giving good feedback on Security Rules in Firebase.

Official Blog Stackdriver Dec. 28, 2020

Introducing Monitoring Query Language, now GA in Cloud Monitoring - The new Monitoring Query Language, or MQL, is a powerful tool for manipulating metrics gathered in Cloud Monitoring.

NodeJS Official Blog Serverless Dec. 28, 2020

Tips for writing and deploying Node.js apps on Cloud Functions - Follow these tips for writing performant, observable, Node.js applications that run on Cloud Functions.

Official Blog Serverless Dec. 28, 2020

2020 review: How serverless solutions helped customers thrive in uncertainty - In a year like no other, Google Cloud’s serverless and application development services helped businesses innovate and respond to challenges.

Cloud Bigtable Cloud Memorystore Cloud SQL Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

2020: The year in databases at Google Cloud - Check out the top new features from Google Cloud managed databases in 2020 across open source and cloud-native.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

Top 9 posts from Google Cloud in 2020 - In 2020, Google Cloud launched Workspace, added new features to Meet, offered free learning resources, launched public datasets, and lots more. See what you missed.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

In case you missed it: here’s what happened in data analytics in 2020 - From the official Google Cloud blog: here’s what was new and exciting in cloud data analytics in 2020, including multicloud querying, BI, AI and ML, and more.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

A revolution is coming for data and the cloud: 6 predictions for 2021 - Check out the 6 predictions on what to look for in data analytics in 2021 and beyond, including multicloud, data sovereignty, cloud data lakes, and more.

Cloud Bigtable GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

Managed cloud databases bring speed, scale and new features for ecobee customers - See how smart home company ecobee migrated database workloads to Bigtable to add performance and scale and save costs.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

Application rationalization: Why you need to take this first step in your migration journey - The application rationalization process is a critical starting point for cloud migration. In this post, we explore what it is, why it’s needed, and how to implement it.

Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

Google Cloud’s no-code year in review - How Google Cloud’s AppSheet continued to push the boundaries of no-code app development in 2020.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

You asked, we listened—more productivity features to close out Spanner’s year - From the official Google Cloud blog: see how cloud database Spanner helps developer productivity with new check constraints, generated columns, and NUMERIC data type.

HPC Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

Scale your EDA flows: How Google Cloud enables faster verification - Google Cloud compute infrastructure can speed up HPC workloads such as EDA.

Cloud KMS Official Blog Security Dec. 28, 2020

Unlocking the mystery of stronger security key management - A common data security mistake involves encrypting data but failing to secure the encryption key. This post examines common risks and architectures and approaches in the cloud to mitigate them.

Infrastructure Official Blog Dec. 28, 2020

Expanding our global footprint with new cloud regions - Google Cloud is expanding its global network with new regions in South America, Europe, and Asia.

AI AI Platform Prediction Machine Learning Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

How to automatically scale your machine learning predictions - How to automatically scale machine learning predictions with Google Cloud AI Platform Prediction Service.

Anthos Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog Security Dec. 21, 2020

Protecting your Kubernetes deployments with Policy Controller - In November, the Kubernetes project disclosed a vulnerability which every Kubernetes administrator or adopter should be aware of. The vulnerability, known as CVE-2020-8554, stems from default permissions allowing users to create objects that could act as a “Man in the Middle” and therefore potentially intercept sensitive data.

Cloud Monitoring Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Introducing a new dashboard creation experience in Cloud Monitoring - Cloud Monitoring now lets you build more advanced custom dashboards.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Most popular public datasets to enrich your BigQuery analyses - Free public datasets from Google Cloud, available to help you get started easily with big data analytics in BigQuery and Cloud Storage.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Extensions for connectivity and new data types now available in Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL - Check out new extensions and data types in open source database PostgreSQL, and why they matter when you’re using our Cloud SQL managed service.

Buildpacks Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 21, 2020

Introducing a single command to build and deploy to Cloud Run - Now you can use Google Cloud Buildpacks to automatically convert your application code into a container image and deploy it to Cloud Run.

Kubernetes Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Continuing our long-standing commitment to Kubernetes and CNCF - With $3 million per year in Google Cloud credits, CNCF can continue to host, develop and test the Kubernetes open-source project.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Introducing the new Google Maps Platform Public Status Dashboard - The Public Status Dashboard provides status information on the products that are generally available and covered by the Google Maps Platform SLA.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 21, 2020

The serverless gambit: Building ChessMsgs.com on Cloud Run - Building a web-based Chess service completely serverless (and stateless!) utilizing multiple open source projects and Node/Express. Deployed on Cloud Run using Cloud Build.

Cloud Data Fusion Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Create a secure and code-free data pipeline in minutes using Cloud Data Fusion - Learn how to set up a secure, no-code data pipeline and see how you can move data easily and anonymize it in your cloud data warehouse.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Dataproc Metastore: Fully managed Hive metastore now in public preview - Dataproc Metastore lets you use your Apache Hive metastore to simplify technical metadata management when you’re building a data lake on Google Cloud.

Anthos Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Migrating apps to containers? Why Migrate for Anthos is your best bet - Learn how Migrate for Anthos speeds up and improves the process of migrating apps from VMs to containers.

AI Cloud AutoML Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Baking recipes made by AI - In this post, we’ll show you how to build an explainable machine learning model that analyzes baking recipes, and we’ll even use it to come up with our own, new recipes—no data science expertise required.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Our heads are in the clouds at the Museum of Borgmon Modern Art - Google’s SRE team sees the strangest things in their alerting system, now gathered into the Museum of Modern Borgmon Art.

CI Official Blog Serverless Dec. 21, 2020

Deploying to serverless platforms with GitHub Actions - GitHub Actions aim to reduce operational overhead by abstracting away test infrastructure and creating a developer-centric CI/CD system. Learn how you can deploy Google Cloud serverless options using integrated GitHub Actions.

GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Rodan + Fields achieve business continuity for retail workloads with SAP on Google Cloud - Learn how Rodan + Fields designed and implemented a cloud-native, automated resilience strategy for their SAP workloads on Google Cloud.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Dec. 21, 2020

Automatically right-size Spanner instances with the new Autoscaler - New Autoscaler lets you scale Spanner instances up and down easily to optimize costs and usage based on utilization.

Cloud SQL GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 15, 2020

Ensuring financial stability starts with database stability - From the Google Cloud blog, how one financial company migrated 180 MySQL database instances from Rackspace to Cloud SQL to save time and money.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 15, 2020

Faster machine learning on Dataproc with new initialization action - Setting up environments for Machine Learning is tricky. This blog post explains how to do so with a new initialization action.

GCP Experience Official Blog TPU Dec. 15, 2020

Samsung Electronics supercharges Bixby with Cloud TPUs & TensorFlow - Samsung improves Bixby voice recognition model training speeds 18x with Cloud TPUs.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 15, 2020

Cloud Run min instances: Minimize your serverless cold starts - With Cloud Run’s new min instances feature, you can ensure your application never scales entirely to zero if you don’t want it to.

Infrastructure Official Blog Dec. 15, 2020

Google Cloud named a leader in latest Forrester Research IaaS Platform Native Security Wave - Forrester evaluated seven public cloud platforms against 29 criteria. Google Cloud scored highest overall on current offering, and received the highest score possible in its strategic plans for security posture management, hypervisor security, guest OS and container protection, and network security.

Cloud SQL Database Migration Service Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Preparing your MySQL database for migration with Database Migration Service - Database Migration Service is an easy-to-use, serverless migration tool that provides minimal downtime database migration to Cloud SQL for MySQL (Preview) and Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL (available in Preview by request).

Cloud Dataproc Dataproc Hub Machine Learning Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Dataproc Hub makes notebooks easier to use for machine learning - Dataproc Hub, now generally available, makes it easy to use open source, notebook-based machine learning on Google Cloud, powered by Spark.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Google Cloud initiatives offer researchers critical support during the pandemic - New initiatives offer crucial support to overburdened researchers in these difficult times.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog Python Dec. 14, 2020

Improve the data science experience using scalable Python data processing - Announcement of the Dask support for Dataproc, Google Cloud’s fully managed Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark service, via a new initialization action.

Cloud Identity Aware Proxy Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

What is zero trust identity security? - GCP Comis explains what is zero trust indentity security.

Document AI Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Using Document AI to automate procurement workflows - Shine a light on all your "dark" data with Google's Document AI. Turn unstructured pdfs into fully automated workflows with machine learning powered parsers.

Cloud SQL GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

MakerBot implements an innovative autoscaling solution with Cloud SQL - See how 3D printing company MakerBot migrated its MySQL instances to Google Cloud.

API Official Blog Serverless Dec. 14, 2020

How to develop secure and scalable serverless APIs - Building your RESTful APIs on top of a serverless platform like Cloud Run or Cloud Functions can improve performance and reduce costs.

Dialogflow Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Integrating Dialogflow with Google Chat - A walk through a bot that was inspired by a real use case here at Google.

BigQuery Data Analytics Dataform Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Dataform is joining Google Cloud: Deploy data transformations with SQL in BigQuery - With our of Dataform, you can now leverage software development best practices to define, document, test and deploy data transformations using SQL executed within BigQuery.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Pub/Sub makes scalable real-time analytics more accessible than ever - Here’s how the move from daily batch processing to real-time processing for data analytics gets easier with Pub/Sub to scale fast.

Official Blog Windows Dec. 14, 2020

Enabling Microsoft-based workloads with file storage options on Google Cloud - Check out the range of SMB file services in Google Cloud that meet the varying needs of Microsoft shops, from self-managed to fully managed.

Cloud SQL GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Keeping students, universities and employers connected with Cloud SQL - Startup company Handshake uses Google’s managed database service, Cloud SQL, to run their web apps with high performance.

Official Blog Dec. 14, 2020

Google Cloud fuels new discoveries in astronomy - Google Cloud contributes to high-performance computing and machine learning research in the science of astronomy.

HPC Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Getting higher MPI performance for HPC applications on Google Cloud - You can reduce MPI latency in HPC workloads running on Google Cloud by following these best practices.

Official Blog Serverless Dec. 7, 2020

Get to know Workflows, Google Cloud’s serverless orchestration engine - Google Cloud’s purpose-built Workflows tool lets you orchestrate complex, multi-step processes more effectively than general-purpose tools.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Machine learning patterns with Apache Beam and the Dataflow Runner, part I - As more people use ML inference in Dataflow pipelines to extract insights from data, we’ve seen some common patterns emerge. In this post, we explore the process of providing a model with data and extracting the resulting output.

App Engine Cloud Functions Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 7, 2020

A new Terraform module for serverless load balancing - With the new optimized Terraform load balancing module, you can now set up load balancing for serverless applications on Cloud Run, App Engine, or Cloud Functions.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog Typescript Dec. 7, 2020

Google Maps Platform JavaScript API and TypeScript - Google Maps Platform provides samples in Typescript.

Cloud SQL GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Online shopping gets a boost from Cloud SQL - Marketing platform Bluecore chose managed cloud database services from Google Cloud for strong consistency, great performance, and high scalability.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 7, 2020

Cloud Run is now one year old: a look back - Cloud Run has gained a lot of new features since it became generally available late in 2019.

DevOps Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Launching code you didn't write: Shipping Next 2020 demos at scale - Behind the scenes of Next 2020.

Networking Official Blog Traffic Director Dec. 7, 2020

Traffic Director takes application networking beyond Google Cloud - Traffic Director can now manage traffic on non-GCP endpoints with new support for Hybrid Connectivity Network Endpoint Groups (NEGs).

Networking Official Blog Security Dec. 7, 2020

Expanding our commitment to secure Internet routing - Google increases efforts to secure routing vulnerabilities in the internet, and broadens collaboration across the industry.

Apache Beam Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Simplify creating data pipelines for media with Spotify’s Klio - Spotify open-sources Klio: scalable, efficient media processing on top of Apache Beam.

Cloud SQL GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Joining fans and artists in perfect harmony with Cloud SQL - Concert discovery service Songkick chose managed cloud database Cloud SQL to modernize their infrastructure and cut out maintenance and operational tasks.

Business Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Google enters agreement to acquire Actifio - As organizations sharpen their disaster preparedness strategies, Actifio’s business continuity solutions will help Google Cloud customers prevent data loss and downtime due to external threats, network failures, human errors and other disruptions.

Infrastructure Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

How computing has evolved, and why you need a multi-cloud strategy - A multi-cloud strategy gives companies the freedom to use the best possible cloud for each workload.

Official Blog Workflows Dec. 7, 2020

Better service orchestration with Workflows - Workflows is a service to orchestrate not only Google Cloud services such as Cloud Functions and Cloud Run, but also external services.

Big Data Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Best practices to use Apache Ranger on Dataproc - Run managed open source like Apache Hadoop and Spark in the cloud. Get tips on secure deployment with Dataproc and the Apache Ranger authorization OSS.

Cloud Security Command Center Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Monitor and secure your containers with new Container Threat Detection - Container Threat Detection helps you monitor and secure your container deployments in Google Cloud.

Business Cloud Healthcare Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Advancing healthcare with the Healthcare Interoperability Readiness Program - How Google Cloud is helping healthcare organizations achieve interoperability.

Data Analytics Official Blog Storage Dec. 7, 2020

Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems names Google a Leader - Gartner’s first-ever database management systems (DBMS) Magic Quadrant (MQ) names Google Cloud a Leader.

Anthos Official Blog Dec. 7, 2020

Anthos on bare metal, now GA, puts you back in control - Running Anthos on bare metal removes the overhead of a hypervisor layer, bringing new kinds of applications to the platform.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 30, 2020

Five behaviours for digital diffusion in EMEA—Google Cloud Public Sector Summit - Many governments across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) followed a common set of behaviours that helped the public sector diffuse digital technology within their organisations.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Terraform Nov. 30, 2020

Serverless load balancing with Terraform: The hard way - What Cloud Load Balancer integration means for Cloud Run, and how to build a load balancer from scratch using Terraform resources.

Database Migration Service Official Blog Nov. 30, 2020

Closing the gap: Migration completeness when using Database Migration Service - Learn what is and isn't included when migrating a MySQL database to Cloud SQL using Database Migration Service (DMS).

BigQuery Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog Nov. 30, 2020

What’s new in BigQuery ML: non-linear model types and model export - Check out new non-linear machine learning (ML) model types built into cloud data warehouse BigQuery, along with ML model export capabilities.

Billing Official Blog Nov. 30, 2020

Money matters: Automating your Cloud Billing budgets - Cloud Billing’s new budgeting and automation capabilities make it easier to create, track and enforce custom budgets across Google Cloud.

Anthos Official Blog Nov. 30, 2020

You do you: How to succeed in a distributed, multi-cloud world - How a CIO should prepare developers for a multi-cloud feature.

AI Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

How AI, and specifically BERT, helps the patent industry - How AI helps businesses do better patent analysis.

.NET Cloud Run Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

.NET 5.0 on Google Cloud - .NET 5.0 was released just a few days ago with many new features and improvements. In this blog post, we show you how to deploy .NET 5.0 to Cloud Run.

Cloud Functions Official Blog Serverless Nov. 22, 2020

Introducing .NET on Google Cloud Functions - .NET Core 3.1 is now available for Cloud Functions, letting you write cloud functions with our Functions Framework for .NET.

Config Connector DevOps Kubernetes Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

I do declare! Infrastructure automation with Configuration as Data - Configuration as Data enables operational consistency, security, and velocity on Google Cloud with products like Config Connector.

Cloud Filestore Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Filestore Backups eases migration of file-based apps to cloud - The new Filestore Backups lets you migrate your copy data services and backup strategy for your file systems in Google Cloud.

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.

AI Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Google Cloud AI digitizes StoryCorps archive: largest collection of human voices on planet - Google Cloud AI unlocks StoryCorps archive of 300,000+ interviews.

Networking Official Blog Security Nov. 22, 2020

How we're advancing intelligent automation in network security - We’re announcing four new capabilities to help customers protect their users, data, and applications in the cloud.

Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Use real-time anomaly detection reference patterns to combat fraud - Algorithms and machine learning models can help you implement a streaming anomaly detection architecture using pre-designed reference patterns and cloud data analytics.

DevOps Kubernetes Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Introducing Voucher, a service to help secure the container supply chain - Shopify developed the open-source Voucher on top of Google Cloud Binary Authorization to help secure its container supply chain.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Empowering customers and the ecosystem with an open cloud - An open cloud based on open source and open data can help organizations innovate faster and more safely.

GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

How ZSL uses ML to classify gunshots to protect wildlife - The analysis of acoustic (sound) data to support wildlife conservation is one of the major lines of work at ZSL’s monitoring and technology programme.

BigQuery Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

How BigQuery helped Theta Labs and NASA bring science and hope to streaming - See how Theta Labs helped livestream the SpaceX launch with help from Google Cloud’s databases and data analytics tools.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

The 10 most popular sessions from Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir - From cloud migration to security to productivity: here’s a quick breakdown of our top 10 sessions from Next OnAir.

API Apigee Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Four ways to generate value from your APIs - Explore four ways to get more value from your APIs, from API monetization to expanded brand reach.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

A developer’s guide to Google Kubernetes Engine, or GKE - Learn how to develop applications destined for GKE, and the benefits that Kubernetes brings to developers, in these blogs.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Data governance in Google Cloud–new ways to securely access and discover data - As organizations bring ever more sensitive data analytics workloads to the cloud, BigQuery column-level security, now GA, provides fine-grained controls to help them satisfy principles of least-privileged access.

Official Blog Public Datasets Nov. 22, 2020

Google Cloud, Harvard Global Health Institute release improved COVID-19 Public Forecasts, share lessons learned - Google Cloud AI and Harvard improve COVID-19 forecasts, share lessons learned.

Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

The democratization of data and insights: Expanding machine learning access - Learn why machine learning is critical to generating insights in today’s world of big data, as well as what Google Cloud is doing to expand access to this powerful method of analysis.

Artifact Registry DevOps Official Blog Nov. 22, 2020

Turbocharge your software supply chain with Artifact Registry, now GA - Artifact Registry is now GA and lets you store OS and language packages as well as container images for your software supply chain.

Networking Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

It’s not DNS: Ensuring high availability in a hybrid cloud environment - Learn how to configure your environment to ensure that your Cloud DNS environment is highly available in a hybrid environment.

Anthos Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Introducing the Anthos Developer Sandbox—free with a Google account - The new Anthos Developer Sandbox spins up all the tools you need to learn how to develop for the Anthos platform.

BigQuery Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

BigQuery Explained: Data Manipulation (DML) - Dive into data manipulation in BigQuery, use cases and syntax of DML, considerations when using DML, and best practices for using DML.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Database Migration Service Connectivity—A technical introspective - Migrating your database is hard. So is network connectivity. See how Google’s Database Migration Service can make migration reliable, easy and secure.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Accelerating cloud migrations with the new Database Migration Service - The new Database Migration Service lets you perform a homogeneous migration to managed cloud databases like Cloud SQL for MySQL.

Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Best practices for homogeneous database migrations - Homogeneous database migrations—across compatible database engines—helps improve app performance. See how to migrate databases to Google Cloud.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Security Nov. 16, 2020

Enhancing our privacy commitments to customers - We’re expanding on our commitments to provide industry-leading security and product capabilities, along with transparency and visibility into when and how your data is accessed.

Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Health checking your gRPC servers on GKE - Kubernetes does not have built-in support for health checking using the gRPC protocol, however, you can work around this by using a standard command-line tool built for this purpose.

GCP Certification Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Announcing our new Professional Machine Learning Engineer certification - Learn about the Google Cloud Professional Machine Learning Engineer certification.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Dataproc cooperative multi-tenancy - How you can use Dataproc Cooperative Multi-Tenancy to share Dataproc clusters across multiple users.

Business Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

DORA and the shared pursuit of digital operational resilience in finance - Google Cloud is following the proposed DORA regulation and is contributing to the collaborative dialogue to help it achieve the European Commission’s priorities.

AI Healthcare Natural Language API Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Healthcare gets more productive with new industry-specific AI tools - We’re launching in public preview a suite of fully-managed AI tools to help healthcare professionals with the review and analysis of medical documents in a repeatable, scalable way.

GCP Experience Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Forbes embraces MongoDB on Google Cloud as part of digital-first strategy - Forbes demonstrates what's possible when a tech organization executes a growth strategy that integrates a DBaaS solution with a cloud-native application architecture.

Firebase Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

A New Region and API for the Realtime Database - Firebase Realtime database is launched in Belgium region.

Firebase Official Blog Nov. 16, 2020

Getting Started with Flamelink, a CMS for Firebase - Flamelink is a headless Content Management System (CMS) built specifically for Firebase which supports both Cloud Firestore and the Realtime Database.

Cloud Run Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

3 Ways to optimize Cloud Run response times - Learn three simple ways to optimize Cloud Run response times by tuning services and creating leaner container images.

Official Blog Security Nov. 9, 2020

The Cloud trust paradox: To trust cloud computing more, you need the ability to trust it less - Cloud providers should build technologies that allow organizations to benefit from cloud computing while decreasing the amount of trust they need to place into the providers themselves.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

Cloud SQL now supports PostgreSQL 13 - Fully managed Cloud SQL cloud database service now supports PostgreSQL 13.

Apigee Official Blog SAP Nov. 9, 2020

Apigee: Your gateway to more manageable APIs for SAP - Google Cloud tools including Apigee API management help companies to do more with their SAP systems, from data monetization to faster innovation.

Container Registry Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

Hack your own custom domains for Container Registry - By deploying a serverless reverse proxy, you can customize the behavior of your Container Registry and achieve things like serving images on a custom domain.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

What’s new with Google Cloud - Find newest updates, announcements, resources, events, learning opportunities, and more in one handy location.

Document AI Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

Introducing Document AI platform, a unified console for document processing - Document AI Platform is a unified console for document processing in the cloud.

Cloud CDN Networking Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

Cache me if you can with latest Cloud CDN features - New features in Cloud CDN make it easier to start caching content, or manage your settings.

Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

The democratization of insights: Empowering data analysts and business users - We explore how what it means to be “data-driven” has changed over time, and how Google Cloud is helping customers push those boundaries today.

Cloud Operations Cloud Profiler DevOps GCP Experience Official Blog Nov. 9, 2020

How Mercari reduced request latency by 15% with Cloud Profiler - Tools like Cloud Profiler and Cloud Trace helped DevOps teams at Mercari track down problems and improve latency of their service.

AI Platform Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog Serverless Nov. 2, 2020

Using remote and event-triggered AI Platform Pipelines - Setting up remote and event-triggered ML pipeline jobs on Google Cloud.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

These inspiring small and medium businesses are helping the world navigate COVID-19 together - Google Cloud Platform has helped numerous companies and organizations adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Official Blog Security Nov. 2, 2020

Cybersecurity Awareness Month—New security announcements for Google Cloud - Today’s announcements include new security features, whitepapers that explore our encryption capabilities, and use-case demos to help deploy products optimally.

Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

Boo! Fight off your scariest cloud monsters with Active Assist - Learn how Active Assist can help you fix underused or misconfigured Google Cloud resources.

Cloud Shell Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

New Cloud Shell Editor: Get your first cloud-native app running in minutes - The new Cloud Shell Editor is a fully functional development environment for Google Cloud that you can access directly from your browser.

Cloud Run Eventarc Official Blog Serverless Nov. 2, 2020

Trigger Cloud Run with events from more than 60 Google Cloud sources - Now, you can invoke applications running on Cloud Run with events generated by over 60 Google Cloud services.

Buildpacks Docker Java Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

Comparing containerization methods: Buildpacks, Jib, and Dockerfile - Container Images can be created using a variety of methods including Buildpacks, Jib, and Dockerfiles. Let's compare them.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

Cloud Storage object lifecycle management gets new controls - Two new Cloud Storage Object Lifecycle Management (OLM) rules can help you protect your data and lower your TCO.

Java Microservices Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

Modernize your Java apps with Spring Boot and Spring Cloud GCP - Spring Cloud GCP provides a wealth of capabilities for creating modern Java applications and microservices.

Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

All treats, no tricks with product recommendation reference patterns - Get started with predictive analytics for retail using product recommendation design patterns. Try other cloud reference patterns with sample code for analytics use cases.

Docker Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

Preparing Google Cloud deployments for Docker Hub pull request limits - Changes to Docker Hub rate limits on pull requests may impact container-based applications on Google Cloud, but there are mitigation strategies.

Official Blog Security Nov. 2, 2020

What you can learn in our Q4 2020 Google Cloud Security Talks - Google Cloud Security Talks, a live online event on November 18th, will help you navigate the latest thinking in cloud security.

Official Blog Serverless Nov. 2, 2020

Stateful serverless on Google Cloud with Cloudstate and Akka Serverless - Lightbend’s Akka Serverless running on Google Cloud provides an alternative to running a stateless middle-tier.

Cloud Identity Firebase Official Blog Security Nov. 2, 2020

Password sign-in best practices - Best practices for authentication on Firebase and Cloud Identity Platform.

Firebase Official Blog Nov. 2, 2020

Helpful product updates from Firebase Summit 2020 - News from 2020 Firebase summit.

Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Preparing for peak holiday shopping in 2020: War rooms go virtual - Preparing for peak holiday season when your entire staff is working from home.

Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

MLB uses Google Cloud Smart Analytics platform to scale data insights - Learn how Google Cloud tools were applied to Statcast data to derive insights that enable MLB broadcasters and content generators to determine relevant storylines and add richer context to games.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Improving security and governance in PostgreSQL with Cloud SQL - Managed cloud databases need security and governance, and Cloud SQL just added pgAudit and Cloud IAM integrations to make security easier.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

A giant list of Google Cloud resources - The growth of Google Cloud has been staggering. I decided to invest some time in building you a comprehensive list of resources.

Big Data Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Preparing for serverless big data open source software - Serverless capabilities at Google Cloud continue to develop, and serverless is now meeting open source as tools like Dataproc let you build on your open foundation in the cloud.

Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Prepare for Google Cloud certification with one free month of new Professional Certificates on Coursera - Train for Google Cloud certifications with one free month of Professional Certificates on Coursera.

AI Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

How AI uncovers important contract data - How AI uncovers important contract data.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Announcing the Google Maps Platform On-demand Rides & Deliveries solution - On-demand Rides & Deliveries solution helps businesses improve operations as well as transform the driver and customer journey from booking to arrival or delivery–all with predictable pricing per completed trip.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Meeting the need for speed with a cloud data warehouse - See how e-commerce company Trendyol migrated their data warehouse to BigQuery to meet SLAs and get better performance.

API Apigee Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

APIs 101: Everything you need to know about API design - API design best practices maximize value and efficiency.

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.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Serverless Oct. 26, 2020

AppSheet and Apps Script empower Google Workspace users to build solutions they need - AppSheet and Apps Script bring together a lot of powerful customization and functionality to Google Workspace, but you may be wondering when to use which platform. Here’s the answer.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Improving security, compliance, and governance with cloud-based DLP data discovery - Data discovery, a key component of DLP technology, has never been more important. Here’s why.

Cloud Run Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Graceful shutdowns on Cloud Run: Deep dive - Learn how to perform various "graceful shutdown" tasks in your application code.

Official Blog Security Oct. 26, 2020

Strengthen zero trust access with the Google Cloud CA service - Certificate Authority Service, a highly scalable and available service that simplifies and automates the management and deployment of private CAs, is now available in public preview.

AI Document AI Official Blog Oct. 26, 2020

Lending DocAI fast tracks the home loan process - Lending DocAI fast tracks the home loan process for borrowers and lenders.

Networking Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

Exponential growth in DDoS attack volumes - How Google prepares for and protects against the largest volumetric DDoS attacks.

Machine Learning Official Blog TensorFlow Oct. 19, 2020

How to create and deploy a model card in the cloud with Scikit-Learn - How to create and deploy a model card in the cloud with Scikit-Learn.

Kubernetes Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

Cloud Code makes YAML easy for hundreds of popular Kubernetes CRDs - Cloud Code makes working with Kubernetes YAML easy thanks to expanded support for CRDs.

Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

What’s happening in BigQuery: Time unit partitioning, Table ACLs and more - Check out new cloud data warehouse features from BigQuery, such as time unit partitioning, table ACLs, and expanded metadata access.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

Prevent planned downtime during the holiday shopping season with Cloud SQL - New maintenance deny periods for Cloud SQL let you choose when downtime occurs for database maintenance--especially useful for retailers during shopping season.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

New Dataproc optional components support Apache Flink and Docker - Run native Apache Spark and Hadoop clusters on Dataproc fast and cost-effectively. New optional components for Docker and Flink available.

Networking Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

Cache is king: Announcing lower pricing for Cloud CDN - We’ve simplified and lowered pricing for Cloud CDN by reducing cache fill charges.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

Smile with new user-friendly SQL capabilities in BigQuery - New commands, functions, scripting, and SQL language improvements in BigQuery.

Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

Learn at no cost how to get insights from your data, regardless of your analytics experience - How Google Cloud helps IT practitioners of all skill levels, from beginners to experts, to build their data analytics skills.

Official Blog Security Oct. 19, 2020

Democratizing Zero Trust with an expanded BeyondCorp Alliance - Last year, we announced our BeyondCorp Alliance with partners that share our Zero Trust vision, and seamlessly extend our platforms by adding key functionality and intelligence. Today, we’re announcing new partners to this alliance.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

BigQuery explained: Blog series - Find links to all posts in the BigQuery Explained series.

Official Blog Terraform Oct. 19, 2020

Rapid cloud foundation buildout and workload deployment using Terraform - Learn how to deploy a microservices app to Google Cloud with Terraform and the Cloud Foundation Toolkit.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Oct. 19, 2020

And then there were two: Simplifying our product launch stages - Google Cloud now has just two launch stages: Preview and General Availability.

Cloud Healthcare Official Blog Oct. 12, 2020

The Google Cloud Healthcare Consent Management API: protecting emerging data in digital care and research - Google Cloud’s Healthcare Consent Management API helps healthcare app developers and researchers manage individuals’ consent of their health data.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Oct. 12, 2020

Introducing HTTP/gRPC server streaming for Cloud Run - You can now stream large or partial responses from Cloud Run to clients, improving the performance of your applications.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Oct. 12, 2020

Introducing Google Workspace - Google Workspace includes the productivity apps you know and love—Gmail, Drive, Docs, Meet, and many more—in one location, so you can create, communicate, and collaborate.

Cloud Functions Official Blog Serverless Oct. 12, 2020

New in Cloud Functions: languages, availability, portability, and more - Cloud Functions includes a wealth of new capabilities that make it a robust platform on which to build your applications.

Firebase Official Blog Oct. 12, 2020

The biggest Firebase Hosting update ever? Preview channels, GitHub Actions, and more!

DevOps Official Blog Oct. 12, 2020

Announcing Google Cloud buildpacks—container images made easy - Google Cloud buildpacks make it much easier and faster to build applications on top of containers.

Data Analytics Genomics Official Blog Oct. 12, 2020

Providing open access to the Genome Aggregation Database (gnomAD) on Google Cloud - The Genome Aggregation Database (gnomAD) brings together data from numerous large-scale sequencing projects and is one of the most comprehensive sources in genomic research.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Turn any Dataflow pipeline into a reusable template - Flex Templates allow you to create templates from any Dataflow pipeline with additional flexibility to decide who can run jobs, where to run the jobs, and what steps to take based on input and output parameters.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Oct. 5, 2020

A deeper dive into Confidential GKE Nodes—now available in preview - Confidential GKE Nodes, now in preview, encrypt the memory of your nodes and the workloads that run on top of them.

Cloud Profiler Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Understand production performance with Cloud Profiler history view - Cloud Profiler’s new history view feature lets you view the performance of a single function or a group of functions over time.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Announcing Google Cloud Public Sector Summit, a free global digital event: Dec. 8-9 - Our first-ever Google Cloud Public Sector Summit, Dec. 8-9, will bring together customers across the globe to share lessons and discuss the future of digital service.

Cloud Logging Monitoring Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Troubleshooting your apps with Cloud Logging just got a lot easier - Learn how to use the Logs Explorer feature in Cloud Logging to troubleshoot your applications.

Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

SAP on Google Cloud: 2 analyst studies reveal quantifiable business benefits - From uptime and infrastructure to efficiency and productivity—both Forrester and IDC identified major benefits to companies that have made the move to Google Cloud.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog TPU Oct. 5, 2020

PyTorch / XLA now generally available on Cloud TPUs - PyTorch is now GA on Google Cloud TPUs.

Infrastructure Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Google Cloud migration made easy - Migration to cloud is the first step to digital transformation because it offers a quick, simple path to cost savings and enhanced flexibility. In this article we’ll focus on migration of on-premise or public cloud hosted infrastructure into Google Cloud.

Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Helping European businesses grow and digitally transform in the cloud - From subsea cables to new regions to new customers, 2020 was an extraordinary year in EMEA.

Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Google named a leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management - For the fifth year in a row, Google Cloud (Apigee) has been named a leader in Gartner’s Full Life Cycle API Management Magic Quadrant.

Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Easily view your old queries with Cloud Logging recent queries - Cloud Logging now presents you with 30 days of queries, making it easier to find the information you need in your logs.

Cloud Firestore Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Cloud Firestore now supports not equal queries - Firestore now supports the not equals != and not-in query operators.

Data Analytics Firebase Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Why you should add Google Analytics to your Crashlytics integration - Combining Crashlytics with Google Analytics to simplify keeping track of all the crashes users experience.

Firebase Official Blog Oct. 5, 2020

Firebase Summit 2020: A Two Day Virtual Event - 27-28 October at 9:30AM PST each day.

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.

AI Platform Prediction Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 28, 2020

AI Platform Prediction goes GA with improved reliability & ML workflow integration - AI Platform Prediction goes GA with enhanced reliability & ML workflow integration.

AI Platform Kubeflow Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 28, 2020

Migrate your custom ML models to Google Cloud in 3 steps - How to migrate your custom ML models to Google Cloud in 3 steps using Kubeflow Pipelines.

Anthos Networking Official Blog Sept. 28, 2020

Anthos in depth: Easy load balancing for your on-prem workloads - Your Anthos subscription includes an external load balancer that can help you connect data to your on-prem Anthos cluster.

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 Run Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Serverless Sept. 28, 2020

Cloud Run for Anthos brings eventing to your Kubernetes microservices - New eventing capabilities in Cloud Run for Anthos make it easy to build event-driven applications on top of your GKE environment.

DevOps Official Blog SRE Sept. 28, 2020

SRE Classroom: exercises for non-abstract large systems design - Learn how to apply SRE principles in this series of workshops on non-abstract large systems design (NALSD) with Google engineers.

DevOps Official Blog SRE Sept. 28, 2020

Are you an Elite DevOps performer? Find out with the Four Keys Project - Learn how the Four Keys open source project lets you gauge your DevOps performance according to DORA metrics.

Infrastructure Official Blog Sept. 28, 2020

Cloud migration: What you need to know (and where to find it) - Google Cloud offers a rich set of solutions and documentation to help guide your cloud migration. Here’s where to find what you need.

Cloud Armor Cloud CDN Cloud Load Balancing Networking Official Blog Sept. 28, 2020

Better together: Google Cloud Load Balancing, Cloud CDN, and Google Cloud Armor - By adding Google Cloud Armor and Cloud CDN to your Global Load Balancer deployment, you can benefit from better security and reduced latency.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Sept. 21, 2020

gVisor: Protecting GKE and serverless users in the real world - Many Google Cloud compute platforms are based on gVisor, and thus impervious to a recently discovered container vulnerability.

CI Cloud Run Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Now, setting up continuous deployment for Cloud Run is a snap - You can now automatically build and deploy your code to your Cloud Run services.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Data warehouse migration tips: preparation and discovery - In this post, we’ll explore a few important questions that come up during the initial preparation and discovery phase for data warehouse migration.

Cloud Logging Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Tips and tricks for using new RegEx support in Cloud Logging - Learn how to optimize your Cloud Logging queries to find the logs you need, faster.

Official Blog Windows Sept. 21, 2020

Making it easier to manage Windows Server VMs - Announcing a smattering of new capabilities to simplify running your Windows workloads on Google Cloud.

Cloud SQL Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Export data from Cloud SQL without performance overhead - We’re launching export offloading in Cloud SQL so you can export data from your MySQL and PostgreSQL database instances without impacting performance or risking your production workloads.

Jupyter Notebook Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Forrester names Google Cloud a Leader in Notebook-based Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning - Forrester evaluated 12 notebook-based predictive analytics and machine learning solutions against a set of pre-defined criteria. In addition to being named a leader, Google Cloud received the highest possible score in eleven evaluation criteria including explainability, security, open source, and partners.

Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

What you can learn in our Q3 2020 Google Cloud Security Talks - Better understand the resources at your disposal to protect your users, applications, and data by joining our Google Cloud Security Talks on September 23rd.

Official Blog Storage Sept. 21, 2020

GKE powers new software-defined NetApp Cloud Volumes Service - NetApp’s new Cloud Volumes Service (CVS) enterprise file storage service is powered by Google Kubernetes Engine.

GCP Experience Official Blog Windows Sept. 21, 2020

Driving change: How Geotab is modernizing applications with Google Cloud - Over time, Geotab converted production servers running Windows Server to containers and open source, saving hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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 Run Official Blog Serverless Sept. 21, 2020

Streamlining Cloud Run development with Cloud Code - Cloud Run is now integrated with Cloud Code, making it easier to create new Cloud Run services from your favorite IDE.

Cloud KMS Official Blog Security Sept. 21, 2020

New Google Cloud whitepaper: Getting the most out of your Cloud Key Management Service - The Google Cloud security team published a whitepaper titled “Cloud Key Management Service Deep Dive” to help you get the most out of cloud key management.

Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Analyze your logs quickly with suggested queries beta in Cloud Logging - New suggested queries in Cloud Logging help highlight important logs, so you can troubleshoot issues faster.

Infrastructure Official Blog Sept. 21, 2020

Announcing ‘round-the-clock clean energy for cloud - Google Cloud sets goal for all services to be powered by carbon-free energy sources, all the time, by 2030.

Apigee Official Blog Sept. 14, 2020

Faster, more powerful apps for everyone: What happened at Next OnAir this week - Google Next business application platform week highlights include API Gateway, Apigee and AppSheet capabilities, and digital transformation insights.

Official Blog Security Sept. 14, 2020

Lost in translation: encryption, key management, and real security - How encryption key management is an important part of data security, and best practices to follow in your implementation.

Data Analytics Official Blog SAP Sept. 14, 2020

Analytics get smarter for SAP customers with Informatica and Google Cloud - Informatica and Google Cloud have partnered to help SAP customers better integrate and manage their data and gain new, powerful capabilities like world class analytics and AI at scale.

Assured workloads Official Blog Sept. 14, 2020

New capabilities for Assured Workloads for Government - Assured Workloads for Government is now GA with new features, including FedRAMP Moderate support.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 14, 2020

Announcing Google Cloud Next OnAir EMEA: 29 Sep - 27 Oct - Google Cloud Next OnAir EMEA begins 29 Sep and offers a full roster of curated content, including more than 30 new sessions specially tailored to the region.

Official Blog VMware Engine Sept. 14, 2020

Spanning the globe with Google Cloud VMware Engine - With the addition of London, Frankfurt and Tokyo regions, Google Cloud VMware Engine is now available around the globe.

Business Infrastructure Official Blog Sept. 14, 2020

Google Cloud named a Leader in first Forrester Wave: Public Cloud Development & Infrastructure Platforms for ANZ - Forrester noted Google Cloud has built a compelling enterprise strategy using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), analytics, containers, and functions to build new applications or modernise legacy ones.

Business Google Cloud Platform Infrastructure Official Blog Sept. 14, 2020

Google a leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services - For the third consecutive year, Google Cloud is a leader in Gartner Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Magic Quadrant.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 14, 2020

Introducing interactive code samples in Google Cloud documentation - With interactive code samples in Google Cloud documentation, you can replace the variables inline, before you even copy the snippet.

API Apigee Official Blog Sept. 14, 2020

Accelerate digital transformation with business application platform - Google Cloud launches API Gateway, Apigee data source for G Suite, AppSheet Automaton, and Business Application Platform.

API Gateway Official Blog Serverless Sept. 14, 2020

Google Cloud API Gateway is now available in public beta - Google Cloud API Gateway makes it easy to securely share and manage serverless APIs.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Sept. 14, 2020

Expanding Google Cloud’s Confidential Computing portfolio - Google Cloud Confidential Computing is now GA and including Confidential GKE Nodes.

Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

An AI gold mine: What happened at Google Cloud Next ‘20 OnAir - Recap of Google Cloud Next OnAir AI week.

Apigee Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Next OnAir: Business application platform sessions to accelerate digital transformation - Sessions will be available starting Tuesday, September 8 at 9am PT, and available on-demand afterward.

Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Automating data pipelines with BigQuery and Fivetran - Learn how one customer is using Fivetran's automated data integration to reduce complexity, as well as step-by-step instructions on how to implement something similar in your environment.

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.

Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Empowering teams to unlock the value of AI - The latest and greatest AI and machine learning news from Google Cloud.

Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Key requirements for an MLOps foundation - MLOps aims to unify ML system development with ML system operations and these Google Cloud tools help.

AI Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Conversational AI drives better customer experiences - Conversational AI takes contact centers into a new era of customer service.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Taking care of business with Responsible AI - Responsible AI takes commitment, but your business will benefit from it.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Beginners guide to painless machine learning - Get a deep dive on Google Cloud AI tools that make machine learning painless, and learn tips for building AI-powered apps fast.

Anthos Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

Manage all your Kubernetes clusters with Anthos attached clusters - The new Anthos attached clusters feature lets you attach EKS and AKS services into Anthos’ Google Cloud control plane.

AI AI Platform Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 7, 2020

TabNet on AI Platform: High-performance, Explainable Tabular Learning - TabNet combines the best of two worlds: it’s explainable (similar to simpler tree-based models) and high performance (similar to deep neural networks).

Cloud SQL Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

MySQL 8 is ready for the enterprise with Cloud SQL - Cloud SQL, our fully managed database service for MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQL Server, now supports MySQL 8. As a managed service, MySQL 8 deployments can help you stay stable and more secure.

Data Analytics Data Catalog Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Understanding the fundamentals of tagging in Data Catalog - See how to use tagging and templates inside Data Catalog, Google Cloud’s metadata management service that covers operational and business metadata.

Cloud Monitoring Monitoring Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Extended retention for custom and Prometheus metrics in Cloud Monitoring - Retention times for custom and Prometheus metrics in Cloud Monitoring has gone from six weeks to 24 months.

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.

Cloud Monitoring Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

High-resolution user-defined metrics in Cloud Monitoring - Now you can write custom and Prometheus metrics for Cloud Monitoring every 10 seconds.

Official Blog Serverless Aug. 31, 2020

6 spectacular serverless sessions at Next OnAir this week - A developer advocate’s guide to serverless sessions at Google Cloud Next OnAir.

Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Accelerate your application development and delivery - At Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir, we released a wealth of tools and capabiltiies to enhance developer productivity.

Anthos Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Anthos rising—now easier to use, for more workloads - Anthos now lets you run AI workloads in a hybrid configuration, plus many other new features.

Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Google Cloud Application Modernization Program: Get to the future faster - The Google Cloud App Modernization Program (CAMP) can help you accelerate your modernization process and adopt DevOps best practices.

Anthos Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Shining a light on Anthos at Next OnAir application modernization week - A Google Cloud Developer Advocate shares her watchlist of interesting sessions during Next OnAir application modernization week.

Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 31, 2020

Dataflow Under the Hood: comparing Dataflow with other tools - See how fully managed streaming service Dataflow helps make stream and batch processing and data analytics easier.

Firebase Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

New for Firebase Hosting: request logging, Brotli compression, and internationalization - Several new features that make developing with Firebase Hosting even better.

Firebase Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

New API for manually tracking screen views in Google Analytics - The latest Google Analytics for Firebase SDK release now makes it possible for you to log the screen_view event manually for both Android and iOS.

Official Blog SAP Aug. 24, 2020

How SAP customers can accelerate analytics in the cloud - Google Cloud’s data analytics and AI and machine learning solutions can help SAP customers store, analyze, and derive insights from all their data in the cloud.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

3 reasons to consider Cloud Spanner for your next project - Learn about the cloud database Spanner, which brings massive scale and strong consistency to your applications. Here’s why to consider all-purpose Spanner.

Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

Synthetic data generation with Dataflow data generator flex template - Dataflow Flex template Streaming Data Generator lets businesses generate synthetic data at a high QPS.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

Dataflow Under the Hood: the origin story - See how Dataflow, Google’s cloud batch and stream data processing tool, works to offer modern stream analytics with data freshness options.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

Supporting Kotlin Google Maps Platform Developers

Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

The best of Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir: Data Management Week for technical practitioners - Check out database and data management sessions, demos, and live meetups for developers and technical practitioners at Next OnAir.

Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

Bringing databases to the center of a modern business - Database migration is at the heart of a modern business transformation strategy. See how a phased approach can bring the cloud to your database infrastructure.

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.

Google Kubernetes Engine Networking Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

New GKE Dataplane V2 increases security and visibility for containers - GKE’s new dataplane uses the eBPF-based Cilium project to better integrate Kubernetes and the Linux kernel.

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.

Cloud Bigtable Cloud Spanner Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

The world’s unpredictable, your databases shouldn’t add to it - Check out what’s new in databases and data management at Google Cloud, including news on Spanner local emulator and Bigtable managed backups.

Official Blog VMware Engine Aug. 24, 2020

Google Cloud VMware Engine explained: Integrated networking and connectivity - Learn about the networking features in Google Cloud VMware Engine to let you easily and deploy workloads across on-prem and cloud environments.

Anthos GPU Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

Deploy GPU workloads across all your clouds with Anthos and NVIDIA - You can now burst workloads running on NVIDIA GPUs from on-prem to the cloud using Anthos.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

Looking ahead as GKE, the original managed Kubernetes, turns 5 - Happy birthday, GKE. As we look ahead, we wanted to share five ways we’re continuing our work to make GKE the best place to run Kubernetes.

Official Blog Aug. 24, 2020

9 data management sessions to check out at Next OnAir - Check out all the cloud database and data management sessions available on-demand to learn about Spanner, Bigtable, Cloud SQL, and more.

Official Blog Serverless Storage Aug. 24, 2020

13 sample architectures to kickstart your Google Cloud journey - The 13 most popular application architectures on Google Cloud, and how to get started.

Data Analytics Official Blog Public Datasets Aug. 17, 2020

COVID-19 public datasets: our continued commitment to open, accessible data - COVID-19 public datasets from Google Cloud let you explore data for predictive analytics and more. See how news and scientific organizations are using COVID-19 data.

Google Kubernetes Engine Networking Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

Understanding IP address management in GKE - Learn techniques for how to prevent running out of IP addresses in GKE environments.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

Helping retailers prepare for the 2020 holiday season - COVID-19’s impact on the retail industry means retailers everywhere are gearing up for an uncertain holiday season. We’re sharing our own research and guidance on how retailers can prepare in our latest ebook.

BigQuery Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

Accelerating Mayo Clinic’s data platform with BigQuery and Variant Transforms - See how Mayo Clinic uses Google Cloud to work with genomic variant data for research purposes. Cloud data warehouse BigQuery lets them save on costs and time.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

How fleet management gets easier with smart analytics on Google Cloud - Check out this data analytics demo on how to use sensor data to make real-time decisions for a fleet management environment using BigQuery and more.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

BigQuery now offers industry-leading uptime SLA of 99.99% - Cloud data warehouse BigQuery now offers a service-level agreement (SLA) of 99.99% from its previous 99.9%. Four nines of availability helps ensure business continuity.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

6 tips for database pros to adapt to cloud data warehouses - Cloud data warehouses bring flexibility and scale, but affect people as well as technology. Here’s how DBAs can adapt and use modern data warehouses.

Cloud Monitoring Cloud Operations Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

21 new ways we're improving observability with Cloud Ops - With 21 new features, the Cloud Operations suite helps ensure you have the observability you need into your workloads.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

How Revionics brings advanced analytics to retailers with help from Google Cloud - See how Revionics migrated to Google Cloud’s BigQuery enterprise data warehouse (EDW) to build data lakes and warehouses to better serve retail customers.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

MLB's fan data team hits it out of the park with data warehouse modernization - See how the fan data team at Major League Baseball (MLB) migrated its enterprise data warehouse (EDW) from Teradata to BigQuery.

Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

What’s new and what’s next with data analytics — Next OnAir - See how Google’s cloud data analytics platform, including the BigQuery data warehouse, can help you save time and cost with these Next OnAir sessions.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

Better BigQuery pricing flexibility with 100 slots - Cloud data warehouse BigQuery offers flat-rate pricing, which you can now use with a minimum of 100 slots.

BigQuery Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Data Loss Prevention API Machine Learning Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

Anomaly detection using streaming analytics & AI - How to build a secure, real-time anomaly detection solution using Dataflow, BigQuery ML and Cloud DLP.

Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

12 smart analytics sessions to check out at Next OnAir - Check out more than 40 digital sessions on data analytics solutions and topics to learn more about multi-cloud, natural language, and BigQuery, with Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir.

Docker Java Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

Now it’s personal: Containerizing Java applications with Jib - Jib makes it easy to containerize Java applications, and is now better integrated with other ecosystem tools.

Firebase NodeJS Official Blog Aug. 17, 2020

Manage your Remote Config templates from the Admin Node.js SDK - Firebase Remote Config allows developers to control the appearance and the behaviour of their apps without having to publish an app update, is now supported from Admin Node.js SDK.

Machine Learning Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

Performance and cost optimization best practices for machine learning - Best practices on how you can enhance the performance and decrease the costs of your ML workloads on Google Cloud.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

New multi-region configurations for Spanner in Asia and Europe - New Cloud Spanner database multi-regions in Asia and Europe bring 5 9s of availability to users for scalability and high availability.

Official Blog Security Aug. 10, 2020

New best practices to help automate more secure Cloud deployments - Google Cloud security best practices center is a new web destination that delivers world-class security expertise from Google and our partners.

Cloud Identity Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

Logs-based Security Alerting in Google Cloud: Detecting attacks in Cloud Identity - How to use Cloud Identity logs to as a necessary first line of defense against authentication/authorization-based attacks.

GCP Experience Official Blog SRE Aug. 10, 2020

Three months, 30x demand: How we scaled Google Meet during COVID-19 - Learn how Google's SRE team ramped up to handle high demand for Google Meet in response to COVID-19.

Apigee Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

Google Cloud named a Leader in the 2020 Forrester Wave for API Management Solutions - Forrester Research has recognized Google Cloud Apigee as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions, Q3 2020.

Official Blog Security Aug. 10, 2020

The best of Google Cloud Next ’20: OnAir's Security Week for technical practitioners - A look at resources for security practitioners during Next Security week—and beyond.

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.

Official Blog Security Aug. 10, 2020

A better, safer normal: Helping you modernize security in the cloud or in place - Sharing more on unique and powerful capabilities Google Cloud has to simplify security operations in your organization.

IAM Official Blog Security Aug. 10, 2020

Achieve least privilege with less effort using IAM Recommender - Best practices establishing least privilege at scale and how IAM Recommender can help.

Certificate Authority Service Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

Introducing CAS: Securing applications with private CAs and certificates - Certificate Authority Service (CAS) is a highly scalable and available service that simplifies and automates the management and deployment of private CAs.

Data Analytics Looker Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

Getting to know Looker: How LookML can simplify BI workflows - LookML from Looker, now part of Google Cloud, offers better business intelligence (BI) workflows for data analysts, modelers, engineers, CDOs, IT security, and more.

Official Blog Security Aug. 10, 2020

Session guide: Get the most out of Next OnAir Security Week - Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir has a range of sessions touching on all aspects of helping to secure your organization.

BigQuery Machine Learning Official Blog Public Datasets Aug. 10, 2020

Google Cloud AI and Harvard Global Health Institute Collaborate on new COVID-19 forecasting model - To help first responders be better prepared for what lies ahead, Google Cloud is releasing the COVID-19 Public Forecasts.

Firebase Official Blog Aug. 10, 2020

Authenticate with Firebase using Okta - With Firebase Custom Authentication, you can use any user identity service to authenticate with Firebase, as demonstrated on example of Octa.

Cloud AutoML Official Blog July 27, 2020

Improved customer feedback management with Google Cloud AutoML - How you can use AutoML to make your customer feedback management more efficient.

Official Blog July 27, 2020

What happened week 2 of Google Cloud Next ’20: OnAir - In the second week at Next OnAir, a spotlight on collaboration and productivity solutions to help organizations work together and get things done. Here are the highlights.

Networking Official Blog July 27, 2020

Using new traffic control features in External HTTP(S) load balancer - Examples of how to use the new traffic control features in Cloud Load Balancing HTTP(S) load balancers.

Billing Official Blog July 27, 2020

Giving you better cost analytics capabilities—and a simpler invoice - Google Cloud Console features cost management tools to help financial operations (FinOps) teams analyze and predict their organization’s cloud costs.

Official Blog Recommendations AI July 27, 2020

Online shopping gets more personal with Recommendations AI - Create a more personalized online shopping experience with Recommendations AI.

gRPC Networking Official Blog Traffic Director July 27, 2020

Traffic Director and gRPC—proxyless services for your service mesh - With the addition of xDS API support, you can now use Traffic Director with proxyless gRPC services.

Data Analytics Official Blog July 27, 2020

Migrate and modernize your on-prem data lake with managed Kafka - Make sure your data lake is working for your business and see how to use tools like Apache Kafka to migrate from on-prem.

Firebase Official Blog July 27, 2020

Product news and other highlights from Firebase Live - Recent Firebase releases.

Official Blog Security July 20, 2020

Google Cloud’s Commitment to EU International Data Transfers and the CJEU Ruling - How G Suite and Google Cloud Platform complies with GDPR’s for transfer of personal data outside of the EU.

Official Blog SAP July 20, 2020

Enabling SAP enterprises and mission critical workloads on Google Cloud - Learn how Google Cloud can help SAP customers minimize risk and disruptions in the cloud.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Teradata July 20, 2020

Use IAM custom roles to manage access to your BigQuery data warehouse - When you’re migrating your data warehouse from Teradata to BigQuery, pay attention to mapping user permissions using identity and access management tools.

Data Analytics Looker Official Blog July 20, 2020

Getting to know Looker – common use cases - Business intelligence (BI) tool Looker can help your cloud data work better for you with dashboards, visualizations, data modeling, and more.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 20, 2020

Week 1 recap of Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir - Get a quick overview of all the key news, sessions, demos, and announcements from week one of Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir.

App Engine Cloud CDN Cloud Functions Cloud Run Networking Official Blog Serverless July 20, 2020

Global HTTP(S) Load Balancing and CDN now support serverless compute - App Engine, Cloud Run and Cloud Functions, serverless compute offerings can take advantage of global load balancing and Cloud CDN.

Anthos Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog July 20, 2020

GKE best practices: Exposing GKE applications through Ingress and Services - An overview of exposing services on GKE.

Infrastructure Official Blog July 20, 2020

What’s shaking? Earthquake detection with submarine cables - Google developed a novel way to detect earthquakes and tsunamis on our global submarine cables.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog July 20, 2020

GKE best practices: Designing and building highly available clusters - Best practices for creating highly available GKE clusters from the get-go.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 20, 2020

Next OnAir as it happens: All the announcements in one place - We’ll be sharing lots of news, updates, and learning opportunities throughout Next OnAir. Check back here to see a running list of what’s happened—and what’s to come.

Business Official Blog July 20, 2020

Helping ISVs leverage the power of Google Cloud - Google Cloud ISV/SaaS Center of Excellence will help ISVs (Independent Software Vendors) accelerate digital transformation in the cloud for their customers.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 20, 2020

Announcing C2C, an independent community to serve, educate and connect Google Cloud customers - C2C is a new, independent community where GCP customers can learn, connect, and share knowledge.

Business Official Blog July 20, 2020

Compliance without compromise: Introducing Assured Workloads for Government - Assured Workloads for Government, currently in Private Beta, help serving government workloads without the compromises of traditional “government clouds.”.

AWS BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog July 20, 2020

Bringing multi-cloud analytics to your data with BigQuery Omni - BigQuery Omni, powered by Anthos, lets you analyze data in Google Cloud, as well as AWS and Azure (coming soon). It’s multi-cloud data analytics for the modern age.

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.

Official Blog July 20, 2020

Kicking off Google Cloud Next '20: OnAir, a multi-week, digital event series: July 14 - Sept 8 - Google Cloud Next ’20: OnAir begins tomorrow, July 14, offering fresh content each week through September 8.

AI Cloud AutoML Official Blog July 13, 2020

AutoML Tables: end-to-end workflows on AI Platform Pipelines - New AutoML Tables features: improved Python SDK, support for explanations of online predictions, export models and serve from a container anywhere, and track model search progress and final model hyperparameters in Cloud Logging.

Cloud CDN Cloud Load Balancing Networking Official Blog July 13, 2020

Enabling hybrid deployments with Cloud CDN and Load Balancing - Cloud CDN and HTTP(S) Load Balancing now let you pull content and reach services that are on-prem or in another cloud over Google’s network.

Monitoring Official Blog SRE July 13, 2020

Setting SLOs: observability using custom metrics - See how you can set service-level objectives (SLOs) for complex services for better cloud monitoring. Part of SRE tips series.

Cloud Monitoring Official Blog SRE July 13, 2020

Setting SLOs: a step-by-step guide - See how to use SRE principles to keep customers happy with your service, using the right service-level objectives (SLOs).

GCP Certification Official Blog July 13, 2020

Build your cloud skills at Next ‘20 OnAir: No-cost training opportunities - Every week of Next ‘20 OnAir we’re offering hands-on labs, talks by Google Cloud’s technical experts, and competitions to help you grow your cloud skills.

Cloud SDK Official Blog July 13, 2020

Your gcloud command-line questions answered in printable cheat sheet - The new gcloud command-line cheat sheet lists common commands, workflows and functionality into a double-sided, downloadable PDF.

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.

Official Blog Recommender July 13, 2020

Introducing Active Assist: Reduce complexity, maximize your cloud ROI - Introducing Active Assist, a family of tools to help you easily optimize your Google Cloud environment.

BigQuery Official Blog July 13, 2020

Ask questions to BigQuery and get instant answers through Data QnA - Data QnA, now in alpha availability, lets anyone ask questions of BigQuery data to get answers faster.

Anthos Official Blog July 13, 2020

Hewlett Packard Enterprise GreenLake for Anthos now generally available - HPE GreenLake for Anthos enables you to seamlessly build, run, and manage services on premises and in the cloud with our hybrid and multi-cloud platform.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog July 13, 2020

Enhancing multi-cloud data governance on Google Cloud - Good data governance practices are essential for cloud computing. See how Google Cloud’s BigQuery and Collibra work for multi-cloud data governance.

GCP Certification Official Blog July 13, 2020

New research on how Google Cloud certifications are transforming careers and businesses - Third-party research we commissioned validates how certifications help individuals demonstrate cloud expertise and elevate their careers, and businesses transform in the cloud.

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.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 13, 2020

Including everyone at Google Cloud Next ’20: OnAir - Check out diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) sessions at Google Cloud Next OnAir starting July 14. Learn about equity engineering, product inclusion, and more.

Firebase Official Blog July 6, 2020

Top Five Reasons to use Crashlytics - A refresher on the essential tools that Crashlytics provides to help you debug crashes and get the most out of your crash reports.

Infrastructure Official Blog July 6, 2020

Infrastructure for all: What happened at Next OnAir this week - In our third week at Next OnAir, we showed how Google cloud compute, networks, storage and global footprint support your applications.

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.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless July 6, 2020

Cloud Run adds support for gradual rollouts and rollbacks - Learn how to gradually roll out and roll back new changes to applications running on Cloud Run.

Official Blog Security July 6, 2020

Security, privacy, and compliance resources for Healthcare and Life Sciences customers - We have several recently published solution guides, whitepapers, and other assets to help Healthcare & Life Sciences organizations manage compliance.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog TPU July 6, 2020

Google breaks AI performance records in MLPerf with world's fastest training supercomputer - Google set performance records in six out of the eight MLPerf benchmarks at the latest MLPerf benchmark contest.

Networking Official Blog July 6, 2020

In hybrid and multi-cloud environments, the network really matters - Enterprise Strategy Group details top networking considerations for hybrid and multi-cloud deployments.

Cloud Armor Official Blog July 6, 2020

Google Cloud Armor: Introducing 3 key features to protect your websites and applications - Simplifying the way you can use Cloud Armor to help protect your websites and applications.

Infrastructure Official Blog July 6, 2020

Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir—delivering infrastructure for all your apps - A roll-up of new and recent infrastructure announcements at Google Cloud Next ‘20: OnAir.

Networking Official Blog July 6, 2020

New Private Service Connect simplifies secure access to services - The new Private Service Connect provides an easy, service-centric way to connect to Google Cloud services and protect network traffic.

Business Infrastructure Official Blog July 6, 2020

Announcing the Grace Hopper subsea cable, linking the U.S., U.K. and Spain - The Grace Hopper private subsea cable ready to connect the UK and Spain to the US.

Infrastructure Official Blog July 6, 2020

Next OnAir sessions to get the most out of Google Cloud infrastructure - A curated list of breakout sessions from Google Cloud Next ‘20 OnAir infrastructure week.

Official Blog July 6, 2020

3 paths for disaster recovery for SAP systems on Google Cloud - An effective DR plan focuses on the technology systems supporting critical business functions; it involves a set of policies and procedures for recovering and/or continuing vital technology infrastructure and systems following any kind of disaster.

Official Blog Security July 3, 2020

Not just compliance: reimagining DLP for today’s cloud-centric world - A look back at the history of DLP before discussing how DLP is useful in today’s environment, including compliance, security, and privacy use cases.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog July 3, 2020

Presto optional component now available on Dataproc - The Presto query engine optional component is now available for Dataproc, Google Cloud’s fully managed Spark and Hadoop cluster service.

Billing Official Blog July 3, 2020

11 best practices for operational efficiency and cost reduction with Google Cloud - Our new eGuide examples how fundamental IT changes like migrating on-premises workloads to the cloud can reduce costs, increase agility, and pay ROI dividends down the line.

Data Analytics Official Blog July 3, 2020

Building a genomics analysis architecture with Hail, BigQuery, and Dataproc - Try a cloud architecture for creating large clusters for genomics analysis with BigQuery and Google-built healthcare tooling.

Data Analytics Official Blog July 3, 2020

Genomics analysis with Hail, BigQuery, and Dataproc - Try data analytics for genomics research in the cloud using BigQuery, Dataproc and Hail for fast large-scale research.

Official Blog July 3, 2020

New IT Cost Assessment program: Unlock value to reinvest for growth - Our new IT Cost Assessment program lets you understand how your company’s IT spend compares to your industry peers, so you can quickly identify key areas of opportunity to unlock value to reinvest for growth.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog July 3, 2020

Dataproc Metastore: Fully managed Hive metastore now available for alpha testing - Dataproc Metastore is a fully managed open source Apache Hive metastore service, so you can easily build data lakes on Google Cloud.

Official Blog Security July 3, 2020

Reinforcing our commitment to privacy with accredited ISO/IEC 27701 certification - Google Cloud is the first major cloud provider to receive an accredited ISO/IEC 27701 certification as a data processor.

BigQuery Official Blog July 3, 2020

Analyzing petabytes of data just got easier, with Google Sheets - Announcing the general availability of Connected Sheets, which provides the power and scale of BigQuery in the familiar context of Sheets.

Official Blog VMware Engine July 3, 2020

Google Cloud VMware Engine is now generally available - Google Cloud VMware Engine is a first-party, fully managed VMware service that lets you modernize and enhance existing applications.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog July 3, 2020

Google Cloud’s AI Adoption Framework: Helping you build a transformative AI capability - The Google Cloud AI Adoption Framework whitepaper aims to provide a guiding framework for technology leaders who want to leverage the power of AI.

Cloud Storage Official Blog July 3, 2020

A guide to setting up monitoring for object creation in Cloud Storage - Learn how to set up monitoring and alerting when an object is created in Cloud Storage.

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.

Firebase Official Blog TensorFlow June 29, 2020

Enhance your TensorFlow Lite deployment with Firebase - Blog explains how to leverage Firebase to enhance your deployment of TensorFlow Lite models in production.

BigQuery Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog June 29, 2020

Predict workload failures before they happen with AutoML Tables - How to predict whether HPC workloads will succeed or fail with the help of AutoML.

Cloud Logging Official Blog June 29, 2020

Detecting and responding to Cloud Logging events in real-time - Learn how to automate responses based on changes to Cloud Logging events.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog June 29, 2020

Increase visibility into Cloud Spanner performance with transaction stats - Cloud Spanner now offers transaction statistics, so you can run SQL queries to retrieve these stats for your database over several time periods.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 29, 2020

Your Next ‘20 OnAir journey starts here: Resources and session guides available now - Google Cloud Next ‘20 OnAir, running from Jul 14 to Sep 8, offers nine full weeks of programming to help you solve your toughest business challenges in the cloud.

Billing Cloud SQL Official Blog June 29, 2020

More value for less with Cloud SQL committed use discounts - Cloud SQL on Google Cloud database instances now have a committed use discount, applicable to MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQL Server.

Infrastructure Official Blog June 29, 2020

The new Google Cloud region in Jakarta is now open

GCP Experience Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 29, 2020

Bayer Crop Science seeds the future with 15000-node GKE clusters - Learn how GKE’s support of up to 15,000 nodes per cluster benefits a wide range of use cases, including helping Bayer Crop Science rapidly process new information arriving from its genotyping labs.

Official Blog SRE June 29, 2020

How maintenance windows affect your error budget — SRE tips - See how maintenance windows can impact your error budget when using SRE practices, and get tips on how and when to use them.

Cloud Monitoring Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog June 29, 2020

Introducing Pub/Sub as a new notification channel in Cloud Monitoring - Cloud Monitoring now supports Pub/Sub as a notification channel.

Networking Official Blog Security June 22, 2020

Bringing Modern Transport Security to Google Cloud with TLS 1.3 - With TLS 1.3 enabled by default, Google Cloud customers’ internet traffic is more secure and has reduced latency.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog June 22, 2020

How Unity analyzes petabytes of data in BigQuery for reporting and ML initiatives - Learn how development platform Unity Technologies moved to BigQuery for a cloud data warehouse that enables ML and.

Machine Learning Official Blog June 22, 2020

Father’s Day present of the past: 30 years of family videos in an AI archive - Developer Advocate Dale Markowitz shares how for Father's Day she built her dad an AI-powered searchable archive of family videos.

Apigee Official Blog June 22, 2020

Announcing API management for services that use Envoy - To help integrate Envoy-based services into Apigee environment, GCP is announcing the Apigee Adapter for Envoy in beta.

Networking Official Blog June 22, 2020

Setting up advanced network threat detection with Packet Mirroring - How to use Google Cloud Packet Mirroring for network monitoring and security use cases.

Networking Official Blog June 22, 2020

What a trip! Measuring network latency in the cloud - How to use netperf and ping to measure network latency in Google Cloud.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog June 22, 2020

Introducing Spark 3 and Hadoop 3 on Dataproc image version 2.0 - Dataproc image version 2.0 is ready for testing, with Spark 3 and Hadoop 3 capabilities for open source data and analytics testing.

Official Blog SAP June 22, 2020

Future-proofing your business with Google Cloud and SAP - As SAP’s SAPPHIRE NOW digital events kick off this week, we’re sharing the latest on how Google Cloud is helping SAP customers digitally transform their businesses in the short and long term.

Cloud Filestore Official Blog June 22, 2020

Speeding up, scaling out: Filestore now supports high performance - Filestore High Scale is a cloud file storage system to meet HPC and other needs where speed and performance are essential.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog June 22, 2020

Introducing new Maps customization features from Google Maps Platform

Google Maps Platform Official Blog June 22, 2020

Google Maps Platform gaming solution now available to everyone

Google Maps Platform Official Blog June 22, 2020

Announcing Local Context beta from Google Maps Platform

GCP Experience Kaggle Official Blog June 22, 2020

Data scientists assist medical researchers in the fight against COVID-19 - To overcome coronavirus, we’ll have to use data and technology. Kaggle is focused on helping the medical community to better understand COVID-19.

Cloud Firestore Firebase Official Blog June 22, 2020

New improvements to Firestore Security Rules - Improvements for Firebase security rules.

Official Blog SRE June 15, 2020

Building resilient systems to weather the unexpected - See how SRE teams at Google apply principles in practice to built resilient systems and prepare for any type of business continuity needs.

Networking Official Blog Security June 15, 2020

Google Cloud firewalls adds new policy and insights - New Google Cloud firewall features provide more flexibility, control, and optimization.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog June 15, 2020

Introducing table-level access controls in BigQuery - Check out table-level access controls (ACLs) in cloud data warehouse BigQuery to share data more easily and help meet compliance.

Anthos Official Blog June 15, 2020

3 strategies to ensure business continuity using Anthos - Business continuity has never been more important, and it means so much more than the right backup and disaster recovery plans. Here are 3 strategies to consider.

GCP Experience Official Blog Serverless June 15, 2020

Gannett uses Google’s serverless platform to reach next generation of readers - Gannett used Google’s serverless stack to build a news reader app.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Security June 15, 2020

5 ways to enhance your cloud storage security and data protection - Make sure your cloud storage is well-protected using these 5 best practices for storage data protection.

Billing Monitoring Official Blog June 15, 2020

Using Recommenders to keep your cloud running optimally - The Recommenders displayed the new Recommender Hub provide actionable advice on optimizing your Google Cloud environment.

Billing Official Blog Serverless June 15, 2020

Optimizing for long-term cost management in fully managed applications - These general optimizations can increase the overall efficiency of your fully managed serverless applications and reduce your overall bill. Learn now.

Official Blog June 15, 2020

Supporting your compliance journey with Compliance Resource Center - Compliance Resource Center provides on-demand access to helpful resources to support your compliance efforts.

Business Infrastructure Official Blog June 15, 2020

Google Cloud and Telefónica Partner to Accelerate Digital Transformation for Spanish Businesses - Google Cloud announces plans to launch a cloud region in Spain.

Cloud Logging Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 8, 2020

How to find—and use—your GKE logs with Cloud Logging - An overview of how logging works in GKE, and how to configure, find and interact effectively with the GKE logs stored in Cloud Logging.

Cloud SQL Official Blog June 8, 2020

Introducing cross-region replica for Cloud SQL - Cross-region replication from Cloud SQL lets you ensure business continuity across Google Cloud regions in case of an outage or failure.

Anthos Java Official Blog June 8, 2020

How Migrate for Anthos streamlines legacy Java app modernization - Latest Migrate for Anthos streamlines modernization of legacy Java apps.

GCP Certification Official Blog June 8, 2020

Introducing skill badges, certification preparation learning paths, and online proctored certification testing - Google Cloud skill badges help employers identify candidates with demonstrated Google Cloud technology skills, alongside new six-week learning paths and opportunities to take certification exams remotely.

Cloud Memorystore NoSQL Official Blog June 1, 2020

Performance tuning best practices for Memorystore for Redis - Benchmark the performance of Memorystore for Redis to optimize those workloads running on Google Cloud.

Cloud Logging Cloud Monitoring Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 1, 2020

Tools for debugging apps on Google Kubernetes Engine - How DevOps teams can use Cloud Monitoring and Logging to find issues quickly.

GCP Certification Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 1, 2020

Helping veterans build a career path with the Google Cloud certification challenge - Learn about Google Cloud’s certification training for U.S. veterans.

Official Blog June 1, 2020

How Google Cloud partners are supporting customers during COVID-19 - Throughout COVID-19, Google Cloud partners have supported their customers, maintained business continuity, and built a foundation for the future.

DevOps Official Blog SRE June 1, 2020

Meeting reliability challenges with SRE principles - Following SRE principles can help you build reliable production systems. When getting started, you may encounter three common challenges. Here’s how to solve them.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Jupyter Notebook Official Blog June 1, 2020

Combining the power of Apache Spark and AI Platform Notebooks with Dataproc Hub - Dataproc Hub: Administering Jupyter notebooks for Spark workloads on Dataproc.

AI Platform Notebooks Data Analytics Official Blog June 1, 2020

Google Cloud adds smart analytics frameworks for AI Platform Notebooks - Smart analytics notebooks is an enterprise notebook experience that extends the capabilities of the GCP Smart Analytics Platform.

Cloud AutoML GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog June 1, 2020

How Kaggle solved a spam problem in 8 days using AutoML - With AutoML Natural Language on Google Cloud, Kaggle deployed a spam detection model to production in just eight days.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog June 1, 2020

Migrating Apache Hadoop clusters to Google Cloud - Moving on-premises Hadoop clusters can help your data analysts, data scientists, and more to work faster and more quickly in the cloud.

Cloud Functions Java Official Blog Serverless June 1, 2020

Introducing Java 11 on Google Cloud Functions - You can now write a Cloud Functions function in Java 11.

Billing Official Blog June 1, 2020

Operate more efficiently and reduce your costs with the cloud - We’re sharing the solutions and best practices we’re finding to be the most helpful for businesses, whether they’re recovering, adjusting, or building for the future.

Official Blog SAP June 1, 2020

9 ways to back up your SAP systems in Google Cloud - Backup and storage design should be part of any business continuity plan. This post explains Google Cloud’s multiple cloud-based backup solutions for SAP—all flexible, scalable, and self-manageable.

BigQuery Billing Data Analytics Official Blog June 1, 2020

Effectively using BigQuery Reservations - Cloud data warehouse BigQuery Reservations is a platform for cost and workload management.

BigQuery Billing Data Analytics Official Blog June 1, 2020

Optimize BigQuery costs with Flex Slots - Try Flex Slots in cloud data warehouse BigQuery to save costs when running jobs or workloads such as querying large tables.

BigQuery Billing Data Analytics Official Blog June 1, 2020

Choosing between BigQuery on-demand and flat rate pricing - Tips on using your BigQuery cloud data warehouse efficiently and saving costs with both on-demand and flat-rate pricing models.

Firebase Official Blog June 1, 2020

Announcing Firebase Live - Firebase Live is a new 5-part weekly web series for developers consisting of talks, tips, and technical tutorials to help you increase productivity and collaboration among your team every Tuesday at 9:30am PST from June 9 through July 7.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog May 25, 2020

Burst data lake processing to Dataproc using on-prem Hadoop data - Use Dataproc and Alluxio to burst workload processing to cloud from Hadoop on-prem data stores.

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.

Anthos Official Blog May 25, 2020

Anthos in depth: exploring a bare-metal deployment option - Running Anthos on bare metal may provide better performance and lower costs for some workloads.

Billing Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog May 25, 2020

Predicting the cost of a Dataflow job - Estimate the cost of batch and streaming analytics service jobs in Google Cloud’s Dataflow.

BigQuery Official Blog May 25, 2020

Celebrating a decade of data: BigQuery turns 10 - BigQuery, Google Cloud’s data analytics platform, turns 10 in 2020. Here’s a look back on big data trends in the past decade.

Cloud Storage Official Blog May 25, 2020

Dell Technologies Cloud OneFS for Google Cloud, now generally available - Migrate high-scale workloads easily to Google Cloud for flexibility and performance with Dell Technologies OneFS for Google Cloud.

Official Blog SAP May 25, 2020

How to run SAP on Google Cloud if high availability is high priority - Availability can mean different things to different customers, depending on their business needs, budgets, SAP application use cases, and other factors. Google Cloud looks at the SAP high availability (HA) landscape in terms of three levels, each with its own costs, benefits, and trade-offs to consider within an overall availability strategy.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 25, 2020

Announcing Google Cloud Next ’20: OnAir, a multi-week, digital event series: July 14 - Sept 8 - Starting July 14, Next OnAir will offer fresh content each week with over 200 sessions ranging from keynotes from industry luminaries to advanced learning opportunities with top Google developers.

App Engine Cloud Storage GCP Experience Official Blog May 25, 2020

Audiobahn: Use this AI pipeline to categorize audio content–fast - How to create a processing pipeline to analyze audio content and a UI to view the results.

Firebase Official Blog May 25, 2020

Say hello to the helpful Firebase Emulator - a local first UI to boost your productivity - The Emulator UI is a local web app that allows you to manage local emulators that make up the Firebase Local Emulator Suite.

Billing Official Blog May 18, 2020

Cloud cost optimization: principles for lasting success - Learn organizational principles that can help you run your cloud environment efficiently and cost effectively.

GPU HPC Official Blog May 18, 2020

Google Cloud and NVIDIA’s enhanced partnership accelerates computing workloads - We’re announcing our support for the new NVIDIA Ampere architecture and the NVIDIA A100 Tensor Core GPU.

Official Blog VMware Engine May 18, 2020

Announcing Google Cloud VMware Engine: Accelerating your cloud journey - VMware Engine is a fully managed offering that lets enterprises run existing virtual machines on Google Cloud infrastructure.

Cloud Armor Official Blog May 18, 2020

New WAF capabilities in Cloud Armor for on-prem and cloud workloads - New web application firewall capabilities are now available in Cloud Armor for workloads on-premise or in the cloud.

Anthos Java Official Blog May 18, 2020

Anthos in depth: Transforming your legacy Java applications - How to modernize legacy Java applications with Anthos.

NoSQL Official Blog May 18, 2020

DataStax brings Apache Cassandra as a service to Google Cloud - Open source database Apache Cassandra is now available as a service on Google Cloud for massive scalability.

Cloud Logging Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 18, 2020

Using logging for your apps running on Kubernetes Engine - How to use Cloud Logging with Google Kubernetes Engine.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 18, 2020

Get to know Google Cloud with our new Architecture Framework - The new Architecture Framework provides and overview of Google Cloud services and deployment principles.

Networking Official Blog May 18, 2020

The case of the missing DNS packets: a Google Cloud support story - A Google Cloud Technical Solution Engineer shares a particularly thorny support case that they recently solved. Along the way, they’ll show you the information gathered in the course of troubleshooting, and how they reasoned their way through to a resolution.

Cloud Logging Monitoring Official Blog May 11, 2020

Manage logs from multiple clouds and on-premises workloads together - Cloud monitoring can work across logs from multiple clouds and on-premises data with Google Cloud and BindPlane.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog May 11, 2020

Automating BigQuery exports to an email - Set up automated emails to export data from cloud data warehouse BigQuery, especially for regular queries or reports.

Anthos Official Blog May 11, 2020

Anthos in depth: Modern application development and delivery - How Anthos helps modernize application development.

Data Analytics Official Blog May 11, 2020

Easy access to stream analytics with SQL, real-time AI, and more - Helping data engineers, ops teams access unified stream and batch data pipelines.

Official Blog Security May 11, 2020

Providing transparency into government requests for enterprise data - An update on Google Cloud’s transparency efforts around government requests for access to enterprise customer data.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Windows May 11, 2020

Windows Server containers on GKE now GA, with ecosystem support - Windows Server containers are now GA on Google Cloud.

Anthos Networking Official Blog May 11, 2020

Anthos in depth: Toward a service-based architecture - Exploring how Anthos Service Mesh improves security, visibility and traffic management.

AI GCP Experience Official Blog May 11, 2020

How Google Cloud helped scaling-out one person's AI service—and his life - How one developer used Google Cloud AI solutions to inexpensively build AI-based photo apps.

Official Blog SRE May 4, 2020

Designing distributed systems using NALSD flashcards - Get to know the SRE-inspired principles and numbers, plus handy flashcards, to help you design non-abstract large scale design (NALSD) distributed systems.

Official Blog May 4, 2020

Learn 3 in-demand cloud skills in 30 days at no cost during the month of May - Sign up by May 31, 2020 and get Google Cloud training on both Pluralsight and Qwiklabs at no cost for 30 days.

Cloud DNS Networking Official Blog VPC May 4, 2020

Understanding forwarding, peering, and private zones in Cloud DNS - Cloud DNS private zones, peering, and logging and auditing enhance security and manageability of your private GCP DNS environment.

App Engine Billing Cloud Functions Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless May 4, 2020

Managing cost and reliability in fully managed applications - Learn simple tasks and checks you can perform to both minimize downtime and mitigate unexpected costs for your serverless applications.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog May 4, 2020

What’s happening in BigQuery: Efficient new views and Cloud AI integrations - Cloud data warehouse BigQuery now offers materialized views for improved query efficiency, plus new ML models and column-level security.

Anthos Official Blog May 4, 2020

Anthos in depth: What new AWS multi-cloud support means for you - Dive deeper into one of Anthos’ most exciting new features: support for multi-cloud. Now, you can use Anthos to consolidate all your operations across on-premises, Google Cloud, and other clouds, starting with AWS.

Data Analytics Official Blog May 4, 2020

Discover, understand and manage your data with Data Catalog, now GA - New cloud metadata management service available to discover, understand, and manage data from one interface for data discovery and more.

Anthos Official Blog May 4, 2020

Explore Anthos with a sample deployment - You can now launch a test environment with multiple clusters and various Anthos components. It also includes a sample microservices application that runs in a multi-cluster Kubernetes environment, so you can explore all of Anthos’ advanced capabilities.

Infrastructure Official Blog May 4, 2020

Viva Las Vegas, with our latest Google Cloud Platform region - The new Las Vegas GCP region helps get capacity close to local users.

Billing Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog May 4, 2020

Optimize Dataproc costs using VM machine type - Try optimizing big data clusters from Spark, Hadoop, and Presto with fully managed Dataproc. Choosing VMs wisely can save on Dataproc costs.

Official Blog Secret Manager May 4, 2020

Improving your security posture with centralized secrets management - Secret Manager is now generally available and has many third-party integrations to help improve your security posture.

Networking Official Blog May 4, 2020

Your top network performance problems and how to fix them - Whether you want to troubleshoot a performance problem or optimize your deployment decisions, Google Cloud has a comprehensive set of tools for network monitoring, verification and optimization. Here's how to use them.

AI Platform Machine Learning Official Blog May 4, 2020

Explaining model predictions on image data - A conceptual overview and technical deep dive into how XAI works on image data.

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.

Anthos Official Blog April 27, 2020

Anthos—driving business agility and efficiency - Anthos updates, including GA for AWS support.

Anthos Official Blog April 27, 2020

App modernization with Migrate for Anthos: now supporting day-two ops - Migrate for Anthos accelerates the process of migrating applications to containers.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog April 27, 2020

Back up on demand, emulate and develop with ease — new Spanner features - Cloud database service Spanner adds backup-restore feature plus new developer features, like local emulator, query optimizer versioning, and more.

Networking Official Blog April 27, 2020

Modernize Enterprise Networking with Cisco SD-WAN and Google Cloud - Cisco SD-WAN Cloud Hub with Google Cloud brings a new set of capabilities to our customers to simplify enterprise networking and advance security capabilities, while helping IT teams minimize operational costs and meet application service-level objectives.

Billing Data Analytics Official Blog April 27, 2020

Best practices for optimizing your cloud costs - Following these best practices will help optimize your cloud costs to the needs of your business, so you can get through these unpredictable times.

Networking Official Blog Security April 27, 2020

Keep your teams working safely with BeyondCorp Remote Access - Enabling remote access to internal apps with a simpler and more secure approach without a remote-access VPN.

Big Data Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog April 20, 2020

Introducing Dataflow template to stream data to Splunk - Learn how to set up a streaming pipeline for Google Cloud data into Splunk Cloud or Enterprise with this new Pub/Sub to Splunk Dataflow template.

gRPC Official Blog April 20, 2020

Kotlin, meet gRPC: a new open-source project for modern apps - You can now use gRPC with Kotlin, including in Cloud Run.

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.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 20, 2020

How GKE surge upgrades improve operational efficiency - You can ensure GKE node upgrades complete successfully with surge upgrades.

Official Blog April 20, 2020

How Google Cloud is helping COVID-19 academic research - COVID-19 researchers are in a race to understand more, and we’re hoping to support them with a number of initiatives designed to help.

Google Maps Platform Official Blog April 20, 2020

Supporting not-for-profit COVID-19 response efforts with Google Maps Platform credits

Cloud Logging Monitoring Official Blog April 20, 2020

Find and fix issues faster with our new Logs Viewer - Find and fix cloud infrastructure issues faster, and stay compliant too, with help from the new logging interface in Google Cloud’s Logs Viewer.

BigQuery Cloud AutoML Cloud Data Fusion Official Blog April 20, 2020

From raw data to machine learning model, no coding required - How to build an entire ML pipeline, including data transformation and model training, without code.

BigQuery Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog April 13, 2020

How do I move data from MySQL to BigQuery? - See how to perform MySQL data migration to cloud with this change data capture (CDC) example. This helps move data into cloud data warehouse BigQuery.

API gRPC Official Blog April 13, 2020

API design: Understanding gRPC, OpenAPI and REST and when to use them - When designing a modern API, learn when to use RPC (gRPC), OpenAPI or REST.

Cloud Dataprep Data Analytics Official Blog April 13, 2020

New AI-driven features in Dataprep enhance the wrangling experience - Check out new AI-powered features in Cloud Dataprep from Trifacta to make your data wrangling experience easier.

DevOps Official Blog SRE April 13, 2020

Learn to build secure and reliable systems with a new book from Google - Engineers across Google's security and SRE organizations share best practices to help you design scalable and reliable systems that are fundamentally secure.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog April 13, 2020

Same Cloud Bigtable database, now for smaller workloads - NoSQL cloud database service now for smaller workloads can handle either one or two nodes, with the same SLA, from Google Cloud.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog April 13, 2020

Improved database performance data: Key Visualizer now in Cloud Bigtable console - Cloud database service monitoring now easier with data visualization -- Cloud Bigtable from Google Cloud.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics GPU Official Blog April 13, 2020

Machine learning with XGBoost gets faster with Dataproc on GPUs - Machine learning workloads can move a lot faster when run on GPUs vs. CPUs. See how to do it with NVIDIA, XGBoost and Dataproc for ML model building.

Networking Official Blog April 6, 2020

Connecting to Google Cloud: your networking options explained - The Google Cloud network connectivity option that’s right for you.

GCP Certification Official Blog April 6, 2020

Expanding at-home learning with 30 days of training at no cost - Google Cloud learning resources, including training courses, Qwiklabs, and interactive webinars at no cost for 30 days, so you can gain hands-on cloud experience no matter where you are.

Cloud Memorystore Official Blog April 6, 2020

Powering up caching with Memorystore for Memcached - In-memory data stores can act as a caching layer for databases for speed and simplicity. The Memorystore for Memcached service is now in beta.

BigQuery Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog April 6, 2020

Filling the NCAA void: Using BigQuery to simulate March Madness - Check out how to simulate college basketball brackets with BigQuery and BigQuery ML, using ML predictions, in a year where March Madness isn’t happening.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog April 6, 2020

Introducing BigQuery column-level security: new fine-grained access controls - Cloud data warehouse column-level security controls let you put policies on data classes for compliance reasons -- new in BigQuery.

Official Blog April 6, 2020

How Google Cloud is helping during COVID-19 - All over the world, businesses and users depend on Google Cloud to help them stay connected and get work done. Today, we’re sharing many of the ways we’re working to support businesses, government institutions, researchers and one another.

Networking Official Blog Service Directory April 6, 2020

Introducing Service Directory: Manage all your services in one place at scale - Service Directory provides a single pane of glass for all your network services.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Public Datasets April 6, 2020

COVID-19 public dataset program: Making data freely accessible for better public outcomes - Explore valuable data related to COVID-19 with free public datasets, available in Google Cloud’s BigQuery.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 28, 2020

Loading geospatial data into BigQuery just got easier with FME - Load geospatial data into BigQuery using FME to load, transform, and ingest GIS file types for data analytics.

Infrastructure Official Blog March 28, 2020

A note to our customers: How we’re supporting you through COVID-19 - As COVID-19 progresses, many customers face mounting pressure to keep their organizations up and running, and rely on us to help them stay connected and productive. This post shares our business continuity plans from both a technical and customer support perspective.

Official Blog March 28, 2020

Simplified global game management: Introducing Game Servers - Google Cloud Game Servers is a managed service offering of the open-source Agones that simplifies managing global multi-cluster game server fleets.

Firebase Official Blog March 28, 2020

Everything we announced at the Google for Games Developer Summit this year - List of announcements Google Game Developer Summit related to Firebase.

Infrastructure Official Blog March 23, 2020

Google Cloud named a leader in the Forrester Wave for Public Cloud Development and Infrastructure Platforms - The report evaluated cloud providers’ infrastructure and application development capabilities—important considerations for enterprises turning to the cloud to support their business growth and drive innovation.

Cloud Identity Official Blog Security March 23, 2020

Protect users in your apps with multi-factor authentication - Identity Platform now supports multi-factor authentication (MFA) with SMS in beta.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog March 23, 2020

Modernizing Twitter's ad engagement analytics platform - See how Twitter has modernized its ad engagement platform using Google Cloud to build data transformation pipelines to scale.

Official Blog March 23, 2020

Postponing Google Cloud Next ’20: Digital Connect - Google Cloud has decided to postpone Google Cloud Next ‘20: Digital Connect out of concern for the health and safety of our customers, partners, employees and local communities.

Cloud Run gRPC Official Blog Serverless March 23, 2020

Not just for HTTP anymore: gRPC comes to Cloud Run - Cloud Run developers can use gRPC to serve requests.

Official Blog SRE March 16, 2020

Finding a problem at the bottom of the Google stack - See a real-world example of how Google’s SRE practices can identify and help fix issues, even at the bottom of the hardware stack.

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.

AWS BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 16, 2020

Modern analytics made easy with new Redshift, S3 migration tools - Data warehouse migrations to Google Cloud’s BigQuery are now easier with new tools to move your Redshift and S3 workloads.

Monitoring Official Blog SRE March 16, 2020

Use SRE principles to monitor pipelines with Cloud Monitoring dashboards - Try SRE principles and the four golden signals as the metrics to build a monitoring dashboard for your data pipelines.

Anthos Cloud Marketplace Data Analytics Official Blog March 16, 2020

Get the Flink Operator for Kubernetes in Anthos on Marketplace - The open source Apache Flink for Kubernetes operator is now available in the Google Cloud Marketplace to deploy in your own cluster.

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.

Official Blog March 9, 2020

Architecting multi-region database disaster recovery for MySQL - Check out how to use high availability and disaster recovery approaches to keep MySQL databases up and running.

CI DevOps Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog March 9, 2020

Create deployment pipelines for your GKE workloads in a few clicks - Automated deployment lets you create continuous delivery pipelines for Google Kubernetes Engine in a few clicks.

Cloud Monitoring Monitoring Official Blog Stackdriver March 9, 2020

Use the Dashboard API to build your own monitoring dashboard - Build your own monitoring dashboard for your cloud infrastructure with the Dashboard API in Google’s Cloud Monitoring.

Cloud Speech API Official Blog March 9, 2020

Enhanced models and features now available in new languages on Speech-to-Text - Enhanced models and features now available in new languages on Google Cloud Speech-to-Text

Anthos Official Blog March 9, 2020

Anthos: one multi-cloud management layer for all your applications - Anthos can be the foundation of current and future applications.

Business Official Blog March 9, 2020

Google Cloud unveils strategy for telecommunications industry - Google Cloud unveils strategy for telecommunications industry.

Infrastructure Official Blog March 9, 2020

Expanding our footprint to support global customers in 2020 - Announcing new Google Cloud regions for 2020.

Kubeflow Kubernetes Machine Learning Official Blog March 9, 2020

Learning Custom TF-Hub Embeddings with Swivel and Kubeflow Pipeline - Learn how to implement an end-to-end KFP pipeline to train custom embeddings based on co-occurrence data

BigQuery Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog March 9, 2020

Discord's migration from Redshift to BigQuery: lessons learned - Gaming app creator Discord moved from Amazon Redshift to Google Cloud BigQuery to eliminate downtime and scale faster.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog TPU March 9, 2020

Better scalability with Cloud TPU pods and TensorFlow 2.1 - Cloud TPU Pods are now generally available, and include TensorFlow 2.1 support and other new features.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 9, 2020

DML without limits, now in BigQuery - Cloud data warehouse BigQuery removes all quota limits to support unlimited DML statements and make working with BigQuery tables easier.

Official Blog March 9, 2020

Transforming Next ‘20 into Google Cloud Next ‘20: Digital Connect on April 6-8, 2020 - Google Cloud Next ‘20: Digital Connect is a free, global, digital-first, multi-day event offering streamed keynotes, breakout sessions, interactive learning, and digital “ask an expert” sessions with Google teams. Join us April 6-8, 2020.

Network Intelligence Center Networking Official Blog March 9, 2020

How to detect and prevent network outages—and stay compliant too - Learn how to use the Connectivity Test module Network Intelligence Center.

Anthos Kubeflow Machine Learning Official Blog March 9, 2020

With Kubeflow 1.0, run ML workflows on Anthos across environments - Kubeflow on Google's Anthos platform lets teams run machine-learning workflows in hybrid and multi-cloud environments and take advantage of GKE’s security, autoscaling, logging, and identity features.

AI AI Platform Official Blog March 2, 2020

Google named a Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services - Gartner recently named Google Cloud as a leader in its Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services

Infrastructure Official Blog March 2, 2020

Hitting the Silicon Slopes with a new Salt Lake City region, now open - The Salt Lake City region is now open for GCP customers.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 2, 2020

BigQuery leads the way toward modern data analytics - BigQuery’s customer, partner, and analyst momentum is strong. The cloud data warehouse makes migration easy and brings data analytics to enterprises.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog March 2, 2020

Introducing BigQuery Flex Slots for unparalleled flexibility and control - Cloud data warehouse BigQuery now offers Flex Slots, so you can buy analytics resources for short amounts of time to scale up and down quickly.

API Official Blog March 2, 2020

Now, you can explore Google Cloud APIs with Cloud Code - Learn how Cloud Code can improve your developer experience on Google Cloud.

Cloud Operations Monitoring Official Blog Stackdriver March 2, 2020

All together now: our operations products in one place - Check out cloud operations tools to manage your environment, including logging, monitoring, trace and more capabilities.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Windows March 2, 2020

Migrate your Microsoft SQL Server workloads to Google Cloud - Cloud SQL for SQL Server is now available, so it’s easy to migrate your Microsoft SQL Server 2008 instances for a managed, compatible database experience.

Official Blog Security March 2, 2020

Google Cloud Security: continuing to give good the advantage - New capabilities in Chronicle and Demisto offer security wherever your system runs.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog March 2, 2020

Best practices for enterprise multi-tenancy - A guide for sharing clusters on GKE

Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

Your ML workloads cheaper and faster with the latest GPUs - NVIDIA T4s, P100s, V100s can reduce costs and increase throughput compared to K80s.

AI Platform Cloud AutoML Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

Explaining model predictions on structured data - A conceptual overview and technical deep dive into how XAI works on tabular data.

Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

Making your monolith more reliable - As microservices grow, monoliths still exist for enterprises. Here’s how to apply SRE principles to those single-tiered software apps.

Microsoft Official Blog Security Feb. 24, 2020

Now generally available: Managed Service for Microsoft Active Directory (AD) - Managed Service for Microsoft Active Directory (AD) is now generally available.

DevOps Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

New Application Manager brings GitOps to Google Kubernetes Engine - Learn how the Application Manager add-on for GKE can help you simplify the lifecycle of your Kubernetes applications.

Dialogflow Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

New Dialogflow Mega Agent for Contact Center AI increases intents by 10 times to 20,000 - Updates to Contact Center AI (CCAI) include increasing intents 15 times to 30,000.

Business Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

Google Cloud acquires Cornerstone Technology to help you migrate your mainframe - Through the use of automated processes, Cornerstone’s tools can break down your Cobol, PL/1, or Assembler programs into services and then make them cloud native, such as within a managed, containerized environment.

Official Blog Stackdriver Feb. 24, 2020

Introducing the Stackdriver Cloud Monitoring dashboards API - Stackdriver Cloud Monitoring from Google offers easy-to-use dashboards for tracking metrics over time. The new API lets you reuse dashboards across workspaces.

Anthos Business Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

Your cloud, your infrastructure: Announcing Anthos Ready Storage - "Anthos Ready" qualification recognizes partner solutions that have met a core set of requirements to run optimally with Anthos running on-premises.

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.

Infrastructure Official Blog Feb. 24, 2020

Here to serve Korea’s businesses with a new GCP region in Seoul - New GCP region in Seoul is officially open for business.

Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Taking a practical approach to BigQuery slot usage analysis - See how to understand slots in BigQuery, Google Cloud’s enterprise data warehouse, to keep an eye on resource usage.

Official Blog Stackdriver Feb. 17, 2020

Logging + Trace: love at first insight - Stackdriver’s Trace and Logging are a match made in heaven for troubleshooting logs and seeing how your code functions and its context.

C++ Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Showing the C++ developer love with new client libraries - Introducing new C++ client libraries for Google Cloud.

GCP Experience Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

How Udacity students succeed with Google Cloud - Udacity uses a variety of Google Cloud tools to build its Workspaces.

Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Low code programming with Node-RED comes to GCP - Learn how to wire together Google Cloud services with Node-RED visual programming.

Business Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Google completes Looker acquisition - We’re pleased to announce that Google has completed its acquisition of Looker. Together, we’ll support more businesses globally to address their most challenging data analytics and business intelligence needs.

Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Google Cloud named a Leader in the Forrester Wave: Data Management for Analytics - Google is a Leader in the Forrester Wave: Data Management for Analytics, the first time this category has existed. See why cloud data analytics at Google won praise.

Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Exploring Container Security: Run what you trust; isolate what you don’t - Help lock down your containers with these Kubernetes Engine features and guidance

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

BigQuery under the hood: How zone assignments work - Get a look at the technical details of zone assignments in BigQuery, the cloud enterprise data warehouse.

Official Blog Windows Feb. 17, 2020

Running workloads on dedicated hardware just got better - Improving Compute Engine sole-tenant nodes for dedicated hardware

Data Analytics GCP Certification Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Now updated: Our Data Engineering Learning Path - To address the evolving skill set today’s data engineers need, we updated our Data Engineering on Google Cloud Platform learning path.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Bring 20/20 vision to your pipelines with enhanced monitoring - New observability features in cloud batch and stream data processing let Google Cloud users identify pipeline problems faster.

Official Blog Windows Feb. 17, 2020

Easily upgrade Windows Server 2008 R2 while migrating to Google Cloud - Migrate for Compute Engine automatically upgrades Windows Server 2008 R2 to 2012.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 17, 2020

Working with Hedera Hashgraph to support the next generation of distributed ledger technology - Hedera Hashgraph is expanding its work with Google Cloud to make DLT even more readily available for its community members.

Cloud Data Fusion Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 10, 2020

Building more secure data pipelines with Cloud Data Fusion - Building more secure ELT and ETL pipelines in the cloud can help protect your data. See how you can easily build integrated pipelines with Cloud Data Fusion.

Business Official Blog SAP Feb. 10, 2020

How SAP users are achieving retail transformation with Google Cloud - These retail success stories showcase the benefits Google Cloud can bring to SAP customers embarking on digital transformation.

Business Official Blog Feb. 10, 2020

Forrester looks at the opportunity for Google Cloud partners - A new Forrester report investigates the Google Cloud partner community, how partners are helping customers succeed, and the opportunities partners are seeing.

Cloud Composer Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 10, 2020

Scale your Composer environment together with your business - Write pipelines across on-prem data centers and cloud with Cloud Composer workflow orchestration service. See how to improve Cloud Composer performance.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 10, 2020

Google Cloud Documentation gets a new look and new functionality - Google Cloud documentation updates deliver a more consistent experience across the developer documentation site.

Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

Identifying and tracking toil using SRE principles - Identifying and tracking toil can help teams become more efficient and automated. See how Google SRE principles apply to toil.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Windows Feb. 3, 2020

Windows Server applications, welcome to Google Kubernetes Engine - You can now run Windows Server containers on Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE).

Anthos DevOps GCP Certification Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

Announcing new certifications for technical leaders and DevOps engineers - Introducing new resources for Google Cloud customers and partners: Google Cloud Certified Fellow and DevOps certification.

Anthos Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

Expanding our alliance with Cisco in hybrid cloud and the contact center - Anthos 1.2 is now available on Cisco Hyperflex, plus we’re bringing Contact Center AI to our Cisco partnership.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

10 top tips: Unleash your BigQuery superpowers - The BigQuery data warehouse offers a lot of analytics superpowers. Check out how you can take advantage of teleportation, time travel, and super speed.

Config Connector Kubernetes Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

Unify Kubernetes and GCP resources for simpler and faster deployments - The new Config Connector lets you manage GCP resources as if they were in Kubernetes.

Cloud Pub/Sub Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

Exploring an Apache Kafka to Pub/Sub migration: Major considerations - Yes, it’s possible to migrate from Apache Kakfa to Google Cloud Pub/Sub.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

What’s happening in BigQuery: New federated queries, easier ML, and more metadata - An enterprise cloud data warehouse should be flexible and forward-looking. See new federated queries, better ML options and more metadata in BigQuery.

Firebase Official Blog Feb. 3, 2020

How the Google Doodle team used the Realtime Database to build a multiplayer game - Using Firebase Realtime database to create Doodle game.

Data Analytics Official Blog Jan. 27, 2020

New GA Dataproc features extend data science and ML capabilities - Data scientists can now use features like autoscaling, notebooks, logging and monitoring, and attaching GPUs to clusters in cloud Dataproc.

Official Blog Jan. 27, 2020

Cheaper Cloud AI deployments with NVIDIA T4 GPU price cut - A significant price reduction for NVIDIA T4 GPUs makes ML inference workloads more affordable.

Anthos Business Official Blog Jan. 27, 2020

4 ways Anthos delivers ROI to customers, according to new Forrester Consulting Study - Anthos delivers up to 4.8X ROI, Forrester Research found.

Official Blog Secret Manager Security Jan. 27, 2020

Introducing Google Cloud’s Secret Manager - Secret Manager is a new GCP product that securely and conveniently stores API keys, passwords, certificates, and other sensitive data.

Anthos GCP Certification Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

New Anthos training: a masterclass in hybrid cloud architecture and management - New Anthos training now available.

Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

Announcing the launch of Premium Support for your enterprise and mission-critical needs - New support tiers from Google Cloud offer even more tailored support for enterprise-class, mission-critical workloads.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog SRE Jan. 20, 2020

Using deemed SLIs to measure customer reliability - Following SRE principles involves reliability metrics like SLOs and SLIs. See how CRE teams and customers at Google use deemed SLIs

Business Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

Exploring container security: Announcing the CIS Google Kubernetes Engine Benchmark - Follow security best practices with new CIS benchmarks for Kubernetes and GKE

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

Google acquires AppSheet to help businesses create and extend applications—without coding - By joining together, we’re helping companies more easily create and extend applications without the need for professional coding skills.

Infrastructure Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

IBM Power Systems now available on Google Cloud - Customers can run IBM Power Systems as a service on Google Cloud.

Networking Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

Performance art: Making cloud network performance benchmarking faster and easier - Learn how to use PerfKit Benchmarker to benchmark the performance of your cloud network.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

Google Cloud helps retailers win the digital race - Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian shares how we’re working with retailers to help them become more customer-centric and data-driven, accelerate digital and omnichannel revenue growth, and drive operational improvement.

Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog Jan. 20, 2020

Want to use AutoML Tables from a Jupyter Notebook? Here’s how - Using Auto ML SDK to in Jupyter Notebooks.

Official Blog Jan. 13, 2020

Exploring container security: Navigate the security seas with ease in GKE v1.15 - Learn about the new Kubernetes security settings and features in 2019.

Official Blog Jan. 13, 2020

Join us at Google Cloud Next ‘20: April 6-8 in SF - Join the global cloud community for three days of inspiration and innovation at Google Cloud Next, April 6-8 in San Francisco.

Data Analytics Official Blog Jan. 13, 2020

Exploratory data analysis, feature selection for better ML models - Before you start a machine learning project, you need clean, up-to-date data. Use exploratory data analysis (EDA) to help find ML success.

GCP Experience Official Blog Jan. 13, 2020

Trying cloud on for size: URBN’s Nuuly builds from scratch with Google Cloud - Cloud for retail helps subscription service launch.

Official Blog Jan. 13, 2020

Put your archive data on ice with new storage offering - The new storage class called Archive, our coldest Cloud Storage offering yet, is now available for data backup and storage.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Jan. 13, 2020

Google Cloud and FDA MyStudies: Harnessing real-world data for medical research - Medical research firms will soon be able to deploy FDA MyStudies on Google Cloud.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog Jan. 13, 2020

Your guide to Kubernetes best practices - Most popular posts about Google Kubernetes Engine on Google Cloud blog.

Official Blog Serverless Jan. 13, 2020

Connect to your VPC and managed Redis from App Engine and Cloud Functions - New Serverless VPC Access lets you use resources like managed Redis from App Engine and Cloud Functions

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog Jan. 6, 2020

Getting started with new table formats on Dataproc - You can now use table format projects Apache Iceberg and Delta Lake with Google Cloud’s Dataproc, built to run Hadoop systems in the cloud.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Jan. 6, 2020

Start 2020 off right with these New Year’s tech resolutions - Cloud technology changes fast, and in 2020, there’s a lot to look forward to. Here are some cloud tips and tricks to use.

Big Data Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Opening doors, embracing change with cloud data warehouses - Cloud data warehouse migrations bring technology changes and new ways of working for data analysts and administrators. Change management is important.

DevOps Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Accelerate GCP Foundation Buildout with automation - Build your GCP environment fast with Cloud Foundation Toolkit templates.

Kubernetes Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Kubernetes Podcast in 2019: year-end recap - A look back on the most popular Kubernetes podcasts of 2019.

Official Blog Security Dec. 23, 2019

Google Cloud: Supporting our customers with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) - How Google Cloud is committed to CCPA compliance and helping customers meet CCPA obligations.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Big data, big world: new NOAA datasets available on Google Cloud - Weather, climate and more datasets from NOAA are now available on Google Cloud. Explore atmospheric and other big data.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Last year today: Top Google Cloud posts in 2019 - Here are the cloud computing technology highlights from Google Cloud in 2019.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Year in review: smart analytics makes great strides - Cloud data analytics highlights from 2019 include data warehouse, streaming, and BI news. See how smart analytics at Google Cloud made strides.

Compute Engine Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

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

Cloud SQL Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Introducing more maintenance controls for Cloud SQL - The Cloud SQL fully managed database service now lets you control routine maintenance tasks with advanced notification and maintenance rescheduling.

Cloud External Key Manager Official Blog Security Dec. 23, 2019

Use third-party keys in the cloud with Cloud External Key Manager, now beta - The key benefits of Cloud External Key Manager and the partners that can help implement it.

Official Blog Security Dec. 23, 2019

BeyondProd: How Google moved from perimeter-based to cloud-native security - Learn about BeyondProd, Google’s approach to security in cloud-native environments.

Official Blog Storage Dec. 23, 2019

File storage made easier with NetApp Cloud Volumes, now GA - Enterprise-grade cloud file storage that’s highly available and high performing from Google Cloud and NetApp Cloud Volumes.

Official Blog Security Dec. 23, 2019

Enabling a more secure cloud with our partners - New offerings and updates from Google Cloud partners.

Networking Official Blog Dec. 23, 2019

Availability, scale, and ease of management with new Layer-4 Internal Load Balancing features - The L4 Internal Load Balancer has new features that improve the scale and availability of internal applications.

Big Data BigQuery Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 16, 2019

Using HLL++ to speed up count-distinct in massive datasets - There’s a better way to do the count distinct function using Google’s HyperLogLog++ algorithm in Dataflow and BigQuery.

Cloud Asset Inventory Official Blog Security Dec. 16, 2019

Keep a better eye on your Google Cloud environment - The fully managed metadata inventory service from Google Cloud can help manage all your cloud assets.

AI Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog Dec. 16, 2019

Discover insights from text with AutoML Natural Language, now generally available - AutoML Natural Language is generally available and has new features.

Official Blog Storage Dec. 16, 2019

Introducing Storage Transfer Service for on-premises data - Moving many terabytes of on-premises data to cloud has been slow and complicated, but Transfer Service for on-premises data makes it easier.

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.

Anthos Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 16, 2019

What’s new in Cloud Run for Anthos - The GA of Cloud Run for Anthos includes several new features.

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.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Dec. 16, 2019

Exploring container security: Performing forensics on your GKE environment - In the event your containers are attacked, these best practices will help you perform forensics.

Networking Official Blog Security Dec. 16, 2019

Packet Mirroring: Visualize and protect your cloud network - The new Packet Mirroring service helps you analyze and monitor network traffic on Google Cloud.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 16, 2019

8 production-ready features you’ll find in Cloud Run fully managed - Eight features you’ll find in fully managed Cloud Run.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 16, 2019

New climate model data now in Google Public Datasets - Explore new climate model data in Google Cloud’s public dataset program. Climate model datasets include details and simulations.

Official Blog SRE Dec. 16, 2019

Learning—and teaching—the art of service-level objectives -- CRE Life Lessons - Host your own Art of SLOs workshop with Google SRE materials, now available to anyone.

Official Blog Dec. 16, 2019

Modernize your apps with Migrate for Anthos - Migrate for Anthos can help modernize existing applications into containers.

Official Blog Security Terraform Dec. 9, 2019

Protecting your GCP infrastructure with Forseti Config Validator part four: Using Terraform Validator - Learn how to use Forseti Config Validator with Terraform Validator.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Dec. 9, 2019

Expanding the serverless ecosystem for Cloud Run - You can use third-party security, CI/CD and observability tools in your Cloud Run serverless environment.

Monitoring Official Blog Stackdriver Dec. 9, 2019

5 favorite tools for improved log analytics - Tips for cloud logging analytics in Google Cloud.

Billing Networking Official Blog Dec. 9, 2019

Networking cost optimization best practices: an overview - An overview of how to manage Google Cloud networking costs.

DevOps Official Blog SRE Dec. 9, 2019

Shrinking the time to mitigate production incidents - CRE life lessons - See how you can use SRE and CRE principles and tests from Google, including Wheel of Misfortune and DiRT, to reduce the time needed to mitigate production incidents.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 9, 2019

Simplified data transformations for machine learning in BigQuery - New features in BigQuery ML do the work of cleansing data, with data transformation and preprocessing now available to help you build models faster.

Official Blog Dec. 9, 2019

Google Cloud Platform is now FedRAMP High authorized - New FedRAMP High authorization status comes to 17 Google Cloud Platform (GCP) products for public sector agencies in state, local and federal government.

Cloud AutoML Official Blog Dec. 9, 2019

Better bandit building: Advanced personalization the easy way with AutoML Tables - Contextual bandits: what is it, how businesses can apply it, and how to use AutoML to implement it.

Official Blog Storage Dec. 9, 2019

Gartner names Google Cloud a Leader in Operational Database Management Systems - Google Cloud has been named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for OPDBMS, operational database management systems.

Data Analytics Official Blog Dec. 9, 2019

Announcing the GA of Data Fusion, the bridge to data analytics - Cloud Data Fusion is a data integration and ingestion service that lets you build ETL and ELT pipelines.

Official Blog VPC Service Controls Dec. 9, 2019

Unique Identifier helps troubleshooting VPC Service Controls perimeter - VPC Service Controls Unique Identifier helps communicate, debug, and resolve VPC Service Controls issues with minimal effort

Firebase GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 9, 2019

How DealCheck is Using Firebase to Make Real Estate Investing Easier for Everyone - Example of using Firebase to create a real estate app.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog Security Dec. 2, 2019

Exploring container security: Day one Kubernetes decisions - How to set up Google Kubernetes Engine with security in mind.

AI GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 2, 2019

How Cloud AI is shaping the future of retail—online and in-store - How Google Cloud AI can help transform retailers’ business.

AI GCP Experience Official Blog Dec. 2, 2019

How AutoML Vision is helping companies create visual inspection solutions for manufacturing - How manufacturing customers are using AutoML Vision to create visual inspection solutions.

Official Blog Dec. 2, 2019

Forrester names Google Cloud a Leader in the New Wave for Computer Vision Platforms - Forrester has named Google Cloud as a Leader in its report, The Forrester New Wave™: Computer Vision (CV) Platforms Q4, 2019

Official Blog Stackdriver Dec. 2, 2019

Stackdriver Logging comes to Cloud Code in Visual Studio Code - You can now view Stackdriver Logs directly within your IDE with the Cloud Code plugin.

Cloud Armor Networking Official Blog Security Dec. 2, 2019

Understanding Google Cloud Armor’s new WAF capabilities - New Google Cloud Armor WAF and telemetry features help to protect you from web-based attacks

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.

Official Blog Serverless Nov. 25, 2019

Google Kubernetes Engine or Cloud Run: which should you use? - Google Cloud Run is an alternative managed compute platform for Google Kubernetes Engine.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

It's a wrap: Key announcements from Next ‘19 UK - From modernizing in the cloud, to explainable AI, to increased data control and visibility, here's a look at news from this week at Next '19 UK.

Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Increasing transparency with Google Cloud Explainable AI - We’re working to build AI that’s fair, responsible and trustworthy, and we’re excited to introduce the latest developments.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Bare Metal Solution: Enabling specialized workloads in Google Cloud - Bare Metal Solution lets you run legacy workloads close to Google Cloud

Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Deepening our commitment to European businesses - Our cloud is designed to fully empower European organizations’ strict data, security and privacy requirements and preferences.

Anthos Apigee Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Don’t just move to the cloud, modernize with Google Cloud - Announcing Anthos momentum, and the GAs of Migrate for Anthos, Apigee hybird and Cloud Code.

Official Blog Security Nov. 25, 2019

Advancing control and visibility in the cloud - At Next UK, Google Cloud announced new security tools to enhance control and visibility.

Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Understanding your options for data residency, operational transparency, and privacy controls on Google Cloud Platform - Google Cloud’s technical controls to help you achieve data residency, security and sovereignty requirements

Official Blog Security Nov. 25, 2019

Key Access Justifications: a new level of control and visibility - How Key Access Justifications lets you be the ultimate arbiter of access to their data on Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Streaming analytics now simpler, more cost-effective in Cloud Dataflow - Cloud streaming data analytics is now easier and more cost-effective with Streaming SQL and FlexRS in Cloud Dataflow.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Achieve peace of mind with BigQuery pricing and control - Flexibility and easier planning for data warehousing costs arrive with BigQuery Reservations.

Firebase Official Blog Nov. 25, 2019

Firebase expands support for web with Google Analytics - Firebase support for web apps in Google Analytics, Cloud Messaging and Remote Config.

Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Leave manual cluster resizing behind with Cloud Dataproc’s autoscaling - New autoscaling capabilities help cluster admins right-size their clusters for data analytics projects and deal with traffic spikes.

Google Kubernetes Engine HPC Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Introducing Batch on GKE—modernizing HPC with Kubernetes in the cloud - Batch onGKE lets you run batch workloads on Google Kubernetes Engine

Infrastructure Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Curie subsea cable set to transmit to Chile, with a pit stop to Panama - Google’s Curie private subsea cable is ready for service between the U.S. and Chile, with a branch to Panama

Google Maps Platform Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Shifting gears: How the cloud drives digital transformation in the automotive industry - Megatrends in the automotive industry like autonomous driving and ridesharing are driving digital transformation. Here how Google Cloud is helping.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Nov. 18, 2019

Cloud Run, a managed Knative service, is GA - Cloud Run, based on Knative, is available on GCP and for Anthos.

Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Deliver an exceptional customer experience with Contact Center AI, now GA - Contact Center AI is generally available, with updates and enhancements to the technology that underpins it.

Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Monitor cloud costs and create budgets at scale - You can monitor cloud costs and create budgets, including alerts, with Google Cloud’s Budget API, now available in beta.

API Apigee Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Advanced API Ops: Bringing the power of AI and ML to API operations - The new Apigee Advanced API Ops use AI and ML to monitor the security and performance of your APIs.

Networking Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Announcing Network Intelligence Center—towards proactive network operations - Introducing Network Intelligence Center, network operations tooling for your Google Cloud environment

DevOps Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

4 steps to a successful cloud migration - A white paper to help guide your migration to Google Cloud.

Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Our partnership with Ascension

Official Blog Nov. 18, 2019

Honoring—and learning from—Google Cloud veterans - Many Googlers, including those working in Google Cloud, started their careers by serving in the military. Here are some of their stories.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Security Nov. 18, 2019

Exploring the machine learning models behind Cloud IAM Recommender - Learn about the machine learning techniques that power Cloud IAM’s recommendations.

DevOps Kubernetes Official Blog Nov. 11, 2019

Kubernetes development, simplified—Skaffold is now GA - Skaffold, a build and deploy automation tool for Kubernetes applications, is generally available.

App Engine Official Blog Serverless Nov. 11, 2019

Updating App Engine with more new runtimes: Nodejs 12, Go 1.13, PHP 7.3 and Python 3.8 - App Engine now offers runtimes for Java 11, Python 3.8, PHP 7.3, Go 1.13 and Nodejs 12.

AI Official Blog TPU Nov. 11, 2019

Cloud TPU breaks scalability records for AI Inference - Results from the MLPerf Inference benchmark demonstrate that Cloud TPU inference meets critical needs of ML customers: developer velocity, scalability, and elasticity.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Serverless Nov. 11, 2019

Opening the door to more dev tools for Cloud Spanner - Learn how to integrate a graphical database development tool with cloud databases like Cloud Spanner with the JDBC driver.

Apache Beam Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Python Nov. 11, 2019

Introducing Python 3, Python streaming support from Cloud Dataflow - Python 3, support for Python streaming is now available for data processing with Cloud Dataflow.

Cloud AutoML Official Blog Translation API Nov. 11, 2019

Get the word out: AutoML Translation goes GA, plus updates to Translation API - The general availability of AutoML Translation and updates to our Translation API help businesses use machine learning to help them translate faster and more efficiently than ever.

AI Cloud AutoML Official Blog Nov. 11, 2019

ShapeMask: High-performance, large-scale instance segmentation with Cloud TPUs - New ML model ShapeMask, run on Cloud TPUs can help you build highly-scalable cutting-edge instance segmentation applications.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Nov. 11, 2019

Partnering with Nutanix to run Windows and Linux desktop apps on GCP - Nutanix Xi Frame now runs on Google Cloud, enabling Window and Linux virtual desktops

Cloud Healthcare Official Blog Nov. 11, 2019

Prescriptions for healthcare data management systems on GCP - A look at GCP tools for working in the healthcare space, and the solution docs available for both the tools and the unique concerns of healthcare organizations.

Cloud AutoML Kaggle Machine Learning Official Blog Nov. 11, 2019

Bringing Google AutoML to 3.5 million data scientists on Kaggle - Google AutoML now available to 3.5 million data scientists on Kaggle.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 11, 2019

Command and control now easier in BigQuery with scripting and stored procedures - Scripting and stored procedures are now available in BigQuery to make queries and tasks easier to execute.

Cloud Firestore Official Blog Nov. 11, 2019

Cloud Firestore Now Supports IN Queries! - With the "in query", you can query a specific field for multiple values (up to 10) in a single query.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 4, 2019

Show off your BigQuery ML and Kaggle skills: Competition open now - Show off your BigQuery ML and Kaggle skills: Competition open now.

AI GPU Machine Learning Official Blog Nov. 4, 2019

Reduce the costs of ML workflows with preemptible VMs and GPUs - If you have some flexibility in your timing and availability, preemptible VMs with GPUs can be a useful tactic for significantly lowering those costs.

Cloud Security Command Center Official Blog Security Nov. 4, 2019

How GCP helps you take command of your threat detection - Learn how to use Cloud Security Command Center, and Event Threat Detection beta to detect threats in your GCP resources

Official Blog Security Nov. 4, 2019

Protecting your GCP infrastructure at scale with Forseti Config Validator part three: Writing your own policy - Learn how to write your own custom Forseti Config Validator templates.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog Security Nov. 4, 2019

Exploring container security: Use your own keys to protect your data on GKE - Google Kubernetes Engine application-layer secrets encryption is generally available, and customer-managed encryption keys (CMEK) for GKE persistent disks is in beta.

Official Blog Nov. 4, 2019

Partnering with HCL Technologies to scale enterprise cloud adoption - We’re expanding our partnership with HCL Technologies to help enterprises adopt Google Cloud solutions at scale.

Official Blog TensorFlow Nov. 4, 2019

Introducing TensorFlow Enterprise: Supported, scalable, and seamless TensorFlow in the cloud - TensorFlow Enterprise, optimized for Google Cloud, can accelerate your software development and extend support to your AI applications.

Official Blog Storage Nov. 4, 2019

Cloud storage data protection that fits your business - Check out new protections for Google’s cloud block storage, Persistent Disk. Regional snapshots, automatic replication and more protect your data.

Official Blog Nov. 4, 2019

Celebrity Recognition now available to approved media & entertainment customers - Celebrity Recognition for Cloud Vision and Video Intelligence is a limited-availability tool that helps media and entertainment companies recognize an international roster of widely-known actors and athletes.

DevOps Official Blog SRE Nov. 4, 2019

How to integrate Policy Intelligence recommendations into an IaC pipeline - Learn how to incorporate recommendations from Policy Intelligence into an infrastructure as code pipeline

Cloud Composer Cloud Dataprep Data Analytics Official Blog Nov. 4, 2019

How to orchestrate Cloud Dataprep jobs using Cloud Composer - Integrate your data analytics prep tools with orchestration services in the cloud, like Cloud Dataprep and Cloud Composer.

Kubernetes Official Blog Security Oct. 28, 2019

Exploring Container Security: Vulnerability management in open-source Kubernetes - The Kubernetes Privacy Security Committee follows these steps when a vulnerability is reported.

AI Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog Oct. 28, 2019

Updates make Cloud AI platform faster and more flexible - Improvements in AI Platform provide more flexibility to ML teams looking to optimize their workloads for cost and performance.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 28, 2019

Is your pipeline fine? Managing and monitoring a Cloud Dataflow setup - Qubit discusses how it manages its Cloud Dataflow real-time streaming pipeline on Google Cloud.

Official Blog Security Oct. 28, 2019

Advancing Customer Control in the Cloud - Today’s updates reflect our core belief that customers should have no less control over data stored in the cloud than data stored in their own data centers.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Oct. 28, 2019

Use GKE usage metering to combat over-provisioning - GKE usage metering is GA, and now allows you to track down over-provisioned resources.

Cloud Security Command Center Official Blog Security Oct. 28, 2019

Find and fix misconfigurations in your Google Cloud resources - Built in to Cloud Security Command Center, Security Health Analytics helps identify and fix issues in your GCP resources.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog Security Oct. 28, 2019

Keeping your Cloud Dataflow pipelines safe with customer-managed encryption keys - Protect your data analytics pipelines with customer-managed encryption keys, new for Cloud Dataflow from Google Cloud.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Oct. 28, 2019

Swipe right for a new guide to PCI on GKE - Learn how to comply with PCI DSS in a Google Kubernetes Engine environment

Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 28, 2019

Bringing Teradata Vantage to Google Cloud - Beginning next year, customers will be able to run Teradata’s cloud analytics platform, Vantage, on Google Cloud Platform.

Cloud SQL Official Blog Oct. 28, 2019

Leave no database behind with Cloud SQL for SQL Server - Move your SQL Server instances easily to the cloud with new Cloud SQL for SQL Server.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 21, 2019

New geospatial data comes to BigQuery public datasets with CARTO collaboration - Data analytics on public datasets from CARTO and BigQuery.

Apigee GCP Experience Official Blog Oct. 21, 2019

Knock, knock, who's there? It's Guidion, bringing timely service calls with APIs - Learn how Guidion uses APIs to deliver technical services in and around the house.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 21, 2019

Grafana and BigQuery: Together at last - Visualizing data from BigQuery in Grafana.

Networking Official Blog Oct. 21, 2019

Improve your connectivity to Google Cloud with enhanced hybrid connectivity options - 100 Gbps Dedicated Interconnect and High Availability (HA) VPN are both generally available on Google Cloud.

Official Blog Oct. 21, 2019

How the cloud can drive economic growth in APAC (and everywhere) - In its new whitepaper, BCG assesses the economic and jobs impact of cloud adoption for six APAC economies and their businesses.

Big Data BigQuery Official Blog Oct. 21, 2019

Migrating data warehouses to BigQuery: Introduction and overview - Solution series that helps you transition from an on-premises data warehouse to BigQuery.

Big Data BigQuery Official Blog Teradata Oct. 21, 2019

Migrating Teradata to BigQuery - Solution series that helps you transition from a Teradata data warehouse to BigQuery.

Apigee Official Blog Oct. 14, 2019

Google Cloud named a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management for the fourth consecutive time - Google Cloud’s Apigee is once again a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management.

Official Blog Oct. 14, 2019

Compute Engine or Kubernetes Engine? New trainings teach you the basics of architecting on Google Cloud - New trainings are available to help developers and IT practitioners learn the fundamentals of running virtual machines on demand using Compute Engine

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Oct. 14, 2019

S4 Agtech picks Google Cloud to transform agricultural risk management - See how S4 Agtech is using Google Cloud to speed up data analytics for farmers to improve crop yields and other agricultural innovations.

BigQuery Google Maps Platform Official Blog Oct. 14, 2019

How to build your first Google Maps Platform integration with deck.gl - This walkthrough shows you how to build your first Google Maps Platform integration with deck.gl and leaves you with boilerplate code to work from for future visualizations.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog Security Oct. 14, 2019

Take charge of your data: Scan for sensitive data in just a few clicks - Cloud Data Loss Protection (DLP) now includes a user interface from which you can easily protect sensitive data.

Official Blog Resources Manager Security Oct. 14, 2019

Protecting your GCP infrastructure at scale with Forseti Config Validator part two: Scanning for labels - Learn how to create and use GCP labels with Forseti and Config Validator to scan for unsafe infrastructure configurations that violate your security policies

Cloud Pub/Sub Java Official Blog Oct. 14, 2019

Push configuration with zero downtime using Cloud Pub/Sub and Spring Framework - Learn how to use Cloud Pub/Sub to keep configuration up to date with Spring Cloud Config and Spring Cloud Bus.

Official Blog SRE Oct. 6, 2019

Transitioning a typical engineering ops team into an SRE powerhouse - Moving a network operations team to an SRE-driven model took some time, but was well worth the effort, as teams can focus on reliability rather than hardware.

Official Blog Security Oct. 6, 2019

Don't get pwned: practicing the principle of least privilege - 5 tips for minimizing the surface area of exposed resources on GCP, using the principle of least privilege and other techniques, and defending against attacks.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

How to manage BigQuery flat-rate slots within a project - Learn how to manage slots when using BigQuery’s flat-rate pricing, so you can run queries specific to applications within the same project.

Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

Take time for discovery and assessment—and consider a partner—for a successful cloud migration - Cloud migration partners can help smooth the discovery and assessment path to set you up for successful cloud migration.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

4 steps to stop data exfiltration with Google Cloud - How to enable and use Cloud DLP to stop data exfiltration.

AI Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

Accelerating industry transformation with the power of AI - How enterprises across every industry are using the cloud to build highly customized solutions and apply AI to accelerate business transformation.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

Archive media for the long term with preservation masters - Find best practices here for creating media preservation masters using Google Cloud Storage to store media for the long term, even if formats become obsolete.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

What’s the weather like? Using Colab to get more out of BigQuery - Use BigQuery and Colab, plus Python, to explore weather datasets to make data science predictions.

Official Blog Stackdriver Oct. 6, 2019

Extending Stackdriver Logging across clouds and providers with new BindPlane integration - Stackdriver Logging, with BlueMedora’s BindPlane, can now pull in lots of new log sources, including generic logs, so you can gather metrics across clouds and sources.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

Announcing updates to AutoML Vision Edge, AutoML Video, and Video Intelligence API - Enhancements to AI vision and video intelligence portfolio to help even more customers take advantage of machine learning.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Oct. 6, 2019

Optimize your Google Cloud environment with new AI-based recommenders - Google Cloud offers several recommends to help you optimize your environment for cost, security and performance.

Cloud Security Command Center Official Blog Security Oct. 6, 2019

Detect and respond to high-risk threats in your logs with Google Cloud - Event Threat Detection—a feature in Cloud Security Command Center—lets you detect and respond to high-risk and costly threats in your logs.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Windows Sept. 30, 2019

How to deploy a Windows container on Google Kubernetes Engine - Learn how to run Windows containers on Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE).

Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Data warehouse migration challenges and how to meet them - Moving legacy data warehouse to cloud can bring challenges. Here are some tips to make the data warehouse cloud migration process easier.

Cloud Functions Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Sept. 30, 2019

6 strategies for scaling your serverless applications - Learn how to respond to scaling challenges when working with serverless platforms like Google Cloud Functions and Cloud Run.

Infrastructure Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Accelerating cloud adoption in Poland with key partnership and a new cloud region - Poland’s Domestic Cloud Provider (DCP) will resell Google Cloud in central Europe, and there will be a new region in Warsaw.

DevOps Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Cloud Build brings advanced CI/CD capabilities to GitHub - Tighter integration between Cloud Build and GitHub opens up advanced CI/CD workflows for DevOps shops.

Infrastructure Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Get your cloud migration journey off on the right foot with these three lessons - When moving to the cloud, many organizations focus on technology and overlook an area just as complex: cultural change. Here are some strategies that can help.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Adopting cloud, with new inventions along the way, charges up HSBC - Learn how moving their legacy data warehouse to BigQuery and using custom-built tools and an automation-first approach allowed HSBC to make huge leaps in data analytics capabilities and ensure high-fidelity data.

Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Building ML models for everyone: understanding fairness in machine learning - The article explains why implementing ML fairness into an ML workflow is so important, and goes through tools and techniques to get started.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Cost optimization best practices for BigQuery - Find tips to optimize your BigQuery data warehouse costs so you’re getting the most for your business under budget.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Cloud Spanner amps up SLA, adds CSV support, and sharpens monitoring details - Google’s Cloud Spanner database expands its availability SLA to all instances, and adds CSV support, more detailed monitoring data, and more features.

Data Analytics Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Google Cloud named a leader in the Forrester Wave: Streaming Analytics - Google Cloud has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave: Streaming Analytics Q3 2019. See why Cloud Pub/Sub and Cloud Dataflow scored high marks.

AI GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 30, 2019

Deployed AI: How Lumiata is using AI to make healthcare smarter - Lumiata, which uses Google Cloud AI to provide intelligent health analytics for improved risk awareness and cost management in healthcare, shares its learnings on deploying AI in an organization.

CI Cloud Build Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

Cloud Build named a Leader for Continuous Integration in the Forrester Wave - Cloud Build from Google was named the leader in the Forrester Wave: Cloud-Native Continuous Integration Tools, Q3 2019 report

Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

Moving a publishing workflow to BigQuery for new data insights - Using BigQuery from Google Cloud can help streamline an internal process, like web publishing, to get better data insights faster.

AI Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

Building a document understanding pipeline with Google Cloud - Create an end-to-end pipeline with Google’s Document AI Solution, including sample code and detailed instructions.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Networking Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

Container-native load balancing on GKE now generally available - Container native load balancing is a feature that allows you to create services using network endpoint groups (NEGs) so that requests to your service get load balanced directly to the containers serving the requests, now Generally Available on GKE.

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.

Cloud Security Command Center Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

3 steps to detect and remediate security anomalies with Cloud Anomaly Detection - Cloud Anomaly Detection is a built-in feature to Cloud Security Command Center (Cloud SCC) that lets you discover and fix potential security issues before bad things happen.

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.

Official Blog Security Sept. 23, 2019

Protecting your GCP infrastructure at scale with Forseti Config Validator

Anthos Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

A CIO’s guide to cloud success: decouple to shift your business into high gear - Decoupling monolithic applications into a microservices architecture can help organizations realize the promise of cloud computing.

Anthos Official Blog Sept. 23, 2019

Anthos simplifies application modernization with managed service mesh and serverless for your hybrid cloud - The latest Anthos release includes Anthos Service Mesh, expanded support for Cloud Run and new security capabilities.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 16, 2019

Quantum Metric gets answers from customer data at light speed

Google Maps Platform Official Blog Sept. 16, 2019

High-performance data visualizations with Google Maps Platform and deck.gl - Many web developers struggle with how to performantly render large datasets when visualizing data. To overcome this, deck.gl uses the WebGL library, which provides access to the GPU on the user’s computer asynchronously.

Monitoring Official Blog Stackdriver Sept. 16, 2019

Monitoring your Compute Engine footprint with Cloud Functions and Stackdriver - Use Cloud Functions and Stackdriver together to better manage and monitor your Compute Engine footprint for efficiency and better performance.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog TPU Sept. 16, 2019

Train ML models on large images and 3D volumes with spatial partitioning on Cloud TPUs - Spatial partitioning is new Cloud TPU feature that allows you to seamlessly scale image models up to larger sizes (in 2D and 3D) without changing your code. Here’s how to get started.

Official Blog Security Sept. 16, 2019

Catch web app vulnerabilities before they hit production with Cloud Web Security Scanner - Cloud Web Security Scanner, a feature in Cloud Security Command Center, lets you detect app vulnerabilities, including cross-site scripting or outdated libraries, in GKE, Compute Engine, and App Engine

Business Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Sept. 16, 2019

Architecting data pipelines at Universe.com puts customer experience on center stage

Google Maps Platform Official Blog Sept. 16, 2019

Google Maps Platform best practices: Optimization and performance tips - Whether in a browser or on mobile, optimizing web app performance is critical to retaining users. Here are our tips on how to do it with Google Maps Platform.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Sept. 16, 2019

Cloud Dataproc Spark Jobs on GKE: How to get started - Cloud Dataproc offers alpha access to Spark jobs on Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) for data analytics with speed and scale.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Sept. 16, 2019

Modernize Apache Spark with Cloud Dataproc on Kubernetes - Alpha availability of Cloud Dataproc for Kubernetes.

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.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 16, 2019

Developing supportability for a public cloud - Supportability for a public cloud aims to improve the technical customer support experience, and streamline processes for those working in support.

DevOps Official Blog SRE Sept. 16, 2019

Shrinking the impact of production incidents using SRE principles—CRE Life Lessons - SRE principles can help you shrink the impact of production incidents through use of SLOs, writing postmortems, and promoting a blameless culture.

Kubernetes Official Blog Security Sept. 16, 2019

Exploring container security: Bringing Shielded VMs to GKE with Shielded GKE Nodes - Shielded GKE Nodes provides verifiable node identity and integrity of Kubernetes environments running on Google Cloud.

Cloud AutoML GCP Experience Official Blog Sept. 9, 2019

How Moorfields is using AutoML to enable clinicians to develop machine learning solutions - Using Google Cloud AutoML, clinicians without prior experience in coding or deep learning at Moorfields Eye Hospital were able to develop ML models to accurately detect common diseases from medical images.

Official Blog Sept. 9, 2019

New homepage and improved collaboration features for AI Hub - New AI Hub features to make collaboration for data science and ML teams even easier, and let GCP users to build on each other’s work.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Storage Sept. 9, 2019

Best practices for Cloud Storage cost optimization - Tips on optimizing Cloud Storage buckets or objects based on performance, retention, and access pattern requirements.

Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

New release of Cloud Storage Connector for Hadoop: Improving performance, throughput and more - The latest release of the Google Cloud Storage Connector for Hadoop makes it even easier to substitute your HDFS with Cloud Storage for high performance.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Expanding your patent set with ML and BigQuery - You can use BigQuery and Python to perform faster patent landscaping.

AI BigQuery Cloud ML Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

How to quickly solve machine learning forecasting problems using Pandas and BigQuery - Learn how to quickly solve machine learning forecasting problems using Pandas, BigQuery, and Google Cloud AI Platform.

Anthos Kubernetes Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Kubernetes security audit: What GKE and Anthos users need to know - Read about the implications of the first Kubernetes security audit on GKE and Anthos.

Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Now in beta: Managed Service for Microsoft Active Directory (AD) - Managed Service for Microsoft Active Directory (AD) is now available in public beta.

GCP Experience Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Music to their ears: microservices on GKE, Preemptible VMs improved Musiio’s efficiency by 7000% - By using GKE and preemptible VMs on Google Cloud, Musiio was able to dramatically improve the efficiency of its microservices-based environment.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

What’s happening in BigQuery: Adding speed and flexibility with 10x streaming quota, Cloud SQL federation and more - The latest updates for Google Cloud’s BigQuery data warehouse include a streaming quota increase, automatic re-clustering, and lots more features.

Monitoring Official Blog Stackdriver Sept. 2, 2019

Spot slow MySQL queries fast with Stackdriver Monitoring - Use Stackdriver Monitoring and Logging to quickly see why your MySQL or CloudSQL for MySQL queries are running slowly.

Cloud Speech API Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Using Google Cloud Speech-to-Text to transcribe your Twilio calls in real-time - It’s now easier than ever to integrate live call data with Google Cloud’s Speech-to-Text using Twilio’s Media Streams.

App Engine Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Ruby support comes to App Engine standard environment - Support for Ruby is now generally available of App Engine standard environment.

Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Cloud Text-to-Speech expands its number of voices by nearly 70%, now covering 32 languages and variants - With today’s updates, Cloud Text-to-Speech developers can now reach millions more people across numerous countries with their applications—with many more languages to come.

GCP Certification Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

Google Cloud and Pluralsight: Powering cloud skills at scale - With over 15 new Google Cloud courses on topics like cloud infrastructure, data engineering, and machine learning, our expanded curriculum on Pluralsight can increase tech skill development for businesses across the globe.

Cloud Security Command Center Official Blog Sept. 2, 2019

5 steps to improve your cloud security posture with Cloud Security Command Center - Learn how to get started using Cloud Security Command Center to protect your Google Cloud environment.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

Skip the maintenance, speed up queries with BigQuery's clustering - Google Cloud’s BigQuery data warehouse automates tasks and maintenance. Here’s how automatic re-clustering works to save you time.

Official Blog TPU Aug. 26, 2019

BFloat16: The secret to high performance on Cloud TPUs - How the high performance of Google Cloud TPUs is driven by Brain Floating Point Format, or bfloat16

Firebase Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

Firebase Unity Solutions: Update game behavior without deploying with Remote Config - Auto-Sync with Remote Config allows Unity developers to modify their game’s behavior in real time without requiring a fresh build and release cycle.

API Apigee Istio Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

Got microservices? Service mesh management might not be enough - The article explains why a successful microservices approach requires dedicated infrastructure for building and managing those services, how sharing access to services happens through APIs, and why APIs shared outside the domain of ownership need to be managed

GCP Certification Networking Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

Hit a homerun: preparing for the Professional Cloud Network Engineer certification - Follow the Home Run Method when preparing to take Google Cloud’s Professional Cloud Network Engineer certification exam.

Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

Analyzing GCP costs using folders and BigQuery Billing export - Check out how to get your Google Cloud billing data into BigQuery using folders and Billing export for comprehensive spending reports.

DevOps Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

The 2019 Accelerate State of DevOps: Elite performance, productivity, and scaling - DORA and Google Cloud have published the 2019 Accelerate State of DevOps Report.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless Aug. 26, 2019

Introducing Cloud Run Button: Click-to-deploy your git repos to Google Cloud - Adding the Cloud Run button to your github source code repositories lets anyone deploy their application to Google Cloud.

Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

5 reasons your legacy data warehouse won’t cut it - Legacy data warehouses are expensive and hard to maintain. Here are 5 reasons they aren’t cutting it, and why migrating to the cloud opens up lots of possibilities.

Identity platform Official Blog Security Aug. 26, 2019

Cloud Identity and Atlassian Access: User lifecycle management across your organization - You can now provision and deprovision users of Atlassian’s Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and others, with Google Cloud Identity.

Official Blog Windows Aug. 26, 2019

DR for cloud: Architecting Microsoft SQL Server with GCP - Check out ways to architect your cloud disaster recovery (DR) for Microsoft SQL Server running on Google Cloud Platform.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

Introducing the BigQuery Terraform module - The BigQuery module for Terraform brings an open-source data analytics option, so you can automate instantiation and deployment of BigQuery datasets and tables.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 26, 2019

Skip the heavy lifting: Moving Redshift to BigQuery easily - Moving data from AWS S3 into Google Cloud’s BigQuery data warehouse is now easier with a new data transfer service.

GCP Experience Kubernetes Machine Learning Official Blog Aug. 19, 2019

Itaú Unibanco: How we built a CI/CD Pipeline for machine learning with online training in Kubeflow - Itaú Unibanco shares how it built a digital customer service tool that uses natural language processing, built with machine learning, to understand customer questions and respond in real time.

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.

Billing Official Blog Aug. 19, 2019

Shining a light on your costs: New billing features from Google Cloud - Cloud cost management gets easier with new billing features from Google Cloud, including improved visibility, flexibility, and data export.

Data Analytics GCP Experience Official Blog Aug. 19, 2019

GlideFinder: How we built a platform on Google Cloud that can monitor wildfires - Dmitry Kryuk, founder and CTO of GlideFinder, shares how they built a platform that can locate wildfires, alert subscribers, and provide analytics that can help prevent or contain wildfires in a timely manner.

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

AI Official Blog Aug. 12, 2019

The age of Deployed AI is here: See how Google Cloud customers transform their businesses with AI - The emergence of sophisticated tools, best practices, and a rapidly growing community of builders has ushered in the era of Deployed AI. Here’s how customers are putting it to work for them right now.

BigQuery Cloud Functions Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 12, 2019

Streaming data from Cloud Storage into BigQuery using Cloud Functions - See how to move stored data easily into BigQuery from Google Cloud Storage using Cloud Functions to build a pipeline.

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.

Networking Official Blog Aug. 12, 2019

Google Cloud networking in-depth: Series digest - A guide to Google Cloud networking features to help you connect, scale, secure, optimize and modernize your infrastructure.

API Apigee Official Blog Aug. 12, 2019

How secure are your APIs? Apigee API security reporting can help - A new API security reporting for Apigee API management platform protects APIs, helps you meet compliance regulations, and troubleshoot security incidents.

Networking Official Blog Aug. 12, 2019

Cloud IAP enables context-aware access to VMs via SSH and RDP without bastion hosts - Cloud Identity-Aware Proxy’s TCP forwarding feature now allows secure SSH and RDP access to VMs without bastion hosts or VPN. It is now generally available.

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.

Big Data BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog Aug. 12, 2019

Migrating Teradata and other data warehouses to BigQuery - Migration framework and architecture when moving data warehouse, like Teradata, to Google Cloud BigQuery.

Infrastructure Networking Official Blog Aug. 5, 2019

Driving enterprise modernization with Google Cloud infrastructure - Google Cloud has new features to help you migrate to Compute Engine. Plus, Traffic Director is GA, and Layer 7 Internal Load Balancer is in beta.

BigQuery Cloud SQL Official Blog Aug. 5, 2019

New GCP database options to power your enterprise workloads - Here’s what’s new in cloud databases at Google Cloud Next Tokyo ‘19, including SQL Server, Elasticsearch, and federated query updates.

Official Blog Aug. 5, 2019

APIs take root as the path for healthcare interoperability - Google, alongside Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and Salesforce, supports efforts from ONC and CMS to champion greater interoperability and patient access.

Official Blog Aug. 5, 2019

VMware Cloud Foundation comes to Google Cloud - Announcing Google Cloud VMware Solution by CloudSimple.

Official Blog Security July 29, 2019

Understand GCP Organization resource hierarchies with Forseti Visualizer - A new open source project based on Forseti lets you visualize the GCP Organization resource hierarchy.

Cloud Functions Official Blog Security July 29, 2019

Least privilege for Cloud Functions using Cloud IAM - Learn how to increase the security of your Cloud Functions code by following principles of least privilege with Cloud IAM.

BigQuery Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog July 29, 2019

How to use BigQuery ML for anomaly detection - Step by step tutorial which demonstrates how to use BigQuery ML to perform unsupervised anomaly detection.

Official Blog Serverless July 29, 2019

Happy birthday Knative! Celebrating one year of portable serverless computing - At one year old, Google’s open-source Knative project is helping to realize the dream of portable serverless workloads.

Cloud Functions Cloud Scheduler Official Blog Python July 29, 2019

GCP developer pro-tips: How to schedule a recurring Python script on GCP - Automating recurring Python scripts using Cloud Scheduler.

Cloud Speech API Dialogflow Official Blog July 29, 2019

Improving speech recognition for contact centers - Today’s updates to the technologies that underpin our Contact Center AI solution improve speech recognition accuracy to better support customers and the agents that help them.

CI DevOps Official Blog July 29, 2019

Introducing Spinnaker for Google Cloud Platform—continuous delivery made easy - A new Spinnaker for GCP solution makes it easier to adopt continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) for your projects.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless July 29, 2019

A dozen reasons why Cloud Run complies with the Twelve-Factor App methodology - Deploying stateless containers on top of Cloud Run complies with the Twelve-Factor App methodology.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog July 22, 2019

Introducing the What-If Tool for Cloud AI Platform models - With this integration, AI Platform users can develop a deeper understanding of how their models work under different scenarios, and build rich visualizations to explain model performance to others.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 22, 2019

Gartner names Google Cloud a leader in its IaaS Magic Quadrant - For the second consecutive year, Google Cloud is a leader in Gartner Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Magic Quadrant.

Cloud Functions DevOps Monitoring Official Blog Stackdriver July 22, 2019

Operate with confidence: Keeping your functions functioning with monitoring, logging and error reporting - Learn how to use Stackdriver monitoring tools to quickly detect bugs that slipped into production.

NoSQL Official Blog July 22, 2019

Keep calm and query on: Running your databases in GCP - Recent solution papers regarding running databases on GCP.

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.

Cloud Source Repositories DevOps Official Blog July 15, 2019

Production debugging comes to Cloud Source Repositories - You can now debug production code running on GCP from within Cloud Source Repositories, using capabilities from Stackdriver Debugger.

GCP Certification Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog July 15, 2019

Announcing new GKE architecture specialization—now with one month free access - Google Cloud’s new “Architecting with Google Kubernetes Engine Specialization” prepares you to design and build container-based environments.

Cloud Spanner GCP Experience Official Blog July 15, 2019

Blockchain.com, scaling and saving with Cloud Spanner - Cryptocurrency company Blockchain uses Google Cloud Platform (GCP) to scale its products and serve millions of users securely.

Official Blog TPU July 15, 2019

Cloud TPU Pods break AI training records - Google Cloud sets three new records in the industry-standard ML benchmark contest, MLPerf, with each of the winning runs using less than two minutes of compute time.

Cloud Memorystore Official Blog July 15, 2019

Cloud Memorystore adds import-export and Redis 4.0 - The new import-export feature is now available in Cloud Memorystore for Redis, letting you move Redis instances into Cloud Storage buckets for application caching.

AI Cloud Functions Official Blog Serverless TensorFlow July 15, 2019

How to serve deep learning models using TensorFlow 2.0 with Cloud Functions - Learn how to run inference on Cloud Functions using TensorFlow 2.0.

Business Official Blog Storage July 15, 2019

Google to acquire Elastifile - The combination of Elastifile and Google Cloud will help businesses bring traditional workloads into GCP faster and simplify the management and scaling of data and compute intensive workloads.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog July 15, 2019

Goodbye Hadoop. Building a streaming data processing pipeline on Google Cloud - Qubit discusses how they moved from Apache Hadoop and MapReduce to Google BigQuery, Dataflow and Cloud Pub/Sub.

Cloud Tasks Official Blog July 15, 2019

Announcing HTTP targets for Cloud Tasks, with OAuth/OpenID connect authentication - HTTP targets to Cloud Tasks, an asynchronous task execution service that lets you add a task to a queue via an API is Generally Available.

BigQuery Data Analytics Official Blog July 15, 2019

Geolocation with BigQuery: De-identify 76 million IP addresses in 20 seconds - You can use the BigQuery data warehouse to explore large public datasets -- here’s how to de-identify user data for compliance.

Kubernetes Official Blog July 8, 2019

To run or not to run a database on Kubernetes: What to consider - Some tips and tricks when you want to run a database on Kubernetes.

Data Analytics Official Blog July 8, 2019

Tips and tricks to get your Cloud Dataflow pipelines into production - Doing stream and batch processing with Cloud Dataflow depends on good data pipelines. Here are some tips to build and manage those pipelines.

Cloud AutoML Official Blog July 1, 2019

How to implement document tagging with AutoML - Learn how to use AutoML to fetch important content from an image like signatures, stamps, and boxes, for processing.

Business Infrastructure Official Blog July 1, 2019

Introducing Equiano, a subsea cable from Portugal to South Africa - Google’s private Equiano subsea cable will improve connectivity, resilience and latency for the people who live and work in Africa.

DevOps Official Blog SRE Terraform July 1, 2019

GCP DevOps tricks: Create a custom Cloud Shell image that includes Terraform and Helm - Learn how to add DevOps tools like Helm and Terraform to Cloud Shell, GCP’s browser-based management tool

Business Official Blog July 1, 2019

Google Cloud + Chronicle: The security moonshot joins Google Cloud - Chronicle, Alphabet’s enterprise security company born in the X moonshot factory, is joining Google Cloud.

Data Analytics Data Catalog Official Blog July 1, 2019

Google Cloud Data Catalog now available in public beta - Data Catalog, our fully managed data discovery and metadata management service is now available in public beta so you can quickly discover, manage, and understand your data in Google Cloud.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog Security July 1, 2019

Take charge of your data: How tokenization makes data usable without sacrificing privacy - Learn about how to use tokenization in Cloud DLP to protect sensitive data.

DevOps Official Blog SRE July 1, 2019

How SRE teams are organized, and how to get started - Getting started with SRE often starts with understanding SRE principles and how teams are organized. Find tips here on which SRE team implementation to use.

AI Kubernetes Machine Learning Official Blog July 1, 2019

Introducing Deep Learning Containers: Consistent and portable environments - Deep Learning Containers help you manage the compatibility and complexities of your software stack, so you can focus on iterating and refining your machine learning model.

Official Blog Stackdriver July 1, 2019

See how your code actually executes with Stackdriver Profiler, now GA - Cloud monitoring is now even better, as Stackdriver Profiler is now generally available from Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

AI BigQuery Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog July 1, 2019

Analyze BigQuery data with Kaggle Kernels notebooks - BigQuery users can now query and create BQML models within an integrated development environment using Kaggle Kernels.

Google Kubernetes Engine IAM Official Blog July 1, 2019

Introducing Workload Identity: Better authentication for your GKE applications - The new Workload Identity for GKE integrates with Cloud IAM to make authentication to Google Cloud services easier and more secure.

Networking Official Blog July 1, 2019

Solutions: Patterns for connecting other cloud service providers with GCP - This document helps cloud architects and operations professionals decide how to connect Google Cloud Platform with other cloud service providers (CSP) such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog June 24, 2019

Scan your Cloud Storage buckets for sensitive data using Cloud DLP - Scan your Cloud Storage buckets to find and redact sensitive data like PII using Google Cloud Data Loss Prevention (DLP).

Anthos Official Blog June 24, 2019

5 frequently asked questions about Google Cloud Anthos - Five frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Google Cloud Anthos.

Networking Official Blog June 24, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: three defense-in-depth principles for securing your environment - Follow these network security principles to protect resources running on GCP.

App Engine Official Blog June 24, 2019

Turn it up to eleven: Java 11 runtime comes to App Engine - You can now run Java 11 workloads on App Engine standard edition.

App Engine Official Blog June 24, 2019

App Engine second generation runtimes now get double the memory; plus Go 1.12 and PHP 7.3 now generally available - App Engine second generation runtimes now run with 2X the memory, and PHP 7.3 and Go 1.12 runtimes are generally available.

Official Blog June 24, 2019

5 principles for cloud-native architecture—what it is and how to master it - Learn to maximize your use of Google Cloud by adopting a cloud-native architecture.

BigQuery Data Analytics Machine Learning Official Blog June 24, 2019

Predictive marketing analytics using BigQuery ML machine learning templates - To make machine learning more accessible to data scientists, BigQuery ML is now generally available, and we’ve published three new templates in collaboration with SpringML for marketing analytics use cases.

Cloud Run Official Blog June 24, 2019

3 cool Cloud Run features that developers love - Top 3 Cloud Run features based on developers feedback.

Cloud Bigtable Cloud Dataflow Official Blog June 24, 2019

Getting started with time-series trend predictions using GCP - The article goes through process of setting up and deploying architecture to predict financial trends by ingesting real-time, time-series data from various financial exchanges.

AI Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 24, 2019

How to run evolution strategies on Google Kubernetes Engine - Running Evolution Strategies ML workloads on Kubernetes Engine.

AI Official Blog June 17, 2019

3 steps to gain business value from AI - Three steps based on best practices inside Google to help organizations to get the biggest return on their AI investments.

Apigee GCP Experience Istio Official Blog June 17, 2019

Leroy Merlin: Transforming the Russian home improvement market with APIs - Learn how Russian home improvement retailer Leroy Merlin is using APIs and API management to simplify how partners integrate with its services.

Big Data BigQuery Official Blog June 17, 2019

Building hybrid blockchain/cloud applications with Ethereum and Google Cloud - This post describes applications for making internet-hosted data available inside an immutable public blockchain by placing BigQuery data available on-chain using a Chainlink oracle smart contract.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog June 17, 2019

Jupyter Notebook Manifesto: Best practices that can improve the life of any developer using Jupyter notebooks - Best practices for Jupyter Notebooks based on Google experience.

Networking Official Blog June 17, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: How Andromeda 2.2 enables high-throughput VMs - Learn how improvements in Andromeda 2.2 enable Compute Engine VMs with higher throughput.

Cloud Dataflow Data Analytics Official Blog June 17, 2019

How to efficiently process both real-time and aggregate data with Cloud Dataflow - How to use design pipeline for both streaming inserts and load jobs, with significant cost savings.

Official Blog June 17, 2019

Google Cloud named a leader in the Forrester Wave: Data Security Portfolio Vendors, Q2 2019 report - The Forrester Wave: Data Security Portfolio Vendors, Q2 2019 report evaluates a vendor’s portfolio of offerings specific to data security and includes both cloud and on-premise offerings.

GCP Certification Official Blog June 17, 2019

On a quest: Learn GKE security and monitoring best practices - Hands-on labs for GKE security and monitoring.

Cloud Dataproc Data Analytics Official Blog June 17, 2019

7 best practices for running Cloud Dataproc in production - Best practices to develop reliant and stable production processes with Cloud Dataproc.

AI Platform Notebooks Official Blog R June 17, 2019

AI Platform Notebooks now supports R in beta - Support for R on AI Platform Notebooks means you can now spin up a web-based development environment with JupyterLab, IRkernel, xgboost, ggplot2, caret, rpy2 and other key R libraries pre-installed.

Official Blog Translation API June 10, 2019

New Translate API capabilities can help localization experts and global enterprises - New features in Translation API v3 help you translate faster and more cost-effectively.

Cloud CDN Networking Official Blog June 10, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: Cloud CDN - Cloud CDN leverages Google’s global private fiber to deliver content to users quickly, wherever they may be.

Cloud Scheduler Official Blog June 10, 2019

Save money by stopping and starting Compute Engine instances on schedule - Compute Engine VMs charge per minute for use. Save money by turning them off and on automatically using Cloud Scheduler in GCP.

Business Official Blog June 10, 2019

Google to acquire Looker - Google to acquire Looker, a unified platform for business intelligence, data applications, and embedded analytics.

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.

Apigee GCP Experience Official Blog June 10, 2019

How Tieto's APIs give European banks a competitive edge - Tieto, a leading Nordic software and services company, is using Apigee API management platform to facilitate an open banking API hub that helps customers discover, test, and consume APIs.

HPC Official Blog June 10, 2019

Competing with supercomputers: HPC in the cloud becomes reality - Google Cloud Storage and DDN’s EXAScaler recently tackled the IO-500 high-performance computing (HPC) benchmark, with great results.

Official Blog Resources Manager June 10, 2019

Cloud Asset Inventory: Easier inventory management, security analysis and config monitoring - Cloud Asset Inventory export service is now GA. With the Cloud Asset Inventory export service, you can either export all your inventory at a given point of time, or export the full event change history of particular resources within a specific timeframe. You can then use that exported data to run analysis and answer common security, monitoring.

Big Data Official Blog Storage June 10, 2019

Announcing Snowflake on Google Cloud Platform - Snowflake (cloud-based data warehouse) will be available on GCP.

GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog June 10, 2019

How IFG and Google Cloud AI bring structure to unstructured financial documents - How IFG is developing an application capable of digitizing unstructured, unlabeled financial documents using GCP.

Business Official Blog Storage June 10, 2019

Thinking big: Google Cloud databases named a Leader in The Forrester Wave Database-as-a-Service, Q2 2019 - Google is a Leader in the Q2 2019 Forrester Database-as-a-Service Wave, taking all of Google Cloud’s database services into account.

Networking Official Blog June 10, 2019

An update on Sunday’s service disruption - Detail post-mortem regarding recent outage.

Official Blog June 3, 2019

Thinking about cloud security? Join us for a new round of Google Cloud Security Talks - Join us for the Google Cloud Security Talks, a live online event on June 10.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog June 3, 2019

Build your own event-sourced system using Cloud Spanner - Using event-sourced systems can help solve complex application development problems. Here’s how to deploy one using Cloud Spanner.

Cloud Scheduler Official Blog June 3, 2019

Cloud Scheduler, a fully managed cron job service from Google Cloud - Now, Cloud Scheduler lets you invoke HTTP targets to reach a variety of GCP services, or on on-prem with OAuth/OpenID Connect authentication.

BigQuery Official Blog June 3, 2019

Scan BigQuery for sensitive data using Cloud DLP - The Scan with DLP button lets you run DLP scans directly from the BigQuery UI in just a few clicks, so you can easily discover and classify sensitive data.

Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog June 3, 2019

Testing Cloud Pub/Sub clients to maximize streaming performance - Using open-source load test framework to benchmark Cloud Pub/Sub ingestion.

Apigee Firebase GCP Experience Official Blog June 3, 2019

Magazine Luiza: How we transformed our e-commerce platform with Apigee, Firebase, and GCP - In 2018, Magazine Luiza concluded its biggest Black Friday ever with the help of GCP, Apigee, and Firebase. Learn how they did it.

Cloud Storage Official Blog June 3, 2019

Uploading images directly to Cloud Storage using Signed URL - See how to implement a service hosted on GCP that allows users to upload images into Cloud Storage using Signed URL, then serve that static content using managed services.

Kubernetes Official Blog May 27, 2019

Application management made easier with Kubernetes Operators on GCP Marketplace - Operators can make it easier to build and deploy applications on Kubernetes, and several are available on GCP Marketplace.

Networking Official Blog May 27, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: Cloud Load Balancing deconstructed - Take a deeper look at the Google Cloud networking load balancing portfolio.

Official Blog May 27, 2019

Optimize your organization’s cloud journey with a Cloud Center Of Excellence - Google Cloud Professional Services published a white paper on building a Cloud Center of Excellence to expedite your cloud migration.

Official Blog Security May 27, 2019

Forseti intelligent agents: an open-source anomaly detection module - Description of how Forseti (collection of open-source tools) detects suspicious firewall rules.

Kubernetes Official Blog May 27, 2019

Building the cloud-native future at Google Cloud - Some of the cloud-native open-source projects tied to Kubernetes that Google Cloud is working on.

Big Data Official Blog May 27, 2019

Delivering end-to-end data analytics and data management solutions with Informatica - We’re extending our strategic partnership with Informatica to help more enterprises take advantage of hybrid and multi-cloud data management solutions.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 27, 2019

Putting the ‘ease’ in Kubernetes with latest enhancements to GKE - GKE is more useable with support for release channels, Windows Server Containers, and Stackdriver Kubernetes Engine Monitoring.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 27, 2019

Got hybrid? Getting started with hybrid patterns and practices - Get tips and best practices on moving to a hybrid cloud model, with some workloads on-premises and some on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless May 27, 2019

Cloud Run: Bringing serverless to containers - Cloud Run for serverless containers includes new metrics, supports Cloud SQL, and is available from new GCP regions.

Networking Official Blog May 20, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: Faster, more reliable connectivity with HA VPN and 100 Gbps Dedicated Interconnect - Google offers high availability VPN and 100Gbps Cloud Interconnect options to connect customer data center to GCP.

GCP Experience Official Blog May 20, 2019

How Grasshopper uses BigQuery and Cloud Dataflow for their real-time financial data app - BigQuery and Cloud Dataflow helped proprietary trading firm Grasshopper build an Apache Beam-based app

AI Official Blog May 20, 2019

Topping the tower: the Obstacle Tower Challenge AI Contest with Unity and Google Cloud - Learn how Unity is hosting an AI competition in a game engine environment on Google Cloud, enabling AI researchers to use Cloud TPUs and GPUs to train and serve ML models.

Kubernetes Official Blog May 20, 2019

Launching Kubernetes apps on GCP Marketplace, for GKE, Anthos and beyond - Containerized applications featuring prebuilt deployment templates for Kubernetes.

Networking Official Blog May 20, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: Understanding Network Service Tiers - Description and comparisons of Standard and Premium Network tiers.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 20, 2019

GKE Sandbox: Bring defense in depth to your pods - GKE Sandbox increases the security and isolation of containers in GKE clusters by adding an extra layer between containers and host OS.

BigQuery Official Blog May 20, 2019

Querying the Stars with BigQuery GIS - Using BigQuery-GIS to analyze astronomy datasets, in a similar manner to analyzing ground-based map data: using spherical coordinates.

Infrastructure Official Blog May 20, 2019

Google Cloud launches new Osaka region to support growing customer base in Japan - Beside Tokyo, Japan got the Osaka region.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog May 20, 2019

Scale globally, get four nines availability with new Cloud Bigtable capabilities - Global replication for Cloud Bigtable is Generally Available. This global, multi-region replication allows users to replicate data across up to four clusters worldwide, in any region in which Cloud Bigtable is available.

API Official Blog May 13, 2019

API design: Why you should use links, not keys, to represent relationships in APIs - When designing APIs, using web links rather than exposing database keys has several advantages.

GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog May 13, 2019

Sunny spells: How SunPower puts solar on your roof with AI Platform - Learn how SunPower uses AI Platform to tell users how and where they should install solar panels, with just a street address.

Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog May 13, 2019

No deep learning experience needed: build a text classification model with Google Cloud AutoML Natural Language - Learn how to build a custom text classifier with AutoML Natural Language, trained on the Newsgroups data set, and with an interactive Colab example.

DevOps Official Blog Terraform May 13, 2019

Deploying a production-grade Helm release on GKE with Terraform - Gruntwork has an automated process for deploying workloads to GKE with Helm and HashiCorp Terraform.

Cloud DNS Networking Official Blog May 13, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: What’s new with Cloud DNS - Cloud DNS private zones, peering, and logging and auditing enhance security and manageability of your private GCP DNS environment.

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.

Official Blog TPU May 13, 2019

Google’s scalable supercomputers for machine learning, Cloud TPU Pods, are now publicly available in beta - Cloud TPU Pods are now available in beta, helping you train models, even very large ones, faster and at lower cost on Google Cloud.

Business Official Blog SAP May 13, 2019

Innovating for SAP customers with Google Cloud - News related to SAP and GCP.

Business Official Blog May 13, 2019

Deepening the Google Cloud and Red Hat collaboration with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Certification - Google Compute Engine is certified for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (RHEL 8)

Cloud Dataprep Official Blog May 13, 2019

Improving data quality for machine learning and analytics with Cloud Dataprep - Learn how Cloud Dataprep can help you prepare even a messy data set for training a machine learning model, after three simple cleaning steps.

Big Data Official Blog Storage May 6, 2019

Principles and best practices for data governance in the cloud - The white paper which outlines best practices and guidelines for organizations to establish data governance in a cloud-first world.

API Apigee Official Blog May 6, 2019

Making API development faster with new Apigee Extensions - New Apigee Extensions let you manage APIs through a new range of Google Cloud services, including Compute Engine, Cloud ML Engine and BigQuery.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 6, 2019

Cloud rendering platform Zync Render gets a major update - Zync Render 2.0 consists of a complete Google-native rewrite of the application, providing benefits such as faster job start-up time, increased compute scalability, and several other new features that users have identified as critical to workflows.

Networking Official Blog May 6, 2019

Google Cloud networking in depth: Simplify routing between your VPCs with VPC peering - Google Cloud networking now lets you automatically share routes between peered VPCs.

Identity platform Official Blog May 6, 2019

Getting started with Identity Platform - Take a deeper look at how to use Identity Platform to add identity and access management functionality to your apps and services.

Cloud Functions Machine Learning Official Blog May 6, 2019

Empower your AI Platform-trained serverless endpoints with machine learning on Google Cloud Functions - Using Cloud Functions as API endpoints for machine learning models.

Cloud Functions Go NodeJS Official Blog Python Serverless May 6, 2019

Your favorite runtimes, now generally available on Cloud Functions - Python, Go and Node.js are now supported runtimes on Cloud Functions.

Cloud Storage Official Blog VPC Service Controls May 6, 2019

Using VPC Service Controls and the Cloud Storage Transfer Service to move data from S3 to Cloud Storage - You can move AWS S3 data into Google Cloud Storage buckets with the Transfer Service, plus add VPC Service Controls for added security.

Official Blog May 6, 2019

Efficiently scale ML and other compute workloads on NVIDIA’s T4 GPU, now generally available - NVIDIA’s T4 GPUs is now generally available in Google Cloud Platform regions around the world.

AI Official Blog TPU April 29, 2019

Train and deploy state-of-the-art mobile image classification models via Cloud TPU - Learn how to train embedded Neural Architecture Search machine learning models on Cloud TPUs to output quantized TensorFlow Lite classifiers on embedded systems.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 29, 2019

Containing our enthusiasm: All the Kubernetes security news from Google Cloud Next ‘19 - A round-up of all the container security news and events from Google Cloud Next 19

AI GCP Experience Official Blog April 29, 2019

American Cancer Society uses Google Cloud machine learning to power cancer research - The American Cancer Society is using machine learning on Google Cloud to help identify lifestyle, medical, and genetic factors that contribute to breast cancer.

AI Official Blog April 29, 2019

AI in Depth: Serving a PyTorch text classifier on AI Platform Serving using custom online prediction - Now, learn how to serve a custom PyTorch Model in Cloud AI Platform Serving, again using a text classification, natural language understanding example.

Official Blog TPU April 29, 2019

What’s in an image: fast, accurate image segmentation with Cloud TPUs - We’re making it easier for you to use Cloud TPUs for image segmentation by releasing high-performance, open source TPU-optimized implementations of two state-of-the-art segmentation models.

NoSQL Official Blog April 22, 2019

Deploy and run the Couchbase database on Kubernetes through the GCP Marketplace - It's possible now to deploy Couchbase on GKE quickly through the GCP Marketplace for Kubernetes.

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.

Official Blog Security April 22, 2019

Getting started with Cloud Security Command Center - Gain visibility and control of your environment with Google’s Cloud Security Command Center.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog April 22, 2019

Using advanced Kubernetes autoscaling with Vertical Pod Autoscaler and Node Auto Provisioning - In-depth overview of Vertical Pod Autoscaler and Node Auto Provisioning, feature of Cluster Autoscaler that automatically adds new node pools in addition to managing their size on the user's behalf.

Networking Official Blog April 22, 2019

Traffic Director: global traffic management for open service mesh - Google Cloud’s new Traffic Director control-plane management tool brings load balancing a resiliency to environments running on a service mesh.

Cloud Dataproc Official Blog April 22, 2019

New open-source tools in Cloud Dataproc process data at cloud scale - Overview of the most recent Cloud Dataproc features announced on Next '19.

Official Blog April 22, 2019

Improve enterprise IT procurement with Private Catalog, now in beta - With Private Catalog, developers and cloud admins can make their solutions discoverable to their internal enterprise users. Cloud admins can manage their solutions and ensure their users are always launching the latest versions.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 22, 2019

Introducing GKE Advanced— enhanced reliability, simplicity and scale for enterprise workloads - GKE Advanced provides advanced automation and security features, lets you run serverless containers—all backed by an SLA.

IAM Official Blog April 22, 2019

Understanding GCP service accounts: three common use-cases - Overview of how to use Google Cloud service accounts for several common use-cases.

GCP Experience Official Blog Storage April 22, 2019

Evaporating a data lake: Otto Group’s lessons learned migrating a Hadoop infrastructure to GCP - How retail company OttoGroup moved their on-premises Hadoop data lake to Google Cloud Platform to save money and improve performance.

Cloud Scheduler Firebase Official Blog April 22, 2019

Scheduling Cloud Functions for Firebase (cron) - Firebase now supports a new type of Pub/Sub function, built on top of Cloud Scheduler, that automatically configures Cloud Scheduler, along with a Pub/Sub topic, that invokes a function that you define using the Cloud Functions for Firebase SDK.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog April 22, 2019

Welcome Robert Enslin to Google Cloud - GCP has a new President of Global Customer Operations.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog April 15, 2019

News to build on: 122+ announcements from Google Cloud Next ‘19 - #1 article to read if you want quick overview of announcements from Cloud Next '19.

Anthos Official Blog April 15, 2019

Introducing Anthos: An entirely new platform for managing applications in today's multi-cloud world - Anthos, Google Cloud’s new open platform based on Cloud Services Platform lets you run an app anywhere—simply, flexibly and securely.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog April 15, 2019

Bringing the best of open source to Google Cloud customers - Strategic partnerships with leading open source-centric companies which will bring fully managed services, unified billing, support on GCP.

Official Blog Storage April 15, 2019

What’s cooler than being cool? Ice cold archive storage - More detailed overview of storage news and improvements announced on Cloud Next 19.

Official Blog Security April 15, 2019

Increasing trust in Google Cloud: visibility, control and automation - Variety of security tools introduced to further bolster trust in Google Cloud.

Cloud Run Official Blog Serverless April 15, 2019

Announcing Cloud Run, the newest member of our serverless compute stack - News in serverless compute stack.

Microsoft Official Blog April 15, 2019

Making Google Cloud the best place to run your Microsoft Windows applications - Google Cloud is becoming more approachable to Microsoft product users as well.

Firebase Official Blog April 15, 2019

What's new from Firebase at Cloud Next 2019! - Most important announcements on Cloud Next related to Firebase.

Cloud Code Official Blog April 15, 2019

Announcing Cloud Code—accelerating cloud-native application development - Cloud Code comes with tools to help you write, deploy, and debug cloud-native applications quickly and easily.

Cloud Healthcare API Official Blog April 8, 2019

Announcing the Cloud Healthcare API beta: Improving data access and shareability across organizations - Cloud Healthcare API offers a managed solution for storing and accessing healthcare data in Google Cloud Platform, providing a critical bridge between existing care systems and applications hosted on Google Cloud.

Istio Official Blog April 8, 2019

The service mesh era: Istio’s role in the future of hybrid cloud - How to use Istio across different environments.

DevOps Infrastructure Official Blog SRE April 8, 2019

Want repeatable scale? Adopt infrastructure as code on GCP - The article describes concepts and motivation for Infrastructure as a Code approach.

Cloud Memorystore Official Blog April 8, 2019

Cloud Memorystore: Now with Redis version 4.0 support and manual failover API - A beta release of Cloud Memorystore includes Redis 4.0 support.

Official Blog Storage April 8, 2019

Scale storage out with new Elastifile Cloud File Service for GCP - Elastifile Cloud File Service is a fully-managed, scalable file storage service. It delivers high-reliability, POSIX-compliant NFS file services and provides a full suite of cloud-native enterprise NAS features.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security April 1, 2019

Exploring container security: the shared responsibility model in GKE - The article describes what Google does for GKE in terms of security and what users are responsible for.

Java Official Blog Serverless April 1, 2019

Accelerate Java application development on GCP with Micronaut - Using Micronaut (Java framework) to develop serverless applications on GCP.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog Security April 1, 2019

Taking charge of your data: Understanding re-identification risk and quasi-identifiers with Cloud DLP - The article explains the risk of re-identification personal data while using Data Loss Prevention.

BigQuery Official Blog April 1, 2019

Simplify reporting with the Sheets data connector for BigQuery, and voila: automated content updates for G Suite - Example of using BigQuery connector with Google Sheets

BigQuery Official Blog April 1, 2019

Migrating your traditional data warehouse platform to BigQuery: announcing the data warehouse migration offer - Easier migration of traditional data warehouses to BigQuery via service from GCP.

API GCP Experience Official Blog March 25, 2019

It's raining APIs: How AccuWeather shares data with developers using Apigee - Weather data provider AccuWeather uses Google Cloud’s Apigee to manage their APIs and offer them to developers and other users.

AI Official Blog TensorFlow March 25, 2019

TensorFlow 2.0 and Cloud AI make it easy to train, deploy, and maintain scalable machine learning models - Recent developments around TensorFlow: version 2.0 in alpha, new features, courses etc.

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.

Business Official Blog March 25, 2019

Five habits of highly effective capital markets firms who run in the cloud - Results of the survey from 19 capital market firms regarding their respective public cloud adoption journeys.

DevOps Official Blog SRE March 25, 2019

Introducing a new Coursera course on Site Reliability Engineering - The new course, Site Reliability Engineering: Measuring and Managing Reliability, distills years of collective Google SRE experience with designing and managing complex systems that meet their reliability targets.

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

Big Data BigQuery Official Blog March 25, 2019

Analyzing 3024 rice genomes characterized by DeepVariant - Exploring Rice genome dataset using BigQuery.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 18, 2019

New GCP region in Zurich: Growing our support for Swiss and European businesses - New region on Europe.

Official Blog TensorFlow March 18, 2019

Cloud AI helps you train and serve TensorFlow TFX pipelines seamlessly and at scale - Learn how TensorFlow's TFX pipelines can streamline your training and serving workflow on GCP.

Kubernetes Official Blog March 18, 2019

Exploring container security: four takeaways from Container Security Summit 2019

CI Cloud Functions Official Blog Serverless March 18, 2019

Release with confidence: How testing and CI/CD can keep bugs out of production - Different testing strategies to use before deploying serverless systems in production.

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.

BigQuery Cloud Dataflow Data Studio Official Blog March 18, 2019

Let the queries begin: How we built our analytics pipeline for NCAA March Madness - Using GCP to create pipeline and do predictive analytics for NCAA games.

Cloud Bigtable Cloud Firestore NoSQL Official Blog March 18, 2019

Google Cloud named a leader in the Forrester Wave: Big Data NoSQL - Forrester has named Google Cloud as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Big Data NoSQL, Q1 2019.

DevOps Official Blog SRE March 18, 2019

Make your voice heard! Take the 2019 Accelerate State of DevOps survey - By contributing to the survey, you will help shape the narrative of the rapidly growing DevOps industry. Your insights will help drive conversations on how as an industry we can develop software faster with less risk.

GCP Certification Official Blog March 18, 2019

Get Google Cloud Certified at Next '19: What you need to know

Official Blog Security March 11, 2019

Leading security companies use Google Cloud to deliver Security-as-a-Service - Examples of security companies which are using GCP products and services.

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.

GCP Experience Official Blog March 11, 2019

Modernizing financial risk computation with Hitachi Consulting and GCP - Example of creating proof of concept for financial institution that runs on GCP.

Istio Kubernetes Official Blog SRE March 11, 2019

The service mesh era: Using Istio and Stackdriver to build an SRE service - Demonstrating how to use Istio to level up SRE practices for workloads running in Kubernetes.

Official Blog Storage March 11, 2019

New file checksum feature lets you validate data transfers between HDFS and Cloud Storage - Automatic performing end-to-end, client-side validation of copied files in Apache Hadoop and Cloud Storage.

Official Blog Security March 11, 2019

Simplify enterprise threat detection and protection with new Google Cloud security services - New Web Risk API checks URLs against Google's lists of unsafe web resources including social engineering sites such as phishing and deceptive sites, and sites that host malware or unwanted software.

Cloud Bigtable Official Blog March 11, 2019

Go global with Cloud Bigtable - With new Bigtable's replication capabilities it's possible to have data available across region or worldwide.

Cloud Storage Official Blog March 11, 2019

How does your cloud storage grow? With a scalable plan and a price drop - New predictable pricing for larger amount of data in GCS.

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.

GCP Experience Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog Security March 4, 2019

Exploring container security: How DroneDeploy achieved ISO-27001 certification on GKE - How DroneDeploy migrated from on premise Kubernetes to GKE leveraged GKE’s native security capabilities to smooth the path to ISO-27001 certification.

Advanced Machine Learning Official Blog TensorFlow March 4, 2019

Let Deep Learning VMs and Jupyter notebooks burn the midnight oil for you: robust and automated training with Papermill - Step by step process to deploy a Deep Learning ML image using TensorFlow to launch a Jupyter notebook which will be executed using the Nteract Papermill open source project. Once the notebook has finished executing, the Compute Engine instance that hosts your Deep Learning VM image will automatically terminate.

Cloud Identity Official Blog Security March 4, 2019

OpenVPN: Enabling access to the corporate network with Cloud Identity credentials - OpenVPN tested and integrated its OpenVPN Access Server with secure LDAP, enabling their employees and partners to use their Cloud Identity credentials to access applications through VPN.

Cloud KMS Official Blog March 4, 2019

Kickstart your cryptography with new Cloud KMS client libraries and samples - New client libraries for 7 programming languages for Cloud Key Management Service.

GCP Experience Google Kubernetes Engine Istio Official Blog March 4, 2019

How Auto Trader UK, the UK’s largest automotive marketplace, uses Istio and Google Kubernetes Engine to drive change - Rad how Auto Trader UK (UK’s largest digital automotive marketplace and the country’s 16th largest website) relies on GKE and Istio, an open-source, transparent service mesh that is integrated into GKE to enable visibility, increase agility and effectively secure their production environment, without sacrificing developer productivity.

NoSQL Official Blog March 4, 2019

Running Redis on GCP: four deployment scenarios - Article describes major deployment scenarios of Redis on GCP.

Business GCP Experience Official Blog March 4, 2019

Recursion Pharmaceuticals accelerates drug discovery with Google Cloud - Recursion has selected Google Cloud as their primary public cloud provider as they build a drug discovery platform that combines chemistry, automated biology, and cloud computing to reveal new therapeutic candidates, potentially cutting the time to discover and develop a new medicine by a factor of 10.

Machine Learning Official Blog TensorFlow TPU March 4, 2019

Train fast on TPU, serve flexibly on GPU: switch your ML infrastructure to suit your needs - In this post, we walk through training and serving an object detection model and demonstrate how TensorFlow’s comprehensive and flexible feature set can be used to perform each step, regardless of which hardware platform you choose.

Business Official Blog Feb. 25, 2019

Google announces intent to acquire Alooma to simplify cloud migration - Google announce intent to acquire Alooma, a leader in data migration.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 25, 2019

Setting a course to the future of cloud computing - "Future of Cloud Computing" report provides thoughts about cloud computing from GCP people.

Apache Beam Big Data Cloud Dataflow Official Blog Feb. 25, 2019

Real-time diagnostics from nanopore DNA sequencers on Google Cloud - A scalable, reliable, and cost effective end-to-end pipeline for fast DNA sequence analysis built on Google Cloud and this new class of nanopore DNA sequencers.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 25, 2019

Google Cloud Next ‘19 session guide now available - Google Cloud Next ‘19 session guide now available.

Kubernetes Networking Official Blog Security Feb. 25, 2019

The service mesh era: Securing your environment with Istio - How to secure your environment with Istio.

IoT Official Blog TensorFlow Feb. 25, 2019

Enabling connected transformation with Apache Kafka and TensorFlow on Google Cloud Platform - How to leverage the open source ecosystems of Apache Kafka and TensorFlow on Google Cloud Platform together with different Google ML services.

Business Cloud Healthcare Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 18, 2019

Transforming healthcare in the cloud through data, analytics, and machine learning - How Google Cloud offerings are helping healthcare customers for data, analytics, and machine learning.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 18, 2019

Process paperwork pronto with the new Google Docs API - Announcement of a new API that can be used to automate tasks and jumpstart documentation: the Google Docs API.

GCP Certification Networking Official Blog Feb. 18, 2019

From CCIE to Google Cloud Network Engineer: four things to think about - Tips to get certified as Google Cloud Network Engineer specially for those from traditional on-premises IT environment.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Security Feb. 18, 2019

Announcing Google Cloud Security Talks during RSA Conference 2019 - List of Google Cloud Security Talks in RSA Conference 2019.

Cloud Vision API Official Blog Feb. 18, 2019

How Box Skills can optimize your workflow with the help of Cloud AI - Enrich Box files with useful metadata using Cloud AI and Box Skills.

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.

AI Machine Learning Official Blog Feb. 18, 2019

AI in depth: monitoring home appliances from power readings with ML - How to accurately identify home appliances’ operating status using smart power readings, together with modern machine learning techniques such as long short-term memory (LSTM) models.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

The service mesh era: Advanced application deployments and traffic management with Istio on GKE - How Istio can help your organization decrease complexity, increase automation, and ease the burden of application management on your operations and development teams.

GCP Experience Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

The Telegraph UK: Reimagining media with the help of Google Cloud - The Telegraph is announcing it’s migrating fully to Google Cloud.

Machine Learning Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

Making the machine: the machine learning lifecycle - How machine learning maps to and fits in with the traditional software development lifecycle.

Business GCP Experience Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

Golden State Warriors power data analytics and fan experiences with Google Cloud - Google Cloud partnership with the Golden State Warriors as their official public cloud provider to help them transform their organization and do more with their data, on and off the court.

Cloud Build Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

Build containers faster with Cloud Build with Kaniko - New feature for Cloud Build that caches container build artifacts, resulting in much faster build times.

Official Blog Stackdriver Feb. 10, 2019

Stackdriver usage and costs: a guide to understand and optimize spending - Stackdriver cost optimization solution guide to help you understand and optimize your Stackdriver usage and costs.

BigQuery Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

Query without a credit card: introducing BigQuery sandbox - BigQuery sandbox, a credit-card free path to enable new users and students to experiment with BigQuery at no cost.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

Exploring container security: Encrypting Kubernetes secrets with Cloud KMS - Beta GKE application-layer secrets encryption, using the same keys you manage in our hosted Cloud Key Management Service (KMS).

DevOps Official Blog Feb. 10, 2019

Seven steps to making DevOps a reality - Steps to adopt DevOps.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

GKE usage metering: Whose line item is it anyway? - Launch of Google Kubernetes Engine usage metering in beta.

Cloud Bigtable GCP Experience Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

Cloud Bigtable brings database stability and performance to Precognitive - Moving to Cloud Bigtable improved developer experience and reduced latency for Precognitive's fraud detection software products.

Cloud Firestore Cloud Functions Official Blog Serverless Feb. 4, 2019

Building a serverless online game: Cloud Hero on Google Cloud Platform - Cloud Hero on Google Cloud Platform to build serverless online game.

Data Studio Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

Build a custom data viz with Data Studio community visualizations - The new Data Studio community visualizations feature, now in developer preview, allows you to design your own custom visualizations and components for Data Studio.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

Speed up and organize your move to cloud with new migration waves from Velostrata - Migration waves is GCP’s real-time enterprise migration tool in latest release of Velostrata, .

BigQuery Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

How we built a derivatives exchange with BigQuery ML for Google Next ‘18 - Building a derivatives exchange with BigQuery ML.

Kubernetes Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

Data analytics, meet containers: Kubernetes Operator for Apache Spark now in beta - Beta launch of the Kubernetes Operator for Apache Spark , which helps you easily manage your Spark applications natively from Kubernetes.

Official Blog SRE Feb. 4, 2019

Tune up your SLI metrics: CRE life lessons - How you can tune your existing SLIs to be a better representation of what your customers are experiencing.

Official Blog Stackdriver Feb. 4, 2019

Extending Stackdriver to on-prem with the new BindPlane integration - BindPlane integration from Blue Medora lets you consolidate all your signals into Stackdriver, GCP’s monitoring tool.

Cloud Dataproc Official Blog TensorFlow Feb. 4, 2019

AI in Depth: Cloud Dataproc meets TensorFlow on YARN: Let TonY help you train right in your cluster - How to install a Hadoop cluster for LinkedIn open-source project TonY (TensorFlow on YARN).

Official Blog SAP Feb. 4, 2019

Creating intelligent enterprise applications using GCP services on SAP Cloud Platform - Architecture and steps required to access GCP services natively on the SAP Cloud Platform Cloud Foundry environment.

API Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

Improving the developer experience with the enhanced Apigee Developer Portal - Enhancements to the Apigee Developer Portal.

Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

Reliable streaming pipeline development with Cloud Pub/Sub’s Replay - Cloud Pub/Sub’s new Replay feature, you can now replay old events (or messages), giving your subscribers another chance to process them.

Cloud Dataproc Official Blog Feb. 4, 2019

10 tips for building long-running clusters using Cloud Dataproc - Tips and recommendations for using Cloud Dataproc in a non-ephemeral model.

Business GCP Experience Official Blog Jan. 28, 2019

BigCommerce transforms the retail experience for more than 60,000 merchants using Google Cloud Platform - BigCommerce modernizing their hosting infrastructure using Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

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.

Kubernetes Networking Official Blog Security Jan. 28, 2019

Welcome to the service mesh era: Introducing a new Istio blog post series - A practical blog series on Istio and service mesh.

Java Official Blog Jan. 28, 2019

Announcing Spring Cloud GCP 1.1: deepening ties to Pivotal’s Spring Framework - Major GA release Spring Cloud GCP 1.1 with many new integrations, bug fixes, and documentation updates.

Official Blog Serverless Jan. 28, 2019

Tick tock: Register now for our "Better Code, Faster. Let's solve it." online conference - Online conference related to serverless development as well as CI/CD. Videos are on demand.

AI Official Blog Jan. 28, 2019

Build an AI-powered, customer service virtual agent with Chatbase - Using Chatbase to build AI-powered customer service virtual agent.

Big Data Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Jan. 28, 2019

Google is named a leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Management Solutions for Analytics - Gartner named Google a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Management Solutions for Analytics (DMSA).

Data Studio Official Blog Jan. 28, 2019

Visualize 2030: meet the winners! - Winners for Visualize 2030, a data storytelling contest.

GCP Certification Official Blog Jan. 28, 2019

Google Cloud introduces new certifications and training to address the cloud skills crisis - Four new certifications to the Google Cloud Certified portfolio including Cloud Developer, Network Engineer, Security Engineer and G Suite certification.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Jan. 28, 2019

Introducing OpenCue, an open source render manager for media and entertainment - Announcement of OpenCue, an open source, high-performance render manager specifically built for the needs of the visual effects and animation industry.

Official Blog SRE Jan. 28, 2019

Do you have an SRE team yet? How to start and assess your journey - The Site Reliability Workbook is available in HTML now!

DevOps Official Blog Python Jan. 28, 2019

Otto Group CLASH: an open-source tool to run bash scripts directly on GCP - CLoud bASH, or CLASH, which takes a bash script as an input and simply runs it inside a cloud environment.

Business GCP Experience Official Blog Jan. 21, 2019

How retailers like Ulta and DSW are improving customer experiences using Google Cloud - Three major ways retailers take advantage of the cloud.

Cloud Speech API Official Blog Jan. 21, 2019

Building Google's Game of the Year with Cloud Text-to-Speech and App Engine - Google's Game of the Year with Cloud Text-to-Speech, WaveNet and SSML.

DevOps Official Blog SRE Jan. 21, 2019

Canary analysis: Lessons learned and best practices from Google and Waze - How Waze is using Spinnaker (continuous delivery system) to do canary deployments.

BigQuery Official Blog Jan. 21, 2019

Connecting BigQuery and Google Sheets to help with hefty data analysis - The Sheets data connector for BigQuery will be generally available to G Suite Business, Enterprise and Education customers in the coming weeks.

GPU Official Blog Jan. 21, 2019

NVIDIA Tesla T4 GPUs now available in beta - T4 GPU instances are now available publicly in beta in Brazil, India, Netherlands, Singapore, Tokyo, and the United States.

GPU Official Blog TensorFlow Tutorial Jan. 21, 2019

Running TensorFlow inference workloads at scale with TensorRT 5 and NVIDIA T4 GPUs - How to run deep learning inference on large-scale workloads with NVIDIA TensorRT 5 running on Compute Engine VMs configured with our Cloud Deep Learning VM image and NVIDIA T4 GPUs.

Official Blog TPU Jan. 21, 2019

Getting started with Cloud TPUs: An overview of online resources - An overview of online resources about TPUs.

Machine Learning Official Blog Jan. 21, 2019

Introducing Feast: an open source feature store for machine learning - Announcement of the release of Feast, an open source feature store that allows teams to manage, store, and discover features for use in machine learning projects.

DevOps Official Blog Jan. 21, 2019

Guide: Creating custom base images for GCP with Jenkins and Packer - How to set up the Jenkins job and Packer script to create custom base images that you can use in GCP.

AI Business Cloud Functions Cloud Natural Language API Data Loss Prevention API Dialogflow Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog PubSub Jan. 21, 2019

A simple blueprint for building AI-powered customer service on GCP - an overview of a simple solution blueprint that may inspire you to meet these objectives using GCP.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Jan. 14, 2019

5 ways financial services organizations will move faster in the cloud in 2019 - Five things financial services organizations plan to do in the cloud in 2019.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Jan. 14, 2019

Rethinking commercial software delivery with Cloud Spanner and serverless - Serverless computing and globally distributed databases like Spanner can drive down operational costs and enable niche vendors to enter the market.

Cloud AutoML Official Blog Jan. 14, 2019

Coastal classifiers: using AutoML Vision to assess and track environmental change - Using Google Cloud’s AutoML Vision classifiers to identify attributes in large data sets of coastline imagery.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Jan. 14, 2019

Optimize your Google Kubernetes Engine workloads with Spotinst Elastigroup - By leveraging GCP’s Preemptible VMs, Spotinst helps customers eliminate the need to manage infrastructure scaling, reducing costs and operational overhead.

IAM Official Blog Security Jan. 14, 2019

Identity and authentication, the Google Cloud way - Overview of Google Cloud’s authentication and identity management offerings.

GCP Experience Official Blog Jan. 14, 2019

Peak performance: How retailers used Google Cloud during Black Friday/Cyber Monday - How one large-scale retail platform in particular—Shopify—had a successful BFCM using Google Cloud.

Google Kubernetes Engine GPU Official Blog Jan. 14, 2019

Livin’ la vida local: Easier Kubernetes development from your laptop - Run GPU workloads on minikube.

Official Blog Security Jan. 7, 2019

Security trends to pay attention to in 2019 and beyond - Security trends to watch in 2019.

DevOps Official Blog Jan. 7, 2019

App migration checklist: How to decide what to move to cloud first - Perspective on managing your cloud migration journey.

Cloud Identity Official Blog Security Dec. 24, 2018

Cloud Identity for Customers and Partners (CICP) is now in beta and ready to use - Cloud Identity for Customers and Partners (CICP) is now available in beta.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

Introducing Access Approval and new Access Transparency services: Gain more meaningful oversight of your cloud provider - GCP introduces Access Approval and new Access Transparency services.

Business Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

How the energy industry is using the cloud - How Energy companies—like oil and gas, utilities, and renewable energy are using cloud.

Cloud ML Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

AI in depth: profiling the model training process for TensorFlow on Cloud ML Engine - Usage of different tools that can help you gain useful insights into your Cloud ML Engine profiling information.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

Cloud Storage requests create data art and usage insights - Build a visualization that explores the interactions between users and the content stored in Google Cloud Storage.

Cloud Spanner Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

Cloud Spanner adds enhanced query introspection, new regions, and new multi-region configurations - Few enhancements for Cloud Spanner like Query introspection, New multi-region configurations and new regions.

Official Blog Security Dec. 24, 2018

Exploring container security: Let Google do the patching with new managed base images - Patching with new managed base images.

App Engine Official Blog Python Dec. 24, 2018

Python 3.7 for App Engine is now generally available - Python 3.7 is now generally available on Google App Engine.

Cloud Dataproc Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

Announcing the beta release of SparkR job types in Cloud Dataproc - Beta release of SparkR jobs on Cloud Dataproc, which is the latest chapter in building R support on GCP.

App Engine Cloud SQL Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

Cloud SQL now supports private connections and App Engine second generation runtimes - Private service access to your Cloud SQL instances is now generally available and support now available for connecting second-generation App Engine standard environment runtimes with Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL.

Cloud Healthcare Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

Getting to know the Google Cloud Healthcare API: part 3 - Deeper dive into how you can use the Google Cloud Healthcare API.

Cloud IoT Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

New Qwiklabs Quest available: IoT on Google Cloud - Google’s Qwiklabs has now IoT in the Google Cloud Quest.

Official Blog TensorFlow Dec. 24, 2018

Using data and ML to better track wildfire and assess its threat levels - Building a fire estimator, based on a model trained in TensorFlow.

Cloud Filestore Cloud Functions Cloud Pub/Sub Firebase Official Blog Dec. 24, 2018

Cloud Functions pro tips: Retries and idempotency in action - Build order processing system for a restaurant using Cloud Functions, Cloud Pub/Sub, Cloud Firestore and Firebase Hosting.

Official Blog Security Dec. 17, 2018

Exploring container security: How containers enable passive patching and a better model for supply chain security - Exploring container security and passive patching.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Knative: bringing serverless to Kubernetes everywhere - GKE serverless add-on to support Knative 0.2.

Cloud ML Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Deep reinforcement learning on GCP: using hyperparameter tuning and Cloud ML Engine to best OpenAI Gym games - How to train many jobs in parallel using Google Cloud’s hyperparameter tuning service with ML Engine.

Kubernetes Official Blog Security Dec. 17, 2018

Exploring container security: This year, it’s all about security. Again. - What changed this year for Kubernetes security.

Business Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Expanding our partnership with Palo Alto Networks to simplify cloud security and accelerate cloud adoption - Expanding GCP partnership with Palo Alto Networks to help more enterprises increase control of their own security in the cloud.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Accelerate your app delivery with Kubernetes and Istio on GKE - With Istio on GKE, you get granular visibility, security, and resilience for your containerized applications, with a dead-simple add-on that works out-of-the-box with all your existing applications.

Networking Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Announcing Cloud DNS forwarding: Unifying hybrid cloud naming - New forwarding capability to Cloud DNS, GCP managed DNS service.

Official Blog TensorFlow TPU Dec. 17, 2018

Now you can train TensorFlow machine learning models faster and at lower cost on Cloud TPU Pods - Using Cloud TPU Pods to train TensorFlow machine learning models.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Google Cloud Platform now IRAP-certified by Australian Cyber Security Center - Google Cloud Platform (GCP) has achieved Information Security Registered Assessors Program (IRAP) certification for a subset of services by the Australian Cyber Security Center, a part of the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD).

Business Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Enterprise IT can move up or out (or both) - Different approaches for migrating to the cloud.

BigQuery Data Studio Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Taking a practical approach to BigQuery cost monitoring - Data Studio dashboard which reports the daily BigQuery spending split by users at a particular organization.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 17, 2018

Readers’ choice: Top Google Cloud Platform stories of 2018 - Most popular this year on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) blog.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Dec. 10, 2018

The Google Cloud Adoption Framework: Helping you move to the cloud with confidence - Google Cloud Adoption Framework helps customers with cloud transformation journey.

Official Blog Stackdriver Dec. 10, 2018

Stackdriver tips and tricks: Understanding metrics and building charts - Tips and tricks for using Stackdriver monitoring, including detailed explanations on how to effectively use the metrics model, how to build the right chart for a metric, how to aggregate and align metrics, how to create meaningful charts, and much more.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Dec. 10, 2018

How to connect Cloudera’s CDH to Cloud Storage - Get started deploying the Cloud Storage connector for your CDH clusters.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Dec. 10, 2018

Kubernetes and GKE for developers: a year of Cloud Console - New features to give an easy, intuitive interface for managing your GKE environment.

Cloud IoT Official Blog Dec. 10, 2018

Introducing Cloud IoT Core commands: increased flexibility to control your fleet of embedded devices - New device commands feature for our Cloud IoT Core managed service, providing high-frequency, low-latency, ephemeral messaging between the cloud and IoT devices.

Official Blog Security Dec. 10, 2018

Cloud Security Command Center is now in beta and ready to use - Cloud Security Command Center available in beta.

Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog Dec. 10, 2018

ClearDATA: Running Forseti the serverless way - ClearDATA developed a novel way to deploy Forseti using containers and Cloud Pub/Sub, for a lightweight, serverless alternative to the usual way of deploying Forseti in a dedicated VM.

Cloud Healthcare Official Blog Dec. 3, 2018

Getting to know the Google Cloud Healthcare API: part 2 - Deeper dive into key concepts implemented in Google Cloud Healthcare API, and show how to perform a basic API implementation.

Cloud Functions Official Blog Dec. 3, 2018

Cloud Functions pro tips: Building idempotent functions - How to make Cloud Functions idempotent.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog Nov. 26, 2018

Taking charge of your data: using Cloud DLP to de-identify and obfuscate sensitive information - How to protect that data by incorporating data obfuscation and minimization techniques automatically into your workflows.

GPU Official Blog Nov. 19, 2018

Google Cloud first to offer NVIDIA Tesla T4 GPUs - Alpha availability for the NVIDIA Tesla T4 GPU which is optimized for machine learning (ML) inference, distributed training of models, and computer graphics.

Official Blog Storage Nov. 19, 2018

Introducing Transfer Appliance in the EU for cloud data migration - Transfer Appliance is available in beta in the EU market.

Cloud Dataproc Official Blog Nov. 19, 2018

Help for slow Hadoop/Spark jobs on Google Cloud: 10 questions to ask about your Hadoop and Spark cluster performance - How to improve your Hadoop and Spark job performance on Google Cloud Platform.

Kubernetes Official Blog Nov. 19, 2018

Getting started with Kubeflow Pipelines - AI Hub and Kubeflow Pipelines, tools that help you build and share models and ML workflows within your organization and across teams, for integration into different parts of your business.

Business Official Blog Nov. 19, 2018

Subatomic particles and big data: Google joins CERN openlab - Google has signed an agreement to join CERN openlab.

Data Loss Prevention API Official Blog Nov. 19, 2018

Taking charge of your data: Using Cloud DLP to find and protect PII - How to leverage solutions like the Cloud Data Loss Prevention API to discover, protect, and make use of your sensitive data.

Cloud Functions Official Blog Nov. 19, 2018

Cloud Functions pro tips: Using retries to build reliable serverless systems - Key aspects of building reliable production systems with Cloud Functions: retrying executions.

Cloud Dataproc Official Blog Nov. 19, 2018

New report examines the economic value of Cloud Dataproc’s managed Spark and Hadoop solution - ESG recently published a blog and an Economic Value Validation (EVV) report commissioned by Google, which examines the value delivered by Cloud Dataproc.

Cloud ML GCP Experience Machine Learning Official Blog TensorFlow Nov. 5, 2018

How 20th Century Fox uses ML to predict a movie audience - Google’s Advanced Solutions Lab created Merlin Video, a computer vision tool that learns dense representations of movie trailers to help predict a specific trailer’s future moviegoing audience.

BigQuery Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Modern data warehousing with BigQuery: a Q&A with Engineering Director Jordan Tigani - Engineering Director Jordan Tigani to talk about the evolution of data warehousing, the current technology landscape, and how BigQuery fits in.

Cloud Build Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Integrating Google Cloud Build with JFrog Artifactory - How to integrate Google Cloud Build with JFrog Artifactory.

App Engine NodeJS Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Node.js 10 available for App Engine, in lockstep with Long Term Support - Beta availability of Node.js 10 on App Engine standard environment, and making Node.js 10 the default version on the flexible environment.

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.

Cloud Healthcare Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Getting to know the Google Cloud Healthcare API: Part 1 - Brief overview of the Cloud Healthcare API and the innovative use cases it enables.

Cloud Spanner GCP Experience Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

How Streak built a graph database on Cloud Spanner to wrangle billions of emails - Streak is a customer relationship management (CRM) tool built directly into Gmail. Learn how Streak built a graph database on Cloud Spanner to wrangle billions of emails.

Kubernetes Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Exploring container security: running and connecting to HashiCorp Vault on Kubernetes - Running and connecting to HashiCorp Vault on Kubernetes.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Bringing enterprise network security controls to your Kubernetes clusters on GKE - General availability of a few important networking features for Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) that provide additional security and privacy for your container infrastructure.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Cutting costs with Google Kubernetes Engine: using the cluster autoscaler and Preemptible VMs - Solution architect Myroslav Rys shares how helps GCP client cut costs with Google Kubernetes Engine using the cluster autoscaler and Preemptible VMs.

Cloud Functions NodeJS Official Blog Nov. 5, 2018

Serverless from the ground up: Connecting Cloud Functions with a database (Part 3) - Connecting Cloud Functions with a database.

Cloud Storage Official Blog Oct. 29, 2018

Protecting Cloud Storage with WORM, key management and more updates - New capabilities for improving the reliability and performance of data in Cloud Storage.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Oct. 29, 2018

Introducing Private DNS Zones: resolve to keep internal networks concealed - Now, you can use Google Cloud DNS as the authoritative name server to resolve your domains on the Internet through public DNS zones.

Cloud KMS Official Blog Oct. 29, 2018

Introducing the Cloud KMS plugin for HashiCorp Vault - Announcement for the Cloud Key Management Service (KMS) secrets engine for HashiCorp Vault.

Cloud SDK Official Blog Oct. 29, 2018

Scripting with gcloud: a beginner’s guide to automating GCP tasks - Simple scripts that utilize gcloud’s functionality, to create a collection of automated, predefined, easily reusable GCP tasks.

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.

App Engine Go Official Blog Oct. 22, 2018

Go 1.11 is now available on App Engine - Beta availability of the Go 1.11 runtime for the App Engine standard environment.

Cloud IoT Official Blog Oct. 22, 2018

Mender and Cloud IoT facilitate robust device update management - Tutorial and reference integration to easily detect issues and the ability to remediate IoT devices with Cloud IoT Core and Mender.

Networking Official Blog Oct. 22, 2018

Cloud NAT: deep dive into our new network address translation service - Advantages of Cloud NAT vs other NAT offerings.

Official Blog Stackdriver Oct. 22, 2018