Tag: Official 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

GCP Experience Google Cloud ML 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

GCP Experience Google Cloud Spanner 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Google 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.

Go Google App Engine 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.

Google 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

Introducing Stackdriver as a data source for Grafana - Beta release of the Stackdriver data source for Grafana.

Google Cloud Functions Official Blog Oct. 22, 2018

Serverless from the ground up: Building a simple microservice with Cloud Functions (Part 1) - Easy way to build a custom content management system using Google Cloud Functions.

Networking Official Blog Security Oct. 22, 2018

Firewall rules logging: a closer look at our new network compliance and security tool - With firewall rule logging, its easy to track every connection that has been allowed or denied in VM instances, in near-real-time.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

Gain insights about your GCP resources with asset inventory - Asset inventory is now available in beta. With asset inventory, you get an org-wide snapshot of your inventory for a wide variety of GCP resources and policies with a single API call.

BigQuery GCP Experience Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

How Traveloka built a Data Provisioning API on a BigQuery-based microservice architecture - Building a Data Provisioning API on a BigQuery-based microservice architecture.

Machine Learning Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

AI in motion: designing a simple system to see, understand, and react in the real world (Part II) - Gathering data, selecting and training models for an AI in motion project.

BigQuery Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

BigQuery arrives in the London region, with more regions to come - Rollout of new regions for BigQuery starting with London, with more regions to follow in the coming months.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog SAP Oct. 15, 2018

How METRO AG is migrating its SAP finance systems to Google Cloud - How METRO AG is migrating 100 different SAP instances into one SAP S/4HANA system—innovating on SAP Cloud Platform with the help of GCP.

API Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

Accelerate with APIs: Apigee API monitoring, extensions and hosted targets now generally available - General availability (GA) of several new Apigee capabilities designed to help enterprises unlock the value of their data and deliver modern applications.

Google Cloud Storage Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

Store it, analyze it, back it up: Cloud Storage updates bring new replication options - Cloud Storage updates that give you even more control over how and where your data is stored.

Networking Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

Simplifying cloud networking for enterprises: announcing Cloud NAT and more - Several additions to Google Cloud Platform networking portfolio with Cloud NAT and more.

Official Blog Stackdriver Oct. 15, 2018

Building a more reliable infrastructure with new Stackdriver tools and partners - Alpha availability of Stackdriver Incident Response and Management (IRM) on Google Cloud Platform.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

Introducing container-native load balancing on Google Kubernetes Engine - Google Cloud Platform (GCP) now offers container-native load balancing for applications running on Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) and Kubernetes on Compute Engine.

Cloud Firestore GCP Experience Google Cloud Functions Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

Serverless in action: building a simple backend with Cloud Firestore and Cloud Functions - How Qlouder, a Google Cloud partner approach building simple applications using Cloud Firestore and Cloud Functions.

BigQuery Machine Learning Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

What’s happening in BigQuery: a new ingest format, data type updates, ML, and query scheduling - New features in beta, including query scheduling, new BigQuery ML models and functions, and geospatial types and queries.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Oct. 15, 2018

Watch and learn: Kubernetes and GKE for developers - Curated list of presentations that Google’s own developers have marked as their favorites, to help you get up to speed on Kubernetes, fast.

Cloud Identity Official Blog Security Oct. 15, 2018

Simplifying identity and access management for more businesses - Introduction of three new ways extending Cloud Identity and context-aware access capabilities.

Official Blog Storage Oct. 8, 2018

Designing and implementing your disaster recovery plan using GCP - Detailed guide for designing and implementing your disaster recovery plan using GCP.

BigQuery Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

BigQuery and surrogate keys: a practical approach - Importance of surrogate keys and ways to define them.

Billing Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

Whitepaper: The guide to financial governance in the cloud - Importance of financial governance controls and the role these controls play in increasing the predictability of cloud costs.

NodeJS NoSQL Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

Build it like you MEAN it with MongoDB Atlas on GCP - Developing apps in MEAN stack and deploying to GCP.

Google Cloud Platform Machine Learning Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

Introducing PyTorch across Google Cloud - Release of PyTorch 1.0 Preview, a deep learning framework designed for easy and flexible experimentation.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

Securing Kubernetes with GKE and Sysdig Falco - GKE’s built-in security features, and then, how to secure your environment even further with Falco.

Networking Official Blog Security Oct. 8, 2018

Network controls in GCP vs. on-premises: Not so different after all - Short tour of some of the native GCP network security controls that you’re likely familiar with on-premises and explain what’s different when you’re using those controls with GCP.

BigQuery Cloud Composer Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

How to transfer BigQuery tables between locations with Cloud Composer - How to create and run an Apache Airflow workflow in Cloud Composer.

Official Blog SAP Oct. 8, 2018

Google Cloud Platform: Your cloud destination for mission critical SAP workloads - New capabilities and integrations GCP has built in collaboration with SAP to provide customers with more infrastructure capabilities and options for workloads.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

A developer onramp to Kubernetes with Google Kubernetes Engine - Announcement a set of tools and resources to make it much easier—and more affordable—to run small environments of up to four nodes on GKE.

Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog Oct. 8, 2018

Is that a device driver, golf driver, or taxi driver? Building custom translation models with AutoML Translate - AutoML Translate, a tool for building custom, domain-specific neural machine translation models.

Cloud Inference API Official Blog Sept. 24, 2018

Introducing Cloud Inference API: uncover insights from large scale, typed time-series data - Announcement of the Cloud Inference API which helps uncover insights from large scale, typed time-series data.

Business Official Blog Sept. 24, 2018

Google Cloud completes BSI C5 audit - Google Cloud has completed a third party audit against the German Federal Office for Information Security’s Cloud Computing Compliance Controls Catalogue (commonly referred to as BSI C5).

BigQuery Official Blog Python Sept. 24, 2018

Ibis and BigQuery: scalable analytics with the comfort of Python - How Ibis works with BigQuery to provide an elegant and flexible Python interface for composing SQL queries.

Cloud Source Repositories Official Blog Sept. 24, 2018

Introducing new Cloud Source Repositories - Newly revamped Cloud Source Repositories in beta availability.

Google Container Registry Official Blog Sept. 24, 2018

Guard against security vulnerabilities in your software supply chain with Container Registry vulnerability scanning - Announcement of Container Registry vulnerability scanning in beta, helping to automatically detect known security vulnerabilities during the early stages of the CI/CD process and prevent the deployment of vulnerable images.

Cloud Memorystore Official Blog Sept. 24, 2018

Announcing general availability of Cloud Memorystore for Redis - Cloud Memorystore for Redis is now general availabile. This is a fully managed in-memory data store service built on Google’s highly scalable and reliable infrastructure.

Data Studio Google Cloud Dataprep Official Blog Sept. 24, 2018

Unlock insights with ease: Data Studio and Cloud Dataprep are now generally available - General availability of both Google Data Studio, our free modern business intelligence product, and Cloud Dataprep, our fully-managed data preparation product.

Google Cloud Functions Google Cloud ML Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 24, 2018

Simplifying ML predictions with Google Cloud Functions - Build an app for predicting the genres of a movie from its description using a text classification model.

Advanced Google Cloud Dataproc Official Blog Tutorial Sept. 17, 2018

A flexible way to deploy Apache Hive on Cloud Dataproc - Tutorial shows how to use Apache Hive on Cloud Dataproc in an efficient and flexible way by storing Hive data in Cloud Storage and hosting the Hive metastore in a MySQL database on Cloud SQL and with that providing certain advantages.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog TPU Sept. 17, 2018

Cloud TPUs in Kubernetes Engine powering Minigo are now available in beta - Google-designed Cloud TPUs are publicly available in beta on Google Kubernetes Engine. GKE also supports Preemptible Cloud TPUs that are priced 70% lower than the standard price of Cloud TPUs.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 17, 2018

Google Cloud AI: Andrew Moore joining Google Cloud; Fei-Fei Li becoming advisor - Dr. Andrew Moore, Dean of the School of Computer Science at CMU, will be joining Google Cloud to head up Google Cloud AI at the end of 2018 and advising in the meantime. Dr. Fei-Fei Li will be returning to her professorship at Stanford, as originally planned, and she will transition to being an AI/ML Advisor for Google Cloud.

Google Cloud Dataflow Official Blog Sept. 17, 2018

How Distributed Shuffle improves scalability and performance in Cloud Dataflow pipelines - Explanation of significant performance and scalability benefits when shuffle operation is moved from Persistent Disk and Worker nodes (part of current Cloud Dataflow service) to a specialized distributed, in-memory Shuffle service component.

Official Blog Stackdriver Sept. 17, 2018

Using Stackdriver Workspaces to help manage your hybrid and multicloud environment - Announcing Stackdriver Workspaces, (which are renamed from “Stackdriver Accounts” to better reflect their purpose), a place to organize all the Stackdriver resources (GCP, other clouds, on-prem).

Official Blog Security SRE Sept. 17, 2018

Trust through transparency: incident response in Google Cloud - White paper which explains how Google Cloud manages incidents.

Official Blog Security Storage Sept. 17, 2018

Deleting your data in Google Cloud Platform - White paper explains what happens when data is deleted in GCP.

DevOps Google Compute Engine Official Blog Sept. 10, 2018

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

Google Cloud Platform Infrastructure Official Blog Sept. 10, 2018

Cisco Hybrid Cloud Platform for Google Cloud: Now generally available - Cisco Hybrid Cloud Platform for Google Cloud is now generally available, giving GCP customers platform that bridges on-premises and cloud environments.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 10, 2018

Open Match: Flexible and extensible matchmaking for games - Google Cloud and Unity are jointly announcing the availability of an open source matchmaking project called Open Match.

BigQuery Official Blog Sept. 3, 2018

Using BigQuery ML and BigQuery GIS together to predict NYC taxi trip cost - Building a machine learning model using BigQuery ML and use BigQuery’s support for spatial functions.

Cloud Endpoints Official Blog Sept. 3, 2018

Automatic documentation for your Cloud Endpoints API, now in GA - Cloud Endpoints Portal is now generally available.

GPU Official Blog Sept. 3, 2018

Tesla V100 GPUs are now generally available - NVIDIA V100 graphics processing units (GPUs) with NVLink are general available.

Google Cloud Speech API Official Blog Sept. 3, 2018

Announcing updates to Cloud Speech-to-Text and the general availability of Cloud Text-to-Speech - General availability of Cloud Text-to-Speech and it also offers now multilingual access to DeepMind WaveNet voices and speaker optimization.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Security Sept. 3, 2018

Titan Security Keys: Now available on the Google Store - Titan Security Keys are available for purchase on the Google Store.

Official Blog TPU Sept. 3, 2018

What makes TPUs fine-tuned for deep learning? - Cloud TPU provides the benefit of the TPU as a scalable and easy-to-use cloud computing resource to all developers and data scientists running cutting-edge ML models on Google Cloud.

Google Cloud Platform Machine Learning Official Blog Sept. 3, 2018

Expanding our Public Datasets for geospatial and ML-based analytics - Public Datasets for geospatial and ML-based analytics.

Google Cloud Dataflow Google Cloud ML Official Blog Sept. 3, 2018

Pre-processing for TensorFlow pipelines with tf.Transform on Google Cloud - Example of using tf.Transform on Google Cloud Dataflow, along with model training and serving on Cloud ML Engine.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 3, 2018

Faster ServiceAccount authentication for Google Cloud Platform APIs - ServiceAccount oauth flows and optimization for Google Cloud Platform APIs.

Kubernetes Official Blog Sept. 1, 2018

A Kubernetes FAQ for the C-suite - A short-and-to-the-point Kubernetes FAQ.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Sept. 1, 2018

Launching new GCP Support models: Role-Based and Enterprise - Google Cloud Platform Role-Based Support and Enterprise Support are now fully launched.

Google Cloud SQL Official Blog Virtual Private Cloud Sept. 1, 2018

Introducing private networking connection for Cloud SQL - Now in beta availability, private networking, often called Virtual Private Cloud, makes connecting to Cloud SQL from applications in GCP easier and even more secure.

Google App Engine Official Blog Sept. 1, 2018

Announcing Cloud Tasks, a task queue service for App Engine flex and second generation runtimes - With Cloud Tasks available in beta, you can offload long running and background activities, decouple services from one another, and make your applications much more resilient to failures.

Google Cloud Functions Official Blog Sept. 1, 2018

Adding custom intelligence to Gmail with serverless on GCP - How to build powerful Gmail extensions using G Suite’s REST APIs, Cloud Functions and other fully managed services on Google Cloud Platform.

Kubernetes Official Blog Sept. 1, 2018

Digging into Kubernetes 1.12 - Short overview of what's new in Kubernetes 1.12

Official Blog Security Aug. 27, 2018

Introducing Cloud HSM beta for hardware crypto key security - Availability of the beta release of Cloud HSM, a managed cloud-hosted hardware security module (HSM) service.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Aug. 27, 2018

Deploy only what you trust: introducing Binary Authorization for Google Kubernetes Engine - Introduction of Binary Authorization in beta so you can be more confident that only trusted workloads are deployed to Google Kubernetes Engine.

Google App Engine Official Blog Aug. 27, 2018

Introducing PHP 7.2 runtime on the App Engine standard environment - Availability of PHP 7.2 on the App Engine standard environment, GCP's latest Second Generation runtime.

Cloud AutoML Official Blog Aug. 27, 2018

Who is this street artist? Building a graffiti artist classifier using AutoML - Building a graffiti artist classifier using AutoML.

Google Cloud Dataflow Official Blog Aug. 27, 2018

Distributed optimization with Cloud Dataflow - Example of using SciPy with Apache Beam Python SDK.

Kubernetes Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

7 best practices for operating containers - Best practices for operating containers to make application easier to operate, monitor and debug and harder to break into.

Google Cloud Functions Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

Cloud Functions serverless platform is generally available - After 1.5 year since introduction, Cloud Functions is now generally available and ready for production use.

Machine Learning Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

A closer look at our newest Google Cloud AI capabilities for developers - At Next ‘18, Google announced a range of updates to AI and machine learning offerings.

Google Compute Engine Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

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

Google Cloud Dataproc Java Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

Managing Java dependencies for Apache Spark applications on Cloud Dataproc - Include Java dependencies for Apache Spark applications on Cloud Dataproc.

Official Blog Security Aug. 20, 2018

Protecting against the new “L1TF” speculative vulnerabilities - Detail about L1TF vulnerabilities, how GCP mitigate guest-controlled entries not controlled by the host OS.

Google Cloud Functions NodeJS Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

Introducing headless Chrome support in Cloud Functions and App Engine - The new Node.js runtime for App Engine allows to run headless Chrome without having to do any setup or configuration.

BigQuery Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

What’s happening in BigQuery: integrated machine learning, maps, and more - New features that make BigQuery more performant and more cost effective.

Machine Learning Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

Cloud AI Solutions: helping more industries solve common challenges with AI - Range of solutions to help businesses take advantage of AI for common use cases.

Infrastructure Official Blog Aug. 20, 2018

Building a hybrid render farm on GCP—new guide available - New Guide to learn how to securely extend your on-premises render farm to Google Cloud.

Google Cloud ML Official Blog TPU Aug. 20, 2018

Hyperparameter tuning using TPUs in Cloud ML Engine - How to use hyperparameter tuning on TPUs on Cloud ML Engine.

GPU Official Blog Aug. 13, 2018

Introducing NVIDIA Tesla P4 GPUs for accelerating virtual workstations and ML inference on Compute Engine - New addition to the GCP Platform with NVIDIA Tesla P4 GPUs for virtual workstations and ML inference on Compute Engine.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Aug. 13, 2018

Security in plaintext: use Shielded VMs to harden your GCP workloads - GCP introduced Shielded VMs in beta for protection against boot malware or firmware rootkits.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Aug. 13, 2018

Hortonworks and Google Cloud collaborate to expand data analytics offerings - Partnership between Hortonworks and Google enable enterprises to easily adopt Google Cloud for their big data workloads powered by Apache Hadoop, Apache Hive, Apache Spark and other data analytics solutions.

Google Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog Aug. 13, 2018

Simple backup and replay of streaming events using Cloud Pub/Sub, Cloud Storage, and Cloud Dataflow - Google Cloud has announced an easy way to backup and replay your streaming pipeline events directly from the Cloud Console using collection of import/export templates.

Google App Engine Official Blog Python Aug. 13, 2018

Introducing App Engine Second Generation runtimes and Python 3.7 - Python 3.7 is available today in beta on the App Engine standard environment.

Cloud Filestore Official Blog Aug. 13, 2018

Expanding the Cloud Firestore beta to more users - Management and administration tools for Cloud Firestore to the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) console and also google announced more locations and new features.

Official Blog Stackdriver Aug. 6, 2018

Drilling down into Stackdriver Service Monitoring - Introduction of Stackdriver Service Monitoring, a new tool for drilling down into to the underlying infrastructure.

Google Cloud Platform Java Official Blog Aug. 6, 2018

Access Google Cloud services, right from IntelliJ IDEA - With the Cloud Tools for IntelliJ plugin, it is now possible to discover APIs, consume them, and test against them locally, all without leaving your IDE.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Aug. 6, 2018

Istio reaches 1.0: ready for prod - Istio open-source project has reached the 1.0 milestone.

Official Blog SRE Aug. 6, 2018

Repairing network hardware at scale with SRE principles - Google’s SRE principles to guide developers and operations teams toward better systems reliability.

Official Blog SAP July 30, 2018

Partnering with Intel and SAP on Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory for SAP HANA - Partnership with Intel and SAP to offer GCP virtual machines supporting the upcoming Intel® Optane™ DC Persistent Memory for SAP HANA workloads.

Google App Engine Official Blog PHP Python July 30, 2018

Bringing the best of serverless to you - Support for new second-generation App Engine standard runtimes such as Python 3.7 and PHP 7.2 in addition to recent support for Node.js 8.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 30, 2018

Cloud Services Platform: bringing the best of the cloud to you - GCP's vision for Cloud Services Platform, an integrated family of cloud services that lets you increase speed and reliability, improve security and governance and build once to run anywhere, across GCP and on-premise environments.

Google Compute Engine Official Blog July 30, 2018

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

BigQuery Google Cloud Spanner Google Cloud SQL Official Blog July 30, 2018

On GCP, your database your way - New database features to get the most out of your databases for your business.

Cloud Build Official Blog July 30, 2018

Accelerating software teams with Cloud Build - Cloud Build, a fully-managed CI/CD platform that lets you build and test applications in the cloud–at scale.

CI DevOps Official Blog July 30, 2018

Google Cloud and GitHub collaborate to make CI fast and easy - Google Cloud and GitHub are delivering a new integrated experience that connects GitHub with Google’s Cloud Build, our new CI/CD platform.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 30, 2018

Transparent SLIs: See Google Cloud the way your application experiences it - Transparent SLIs (service level indicators) - fine-grained detail about the behavior of Google Cloud Platform services as related to your workloads.

Dialogflow Official Blog July 30, 2018

Transforming the contact center with AI - New features in Dialogflow Enterprise Edition to help you build AI-powered virtual agents for the contact center, including phone-based conversational agents known as interactive voice response (IVR).

BigQuery Data Studio Official Blog July 30, 2018

Bridging the gap between data and insights - Number of updates for BigQuery , Data Studio Explorer, Cloud Composer and Dataproc that will make data analytics easier.

Infrastructure Official Blog July 23, 2018

Our Los Angeles cloud region is open for business - The Los Angeles Google Cloud Platform region is officially open.

Google Cloud Spanner Official Blog July 23, 2018

Cloud Spanner adds import/export functionality to ease data movement - You can now import and export data easily in the Cloud Spanner Console.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 23, 2018

Top storage and database sessions to check out at Next 2018 - Five not-to-miss sessions for top storage and database sessions to check out at Next 2018.

Google Compute Engine Official Blog July 23, 2018

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

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 23, 2018

Improving our account management policies to better support customers - Improved GCP account management policies to better support for GCP customers.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 23, 2018

Bringing GPU-accelerated analytics to GCP Marketplace with MapD - Availability of MapD on Google Cloud Platform Marketplace.

Official Blog SRE July 23, 2018

SRE fundamentals: SLIs, SLAs and SLOs - Learn about SRE fundamentals: SLIs, SLAs and SLOs.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 23, 2018

VMware and Google Cloud: building the hybrid cloud together with vRealize Orchestrator - Preview of plug-in for VMware vRealize Orchestrator and support for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) resources in vRealize Automation.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 23, 2018

5 must-see network sessions at Google Cloud NEXT 2018 - 5 must-see network sessions at Google Cloud NEXT 2018.

Docker Java Official Blog July 16, 2018

Introducing Jib — build Java Docker images better - Jib, an open-source Java containerizer from Google that lets Java developers build containers using the Java tools developers know.

Google Cloud SQL Official Blog July 16, 2018

Verifying PostgreSQL backups made easier with new open-source tool - PostgreSQL Page Verification tool is a command-line tool to calculate and verify checksums for each data page. The tool is now available as open source code.

API Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 16, 2018

Introducing new Apigee capabilities to deliver business impact with APIs - It is now easier for API developers to access Google Cloud services via the Apigee Edge platform with new Apigee capabilities.

Dialogflow NET Official Blog July 16, 2018

Google Home meets .NET containers using Dialogflow - Build a voice-driven app using Dialogflow and Google Cloud .NET libraries.

Google Cloud ML Official Blog TPU July 16, 2018

How to train a ResNet image classifier from scratch on TPUs on Cloud ML Engine - How to train a state-of-the-art image classification model on your own data using Google’s Cloud TPUs.

Google Cloud Dataproc Official Blog July 16, 2018

Using instance metadata in Cloud Dataproc initialization actions - How to use instance metadata in Cloud Dataproc initialization actions.

Apache Beam BigQuery Google Cloud Dataflow Official Blog July 16, 2018

Measuring patent claim breadth using Google Patents Public Datasets - Analysing Patent public dataset and building machine learning model using GCP products.

Kubernetes Official Blog July 9, 2018

Kubernetes 1.11: a look from inside Google - Overview of new features in Kubernetes 1.11.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Security July 9, 2018

Introducing Endpoint Verification: visibility into the desktops accessing your enterprise applications - Endpoint Verification provides admins an overview of the security posture of laptop and desktop devices accessing enterprise applications.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog July 9, 2018

Five can’t-miss application development sessions at Google Cloud Next ‘18 - Five useful application development sessions at Google Cloud Next ‘18.

Google Cloud Dataproc Google Cloud Pub/Sub Official Blog July 9, 2018

Using Apache Spark DStreams with Cloud Dataproc and Cloud Pub/Sub - Using Cloud Dataproc for running a Spark streaming job that processes messages from Cloud Pub/Sub in near real-time.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 25, 2018

GCP arrives in the Nordics with a new region in Finland - Sixteenth Google Cloud Platform region, located in Finland, is now open.

Google Cloud Datastore Official Blog June 25, 2018

Building scalable web applications with Cloud Datastore — new solution - How to build large web applications with Cloud Datastore.

Official Blog TPU June 25, 2018

Cloud TPU now offers preemptible pricing and global availability - Cloud TPUs are available in two new regions (in Europe and Asia), and also preemptible pricing for Cloud TPUs that is 70% lower than the normal price.

Google Cloud Platform NodeJS Official Blog SAP June 25, 2018

How to run SAP Fiori Front-End Server (OpenUI5) on GCP in 20 mins - Setting up SAP OpenUI5 on a GCP instance running a local node.js webserver to run sample apps.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 25, 2018

Announcing a new certification from Google Cloud Certified: the Associate Cloud Engineer - Launch of a new Associate Cloud Engineer certification.

Official Blog Stackdriver June 25, 2018

How to connect Stackdriver to external monitoring - Connect Stackdriver to external monitoring by enabling the alerting policies via webhooks.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Security June 25, 2018

Six essential security sessions at Google Cloud Next 18 - Six essential security sessions on foundational GCP security practices and offerings.

Google Compute Engine Official Blog Security June 25, 2018

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

Google Cloud Speech API Official Blog June 25, 2018

ML Explorer: talking and listening with Google Cloud using Cloud Speech and Text-to-Speech - New features of the Cloud Speech and Cloud Text-to-Speech APIs in this ML Explorer post.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 25, 2018

Powering up connected game development through our alliance with Unity - Google Cloud will be the default cloud provider for developers building connected games with Unity, helping them to easily build and scale their games. This means developers will be able to take advantage of Google Cloud right from the Unity development environment.

GPU Official Blog June 18, 2018

Introducing improved pricing for Preemptible GPUs - Preemptible GPUs are generally available (with lower prices).

Google App Engine Official Blog June 18, 2018

Now, you can deploy your Node.js app to App Engine standard environment - Node.js 8 runtime is supported for App Engine Standard environment.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 18, 2018

Labelling and grouping your Google Cloud Platform resources - Deeper look at types of annotations for labelling and grouping your Google Cloud Platform resources.

Networking Official Blog June 18, 2018

Introducing QUIC support for HTTPS load balancing - GCP has now QUIC support for our HTTPS load balancers which makes connections faster, stream-based multiplexing, improved loss recovery, and no head-of-line blocking.

GCP Experience Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 18, 2018

Behind the scenes with the Dragon Ball Legends GCP backend - How BNE worked with Google Cloud to build the infrastructure for Dragon Ball Legends.

Networking Official Blog June 18, 2018

Partner Interconnect now generally available - Partner Interconnect lets you connect your on-premises resources to Google Cloud Platform from the partner location of your choice, at a data rate that meets your needs, not it's Generally Available.

Google Cloud Dataflow Official Blog June 18, 2018

Introducing Cloud Dataflow’s new Streaming Engine - Launching Cloud Dataflow Streaming Engine in beta.

Official Blog Security June 11, 2018

7 tips to maintain security controls in your GCP DR environment - Tips to help you maintain your security controls in your cloud DR environment.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 11, 2018

Regional clusters in Google Kubernetes Engine are now generally available - General availability of one of Google Kubernetes Engine's most requested enterprise-grade features: regional clusters.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 11, 2018

How to deploy geographically distributed services on Kubernetes Engine with kubemci - New command-line interface (CLI) tool called kubemci to automatically configure ingress using Google Cloud Load Balancer (GCLB) for multi-cluster Kubernetes Engine environments.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 11, 2018

A closer look at the HANA ecosystem on Google Cloud Platform - Evolution of SAP HANA on GCP and take a deeper look at the ecosystem we’ve built to support our customers.

Google Cloud Spanner Official Blog June 11, 2018

What DBAs need to know about Cloud Spanner, part 1: Keys and indexes - Key differences that DBAs need to know when moving from traditional RDBMS to Cloud Spanner.

Google Compute Engine Official Blog June 11, 2018

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

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

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

Business Official Blog June 11, 2018

OCTO: Google Cloud’s two-way innovation street - Story of the "Office of the CTO", or OCTO, a team made up of senior Google technology experts and former enterprise CTOs.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 4, 2018

Introducing VPC-native clusters for Google Kubernetes Engine - New capability introduced to create VPC-native clusters in Kubernetes Engine.

Official Blog Stackdriver June 4, 2018

Gain visibility and take control of Stackdriver costs with new metrics and tools - New metrics and views to understand Stackdriver usage and it will be helpful in context of the new pricing.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog June 4, 2018

Cloud Source Repositories: more than just a private Git repository - Cloud Source Repositories, fully-managed private Git repositories hosted on Google Cloud Platform (GCP), is tightly integrated with other GCP tools.

Official Blog SRE June 4, 2018

Troubleshooting tips: Help your cloud provider help you - Tips for communicating with cloud provider support team.

Official Blog SRE June 4, 2018

Troubleshooting tips: How to talk so your cloud provider will listen (and understand) - Practical tips on communicating with cloud providers since cloud presents a new way of working for IT teams shifting away from legacy systems.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog June 4, 2018

Kubernetes best practices: upgrading your clusters with zero downtime - How Google Kubernetes Engine can make upgrading your Kubernetes cluster painless!

Google Cloud IoT IoT Official Blog June 4, 2018

Securing cloud-connected devices with Cloud IoT and Microchip - Overview on Security aspects for cloud-connected devices.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 28, 2018

Google Kubernetes Engine 1.10 is generally available and ready for the enterprise - General availability of Google Kubernetes Engine 1.10, which lays the foundation for new features to enable greater enterprise usage.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Virtual Private Cloud May 28, 2018

Introducing Shared VPC for Google Kubernetes Engine - Shared Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) is available in beta to help Google Kubernetes Engine tackle scale and reliability needs of container networking for enterprise workloads.

Dialogflow Official Blog May 28, 2018

Dialogflow adds versioning and other new features to help enterprises build vibrant conversational experiences - Dialogflow adds versioning and other new features.

Business Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 28, 2018

Google Cloud named a leader in latest Forrester Research Public Cloud Platform Native Security Wave - Forrester Research has named Google Cloud as one of just two leaders in The Forrester WaveTM: Public Cloud Platform Native Security (PCPNS), Q2 2018 report.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 28, 2018

Better cost control with Google Cloud Billing programmatic notifications - Newly available programmatic budget notifications to Google Cloud Billing will help in cost control.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 28, 2018

Get higher availability with Regional Persistent Disks on Google Kubernetes Engine - Beta launch of Regional Persistent Disks for Kubernetes Engine.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 28, 2018

Beyond CPU: horizontal pod autoscaling with custom metrics in Google Kubernetes Engine - Beta release of Horizontal Pod Autoscaler (HPA) on Kubernetes Engine 1.10, you can configure your deployments to scale horizontally in a variety of ways.

Kubernetes Official Blog May 28, 2018

Kubernetes best practices: mapping external services - Kubernetes best practices with respect to mapping external services.

Official Blog Stackdriver May 28, 2018

Stackdriver brings powerful alerting capabilities to the condition editor UI - Beta version of Stackdriver new alerting condition configuration UI.

Google Cloud ML Official Blog TPU May 28, 2018

Cloud ML Engine adds Cloud TPU support for training - Cloud Machine Learning Engine (ML Engine) offers the option to accelerate training with Cloud TPUs as a beta feature.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 28, 2018

Google Cloud Platform and Confluent partner to deliver a managed Apache Kafka service - Confluent Cloud, a fully-managed streaming service based on Apache Kafka is available.

Official Blog Storage May 21, 2018

Three steps to prepare your users for cloud data migration - Essential steps you can take to successfully move your enterprise users to cloud.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 21, 2018

Opening a third zone in Singapore - Google opens a third zone in the Singapore region.

Google App Engine Official Blog May 21, 2018

Increase performance while reducing costs with the new App Engine scheduler - Next generation scheduler for App Engine Standard which increase performance while reducing costs.

Google Compute Engine Official Blog May 21, 2018

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

Networking Official Blog May 21, 2018

Improving application availability with Alias IPs, now with hot standby - Alias IPs allow you to configure secondary IPs or IP ranges on your virtual machine (VM) instances, for a secure and highly scalable way to deliver traffic to your applications.

Official Blog Stackdriver May 21, 2018

Getting more value from your Stackdriver logs with structured data - Google Stackdriver Logging just made it easier than ever to send and analyze structured log data.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 21, 2018

Google Maps Platform now integrated with the GCP Console - Google Maps Platform includes simplified products, tighter integration with Google Cloud Platform (GCP) services and tools.

Kubernetes Official Blog May 21, 2018

Kubernetes best practices: terminating with grace - How to help Kubernetes do its job more efficiently and reduce the downtime your applications experience.

Google Cloud Spanner Official Blog May 21, 2018

Sharding of timestamp-ordered data in Cloud Spanner - How to efficiently insert and retrieve records in Cloud Spanner with timestamp ordering.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 21, 2018

Google Cloud for Life Sciences: new products and new partners - New products and new partners for Google Cloud for Life Sciences.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 14, 2018

GCP is building a region in Zürich - New Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region is announced to be build in Zürich.

Official Blog SRE May 14, 2018

Defining SLOs for services with dependencies - CRE life lessons - How to define and manage SLOs for services with dependencies.

Google Container Builder Official Blog May 14, 2018

Building a serverless mobile development pipeline on GCP: new solution documentation - How to use Container Builder product to automate the build and distribution of the beta versions of your mobile application.

DevOps Official Blog SRE May 14, 2018

SRE vs. DevOps: competing standards or close friends? - What exactly is SRE and how does it relate to DevOps?

Cloud Memorystore Official Blog May 14, 2018

Introducing Cloud Memorystore: A fully managed in-memory data store service for Redis - Public beta version of Cloud Memorystore for Redis, a fully-managed in-memory data store service.

DevOps Google Compute Engine Official Blog May 14, 2018

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

Kubernetes Official Blog May 14, 2018

Kubernetes best practices: Resource requests and limits - How to solve certain Kubernetes problems using resource requests and limits.

Google Container Builder Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 14, 2018

Exploring container security: Isolation at different layers of the Kubernetes stack - What kind of security isolation containers do provide, and, in the event that it’s not enough, where to look for stronger isolation.

BigQuery NoSQL Official Blog Stackdriver May 14, 2018

Transform publicly available BigQuery data and Stackdriver logs into graph databases with Neo4j - GCP announced availability of Neo4j Enterprise VM solution and Test Drive on Google Cloud. Launcher.

Firebase Official Blog May 14, 2018

What’s new in Firebase at I/O 2018 - Number of improvements to Firebase announced at I/O 2018.

Firebase Machine Learning Official Blog May 14, 2018

Introducing ML Kit for Firebase - ML Kit is in beta: a new SDK that brings Google's machine learning expertise to mobile developers in a powerful, yet easy-to-use package on Firebase.

Kubernetes Official Blog May 7, 2018

Introducing the Kubernetes Podcast from Google - Launch of Kubernetes Podcast from Google from this week.

API Business Official Blog May 7, 2018

Apigee named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management for the third consecutive time - Gartner has recognized Apigee as a Leader in the 2018 Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management.

Docker Kubernetes Official Blog May 7, 2018

Open-sourcing gVisor, a sandboxed container runtime - gVisor, a new kind of sandbox that helps provide secure isolation for containers, while being more lightweight than a virtual machine (VM).

Kubernetes Official Blog Stackdriver May 7, 2018

Announcing Stackdriver Kubernetes Monitoring: Comprehensive Kubernetes observability from the start - Beta release of Stackdriver Kubernetes Monitoring, which lets you observe Kubernetes.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 7, 2018

Exploring container security: Using Cloud Security Command Center (and five partner tools) to detect and manage an attack - How to detect, respond to, and mitigate suspected threats for containers running in production.

Google Container Registry Official Blog May 7, 2018

Introducing Asylo: an open-source framework for confidential computing - Asylo is an open-source framework and SDK for developing applications that run in trusted execution environments (TEEs).

Kubernetes Official Blog May 7, 2018

Kubernetes best practices: Setting up health checks with readiness and liveness probes - Kubernetes Best Practices for setting up health checks with readiness and liveness probes.

Firebase IoT Official Blog May 7, 2018

Music in motion: a Firebase and IoT story - A project with Firebase and IoT

Cloud Composer Official Blog May 7, 2018

Cloud Composer is now in beta: build and run practical workflows with minimal effort - Beta launch of Cloud Composer, a managed Apache Airflow service, to make workflow creation and management easy, powerful, and consistent.

Google App Engine Google Cloud Vision API Official Blog May 7, 2018

Building an image search application using Cloud Vision API - How Cloud Vision API's label detection feature can be used in conjunction with App Engine.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 7, 2018

Announcing SAP CodeJams for Google Cloud Platform: learn to integrate SAP HANA with GCP - SAP CodeJams are events designed by developers for developers, and they’re free to attend.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog May 7, 2018

Queue your questions: common queries from Google Cloud customers - Common queries from Google Cloud customers.

Google Cloud Bigtable Official Blog May 7, 2018

Regional replication for Cloud Bigtable now in beta - Regional replication now in beta for Cloud Bigtable which enables asynchronous replication across zones within a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region.

Google Compute Engine Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog May 7, 2018

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

GCP Experience Official Blog May 7, 2018

Scale big while staying small with serverless on GCP — the Guesswork.co story - Guesswork which is a machine learning startup evolved GCP application architecture to support the changing needs of his growing customer base while still staying cost-effective.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 30, 2018

Exploring container security: Running a tight ship with Kubernetes Engine 1.10 - Best practices for hardening your Kubernetes Engine cluster.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 30, 2018

Introducing Kubernetes Service Catalog and Google Cloud Platform Service Broker: find and connect services to your cloud-native apps - New services framework: Kubernetes Service Catalog, a collection of services available to Kubernetes running on GCP, and the Google Cloud Platform Service Broker, a hosted service that connects to a variety of GCP services.

Official Blog Stackdriver April 30, 2018

Announcing variable substitution in Stackdriver alerting notifications - New features to make Stackdriver alerting notifications more descriptive, useful and actionable.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 30, 2018

Kubernetes best practices: Organizing with Namespaces - How Kubernetes Namespaces can make managing your Kubernetes resources easier.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog April 30, 2018

Registration for the Associate Cloud Engineer beta exam is now open - Registration for the Associate Cloud Engineer beta exam is now open. Associate Cloud Engineer is an entry point to professional-level cloud certifications such as Cloud Architect and Data Engineer.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 30, 2018

Kubernetes Application Survey 2018 Results - Kubernetes Application Survey 2018 Results.

BigQuery Official Blog April 30, 2018

Accessing external (federated) data sources with BigQuery’s data access layer - Description of how to use data access layer in BigQuery without moving your data to a BigQuery dataset.

Machine Learning Official Blog TensorFlow April 30, 2018

Now live in Tokyo: using TensorFlow to predict taxi demand

Official Blog April 23, 2018

Improving the Google Cloud Storage backend for HashiCorp Vault - Improvements to the existing Google Cloud Storage backend for HashiCorp Vault, including high availability.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes Official Blog April 23, 2018

Exploring container security: Protecting and defending your Kubernetes Engine network - Container networking security of Kubernetes Engine.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 23, 2018

Kubernetes best practices: How and why to build small container images - How to create production-ready container images using Alpine Linux and the Docker builder pattern.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Security April 16, 2018

Best practices for securing your Google Cloud databases - Best practices to help protect and defend the databases you host on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

Data Loss Prevention API Google Cloud Functions Official Blog April 16, 2018

How to automatically scan Cloud Storage buckets for sensitive data: Taking charge of your security - Automate data classification using the DLP API and Cloud Functions.

GCP Experience Official Blog Serverless April 16, 2018

What we learned doing serverless — the Smart Parking story - Understanding the intent and design of the serverless services to greatly improve the quality of code.

GCP Experience Official Blog Serverless April 16, 2018

Implementing an event-driven architecture on serverless — the Smart Parking story - Explore how to build an event-driven architecture on serverless services to solve a complex, real-world problem.

GCP Experience Official Blog Serverless April 16, 2018

Cloud-native architecture with serverless microservices — the Smart Parking story - Overview on event-driven architecture using serverless microservices on GCP.

Google Container Builder Official Blog April 16, 2018

Exploring container security: Digging into Grafeas container image metadata - Grafeas, an open-source project that provides a structured metadata API for container images.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 16, 2018

Whitepaper: Running your modern .NET Application on Kubernetes - Containerizing, orchestration, autoscaling modern .NET Application on Kubernetes.

Google App Engine Official Blog April 16, 2018

Reflecting on our ten year App Engine journey - Oldest product on Google Cloud Platform celebrates 10th anniversary.

BigQuery Official Blog April 16, 2018

BigQuery lazy data loading: SQL data languages (DDL and DML), partitions, and half a trillion Wikipedia pageviews - Analyze a 4 terabyte dataset of Wikipedia pageviews with BigQuery.

Networking Official Blog April 9, 2018

Google Cloud using P4Runtime to build smart networks - Google Cloud is looking to P4Runtime as the foundation for next generation of data centers and build the larger, higher performance and smarter networks.

GCP Experience Official Blog April 9, 2018

Oro: How GCP smoothed our path to PCI DSS compliance - GCP makes it easy to achieve PCI DSS compliance.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security April 9, 2018

Exploring container security: Node and container operating systems - With containers, security is two folds with OS at node and container level.

DevOps Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 9, 2018

Now, you can deploy to Kubernetes Engine from GitLab with a few clicks - GitLab and Google Cloud have announced a new integration of GitLab and Kubernetes Engine that makes it easy for you to accelerate your application deployments by provisioning Kubernetes clusters from your DevOps pipeline supported by GitLab.

Official Blog Stackdriver April 9, 2018

Viewing trace spans and request logs in multi-project deployments - Stackdriver Trace, tool for analyzing latency data from your applications, can now visualize traces and logs for requests that cross multiple projects, all in a single waterfall chart.

Google Cloud Dataproc Machine Learning Official Blog April 9, 2018

Using BigDL for deep learning with Apache Spark and Google Cloud Dataproc - BigDL, a distributed deep learning library can be used to write deep learning applications as standard Spark programs in either Scala or Python and directly run them on top of Cloud Dataproc clusters.

Official Blog April 9, 2018

Stretching Elastic’s capabilities with historical analysis, backups, and cross-cloud monitoring on Google Cloud Platform - Elastic Cloud on GCP lets you deploy and manage a secure cluster running on Google infrastructure with the latest version of Elasticsearch and Kibana.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 9, 2018

Fixing the Subpath Volume Vulnerability in Kubernetes - The vulnerability that allowed "container to access any file available on the host, including volumes for other containers that it should not have access to" has been fixed and released in the latest Kubernetes patch releases.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 2, 2018

Kubernetes Engine Private Clusters now available in beta - With Kubernetes Engine Private Clusters which are now in Beta, cluster’s nodes can only be accessed from within the trusted Virtual Private Cloud.

Official Blog Security April 2, 2018

Getting to know Cloud Armor — defense at scale for internet-facing services - Cloud Armor is new DDoS and application defense service.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Security April 2, 2018

Monitor your GCP environment with Cloud Security Command Center - Monitor GCP environment with recently released Cloud Security Command Center Alpha.

Official Blog April 2, 2018

Introducing Cloud Text-to-Speech powered by DeepMind WaveNet technology - Cloud Text-to-Speech now also includes WaveNet which synthesizes more natural-sounding speech.

Google Cloud Spanner Official Blog April 2, 2018

How we used Cloud Spanner to build our email personalization system—from “Soup” to nuts - Tokyo-based Recruit Technologies Co., Ltd., migrated their email marketing platform to Cloud Spanner. This article explores the key aspects of migration and takeaways.

Official Blog Stackdriver April 2, 2018

Introducing Stackdriver APM and Stackdriver Profiler - Stackdriver Profiler is new addition to APM toolkit, which lets you profile and explore how your code actually executes in production, to optimize performance and reduce cost of computation.

API Official Blog April 2, 2018

API design: Which version of versioning is right for you? - This article explores opinions about the right way to version to APIs and practical advice.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 2, 2018

Exploring container security: An overview - Overview on securing containers running in Google Kubernetes Engine.

Official Blog Stackdriver April 2, 2018

How to export logs from Stackdriver Logging: new solution documentation - Explore best practices for common logging export scenarios.

Cloud AutoML Official Blog April 2, 2018

AutoML Vision in action: from ramen to branded goods - AutoML Vision lets users customize ML models, this article explores how it can help in real world scenarios.

BigQuery Dataflow Official Blog April 2, 2018

How Tokopedia modernized its data warehouse and analytics processes with BigQuery and Cloud Dataflow - Tokopedia is leading online marketplace in Indonesia, the article explores their modernization journey of data warehouse and analytics processes with BigQuery and Cloud Dataflow.

Google Cloud Dataproc Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 2, 2018

Testing future Apache Spark releases and changes on Google Kubernetes Engine and Cloud Dataproc - Know how to test future Apache Spark releases and changes on Google Kubernetes Engine and Cloud Dataproc.

Google Cloud Dataflow Official Blog TensorFlow April 2, 2018

Predicting community engagement on Reddit using TensorFlow, GDELT, and Cloud Dataflow: Part 3 - Part 3 of article series which explores predicting community engagement on Reddit using TensorFlow, GDELT, and Cloud Dataflow.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 2, 2018

Simplifying machine learning on open hybrid clouds with Kubeflow - Kubeflow is an open-source project to make it easier to use machine learning software stacks like TensorFlow, Scikit-Learn, and others, all on Kubernetes.

BigQuery Dataflow Google Cloud Spanner Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog April 2, 2018

Architecting live NCAA predictions: from archives to insights - Article explores architecting NCAA real-time predictions, achieved through a few months of data ingestion, ETL, analysis, and modeling.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 2, 2018

Kubernetes 1.10: Stabilizing Storage, Security, and Networking - Kubernetes 1.10 version stabilizes features in 3 key areas, including storage, security, and networking.

Kubernetes Official Blog April 2, 2018

Kubernetes 1.10: an insider take on what's new - Highlights of a newly introduced elements of the Kubernetes 1.10 release.

Google Compute Engine Official Blog March 26, 2018

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

Google Cloud Dataflow Official Blog March 26, 2018

Joining and shuffling very large datasets using Cloud Dataflow - With new service Cloud Dataflow Shuffle now it's faster and more efficient to join and shuffle very large datasets.

Official Blog Stackdriver March 19, 2018

Announcing new Stackdriver pricing — visibility for less - Introducing simplified pricing for Stackdriver Monitoring and Logging, and bringing advanced functionality that was limited to a premium pricing tier to all Stackdriver users.

Kubernetes Official Blog March 19, 2018

Introducing Agones: Open-source, multiplayer, dedicated game-server hosting built on Kubernetes - Agones is new open-source project that uses Kubernetes to host and scale dedicated game servers.

Kubernetes Official Blog March 19, 2018

Introducing Skaffold: Easy and repeatable Kubernetes development - Skaffold is new command line tool that facilitates continuous development for Kubernetes applications.

Firebase Official Blog March 19, 2018

Announcing the Remote Config REST API - With Firebase Remote Config REST API you can now update your Remote Config values.

Cloud Source Repositories Google Container Builder Official Blog March 19, 2018

Automatic serverless deployments with Cloud Source Repositories and Container Builder - Example of deployment pipeline which uses build triggers in Cloud Container Builder to deploy a function to Cloud Functions when source code is pushed to a "prod" branch in Cloud Repository.

Google Cloud ML Official Blog March 19, 2018

Hyperparameter tuning on Google Cloud Platform is now faster and smarter - Know about unique capability offered by Cloud ML Engine called hyperparameter tuning.

Google Cloud Dataflow Official Blog TensorFlow March 19, 2018

Predicting community engagement on Reddit using TensorFlow, GDELT, and Cloud Dataflow: Part 1 - Explore approach of using TensorFlow, GDELT, and Cloud Dataflow to predict community engagement on Reddit.

Big Data Business Official Blog March 19, 2018

Solutions : Build a Marketing Data Warehouse on Google Cloud Platform - Using fictional online cosmetics retailer as example of how to leverage Google Cloud Products to get key insights.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog March 19, 2018

How to migrate your first application in 5 simple steps - Advice based on life experience when moving applications to cloud.

Official Blog Stackdriver March 19, 2018

Best practices for working with Google Cloud Audit Logging - Learn about best practices for Google Cloud Audit Logging.

Business Official Blog March 12, 2018

Expanding the reach of Google Cloud Platform’s HIPAA-compliant offerings for healthcare - Learn about Google Cloud Platform’s HIPAA-compliant offerings for healthcare.

Google Cloud Storage Official Blog March 12, 2018

Optimizing your Cloud Storage performance: Google Cloud Performance Atlas - Explore tips on optimizing your Google Cloud Storage performance.

IAM Official Blog March 12, 2018

Getting to know Cloud IAM - Learn about implementing Cloud IAM in GCP environment.

BigQuery GCP Experience Official Blog March 12, 2018

How Color uses the new Variant Transforms tool for breakthrough clinical data science with BigQuery - GCP Customer Story: Use of new Variant Transforms tool for breakthrough clinical data science with BigQuery.

Machine Learning Official Blog TensorFlow March 12, 2018

Comparing regression and classification on US elections data with TensorFlow Estimators - Using TensorFlow Estimators for Comparing regression and classification on US elections data.

Business Official Blog March 5, 2018

Google Cloud’s Response to Australian Privacy Principles (APP) and Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) Requirements - Whitepaper: Google Cloud’s compliance with Australian Privacy Principles (APP) and Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) Requirements.

Google Cloud ML Official Blog March 5, 2018

Cloud poetry: training and hyperparameter tuning custom text models on Cloud ML Engine - Learn how to train and achieve hyper parameter tuning custom text models on Cloud ML Engine.

Big Data Official Blog March 5, 2018

How to handle mutating JSON schemas in a streaming pipeline, with Square Enix - Explore how Square Enix supports handling of mutating JSON schemas in a streaming pipeline.

Official Blog Stackdriver March 5, 2018

Queue-based scaling made easy with new Stackdriver per-group metrics - Learn how to achieve queue-based scaling with new Stackdriver per-group metrics.

AWS Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Feb. 26, 2018

Creating a single pane of glass for your multi-cloud Kubernetes workloads with Cloudflare - How to enable a multi-cloud configuration using Cloudfare load balancer to front Kubernetes-based workloads in both Google Kubernetes Engine and Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Google Compute Engine Official Blog Feb. 26, 2018

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

Google Cloud Spanner Google Cloud Storage Official Blog Feb. 26, 2018

How Google Cloud Storage offers strongly consistent object listing thanks to Spanner - Secret behind the strong list consistency offered by Google Cloud Storage.

Firebase Official Blog Feb. 26, 2018

Where is the best place to get help with Firebase? - Where to get help regarding Firebase from community.

Official Blog SRE Feb. 12, 2018

Applying the Escalation Policy — CRE life lessons - CRE Life Lessons: Explore some scenarios to apply the Escalation Policy

Google Cloud Platform Java Official Blog Feb. 12, 2018

Announcing Spring Cloud GCP—integrating your favorite Java framework with Google Cloud - Announcement: Spring Cloud GCP is available and provides integrations between popular Spring libraries and GCP services.

GCP Experience Google Cloud Platform Official Blog Feb. 12, 2018

Why we used Elastifile Cloud File System on GCP to power drug discovery - Learn about how Silicon Therapeutics achieved performance and management benefits they realized from using the Elastifile Cloud File System and CloudConnect.

BigQuery Official Blog Feb. 12, 2018

Bitcoin in BigQuery: blockchain analytics on public data - The Bitcoin blockchain data are now available for exploration with BigQuery. Learn about some interesting queries and analysis.

Official Blog TensorFlow Feb. 12, 2018

Easy distributed training with TensorFlow using tf.estimator.train_and_evaluate on Cloud ML Engine - Know about tf.estimator.train_and_evaluate function, which simplifies training, evaluation, and exporting of Estimator models.

Official Blog Security Feb. 5, 2018

12 best practices for user account, authorization and password management - Learn about best practices for user account, authorization and password management and how Google Cloud Platform helps you implement these practices.

IAM Official Blog Feb. 5, 2018

Toward effective cloud governance: designing policies for GCP customers large and small - Few references to articles that shows you how to design GCP policies that meet the policy requirements of organization.

NET Official Blog Feb. 5, 2018

White paper: Modernizing your .NET Application for Google Cloud - White paper: Modernizing your .NET Application for Google Cloud

IAM Official Blog Feb. 5, 2018

Finer-grained security using custom roles for Cloud IAM - Learn about custom roles which offers finer-grained access control for remixing permissions across all GCP services.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog Security Feb. 5, 2018

Use Forseti to make sure your Google Kubernetes Engine clusters are updated for “Meltdown" and “Spectre” - How to use Forseti Security, an open-source security toolkit developed by Google Cloud security team to identify any Kubernetes Engine clusters that have not yet been patched for “Meltdown" and “Spectre”.

BigQuery Official Blog Feb. 5, 2018

How to process weather satellite data in real-time in BigQuery - Example of processing weather satellite data in real-time in BigQuery. Data is from the GOES-16 geostationary satellite and is freely available on Google Cloud.

Google Kubernetes Engine GPU Official Blog

GPUs as a service with Kubernetes Engine are now generally available - General availability of GPUs in Google Kubernetes Engine.

DevOps Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog

Enhancing Spinnaker’s Kubernetes support to ease app deployments - Understanding CI/CD for Kubernetes with Spinnaker.

Kubernetes Official Blog

Best practices for building Kubernetes Operators and stateful apps - Best practices for writing your own operator to manage a Kubernetes application.

Google Cloud Storage Official Blog

HDFS vs. Cloud Storage: Pros, cons and migration tips - The pros and cons of Cloud Storage vs. HDFS.

Google Cloud Dataproc Official Blog

Customer Managed Encryption Keys (CMEK) for Dataproc is now generally available - The latest is Cloud Dataproc Customer Managed Encryption Keys (CMEK), a feature that is now generally available.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog

Containerd available for beta testing in Google Kubernetes Engine - Beta launch of containerd on Container-Optimized OS for Kubernetes Engine 1.11.

Cloud Scheduler Official Blog

Announcing Cloud Scheduler: a modern, managed cron service for automated batch jobs - Announcement of Cloud Scheduler, a fully managed cron job service that allows any application to invoke batch, big data and cloud infrastructure operations.

Networking Official Blog

Deep dive into managed TLS certs for HTTP(S) Load Balancers - A closer look at managed TLS certs, and how to use them.

Kubernetes Official Blog TPU

Introducing AI Hub and Kubeflow Pipelines: Making AI simpler, faster, and more useful for businesses - Making AI more useful with Kubeflow Pipelines and API.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog

Choosing your cloud app migration order - How to decide the order in which you migrate applications into the public cloud?

GCP Experience Official Blog

Picture what the cloud can do: How the New York Times is using Google Cloud to find untold stories in millions of archived photos - How the New York Times is using Google Cloud to allow them to securely store their images, provide them with a better interface for finding photos, and find new insights.

Google Cloud Platform Official Blog

Google Cloud IoT and Microchip bring simple and secure cloud connectivity to 8-bit MCU with the AVR-IoT WG kit - Secure cloud connectivity to 8-bit MCU with the AVR-IoT WG kit.

Google Cloud Dataproc Official Blog

Extending the SQL capabilities of your Cloud Dataproc cluster with the Presto optional component - Presto Distributed SQL Query Engine for Big Data is now available in public beta as an optional component for Cloud Dataproc.

Cloud Composer Official Blog

Using upstream Apache Airflow Hooks and Operators in Cloud Composer - Walk through an example of how Cloud Composer makes building a pipeline across public clouds easier.

BigQuery Official Blog

Finding data insights faster with BigQuery and GCP Marketplace solutions - GCP Marketplace offers other options to get data into BigQuery.

 

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