Welcome to issue #106 October 8th, 2018

Disaster recovery, network or billing. General overview or advice how to do this in Google Cloud.



Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog

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.

Google Cloud Platform Machine Learning Official Blog

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

Compute Engine

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

Articles, Tutorials

Official Blog Storage

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

Billing Official Blog

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.

DevOps Infrastructure

GCP infrastructure and operations: watch and learn - List of sessions that attendees at Next ‘18 in San Francisco rated highest on the topics of infrastructure and operations.

Networking Official Blog Security

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.

Google Kubernetes Engine Kubernetes

Kubernetes: The Surprisingly Affordable Platform for Personal Projects - Article describes how to use Kubernetes on budget for personal projects.

Google Kubernetes Engine Official Blog

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

Google Kubernetes Engine

GKE gRPC Ingress LoadBalancing - gRPC loadbalancing via Ingress to Google Kubernetes Engine.


[Kubernetize] Upgrade to Elasticsearch+Kibana 6 - How to upgrade your Kubernetes-hosted Elasticsearch from 2.x to 6.x .


Knative what’s that now? - What is Knative and where it fits in the ever growing K8s ecosystem.

Networking Security

Running Citrix Gateway/NetScaler (unsupported) on Google Cloud Platform - Options to deploy Citrix Gateway/NetScaler on Google Cloud Platform.

Google Cloud Platform

Migrating legacy apps to Google Cloud Platform - Tips on migrating legacy apps to Google Cloud Platform.

Cloud Build Cloud Functions

How to set up Cloud Build for Firebase Cloud Functions - How to deploy a Cloud Function via Cloud Build configuration.

BigQuery Official Blog

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

BigQuery Cloud Composer Official Blog

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


Identifying Spammy ERC20 Transfers - How to identify Spammy ERC20 Transfers using BigQuery dataset.


BigQuery ML + Tableau - Using BigQuery ML and Tableau for dynamic model predictions.

App Engine DevOps

Getting started with Angular 6, GitLab CI/CD and Google App Engine - Initial setup to better understand and configure a continuous integration and delivery architecture (CI/CD).

Cloud AutoML Machine Learning Official Blog

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 Datalab

How to run Cloud Datalab on your laptop - Setting up Datalab on your laptop.

Official Blog SAP

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.

NodeJS NoSQL Official Blog

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

Slides, Videos, Audio

Machine Learning

GCP Podcast - #149 Deep Learning Research in Africa with Yabebal Fantaye & Jessica Phalafala


Kubernetes Podcast - #23 Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery, with Andrew Philips and Lars Wander


Google Cloud-Native Architecture with Spring Cloud GCP

GCP Experience

Migrating Etsy infrastructure from On-premises to Google Cloud Platform


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