How does Google Cloud Platform Computing Services work

Google Cloud Platform   as indicated by google  enable user  run Apps, Host websites  and Store Data. The platform offers four main kinds of services: Compute, Storage, Big Data, and Machine Learning.

The search engine giant  cloud platform create large compute clusters that benefit from strong and consistent cross-machine bandwidth, Connect to machines in other data centers and to other Google services using Google’s private global fiber network. Create an instance, check the network configurations, and run some tests.

The  Platform  includes the Google Cloud Platform public cloud infrastructure, as well as G Suite, enterprise versions of Android and Chrome OS, and application programming interfaces (APIs) for machine learning and enterprise mapping services.

Google offer $300 Free Credit as soon as you signup which enable you use their worldwide network, accessible data analytics Services: Integrated Services, Auto-Scaling, Traffic Splitting, Scalable App Storage.

Google Cloud Platform provides infrastructure as a service, platform as a service, and serverless computing environments.

 

To register you will need to have a credit card or bank account details during registration process. Google listed over 90 products to the Cloud brand which include, Compute,Storage & Databases,Networking,Big Data,Cloud AI,Management Tools,Identity & Security,IoT, API Platform

The Google Cloud Platform is similar to Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Oracle Cloud.

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Google Infrastructure Security Design

Google has said that they have a global scale technical infrastructure designed to provide security through the entire information processing lifecycle at Google

This infrastructure provides secure deployment of services, secure storage of data with end user privacy safeguards, secure communications between services, secure and private communication with customers over the internet, and safe operation by administrators.

The search engine monster have invests heavily in securing its infrastructure with many hundreds of engineers dedicated to security and privacy distributed across all of Google, including many who are recognized industry authorities.

The Big G said that they uses infrastructure to build its internet services, including both consumer services such as Search, Gmail, and Photos, and enterprise services such as G Suite and Google Cloud Platform.

Compute Engine: Scalable, high-performance VMs.

Cloud Run (beta): Run stateless containers on a fully managed environment or on Anthos.

Anthos: Modernize existing apps and build new apps rapidly in hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

Vision AI: Derive insights from images, text, and more with AutoML Vision and Vision API.

Cloud Storage: Object storage with global edge-caching.

Cloud SQL: MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQL Server database services.

BigQuery: A fully managed, highly scalable data warehouse with built-in ML.

Security key enforcement: Enforce the use of security keys to help prevent account takeovers.

Compute Engine

This High-performance, scalable VMs which is delivers virtual machines running in Google’s innovative data centers and worldwide fiber network.

According to Google, the Compute Engine’s tooling and workflow support enable scaling from single instances to global, load-balanced cloud computing.

The Compute Engine’s VMs boot quickly, come with persistent disk storage, and deliver consistent performance. Their virtual servers are available in many configurations, including predefined sizes or the option to create custom machine types optimized for your specific needs.

Price

Sign up and get $300 to spend on Google Cloud Platform over the next 12 months

Google will  ask you for your credit card details to make sure that you are not a robot. You won’t be charged unless you manually upgrade to a paid account.

To get Google Cloud Platform Pricing you should make use of their Calculator.  You can get started  free trial today.

Source: Google Cloud Platform