Google Cloud Platform Cookbook

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  • Host a Python application on Google Compute Engine
  • Host an application using Google Cloud Functions
  • Migrate a MySQL DB to Cloud Spanner
  • Configure a network for a highly available application on GCP
  • Learn simple image processing using Storage and Cloud Functions
  • Automate security checks using Policy Scanner
  • Understand tools for monitoring a production environment in GCP
  • Learn to manage multiple projects using service accounts

Google Cloud Platform is a cloud computing platform that offers products and services to host applications using state-of-the art infrastructure and technology. You can build and host applications and websites, store data, and analyze data on Google's scalable infrastructure. This book follows a recipe-based approach, giving you hands-on experience to make the most of Google Cloud services.

This book starts with practical recipes that explain how to utilize Google Cloud's common services. Then, you'll see how to make full use of Google Cloud components such as networking, security, management, and developer tools. Next, we'll deep dive into implementing core Google Cloud services into your organization, with practical recipes on App Engine, Compute Engine microservices with Cloud Functions, virtual networks, and Cloud Storage. Later, we'll provide recipes on implementing authentication and security, Cloud APIs, command-line management, deployment management, and the Cloud SDK. Finally, we'll cover administration troubleshooting tasks with the Compute and Container Engines and we'll show how to monitor your organization's efficiency with best practices.

By the end of this book, you'll have a complete understanding of how to implement Google Cloud services in your organization with ease.

  • Implement Google Cloud services in your organization
  • Leverage Google Cloud components to secure your organization’s data
  • A recipe-based guide that promises hands-on experience in deploying a highly scalable and available environment
Page Count 280
Course Length 8 hours 24 minutes
ISBN 9781788291996
Date Of Publication 15 Apr 2018


Legorie Rajan PS

Legorie Rajan PS has an experience of 12 years in software development, business analysis, and project management. Currently, he works as a cloud consultant on cloud migrations on AWS, Azure, and GCP. He has a rich multicultural experience working in India, the United States, and France. He is a certified AWS solutions architect, RHCE, CEH, and a consultant for application migration to the Cloud. He has a good understanding of full-stack development, and has also been a technical reviewer for Packt Publishing.