An Annotated History of Google’s Cloud Platform

Described without… help from marketing

See Also: What are the Google Cloud Platform services?

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) has been growing rapidly as Google invests heavily in it development. Sadly, the Wikipedia entry for GCP is garbage, and it’s difficult to skim the blog as a timeline. For my own sake, I wrote this attempt at an objective timeline of significant events and launches for GCP.

Something missing? Add a comment and I’ll update the timeline.

Developer Advocate @ Google, software engineer, and author of “Professional Android” series from Wrox. All opinions are my own.

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