This is just a short tutorial on how to use Jupyter on Google Cloud from within your web browser, without a ssh connection.

This is the trick, click here and you will see the virtual machine browser at localhost:8080

I have been using fast.ai library for some kaggle competitions lately, and I recently found that you could connect to the Compute Engine instance from within the browser and have jupyterlab forwarded to your computer without any setup.

Let’s asume you already have a virtual machine setup and running (if not, you can check here and here). Get the gcloud command.

Thomas Capelle

Data Scientist in the Alps region of France. Solar Energy, Urban Dynamics and Python.

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