Google Cloud Platform News Roundup for May 2016
All the goodies from I/O and beyond for the month of May!
Featured this month
- Firebase is now an integrated suite with analytics, messaging, blob support, remote config, crash reporting, and integration with Google Cloud Platform.
- Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM) became generally available — use it to easily manage and audit roles across complex organizational structures, hundreds of workgroups, and any number of projects.
- Google announced it has built and started using Tensor Processing Units (TPUs), a custom chip to accelerate machine learning apps.
- All of the sessions and demos of Google Cloud Platform of I/O 2016 are available to view on our YouTube playlist.
- How I reduced 48% of my cloud cost by using Google Cloud preemptible instances by Daniel Cukier
- Big data and the elections 2016 by Felipe Hoffa
- Showing off the new (free) Google Data Studio by Felipe Hoffa
- Using Kubernetes Health Checks by Ian Lewis
- Recipe: Docker Logs → Google Stackdriver Logging by Joe Beda
- Explore the Galaxy of images with Cloud Vision API by Kaz Sato
- Building Real-Time Inventory Systems for Retail
- Experimenting with Google’s Cloud Vision API + Intel Edison by Wai Lun
- Node.js on App Engine with Cloud SQL Proxy by George Stavrev
- Deploying a Meteor app on Google App Engine by Daishi Kato
- Apache Spark Cluster on Google Cloud Platform by Aditya Choudhary
- Using kube-ui and Weave Scope with Google Container Engine by Sandeep Dinesh
- How to forecast demand with Google BigQuery, public datasets and TensorFlow by Lak Lakshmanan
- Emotobooth and Query It! Github repositories by Instrument
- GCP codelabs from Google I/O 2016
- An independent organization just ranked Google as the best cloud, beating Amazon by Julie Bort
- Google Cloud Datastore : NoSQL Database by Sidd
- Announcing SyntaxNet: The World’s Most Accurate Parser Goes Open Source by Slav Petrov
- How to get your ASP.NET app up on Google Cloud the easy way by Jeffrey Rennie
- Overview of .NET on Google Cloud Platform by Mete Atamel
- The (fizz) buzz around TensorFlow and machine learning by Kaz Sato
- 5 best practices for managing a hybrid cloud environment by Conner Forrest
- Share your app idea and I will implement it within minutes on Google App Engine by Lipis
- Switching to Google Cloud from Shared Hosting by Andrew Walpole
- A to Z of Google Cloud Platform by Grace
- Cloud, Big Data and Data Science Platforms by Obulapathi N Challa
- The Future of Cloud Computing: Google Cloud by Obulapathi N Challa
- BigQuery and Dataproc shine in independent big data platform comparison by Felipe Hoffa
Watch and Listen
- Google’s Microservices: Kubernetes and gRPC with Sandeep Dinesh on the Software Engineering Daily podcast
- New Google Cloud Platform Podcast episodes: Unikernels with John Feminella, War Dragons with Gustavo Ambrozio, Go on the Cloud with Andrew Gerrand and Chris Broadfoot, and Google Cloud Platform Support with Terrance Shepherd
- Scalable Microservices with Kubernetes, a new Udacity course by Carter Morgan and Kelsey Hightower
- Visualizing Big Money with Big Data: Election 2016 interactive demo presented by GCP and Bitnami