TWiGCP — “Cloudy Zurich, SRE @ Coursera, and not your average Pi day”

Here are the main stories for this past week :

New GCP region in Zurich: Growing our support for Swiss and European businesses” (Google blog). This new region has three availability zones and it is the 6th region in EMEA and 19th Worldwide.

Site Reliability Engineering: Measuring and Managing Reliability” (Coursera). SRE is Google’s DevOps implementation and this new Coursera course is *the* place to learn more.

Google Cloud Technology Partners ( Check out which resources partners have access to, starting with our SLO Guide.

The service mesh era: Using Istio and Stackdriver to build an SRE service” (Google blog). How to easily surface application metrics with Istio and Stackdriver Monitoring with a step-by-step tutorial to follow.

From the “if you like data and basketball, this is nirvana” department :

From the “Continuous Build|Integration|Deployment|Delivery” department :

From the “I bet your Pi day wasn’t anything like Emma’s Pi day” department :

From the “another busy week across all of GCP” department :

From the “Beta, GA, or what?” department :

From the “all things multimedia” department :

This week’s picture is illustrating Google’s latest region in Zurich

That is all for this week!