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Conference Recap: Google Cloud Next

by Richard Seroter Follow 6 Followers on  Mar 14, 2017 4

Cloud enthusiasts from around the world attended Google Cloud Next to hear an update from the search giant. Three broad themes emerged from the many keynotes and 200+ sessions: service scale and maturity, usable machine learning, and enterprise-friendliness.

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Windows Server 2008 & 2012 Are Now GA on GCE

by Abel Avram Follow 9 Followers on  Jul 24, 2015

After being more than a year in beta, Google has graduated the Windows Server running on Compute Engine (GCE) to General Availability. The versions supported are Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 R2 Datacenter Edition, and they plan to add support for Windows Server 2016 and Nano in the future.

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Kubernetes Codebase Tagged v1.0.0. in Preparation for Public Release

by Daniel Bryant Follow 700 Followers on  Jul 17, 2015

The codebase for Google’s Kubernetes open source orchestration system for Docker containers has been tagged v1.0.0 ready for the initial ‘general availability’ public release of the platform at OSCON next week on 21st July.

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Azure Gains New Networking Capabilities

by Chris Swan Follow 543 Followers on  May 11, 2015 2

At Ignite Microsoft announced new networking capabilities for Azure described as being ‘for a consistent, connected and hybrid cloud’. The new capabilities include improvements to ExpressRoute, Azure’s Internet bypass offering, availability of ExpressRoute for SaaS such as Office 365 and Skype for Business, additional VPN capabilities and enhancement of virtual networks in Azure’s IaaS.

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Google Cloud Platform Gets Integrated Log Management

by Janakiram MSV Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 20, 2015

Google has added a service that makes it easy to ingest, view, search and analyze logs generated by Compute Engine and App Engine.

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Google Announces General Availability of Local SSD on Compute Engine

by Janakiram MSV Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 27, 2015

Announced at Google I/O in June 2014, Local SSD moved from beta into general availability mode.

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Canonical Launches “Snappy” Ubuntu Core on Multiple Public Cloud Providers

by Daniel Bryant Follow 700 Followers on  Jan 12, 2015

Canonical has released the beta version of “snappy” Ubuntu Core, a lightweight and cloud-optimised version of Ubuntu Linux, on Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine and Amazon Web Services.

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Google Cloud Platform Gets PCI DSS Certification

by Janakiram MSV Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 03, 2014

Just in time for holiday shopping, Google is getting its cloud platform ready to host eCommerce workloads.

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Google Compute Engine Autoscaler Service is Broadly Available

by Janakiram MSV Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 17, 2014

Google Compute Engine (GCE), the IaaS component of Google Cloud Platform got an Autoscaler feature. Currently in beta, Autoscaler adds elasticity to cloud deployments.

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MongoDB makes Further Inroads into the Cloud

by InfoQ Staff Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 09, 2014

MongoDB announced services with enterprise capabilities for Microsoft Azure and Google Compute Engine platforms at the MongoDB world conference.

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DockerCon 2014 Highlights

by Chris Swan Follow 543 Followers on  Jun 12, 2014

After the launch of Docker 1.0 there was more to come. The conference t-shirts said ‘Containers everywhere!’, with plenty of evidence of that from the large Bay area service providers. There were also some additional launches - libswarm ‘a minimalist toolkit to compose network services’, libchan ‘an ultra-lightweight networking library’, and more partners getting involved with libcontainer.

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Google Improves Hadoop Performance with New Cloud Storage Connector

by Richard Seroter Follow 6 Followers on  Jan 20, 2014 2

With a new connector, it is now possible for Hadoop to run directly against Google Cloud Storage instead of using the default, distributed file system. This results in lower storage costs, fewer data replication activities, and a simpler overall process.

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Hadoop-as-a-Service Provider Qubole Now Runs on Google Compute Engine

by Michael Hausenblas Follow 1 Followers on  Dec 28, 2013

Qubole, a managed Hadoop-as-a-Service offering is now available on Google Compute Engine (GCE). Qubole was so far only available on Amazon's AWS and this announcement follows only a few days after Google releasing GCE into general availability.

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General availability of Google Compute Engine

by Chris Swan Follow 543 Followers on  Dec 04, 2013

The Google Compute Engine (GCE) infrastructure as a service (IaaS) is now in general availability. The launch also brings price cuts, a new storage model, expanded operating system support and live migration capabilities for transparent maintenance.

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Google Unleashes Their Public IaaS Cloud, Adds NoSQL Database

by Richard Seroter Follow 6 Followers on  May 16, 2013

Google has opened the doors to its hotly anticipated Google Compute Engine and is now firmly engaged in the Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) battle with the likes of Amazon and Microsoft. This week’s Google I/O conference also introduced a new fully managed NoSQL database and the addition of PHP to the Google App Engine Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS).

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