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Google Releases New Capabilities for Its Apigee API Platform

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 7 Followers on  Oct 20, 2018

Google Cloud's full lifecycle API Management platform Apigee provides customers control over, and visibility into, the API's that connect applications and data across their enterprises and clouds. Recently, Google announced the general availability of various new Apigee capabilities such as Apigee API monitoring, Apigee extensions, and Apigee hosted targets.

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Google's Cloud Spanner DML Updates and Cloud Bigtable's New Key Visualization Feature

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 7 Followers on  Oct 15, 2018

The Google Cloud Platform offers various cloud-native database services, and recently Google updated two of them. The updates affect the Cloud Spanner database service, a managed relational database offering and Cloud Bigtable, a managed NoSQL key value and wide-column database.

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Google Releases New Code Search in Beta in Revamped Cloud Source Repositories

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 7 Followers on  Sep 27, 2018

Google announced it is bringing code search in beta availability with the newly revamped Cloud Source Repositories service. This overhaul provides an entirely new user interface and semantic code search capabilities.

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Google Announces General Availability of Cloud Text-to-Speech and Updates to Cloud Speech-to-Text

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 7 Followers on  Sep 04, 2018

Google announced the general availability of Cloud Text-to-Speech, which allows developers to add natural-sounding speech to their devices or applications. Furthermore, Google also announced updates to Cloud Speech-to-Text by adding a broader set of features and enhancing the availability and reliability.

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Google Releases App Engine Second Generation Runtime Supporting Python 3.7 and PHP 7.2 Support

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 7 Followers on  Aug 31, 2018

Google Cloud recently announced the release of its Second Generation App Engine standard runtimes, an upgrade to the web framework and cloud computing platform for building apps. This update allows users to run their web apps with up-to-date versions of popular languages, frameworks and libraries, including the Python 3.7 and PHP 7.2 libraries.

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Auth0's Move to a Single-Cloud Architecture on AWS

by Hrishikesh Barua Follow 15 Followers on  Aug 25, 2018

Auth0, a provider of authentication, authorization and single sign on services, moved their infrastructure from multiple cloud providers (AWS, Azure and Google Cloud) to just AWS. An increasing dependency on AWS services necessitated this, and today their systems are spread across four AWS regions, with services replicated across zones.

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Jib, a Java Container Image Builder from Google

by Diogo Carleto Follow 41 Followers on  Aug 22, 2018

Google recently announced Jib, an open-source container image builder that lets Java developers build Java containers using well-known Java tools.

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Istio v1.0 Service Mesh Released with Feature “Ready for Production Use”

by Daniel Bryant Follow 766 Followers on  Aug 01, 2018

At the Google Cloud Next 2018 event, the release of Istio 1.0 service was announced. Key new features include cross-cluster mesh support, fine-grained traffic flow control, and the ability to incrementally roll out mutual TLS across a mesh.

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Google Cloud Platform Release Edge TPU and Cloud IoT Edge

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 7 Followers on  Jul 30, 2018

Google announced it would bring two new products to their cloud platform to aid customers in developing and deploying their devices. These products are the Edge TPU, a new hardware chip, and Cloud IoT Edge, an expansion of the Google Cloud AI capability for gateways as well as connected devices.

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Google Updates Key Cloud Database Services

by Richard Seroter Follow 8 Followers on  Jul 28, 2018

Google unveiled new database capabilities and partnerships at the recently-concluded Google Cloud Next conference. This included expanded beta access for Cloud Firestore, new functionality for Cloud Bigtable, and highly-requested features for Cloud Spanner. There were also announcements around expanded support for SAP and Oracle workloads.

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Google Cloud Incident Root-Cause Analysis and Remediation

by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers on  Jul 26, 2018

Google disclosed its root-cause analysis of an incident affecting a few of its Cloud services that increased error rates between 33% and 87% for about 32 minutes, along with the steps they will take to improve the platform performance and availability.

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Google Releases Knative: A Kubernetes Framework to Build, Deploy, and Manage Serverless Workloads

by Daniel Bryant Follow 766 Followers on  Jul 25, 2018

At Google Cloud Next 2018 the release of Knative was announced as a “Kubernetes-based platform to build, deploy, and manage modern serverless workloads”. The open source framework attempts to codify the best practices around building, serving requests, and eventing. Knative has been developed by Google in close partnership with Pivotal, IBM, Red Hat, and SAP.

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GPUs on Google's Kubernetes Engine Are Now Generally Available

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 7 Followers on  Jul 07, 2018

Google announced the general availability of GPUs in their Kubernetes Engine (GKE). Together with the recent GA of 1.10 version of GKE customers can land their machine learning (ML) workloads on to it and leverage the massive processing power of the GPUs.

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Shopify’s Journey to Kubernetes and PaaS: Niko Kurtti at QCon NY

by Daniel Bryant Follow 766 Followers on  Jul 01, 2018

At QCon New York, Niko Kurtti presented “Forced Evolution: Shopify’s Journey to Kubernetes”, and described the Shopify engineering team’s journey to building their own PaaS with Kubernetes as the foundation.

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OpsRamp Introduces an AIOps Inference Engine

by Helen Beal Follow 4 Followers on  Jun 17, 2018

​​​​​​​Provider of a SaaS based IT operations management platform, OpsRamp, has announced OpsRamp 5.0, a new release featuring an artificial intelligence for IT Operations (AIOps) inference engine for alerting and event correlation. The new release also includes a multi-cloud visibility dashboard.

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