GCP [google cloud platform]

As per wiki:

Google Cloud Platform (GCP), offered by Google, is a suite of cloud computing services that runs on the same infrastructure that Google uses internally  for its end-user products, It provides a series of modular cloud services including computing, data storage, data analytics and machine learning.

I will be covering more stuff in detail from basic:

  • How to get free tier :  https://cloud.google.com/
  • Select option “Get Started for free”
  • Signup for google cloud

Most of familiar with other cloud platform. I got one good stuff from wiki, which gives similarities from other cloud services:


This blog I will write as series, where i will cover following:

  • Fundamentals ,terms, zones of GCP
  • setting up GCP cloud shell, Gsutils and sdk
  • Compute resource and launch instances
  • GCP storage
  • GCP Api
  • GCP networking and firewall
  • GCP IAM services
  • how to migrate to gcp


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