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Container Builder eliminates files/dirs in .npmignore

The Problem<p>I started using Google Cloud Container Builder and trying to define custom build steps for building a front-end application. However, I …

How to create Cloud Platform projects using the Google Cloud Platform Console

We can create new project through google cloud platform console<p>a) In Product & Service tab, click on IAM & Admin, ref : fig 1.1<p>b) Select ‘All …

Cloud Computing

This week in Google Cloud Insiders — 2017 week 16 “Distributed tracing for Go, Cloud Speech API…

This week in Google Cloud — 2017 week 16 “Distributed tracing for Go, Cloud Speech API, 220k cores, and Next ’17 Rewind”<p>What would you do with …

Cloud Computing

How people talk about marijuana on Reddit: a natural language analysis

In honor of today being April 20th, I thought it would be interesting to do some NLP on Reddit comments about marijuana (shout out to Yufeng Guo for …

Data Science

Analyze your Google Cloud Platform Bills w/BigQuery & Data Studio

The current detailed billing transaction view for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is in its infancy to say the least. It could use some improvement to be …

Cloud Computing

From Idea to Deployed on GCP in < 24hrs

<i>Disclaimer: During the day, I work for Twitter on computers and infrastructure.</i><p>Today it looked like this outside so I decided to stay in-<p>Idea: Send …

App Engine Startup time and the Global Variable problem

As I said before, my friend (Carter) pinged me for help improving the performance of his site “<i>Bait and Stitch</i>”, which matches up fishing enthusiasts …

JavaScript

Postgres is Incredibly Awesome

I suspect that a large percentage of users come to Postgres for PostGIS. You get spatial data and operations wrapped up in a familiar SQL syntax. …

Databases

How to use static IP address on Google Container Engine (GKE)

<b>#1</b> Create an static ip address from console or gcloud.<p><b>#2</b> Add an annotation of global static ip name to our Ingress object.<p>Thats it! :)

Anonymity

BigQuery — one store to rule them all

At Brigade we are building tools to help empower voters — specifically activists and organizers. We believe one of the keys to accomplishing this …

Databases

This week in Google Cloud — “Deployment Manager, Cloud IAP, Ruby, and Video API demo source code”

This week in Google Cloud — “Deployment Manager, Cloud IAP, Ruby, and Video API demo source code”<p>There’s more about <b>Deployment Manager</b> this week, this …

DevOps

Scaling Google App Engine to No Instances (or maybe just 1)

Lightly used applications do not need to be running 100% of the time and you shouldn’t be paying for it.<p>If you deploy applications on GAE you will …

Google Cloud DataFlow and Python 2.X

So Google Cloud dataflow supports python SDK. But if you have a mac and if you are already playing with python 3.x then its a tough task to make …

Google

How to Push Docker image to Google Private Container Registry

If docker image having already with us and we want to push to private Google container registry. [Or you can build your own docker image ref:</b> …

DevOps

Microservice Usage Logging with Openresty and Google BigQuery

Here at Descartes Labs, we have been using the microservice architecture in building out our platform. If you are unfamiliar with microservices, they …

App Engine and the connection confusion problem.

After I was able to help the startup time for the “Bait and Stitch” application, a few new people reached out to me with requests to assist their …

Programming

Analyze your videos in a few lines of code

At Google’s Cloud conference in San Francisco last month we announced the Video Intelligence API — an API that makes it easy to analyze your video …

Analytics

The Google NLP API Meets Ruby

At RailsConf I’ll be giving a talk on Natural Language Processing. As part of my preparation for this talk, I’ve been reading a bunch of the history …

Startups now Cronjob your Google Firebase functions securely and externally without paying for…

Startups now Cronjob your Google Firebase functions securely and externally without paying for cloud servers<p>Have you enrolled for <b>Pay-as-you-go</b> plans …

Rails on App Engine: Tips and Tricks

At last year’s Rails Conference we announced the beta of Google App Engine for Ruby. Today we announced that App Engine Flex has gone GA. As we have …

DevOps

#1 on my Christmas wish list for Firebase Cloud Functions

But I truly hope that Christmas comes early, because this would be awesome.<p>I’m a couple of weeks into building on top of Firebase Cloud Functions, …

DevOps

Get the code for the Video Intelligence API demo

At Google’s Cloud conference in San Francisco last month we announced the Video Intelligence API — an API that makes it easy to analyze your video …

APIs

Going #Serverless on Google Cloud Platform

Calling something serverless is so hot right now. Every developer tools company found out and suddenly everything is <i>#serverless</i>.<p>In fact, in the …

This week in Google Cloud — “GKE, TPU, & ELK”

In addition to <b>Kubernetes 1.6(.x)</b> being available to the world, Google <b>Container Engine (GKE)</b> now supports this latest version. This new release comes …

Machine Learning

PWA — Progressive Web App comes default with Ionic can be hosted on Google Firebase

PWA — Progressive Web App comes default with Ionic can be hosted on Google Firebase<p>Ionic Framework helps you reuse your app codebase to generate a …

Google

Building your first Action for Google Home (part 2)

In the first article, we setup an environment on Google Cloud, deployed our first Action on Google using Google Cloud Functions, and tested it using …

JavaScript

Running Workloads in Kubernetes

<i>This post is based on my talk at</i> <i>KubeCon Europe</i> <i>2017. The</i> <i>recording</i><i>,</i> <i>slides</i><i>, and</i> <i>demos</i> <i>of this talk are all available. In this talk, I gave an overview of</i> …

DevOps

Cluster Federation and Global Load Balancing on Kubernetes and Google Cloud — Part 2

Cluster Federation and Global Load Balancing on Kubernetes and Google Cloud — Part 2<p>I recently gave a talk at Google Cloud Next about using …

DevOps

Planet Scale Microservices with Cluster Federation and Global Load Balancing on Kubernetes and…

Planet Scale Microservices with Cluster Federation and Global Load Balancing on Kubernetes and Google Cloud — Part 1<p>I recently gave a talk at Google …

DevOps