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yesterday · 00:33:56
Firebase Developer Advocate David East (https://twitter.com/_davideast) joins Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) to discuss the mega powerful combination of Firebase Hosting and Cloud Functions for Firebase! About David East David East (https://twitter.com/_davideast) is a Developer Advocate for Firebase at Google. Web die-hard. Also possibly the shortest bio on the podcast. Cool things of the week * Introducing custom roles, a powerful way to make Cloud IAM policies more precise blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/10/Introducing-custom-roles-a-powerful-way-to-make-Cloud-IAM-policies-more-precise.html) * Serverless Transfer Learning with Cloud ML Engine and Keras blog (https://medium.com/google-cloud/serverless-transfer-learning-with-cloud-ml-engine-and-keras-335435f31e15) * Five things learned using terraform to manage cloud infrastructure blog (https://medium.com/google-cloud/five-things-learned-using-terraform-to-manage-cloud-infrastructure-5ad0d4aa0648) Interview * Firebase Hosting site (https://firebase.google.com/products/hosting/) docs (https://firebase.google.com/docs/hosting/) * Cloud Functions for Firebase site (https://firebase.google.com/products/functions/) docs (https://firebase.google.com/docs/functions/) * Cloud Functions for Firebase Sample Library github (https://github.com/firebase/functions-samples) * Serve Dynamic Content with Cloud Functions docs (https://firebase.google.com/docs/hosting/functions) * Cloud Hosting: Deploying Your Site docs (https://firebase.google.com/docs/hosting/deploying) * Express Javascript Framework site (https://expressjs.com) * Cache Control Headers w3c (https://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec13.html) * Server-side Rendering with JavaScript Frameworks youtube (https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLl-K7zZEsYLkbvTj8AUUCfBO7DoEHJ-ME) * Node.js apps on Firebase Hosting Crash Course youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOeioOKUKI8) (../images/icons/firebase.png) Question of the week How do I learn more about Google Cloud? I love the docs, but I’m looking for something more like online classes - what can I do? * The Google Cloud Coursera Course, Starting Oct 16 site (https://www.coursera.org/googlecloud) Where can you find us next? Francesc is currently presenting at Google Cloud Summit Paris (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Paris-2017.html) right after speaking at Velocity London (https://conferences.oreilly.com/velocity/vl-eu/public/schedule/detail/63245), and then heading back to Paris for dotGo (https://www.dotgo.eu). Mark is heading to Australia for GDG Devfest Melbourne (http://gdgmelbourne.com/) and Game Connect Asia Pacific (http://gcap.com.au/) and will be hanging out at Unite Melbourne (https://unite.unity.com/2017/melbourne) and PAX Australia (http://aus.paxsite.com/).(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/1xEOQoJBcFU)
Oct. 11, 2017 · 00:34:21
This summer (aka Australian winter) a new Cloud Region was announced in Australia and today Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) talk to two Australian engineers, Andrew Walker (https://au.linkedin.com/in/andrewmasonwalker) founder of 3wks (https://twitter.com/real3wks) and Graham Polley (https://twitter.com/polleyg), about how this new region has changed the way they think about the cloud down under. About Andrew Walker Andrew is the founder of 3wks who have delivered 190 projects on Google Cloud platform for enterprise customers in Australia. He loves everything serverless, from App Engine through to BigQuery. About Graham Polley Graham is a senior software engineer based out of Melbourne Australia, and works for Shine Solutions. Shine are a enterprise digital consultancy with offices in Melbourne & Sydney. Being an official Google Developer Expert, he’s passionate about promoting the adoption of cloud technologies into software development, and regularly blogs and gives presentations. He has extensive experience in building big data solutions for clients using the Google technology stack, and in particular with BigQuery & Dataflow. Graham works very closely with the Google cloud engineering teams in the US, where he is a member of their cloud platform trusted tester program, and the solutions he helps build are used as internal exemplars of developer use cases. Cool things of the week * How we built a brand new bank on GCP and Cloud Spanner: Shine blog post (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/how-shine-built-bank-on-gcp-and-cloud-spanner.html) * Now shipping: Compute Engine machine types with up to 96 vCPUs and 624GB of memory announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/10/new-compute-engine-machine-types.html) * Google Cloud Dataprep - Data Handling Made Easier Medium (https://medium.com/google-cloud/google-cloud-dataprep-data-handling-made-easier-79d7c35fbbe7) Interview * Sydney Cloud Region docs (https://cloud.google.com/about/locations/sydney) * Google Cloud Platform expands to Australia with new Sydney region - open now announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/Google-Cloud-Region-in-Sydney.html) * Google Cloud Platform Geography and Regions docs (https://cloud.google.com/docs/geography-and-regions) * Google Cloud Dataflow docs (https://cloud.google.com/dataflow/) * Google BigQuery docs (https://cloud.google.com/bigquery/) (../images/post/australia.png) Question of the week Is Tensorflow good for general math computation? * Yes! It’s great for any linear algebra programs. * Linear Algebra Shootout: NumPy vs. Theano vs. TensorFlow blog post (https://simplyml.com/linear-algebra-shootout-numpy-vs-theano-vs-tensorflow-2/) (https://simplyml.com/content/images/2016/11/mean.png) Where can you find us next? Francesc just releasted the second part of this #justforfunc code review (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBc338CZRpk&t=6s). Next week he will be presenting at Go Meetup London (https://www.meetup.com/Go-London-User-Group/events/243800263/), Velocity London (https://conferences.oreilly.com/velocity/vl-eu), and Google Cloud Summit Paris (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Paris-2017.html). Mark is heading to Australia for GDG Devfest Melbourne (http://gdgmelbourne.com/) and Game Connect Asia Pacific (http://gcap.com.au/) and will be hanging out at Unite Melbourne (https://unite.unity.com/2017/melbourne) and PAX Australia (http://aus.paxsite.com/).(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/L29KGs_C_p8)
Oct. 3, 2017 · 00:33:52
Dan McGrath (https://twitter.com/itcmcgrath) and Alex Dufetel (https://twitter.com/AlexDufetel) join Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) in the studio this week to discuss Cloud Firestore, the brand new, fully-managed NoSQL document database for mobile and web app development. About Dan McGrath Dan McGrath (https://twitter.com/itcmcgrath) is the Product Manager for Cloud working on databases such as Cloud Firestore. Dan has spent the last decade working in product & engineering for large scale database systems. He has a background in banking software, databases, and information security. About Alex Dufetel Alex Dufetel (https://twitter.com/AlexDufetel) is a Product Manager for the Firebase team at Google, working on Backend-as-Service products such as the Realtime Database and Cloud Firestore. Alex was previously Director of Products at Fuze, a video conferencing and enterprise communications provider and, before that, a co-founder of LiveMinutes, a real-time team collaboration app. Cool things of the week * Extending per second billing in Google Cloud blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/extending-per-second-billing-in-google.html) * PHP 7.1 for Google App Engine is generally available blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/php-71-for-google-app-engine-is.html) * Java 8 on App Engine standard environment is now generally available blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/Java-8-on-App-Engine-Standard-environment-is-now-generally-available.html) migration (https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/standard/java/migrating-to-java8) * Kubernetes 1.8: Security, Workloads and Feature Depth blog (http://blog.kubernetes.io/2017/09/kubernetes-18-security-workloads-and.html) * Google Container Engine - Kubernetes 1.8 takes advantage of the cloud built for containers blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/google-container-engine-kubernetes-18.html) * Announcing Cloud IoT Core public beta blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/announcing-Cloud-IoT-Core-public-beta.html) Interview * Cloud Firestore announcement (https://firebase.googleblog.com/2017/10/introducing-cloud-firestore.html) site (https://firebase.google.com/products/firestore/) docs (https://firebase.google.com/docs/firestore/) * Cloud Firestore server sdks docs (https://cloud.google.com/firestore/docs/) * Extend Cloud Firestore with Cloud Functions docs (https://firebase.google.com/docs/firestore/extend-with-functions) * Cloud Firestore for Realtime Database Developers blog (https://firebase.googleblog.com/2017/10/cloud-firestore-for-rtdb-developers.html) * Firestore Discuss google-group (https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/google-cloud-firestore-discuss) * Firestore Realtime Database site (https://firebase.google.com/products/realtime-database/) docs (https://firebase.google.com/docs/database/) (../images/icons/firestore.png) Question of the week How do I import/export data from my Cloud Datastore? * Exporting and Importing Entities docs (https://cloud.google.com/datastore/docs/export-import-entities) * Scheduling an Export docs (https://cloud.google.com/datastore/docs/schedule-export) Where can you find us next? Francesc just released a new #justforfunc (http://justforfunc.com) and he’ll be presenting at Go Meetup London (https://www.meetup.com/Go-London-User-Group/events/243800263/), Velocity London (https://conferences.oreilly.com/velocity/vl-eu), Google Cloud Summit Paris (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Paris-2017.html) and Devfest Nantes (https://devfest.gdgnantes.com/) He is heading to Australia for GDG Devfest Melbourne (http://gdgmelbourne.com/) and Game Connect Asia Pacific (http://gcap.com.au/) and will be hanging out at Unite Melbourne (https://unite.unity.com/2017/melbourne) and PAX Australia (http://aus.paxsite.com/).(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/VDmx0HHGh4c)
Sept. 27, 2017 · 00:39:54
Avere provides high performance file system solutions for hybrid cloud infrastructures, and is partner for Google Cloud Platform. To tell you all about it Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) are joined by Sc...
Sept. 20, 2017 · 00:32:58
Sourcegraph (https://sourcegraph.com) provides navigation tools for source code, and it’s powered by Go and Google Cloud Platform. Quinn Slack (https://twitter.com/sqs), CEO and co-founder, joins your co-hosts Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) to discuss how they built their features on top of our infrastructure. About Quinn Slack Quinn Slack (https://twitter.com/sqs) is CEO and co-founder of Sourcegraph, code intelligence software that lets software teams ship better and faster. Prior to Sourcegraph, Quinn co-founded Blend, an enterprise technology company with over 150 employees dedicated to improving home lending. His long-term goal is to build the products and infrastructure to support the future world where billions of people have coding fluency (just as billions of people today can read and write). Cool things of the week * Introducing managed SSL for Google App Engine announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/introducing-managed-SSL-for-Google-App-Engine.html) * With Forseti, Spotify and Google release GCP security tools to open source community announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/with-Forseti-Spotify-and-Google-release-GCP-security-tools-to-open-source-community15.html) * Global Kubernetes in 3 Steps on GCP medium (https://medium.com/google-cloud/global-kubernetes-in-3-steps-on-gcp-8a3585ec8547) by Christopher Grant (https://twitter.com/cgrant) Interview * Sourcegraph (https://sourcegraph.com) * Sourcegraph source code GitHub (https://github.com/sourcegraph) * Google Container Engine * Helm GitHub (https://github.com/kubernetes/helm) * GCPPodcast #50 Helm with Michelle Noorali and Matthew Butcher (https://www.gcppodcast.com/post/episode-50-helm-with-michelle-noorali-and-matthew-butcher/) (../images/post/sourcegraph.png) sourcegraph.com Question of the week How can I automatically redact Personally Identifiable Information (PII) or other sensitive information? * Data Loss Prevention API docs (https://cloud.google.com/dlp/) * Demo of Data Loss Prevention at Cloud Summit Sydney YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1680&v=wIc7Im09QIs) Where can you find us next? Francesc will be presenting at Google Cloud Summit in Chicago (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-chicago-2017-schedule.html) next week. In October, he’ll be presenting at Velocity London (https://conferences.oreilly.com/velocity/vl-eu), Google Cloud Summit Paris (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Paris-2017.html) and Devfest Nantes (https://devfest.gdgnantes.com/) Mark is attending Strangeloop (https://www.thestrangeloop.com/) in September. He is also heading to Australia in October for GDG Devfest Melbourne (http://gdgmelbourne.com/) and Game Connect Asia Pacific (http://gcap.com.au/) and will be hanging out at Unite Melbourne (https://unite.unity.com/2017/melbourne) and PAX Australia (http://aus.paxsite.com/).(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/FVJI2RL5pSY)
Sept. 13, 2017 · 00:34:52
Have you ever wanted to know what powers BigQuery (https://cloud.google.com/bigquery/) under the hood? Tino Tereshko (https://twitter.com/thetinot) and Jordan Tigani (https://twitter.com/jrdntgn) sit in front of the microphone with co-hosts Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) and Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) to talk all about it! About Tino Tereshko Tino (https://twitter.com/thetinot) is the Big Data Lead for Office of the CTO at Google Cloud, focusing on building strategic relationships with the world’s top Enterprises in the interest of sharing and accelerating technological innovation. Tino hails from the BigQuery team, where he solved difficult cloud-native product problems, enabled Googlers and customers, and built programs like BigQuery Pacific. In earlier years Tino held various positions of leadership in several Silicon Valley startups, and could be found working as a quant developer on the floor of the Chicago Board of Equities at a boutique market making firm. Tino holds a Bachelor`s degree in Applied Mathematics and Economics from University of California - Davis. When not at work, you can usually find him playing beach volleyball, cycling, skiing, paddle boarding, or enjoying a nice glass of wine. About Jordan Tigani Jordan (https://twitter.com/jrdntgn) was one of the founding engineers on Google BigQuery, wrote the first book on the subject, and is now the engineering lead of the product. Before Google, he worked at a number of star-crossed startups, and also spent time at Microsoft in the Windows kernel team and MSR. Cool things of the week * This week in Google Cloud Platform medium (https://medium.com/google-cloud/weekly/home) * This week in Google Cloud — “Premium and Standard networking tiers, NYT Games on App Engine, Puppet for GCP, and a firewall for App Engine” blog (https://medium.com/google-cloud/this-week-in-google-cloud-premium-and-standard-networking-tiers-nyt-games-on-app-engine-puppet-dafdad45cb69) * Creating a GCP type provider in 6 (well 7) easy steps blog (https://medium.com/google-cloud/creating-a-gcp-type-provider-in-6-well-7-easy-steps-19e6c59e1ae8) * Aja Hammerly’s (https://twitter.com/the_thagomizer) Battleship blog series (http://www.thagomizer.com/blog/series/battleship.html) Interview * BigQuery site (https://cloud.google.com/bigquery/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/bigquery/docs/) * BigQuery under the hood blog (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2016/01/bigquery-under-the-hood) * Dremel paper (https://research.google.com/pubs/pub36632.html) * Borg and Kubernetes with John Wilkes podcast (https://www.gcppodcast.com/post/episode-46-borg-and-k8s-with-john-wilkes/) Question of the week I want to talk to to my phone like it’s J.A.R.V.I.S. (http://ironman.wikia.com/wiki/J.A.R.V.I.S.) and make it do things. How can I build a bot to do this? * Cloud Speech API site (https://cloud.google.com/speech/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/speech/docs/) * Cloud Natural Language Processing API site (https://cloud.google.com/natural-language/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/natural-language/docs/) * API.AI site (https://api.ai/) docs (https://api.ai/docs/getting-started/basics) * Intents docs (https://api.ai/docs/intents) * Go library github (https://github.com/campoy/apiai) (../images/icons/bigdata/BigQuery.png) BigQuery Where can you find us next? Francesc will be presenting at Google Cloud Summit in Sydney (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Sydney-2017.html) and Google Cloud Summit in Chicago (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-chicago-2017-schedule.html) in September. In October, he’ll be presenting at Velocity London (https://conferences.oreilly.com/velocity/vl-eu), Google Cloud Summit Paris (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Paris-2017.html) and Devfest Nantes (https://devfest.gdgnantes.com/) Mark is speaking at Austin Game Conference (http://austingamecon.com/) and attending Strangeloop (https://www.
Sept. 6, 2017 · 00:44:56
What is the difference between AI and ML? Melanie Warrick (https://twitter.com/nyghtowl) joins your co-hosts Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) and Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) to discuss the differences and what applications it can have. About Melanie Warrick Melanie (https://twitter.com/nyghtowl) is a Senior Developer Advocate at Google. Previous experience includes work as a founding engineer on Deeplearning4J as well as implementing machine learning in production at Change.org. Prior experience also covers business consulting and large enterprise technology implementations for a wide variety of companies. Over the last couple years, she’s spoken at many conferences about artificial intelligence, and her passions are working on machine learning problems at scale. Cool things of the week * Announcing new Stackdriver Logging features and expanded free logs limits blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/announcing-new-Stackdriver-Logging-features-and-expanded-free-logs-limits.html) * Preventing log waste with Stackdriver Logging blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/preventing-log-waste-with-Stackdriver-Logging.html) * How to build a conversational app using Cloud Machine Learning APIs, Part 3 blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/how-to-build-a-conversational-app-using-Cloud-Machine-Learning-APIs-Part-3-of-3-Google-Assistant.html) * Your next app might be a bot! Building conversational UX with API.AI youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHX1GqZuaII) * The canonical new book about stream processing announcement (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2017/08/the-canonical-new-book-about-stream-processing) * Quickdraw site (https://quickdraw.withgoogle.com/data) github (https://github.com/googlecreativelab/quickdraw-dataset) Interview * Narrow AI wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weak_AI) * Quantum Computing wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_computing) * TensorFlow site (https://www.tensorflow.org/) * DeepMind site (https://deepmind.com/) * Cloud Machine Learning Engine site (https://cloud.google.com/ml-engine/) * Keras site (https://keras.io/) * Pytorch site (http://pytorch.org/) * Caffe site (http://caffe.berkeleyvision.org/) * O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence (https://conferences.oreilly.com/artificial-intelligence/ai-ny) (San Francisco) talk about reinforcement learning * Strata Data Conference (https://conferences.oreilly.com/strata/strata-ny) (New York) talk about AI * Grace Hopper (https://ghc.anitaborg.org/) (Orlando) talk about AI * Minds Mastering Machines (http://www.mcubed.london/) (London) talk about AI * Crunch (http://crunchconf.com/) (Budapest) talk about machine learning Question of the week What if you want you want to do an action whenever any Pod is created or destroyed on Kubernetes? * Kubernetes Pod Watch API docs (https://kubernetes.io/docs/api-reference/v1.7/#watch-list-65) * kubectl get command docs (https://kubernetes.io/docs/user-guide/kubectl/v1.7/#get) Where can you find us next? Francesc just released an episode of justforfunc (http://justforfunc.com) last week on Go Type Aliases (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vg603e9C-Vg), and will be presenting at Google Cloud Summit in Sydney (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Sydney-2017.html) in September and then heading to Google Cloud Summit in Chicago (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-chicago-2017-schedule.html). Mark is speaking at Gameacon (http://www.gameaconvegas.com/) and Austin Game Conference (http://austingamecon.com/) and attending Strangeloop (https://www.thestrangeloop.com/) once he’s done with all that. He is also heading to Australia in October for GDG Devfest Melbourne (http://gdgmelbourne.com/) and Game Connect Asia Pacific (http://gcap.com.au/) as well.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/9yixLPE1Xd0)
Aug. 30, 2017 · 00:41:39
Michael Will (https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-will-30576a1/), Director of Technical Operations at Phoenix One Games (http://www.guardiankingdoms.com/), joins your co-hosts Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) and Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) today to tell us about their migration from their own hardware to the cloud, how they did it, and what they learned from it. About Michael Will Michael is experienced in the design and deployment of high performance compute clusters both from hardware and software aspect with a parallel execution and solution architecture focus from IBM 390 running Linux to Penguin Computing commodity hardware for 10+ years, applying in the last 5 years to his passion for real time strategy gaming at Phoenix Age / Kabam / Phoenix One Games. Cool things of the week * Moving The New York Times Games Platform to Google App Engine New York Times blog (https://open.nytimes.com/moving-the-new-york-times-games-platform-to-google-app-engine-e9337f2c9444?mcubz=0) * Introducing Network Service Tiers: Your cloud network, your way GCP blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/introducing-Network-Service-Tiers-your-cloud-network-your-way.html) * Titan in depth: Security in plaintext GCP blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/Titan-in-depth-security-in-plaintext.html) * Final Day at Cloud Next gcppodcast 67 (https://www.gcppodcast.com/post/episode-67-final-day-at-cloud-next/) Interview * Google Compute Engine docs (https://cloud.google.com/compute/) * Gaming Solutions on Google Cloud Platform docs (https://cloud.google.com/solutions/gaming/) * Google Cloud Storage docs (https://cloud.google.com/storage/) * Couchbase (https://www.couchbase.com) * Google Cloud and Couchbase Server: Zero to Millions of Operations in No Time couchbase.com (https://www.couchbase.com/resources/presentations/google-cloud-and-couchbase-server-zero-to-millions-of-operations-in-no-time.html) * VERTICA database info (https://www.vertica.com/) (../images/post/phoenixone.png) Phoenix One Games Question of the week How to secure an App Engine application? * App Engine login (required/admin in your app.yaml (https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/standard/python/config/appref)), only Google accounts. * OAuth2: Firebase Authentication (https://firebase.google.com/docs/auth/) Auth0 (https://auth0.com/). * Cloud Identity-Aware Proxy (https://cloud.google.com/iap/docs/app-engine-quickstart) * App Engine firewall (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/introducing-App-Engine-firewall-an-easy-way-to-control-access-to-your-app.html) (beta) Where can you find us next? Francesc just released another justforfunc (http://justforfunc.com) episode on Go Type Aliases (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vg603e9C-Vg), and will be presenting at Google Cloud Summit in Sydney (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Sydney-2017.html) in September. Mark is entering crazy season, currently speaking at Pax Dev (http://dev.paxsite.com/) and then attending Pax West (http://west.paxsite.com/) right after. He’ll then be speaking at Gameacon (http://www.gameaconvegas.com/) and Austin Game Conference (http://austingamecon.com/) and attending Strangeloop (https://www.thestrangeloop.com/) once he’s done with all that.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/-UXHRoewSpw)
Aug. 23, 2017 · 00:32:21
In this week’s episode Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) and Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) are joined by Amit Pande (https://twitter.com/amitpande_2000), Product Management Leader for Google Cloud to discuss how machine learning can automate the media and entertainment industry. About Amit Pande Amit Pande (https://twitter.com/amitpande_2000) is a Product Management Leader for Google Cloud. In this role, Amit is responsible for working closely with leaders across Media and Entertainment Industry to help them envision and transform their business with Google Cloud, Big Data and Machine Learning. Amit is a veteran product manager with 6 years of experience leading several successful products across Google Search, Ads and Google Play product areas. Prior to joining Google, Amit worked in various product and engineering leadership roles at Microsoft for 8 years including on Xbox Video and Music. Amit holds a masters degree in Computer Science from University of Southern California. He lives in San Francisco with his wife. Cool things of the week * Cloud Speech API improves longform audio recognition and adds 30 new language variants blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/Cloud-Speech-API-improves-longform-audio-recognition-and-adds-30-new-language-variants.html) * Guide to common Cloud Dataflow use-case patterns part 1 (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2017/06/guide-to-common-cloud-dataflow-use-case-patterns-part-1) part 2 (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2017/08/guide-to-common-cloud-dataflow-use-case-patterns-part-2) * How to build a conversational app using Cloud Machine Learning APIs part 1 (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/07/how-to-build-a-conversational-app-that-sees-listens-talks-and-translates-using-Cloud-Machine-Learning-APIs-part-1.html) part 2 (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/how-to-build-a-conversational-app-using-Cloud-Machine-Learning-APIs-Part-2.html) Interview * Cloud Media solutions (https://cloud.google.com/solutions/media/) * Cloud CDN site (https://cloud.google.com/cdn/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/cdn/docs/) * Cloud AI products (https://cloud.google.com/products/machine-learning/) * Tensorflow site (https://www.tensorflow.org/) * Cloud Machine Learning Engine site (https://cloud.google.com/ml-engine/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/ml-engine/docs/) * Cloud Natural Language API site (https://cloud.google.com/natural-language/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/natural-language/docs/) * Cloud Speech API site (https://cloud.google.com/speech/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/speech/docs/) * Cloud Video Intelligence API site (https://cloud.google.com/video-intelligence/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/video-intelligence/docs/) * IBC 2017 (https://show.ibc.org/) in Amsterdam - Sept 14th - 18th, 2017 * MACHINE INTELLIGENCE COMES TO CONTENT CREATION (http://www.etcenter.org/digital-town-square-3/) - Organized by ETC in LA on Sept 27, 2017 Question of the week We have a new answer to the question from last week! Is there a way to access and administer Kubernetes from my phone? Thanks to Dylan Graham (https://twitter.com/plusplusdylan/status/898167046566846464) for a great answer! * Cabin github (https://github.com/bitnami/cabin) android (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.skippbox.cabin) iOS (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cabin-manage-kubernetes-applications/id1137054392?mt=8) Where can you find us next? Francesc will be presenting at Google Cloud Summit in Sydney (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Sydney-2017.html) in September, Velocity London (https://conferences.oreilly.com/velocity/vl-eu) in October, dotGo (https://www.dotgo.eu/) in Paris and Gophercon Brazil (https://2017.gopherconbr.org/), in November. Mark is will be presenting at Pax Dev (http://dev.paxsite.com/) and then attending Pax West (http://west.paxsite.com/) right after. He’ll then be speaking at Gameacon (http://www.gameaconvegas.
Aug. 15, 2017 · 00:38:22
Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) and Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) welcome the incredible Greg DeMichillie (https://twitter.com/gregde) into their studio this week, to talk all about Google Cloud’s Office of the CTO, and how it works with enterprise companies. About Greg DeMichillie Greg (https://twitter.com/gregde) has 20 years experience in creating great computing platforms for developers and IT alike. He has been at Google since before the inception of Google Cloud Platform and as Director of Product he lead the product teams for App Engine, Compute Engine, Kubernetes & Container Engine, as well as the Developer Console, SDKs, and Billing system. He has delivered keynote presentations and product demos at events such as Google I/O and Google Cloud NEXT as well as interviews with the New York Times, Wall St Journal, and other publications. Prior to joining Google, he had leadership roles at variety of companies including Adobe and Amazon, as well as a decade at Microsoft where he was a developer on the first version of Visual C++, the development manager for Microsoft’s Java tools, and lead the product team for the creation of C#. Cool things of the week * Cloud SQL for PostgreSQL updated with new extensions blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/Cloud-SQL-for-PostgreSQL-updated-with-new-extensions.html) docs (https://cloud.google.com/sql/docs/postgres/extensions) issue tracker (https://cloud.google.com/support/docs/issue-trackers#feature_requests) discussion group (https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/google-cloud-sql-discuss) * Celebrating Six Months of Open Access, plus The Met on Google BigQuery blog (http://www.metmuseum.org/blogs/digital-underground/2017/six-months-of-open-access-plus-google-bigquery) * Deploying Clojure applications to Google Cloud blog (https://circleci.com/blog/deploying-clojure-applications-to-google-cloud/) * Announcing price cuts on Local SSDs for on-demand and preemptible instances blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/announcing-price-cuts-on-Local-SSDs-for-on-demand-and-preemptible-instances.html) Interview * How the queen of Silicon Valley is helping Google go after Amazon’s most profitable business article (http://www.businessinsider.com/how-diane-greene-transformed-googles-cloud-2016-6) * Lush migrating to Google Cloud in 22 days blog (https://www.blog.google/topics/google-cloud/how-google-cloud-transforming-european-business/) * Evernote migrating to Google Cloud blog (https://blog.evernote.com/blog/2017/02/08/evernote-reaches-the-cloud/) * Google Cloud Summit Sydney site (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Sydney-2017.html) * Google Cloud Summit Paris site (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Paris-2017.html) * Google Cloud Summit Seattle site (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-seattle-2017.html) * Google Cloud Summit Chicago site (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-chicago-2017-schedule.html) * Google Cloud Summit Stockholm site (https://cloudplatformonline.com/Summit-Stockholm-2017.html?utm_campaign=-team-ss) * Look out for more Summits in: Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangalore, Munich, and Sau Paulo Question of the week Is there a way to access the Kubernetes dashboard without running kubectl proxy? Such as, if I wanted to view or control my Kubernetes cluster from my phone? * Kubernetes UI docs (https://kubernetes.io/docs/tasks/access-application-cluster/web-ui-dashboard/) * kubectl proxy docs (https://kubernetes.io/docs/tasks/access-kubernetes-api/http-proxy-access-api/) * Creating Authorized Networks for Master Access docs (https://cloud.google.com/container-engine/docs/authorized-networks) * Google Cloud Shell site (https://cloud.google.com/shell/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/shell/docs/) Where can you find us next? Francesc is going on holidays!!! But he just released a justforfunc (http://justforfunc.com) episode on Contributing to the Go project (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjZMKKfNVMc),
Aug. 9, 2017 · 00:31:18
Today Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) have the honor to be joined by Alim Jaffer (https://twitter.com/alimjaffer) and Mo Firouz (https://twitter.com/mofirouz) from Heroic Labs to discuss their open source framework for social and realtime apps and games. About Alim Jaffer A member of the founding team, Alim joined Heroic Labs in 2016 as the VP of Product after having worked in startups focused in the games and health verticals. He is based in Vancouver, Canada and San Francisco. About Mo Firouz Mo cofounded Heroic Labs and is part of the core engineering team. Mo has worked on various products in Heroic Labs including the core Nakama server as well as Heroic Managed Cloud where he was primarily responsible for automating server provisioning and the monitoring stack with Kubernetes. Mo previously worked as a system architect in VisualDNA and built scalable big-data analytics systems, and prior to that built realtime high frequency trading systems. Cool things of the week * CRE life lessons: What is a dark launch, and what does it do for me? blog post (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/08/CRE-life-lessons-what-is-a-dark-launch-and-what-does-it-do-for-me.html) * Cloud Dataproc is now even faster and easier to use for running Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop announcement (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2017/07/cloud-dataproc-is-now-even-faster-and-easier-to-use-for-running-apache-spark-and-apache-hadoop) * Canary Deployments using Istio blog post (https://istio.io/blog/canary-deployments-using-istio.html) Interview * Heroic Labs heroiclabs.com (https://heroiclabs.com/) * Heroic Labs on GitHub repository (https://github.com/heroiclabs) * Heroic Labs Documentation (https://heroiclabs.com/docs) * Google Container Engine (https://cloud.google.com/container-engine) * CockroachDB (https://www.cockroachlabs.com/) (../images/post/heroiclabs.png) Question of the week Accessing Cloud SQL instances from Cloud Functions? Use SQL Proxy, as for the Managed Instance Group, which we cover on episode 81 (https://gcppodcast.com/post/episode-81-cloud-dataflow-with-frances-perry/). * Connecting MySQL Client from Compute Engine (https://cloud.google.com/sql/docs/mysql/connect-compute-engine) * About the Cloud SQL Proxy (https://cloud.google.com/sql/docs/mysql/sql-proxy) * CloudSQL Proxy GitHub repo (https://github.com/GoogleCloudPlatform/cloudsql-proxy) Where can you find us next? Francesc just released a justforfunc (http://justforfunc.com) episode on Contributing to the Go project (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjZMKKfNVMc). He’ll be soon taking some well deserved holidays! Mark will be speaking at Pax Dev (http://dev.paxsite.com/) and then attending Pax West (http://west.paxsite.com/) right after.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/mwkByOKwQQQ)
Aug. 2, 2017 · 00:38:09
Tim Hockin (https://twitter.com/thockin), one of the engineers that started the Kubernetes project, joins Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) to talk about all of the cool stuff coming up with Kubernetes 1.7. About Tim Hockin Tim was one of the first engineers on Kubernetes and GKE, where he has been involved in things like networking, storage, node management, API, plugins, and more. Before Kubernetes, he worked on Google’s internal systems, Borg and Omega, mostly on the node management side, and on Google’s machine management, hardware bringup, and kernels. He has been contributing to open-source projects since 1995, when he first learned C. Cool things of the week * Cloud Shell’s code editor now in beta announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/07/Cloud-Shells-code-editor-now-in-beta.html) * How App Engine helped power Super Mario Run blog post (https://www.blog.google/topics/google-cloud/how-app-engine-helped-power-super-mario-run/) * New hands-on labs for scientific data processing on Google Cloud Platform blog post (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2017/07/new-hands-on-labs-for-scientific-data-processing-on-google-cloud-platform) Interview * kubernetes.io (https://kubernetes.io/) is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. * Kubernetes 1.7: Security Hardening, Stateful Application Updates and Extensibility blog post (http://blog.kubernetes.io/2017/06/kubernetes-1.7-security-hardening-stateful-application-extensibility-updates.html) * Kubernetes 1.7 release notes (https://github.com/kubernetes/features/blob/master/release-1.7/release-1.7.md) * Kubernetes StatefulSets docs (https://kubernetes.io/docs/concepts/workloads/controllers/statefulset/) * Kubernetes API Aggregation GitHub issue (https://github.com/kubernetes/features/issues/263) * Extend the Kubernetes API with CustomResourceDefinitions docs (https://kubernetes.io/docs/tasks/access-kubernetes-api/extend-api-custom-resource-definitions/) Question of the week When should I use a pod and when a container? Tim Hockin’s slides are here (https://speakerdeck.com/thockin/kubernetes-understanding-pods-vs-containers). Where can you find us next? Francesc just released a justforfunc (http://justforfunc.com) episode on Go Testing (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVFEV-ieeew&t=61s). He’ll be soon taking some well deserved holidays! Mark will be speaking at Pax Dev (http://dev.paxsite.com/) and then attending Pax West (http://west.paxsite.com/) right after.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/084xjTGUt2Y)
July 26, 2017 · 00:31:36
Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) are joined this week by Jonathan Cham, a Customer Engineer at Google Cloud Platform, to discuss what his job entails and how our customers can benefit from it. About Jonathan Cham Jonathan Cham is a customer engineer who helps customers be successful on the Google Cloud Platform. For 10 years, he has advised companies of all stages– from startups to Fortune 50 companies on cloud technologies and helping them accelerate the delivery of IT. He wants to help build your next successful billion dollar business on the Google Cloud Platform! In his free time, he is changing lots of diapers, not by choice, and preparing his 3 month son for the 2036 NBA draft. Cool things of the week * Google not Amazon. Make fantastic savings in a server-less world blog post (https://in.3wks.com.au/google-not-amazon-make-fantastic-savings-in-a-serverless-world-b6d37710839c) * TCP BBR congestion control comes to GCP – your Internet just got faster GCP blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/07/TCP-BBR-congestion-control-comes-to-GCP-your-Internet-just-got-faster.html) * Google’s BBR Algorithm for Speeding up Internet Traffic Gains Wider Adoption bleepingcomputer.com (https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/technology/googles-bbr-algorithm-for-speeding-up-internet-traffic-gains-wider-adoption/) * Introducing Transfer Appliance: Sneakernet for the cloud era GCP blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/07/introducing-Transfer-Appliance-Sneakernet-for-the-cloud-era.html) Interview * Contact Google Cloud Platform contact (https://cloud.google.com/contact/) * Introducing Google Customer Reliability Engineering announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2016/10/introducing-a-new-era-of-customer-support-Google-Customer-Reliability-Engineering.html) * We’re hiring Strategic Customer Engineer Google Careers (https://careers.google.com/jobs#!t=jo&jid=/google/strategic-customer-engineer-google-cloud-singapore-5410012&) * Dremel: Interactive Analysis of Web-Scale Datasets Google Research (https://research.google.com/pubs/pub36632.html) Question of the week How can I attend GCP meetups without traveling? GCP Online Meetup: * YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7ZAfUgm7xIXzzRPltMnFzQ) * Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/GCPOnline/) Where can you find us next? Francesc will be at the July GoSF Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/golangsf/events/240173664/). Mark will be speaking at Pax Dev (http://dev.paxsite.com/) and then attending Pax West (http://west.paxsite.com/) right after.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/Yo7XUjbqZJc)
July 19, 2017
Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) are joined this week by Lukas Karlsson (https://twitter.com/lukwam) from Broad Institute and Mike Altarace from Google Cloud Platform to discuss the Platinum Customer relationship with Google Cloud Platform. About Lukas Karlsson Lukas (https://twitter.com/lukwam) has been working at the Broad in various roles over the last fourteen years or so. He now run our cloud architecture and strategy and works in developer relations, advocating for the software developers who consume our services. About Mike Altarace Mike has been a Strategic Customer Engineer (SCE, pronounced Ski) assigned to the Broad Institute for over a year. He’s been working with Broad on all manners of operating their GCP environment. All is on the table, technical issues, billing, shared events, certifications. Cool things of the week * Google Cloud Platform now open in London blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/07/Google-Cloud-Platform-now-open-in-London.html) gdpr (https://www.blog.google/topics/google-cloud/google-cloud-our-commitment-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/) * Container Engine now runs Kubernetes 1.7 to drive enterprise-ready secure hybrid workloads blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/07/Container-Engine-now-runs-Kubernetes-1-7-to-drive-enterprise-ready-secure-hybrid-workloads.html) * Marvin is a go-kit server for Google App Engine github (https://github.com/NYTimes/marvin) * Google Container Builder Part 1 (Cloud Rolling Update) youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXvFhwpgitM&feature=youtu.be) podcast (https://www.gcppodcast.com/post/episode-79-container-builder-with-christopher-sanson-and-david-bendory/) Interview * Broad Institute site (https://www.broadinstitute.org/) * Google Cloud Storages home (https://cloud.google.com/storage/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/storage/docs/) * Pre-emptible Virtual Machines site (https://cloud.google.com/preemptible-vms/) docs (https://cloud.google.com/compute/docs/instances/preemptible) * Google Cloud Platinum Support support (https://cloud.google.com/support/) * Customer Reliability Engineers podcast (https://www.gcppodcast.com/post/episode-72-customer-reliability-engineering-with-luke-stone/) * Gaining full control over your organization’s cloud resources (Google Cloud Next ‘17) youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gE_8zDoCY84) (../images/post/BroadInstLogo.png) Question of the week If I want to run a single node development Kubernetes cluster, and I don’t want to pay for a Network LoadBalancer as well - how do I expose services? * NodePort Services docs (https://kubernetes.io/docs/concepts/services-networking/service/#type-nodeport) * Configure a static IP for a Ingress Service docs (https://cloud.google.com/container-engine/docs/tutorials/http-balancer#step_5_optional_configuring_a_static_ip_address) Where can you find us next? Francesc will be at the July GoSF Meetup (https://www.meetup.com/golangsf/events/240173664/). Mark will be speaking at Pax Dev (http://dev.paxsite.com/) and then attending Pax West (http://west.paxsite.com/) right after.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/aBQcShPnHL0)
July 12, 2017 · 00:34:02
Due to popular demand, this week Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) are joined by Product Manager Varun Talwar (https://twitter.com/varungyan) and Senior Staff Software Engineer Sven Mawson (https://twitter.com/SvenMawson) to discuss all things Istio (https://istio.io/), an open platform to connect, manage, and secure microservices. About Varun Talwar Product Manager in Google Cloud; founding PM on @grpcio (https://twitter.com/grpcio) and @IstioMesh (https://twitter.com/IstioMesh) About Sven Mawson Software Engineer in Google Cloud; founder of @IstioMesh (https://twitter.com/IstioMesh) Cool things of the week * gSlack: Integrating Google Cloud Platform with Slack blog (https://blog.doit-intl.com/gslack-9391be7c191a) * Solution guide: Building connected vehicle apps with Cloud IoT Core blog (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/solution-guide-building-connected-vehicle-apps-with-Cloud-IoT-Core.html) solution (https://cloud.google.com/solutions/designing-connected-vehicle-platform) * Why did the Gopher spend so much at the drug store? punchline (https://twitter.com/Neurotic/status/884462047852863488) * Super Mario Run Case Study youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-29lW2EWock) Interview * Istio home page (https://istio.io/) overview (https://istio.io/docs/concepts/what-is-istio/overview.html) design goals (https://istio.io/docs/concepts/what-is-istio/goals.html) * OSI Network Model wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OSI_model) * Kubernetes sidecar containers blog (http://blog.kubernetes.io/2015/06/the-distributed-system-toolkit-patterns.html) * Installing Istio docs (https://istio.io/docs/tasks/installing-istio.html) * Monitoring via Prometheus (https://prometheus.io/) (podcast (https://gcppodcast.com/post/episode-82-prometheus-with-julius-volz/)) and Grafana (https://grafana.com/) * Envoy L7 proxy homepage (https://lyft.github.io/envoy/) * Istio Ingress Controller docs (https://istio.io/docs/tasks/ingress.html) (../images/post/istio.png) Question of the week If I want to apply Istio to an existing Kubernetes application, how do I do it? * Managing microservices with the Istio service mesh blog (http://blog.kubernetes.io/2017/05/managing-microservices-with-istio-service-mesh.html) * istioctl kube-inject docs (https://istio.io/docs/reference/commands/istioctl.html#synopsis-5) Where can you find us next? Francesc will be at GopherCon (https://www.gophercon.com/) in Denver. He also recently released the Go Tooling in Action (https://github.com/campoy/go-tooling-workshop) workshop and a new justforfunc (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5ufcpTGIJM) episode! Mark will be speaking at Google Cloud Summit, New York (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-NewYork-2017.html) with Phoenix One Games in July, as well as TA’ing the Kubernetes Bootcamp (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-NewYork-2017-Bootcamp.html). He also released the second blog post (http://www.compoundtheory.com/scaling-dedicated-game-servers-with-kubernetes-part-2-managing-cpu-and-memory/) in his series about running Game Servers on Kubernetes.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/T_vp40f--MI)
July 5, 2017 · 00:34:36
Wendy Kan (https://twitter.com/wendykan) joins your co-hosts Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) today to talk about Kaggle, their competitions, and the cool data sets available on their platform. Kaggle joined the Google family a few months ago, so it’s a great opportunity to know more about the platform and the amazing community behind it. About Wendy Kan Wendy is a data scientist at Kaggle, the largest global data science community. Wendy works with companies and organizations to transform their data into machine learning competitions and had launched over 50 competitions on various topics such as image classification, revenue prediction, GIS and satellite data, click through rate, customer categorization, and real estate prediction. She was a software engineer and researcher before joining Kaggle. She holds BS and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from National Tsing Hua University and PhD in Biomedical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin. Cool things of the week * Google App Engine standard now supports Java 8 announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/Google-App-Engine-standard-now-supports-Java-8.html) * How SREs find the landmines in a service - CRE life lessons blog post (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/how-SREs-find-the-landmines-in-a-service-CRE-life-lessons.html) * How HBO’s Silicon Valley built “Not Hotdog” with mobile TensorFlow, Keras & React Native Hackernoon (https://hackernoon.com/how-hbos-silicon-valley-built-not-hotdog-with-mobile-tensorflow-keras-react-native-ef03260747f3) Interview * Kaggle home page (https://www.kaggle.com/) * Kaggle Competitions list (https://www.kaggle.com/competitions) * Kaggle Datasets list (https://www.kaggle.com/datasets) * Tensorflow: An open-source software library for Machine Intelligence tensorflow.org (https://www.tensorflow.org/) * Keras: The Python Deep Learning library keras.io (https://keras.io/) (../images/post/kaggle.png) Question of the week How do you do client side load balancing with gRPC and Kubernetes? * Ray Tsang answers with a GitHub repo (https://github.com/saturnism/grpc-java-demos/tree/master/kubernetes-lb-example) Where can you find us next? Francesc will be at GopherCon (https://www.gophercon.com/) in Denver! Mark will be speaking at Google Cloud Summit, New York (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-NewYork-2017.html) with Phoenix One Games in July.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/FL24943NyxM)
June 27, 2017 · 00:32:09
If you have ever wanted to play with huge datasets - this is the episode for you! Partner Operations Manager Mike Hamberg and Program Manager Will Curran join your co-hosts Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) to talk through all the public datasets that Google Cloud Platform hosts for you on BigQuery and Google Compute Storage. About Mike Hamberg Mike works on helping Google teams and partners take raw data from the web and make it look beautiful and usable in BigQuery (and other platforms like Merchant Center). About Will Curran Will is a program manager in Google Cloud, focused on Data and Analytics partners and passionate about improving access to the world’s datasets. One of the programs he manages is the Cloud Public Datasets program. Cool things of the week * Google Cloud Platform expands to Australia with new Sydney region - open now announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/Google-Cloud-Region-in-Sydney.html) locations (https://cloud.google.com/about/locations/) * Why We’re Moving to Google Cloud Platform blog (https://bugfender.com/blog/google-cloud-platform-vs-amazon-web-services/) * Story of a successful migration to Google Cloud Platform blog (https://medium.com/meilleursagents-engineering/story-of-a-successful-migration-to-google-cloud-platform-6bc7fa0798e8) Interview * Public Datasets site (https://cloud.google.com/public-datasets/) bigquery (https://cloud.google.com/bigquery/public-data/) * BigQuery site (https://cloud.google.com/bigquery/) * Google Cloud Storage site (https://cloud.google.com/storage/) * Reddit BigQuery subreddit (https://www.reddit.com/r/bigquery/) * TIL BigQuery site (https://tilwbq.com/) * Have a public dataset you want to make public, email [email protected] (mailto:[email protected]) Question of the week I need better visualisation into my billing and product usage - what can I do? * Visualize GCP Billing using BigQuery and Data Studio blog (https://medium.com/google-cloud/visualize-gcp-billing-using-bigquery-and-data-studio-d3e695f90c08) dashboard (https://datastudio.google.com/c/u/0/org/UTgoe29uR0C3F1FBAYBSww/reporting/0B7GT7ZlyzUmCZHFhNDlKVENHYmc/page/dizD) demo (https://bigquery.cloud.google.com/dataset/data-analytics-pocs:public?pli=1) Where can you find us next? Francesc be running a workshop at QCon New York (https://qconnewyork.com/) on Go tooling based on this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBjoTxosSys), after that he’ll be at GopherCon (https://www.gophercon.com/) in Denver! Mark will be hosting the Playcrafting Playtest Night (https://www.playcrafting.com/event/june-playtest-night/) in San Francisco and speaking at Google Cloud Summit, New York (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-NewYork-2017.html) with in July.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/lNNZD2fPCRI)
June 21, 2017 · 00:35:05
It’s all about open source monitoring this week, as Prometheus Co-Founder Julius Volz (https://twitter.com/juliusvolz), joins your co-hosts Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) to talk all about Prometheus (https://prometheus.io/). Where it came from, why it was built and why you should use it. About Julius Volz Julius (https://twitter.com/juliusvolz) co-founded the Prometheus monitoring system and lead the project to success at SoundCloud and beyond. He now focuses on growing the Prometheus community and is the main organizer of PromCon, the first conference around Prometheus. In a previous life, Julius was a Site Reliability Engineer at Google. Cool things of the week * New Singapore GCP region – open now blog (New Singapore GCP region – open now) locations (https://cloud.google.com/about/locations/) * Training an object detector using Cloud Machine Learning Engine blog (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2017/06/training-an-object-detector-using-cloud-machine-learning-engine) * Preparing a Container Engine Environment for Production solution (https://cloud.google.com/solutions/prep-container-engine-for-prod) Interview * Prometheus homepage (https://prometheus.io/) github (https://github.com/prometheus) * Prometheus Overview youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDxcEzu62jk) media (https://prometheus.io/docs/introduction/media/) * Prometheus Query Language docs (https://prometheus.io/docs/querying/basics/) * Grafana homepage (https://grafana.com/) docs (https://prometheus.io/docs/visualization/grafana/) * Prometheus Client Libraries docs (https://prometheus.io/docs/instrumenting/clientlibs/) * Installing Prometheus on Kubernetes helm (https://github.com/kubernetes/charts/tree/master/stable/prometheus) operator (https://coreos.com/blog/the-prometheus-operator.html) * Cortex, a Open source, horizontally scalable Prometheus as a service github (https://github.com/weaveworks/cortex) * Prometheus Federation docs (https://prometheus.io/docs/operating/federation/) * Prometheus Conference, PromCon 2017 site (https://promcon.io/2017-munich/) (../images/post/prometheus.png) Question of the week I didn’t put enough log statements in my application, and now things are broken. Help!? * Using Debug Logpoints docs (https://cloud.google.com/debugger/docs/logpoints) youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9_kMqWasWk) Where can you find us next? Francesc just released a new #justforfunc episode (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQeAKSJH4vw) where he builds a Twitter bot that runs for free on GCP. He will be running a workshop at QCon New York (https://qconnewyork.com/) on Go tooling based on this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBjoTxosSys), after that he’ll be at GopherCon in Denver! Mark will be speaking at Google Cloud Summit, New York (https://cloudplatformonline.com/summit-NewYork-2017.html) in July.(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/_vQfphHhZRI)
June 14, 2017 · 00:34:27
Cloud Dataflow and its OSS counterpart Apache Beam are amazing tools for Big Data. So today your co-hosts Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) interview Frances Perry (https://twitter.com/francesjperry), the Tech Lead and PMC for those projects, to join us and tell us more about it. About Frances Perry Frances Perry (https://twitter.com/francesjperry) is a software engineer who likes to make big data processing easy, intuitive, and efficient. After many years working on Google’s internal data processing stack, she joined the Cloud Dataflow team to make this technology available to external cloud customers. She led the early work on Dataflow’s unified batch/streaming programming model and is now on the PMC for Apache Beam. Cool things of the week * Rewriting moviegolf.com (https://moviegolf.com) Medium (https://medium.com/google-cloud/rewriting-moviegolf-com-e5c01fd396dc) * App Engine users, now you can configure custom domains from the API or CLI announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/App-Engine-users-now-you-can-configure-custom-domains-from-the-API-or-CLI.html) * Join the gRPC/Istio community day June 26th at Google Sunnyvale twitter (https://twitter.com/IstioMesh/status/871780296651354112) Interview * Cloud Dataflow homepage (https://cloud.google.com/dataflow/) * Apache Beam homepage (https://beam.apache.org/) * Java SDK Quickstart docs (https://beam.apache.org/get-started/quickstart-java/) * Python SDK Quickstart docs (https://beam.apache.org/get-started/quickstart-py/) * Cloud Dataflow, Apache Beam and you announcement (https://cloud.google.com/blog/big-data/2016/08/cloud-dataflow-apache-beam-and-you) (../images/icons/bigdata/Cloud-Dataflow.png) Question of the week How can I connect all the instances in a Managed Instance Group to CloudSQL securely? * Connecting MySQL Client from Compute Engine (https://cloud.google.com/sql/docs/mysql/connect-compute-engine) * About the Cloud SQL Proxy (https://cloud.google.com/sql/docs/mysql/sql-proxy) * CloudSQL Proxy GitHub repo (https://github.com/GoogleCloudPlatform/cloudsql-proxy) Where can you find us next? Francesc just released a new #justforfunc episode (https://youtu.be/yuW6BwOS8Eg?list=PL64wiCrrxh4Jisi7OcCJIUpguV_f5jGnZ) where he explains how to use cgo. He will be running a workshop at QCon New York (https://qconnewyork.com/) on Go tooling based on this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBjoTxosSys), after that he’ll be at GopherCon in Denver! Mark is still on vacation - but don’t worry, he’ll be back soon!(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/YMoS9kL7_LY)
June 7, 2017 · 00:31:21
Yesterday Spinnaker (https://spinnaker.io) reached its version 1.0 (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/spinnaker-10-continuous-delivery.html), today Francesc (https://twitter.com/francesc) and Mark (https://twitter.com/Neurotic) talk to Steven Kim and Christopher Sanson about it! Spinnaker is an open-source multi-cloud continuous delivery platform used in production at companies like Netflix, Waze, Target, and Cloudera, plus a new open-source command line interface (CLI) tool called halyard that makes it easy to deploy Spinnaker itself About Steven Kim Steven Kim is an engineering manager at Google based in New York City, focused on build and delivery systems. Prior to Google, Steven ran engineering teams at DreamWorks Animation, and was a part of the technical leadership in new initiatives at the studio. About Christopher Sanson Christopher Sanson is the Product Manager for Cloud Container Builder, Spinnaker, and Cloud CICD at Google. Prior to joining Google he ran his own software development company, building web and mobile apps for companies from startups to the Fortune 100. Cool things of the week * Coolest features of Google Container Builder blog post (https://medium.com/google-cloud/container-builder-797c0dc2c991) by Ahmet Alp Balkan (https://twitter.com/ahmetb) * Know thy enemy: how to prioritize and communicate risks - CRE life lessons blog post (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/05/know-thy-enemy-how-to-prioritize-and-communicate-risks-CRE-life-lessons.html) * #72 Customer Reliability Engineering with Luke Stone gcppodcast (https://www.gcppodcast.com/post/episode-72-customer-reliability-engineering-with-luke-stone/) * Sherol Chen (https://twitter.com/ffpaladin)’s page on Machine Learning Eliza Effect (http://www.elizaeffect.com/) Interview * Spinnaker spinnaker.io (https://spinnaker.io) * Spinnaker 1.0: a continuous delivery platform for cloud announcement (https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/06/spinnaker-10-continuous-delivery.html) * Release Engineering (https://landing.google.com/sre/book/chapters/release-engineering.html) chapter of the SRE book (https://landing.google.com/sre/book.html) * Deploying the Netflix API Netflix Tech Blog (https://medium.com/netflix-techblog/deploying-the-netflix-api-79b6176cc3f0) * Spinnaker on Google Cloud Deployment Manager (https://console.cloud.google.com/launcher/details/click-to-deploy-images/spinnaker) (../images/post/spinnaker.png) * Spinnaker Meetup in San Francisco meetup.com (https://www.meetup.com/spinnaker/) * Join the Spinnaker Channel on Slack join.spinnaker.io (http://join.spinnaker.io/) Question of the week Could you clarify the pricing model for Google Cloud Source Repositories? * Cloud Source Repositories Pricing and Quota (https://cloud.google.com/source-repositories/pricing) Where can you find us next? Francesc will be running a workshop at QCon New York (https://qconnewyork.com/) on Go tooling based on this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBjoTxosSys), after that he’ll be at GopherCon in Denver! Mark is going on vacation for a few weeks - but don’t worry, he’ll still be on the podcast!(http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/GcpPodcast/~4/AIsIRHhwijQ)