New Anthos training: a masterclass in hybrid cloud architecture and managementNew Anthos training: a masterclass in hybrid cloud architecture and managementTechnical Curriculum Lead, Cloud Application Development

You’re moving faster than ever to build new applications, innovate, and bring value to your customers. Anthos, Google Cloud’s open application modernization platform, can help you modernize your existing applications, making them more portable, maintainable, scalable and secure. And now, our newest learning specialization, Architecting Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure with Anthos, is live, showing how you … Read more New Anthos training: a masterclass in hybrid cloud architecture and managementNew Anthos training: a masterclass in hybrid cloud architecture and managementTechnical Curriculum Lead, Cloud Application Development

Using deemed SLIs to measure customer reliabilityUsing deemed SLIs to measure customer reliabilityCustomer Reliability Engineer

Do you own and operate a software service? If so, is your service a ”platform”? In other words, does it run and manage applications of a wide range of users and/or companies? There are both simple and complex types of platforms, all of which serve customers. One example could be Google Cloud, which provides, among … Read more Using deemed SLIs to measure customer reliabilityUsing deemed SLIs to measure customer reliabilityCustomer Reliability Engineer

Google acquires AppSheet to help businesses create and extend applications—without codingGoogle acquires AppSheet to help businesses create and extend applications—without codingVice President, Business Application Platform, Google Cloud

Today, Google is excited to announce that it has acquired AppSheet, a leading no-code application development platform used by a number of enterprises across a variety of industries.  The demand for faster processes and automation in today’s competitive landscape requires more business applications to be built with greater speed and efficiency. However, many companies lack … Read more Google acquires AppSheet to help businesses create and extend applications—without codingGoogle acquires AppSheet to help businesses create and extend applications—without codingVice President, Business Application Platform, Google Cloud

IBM Power Systems now available on Google CloudIBM Power Systems now available on Google CloudCorporate Vice President, Global Ecosystem at Google Cloud

Enterprises looking to the cloud to modernize their existing infrastructure and streamline their business processes have many options. At one end of the spectrum, some organizations are replatforming entire legacy systems to adopt the cloud. Many others, however, want to continue leveraging their existing infrastructure while still benefiting from the cloud’s flexible consumption model, scalability, … Read more IBM Power Systems now available on Google CloudIBM Power Systems now available on Google CloudCorporate Vice President, Global Ecosystem at Google Cloud

Exploring container security: Navigate the security seas with ease in GKE v1.15Exploring container security: Navigate the security seas with ease in GKE v1.15Product Manager, Container SecuritySecurity Engineer, GKE Security

Enabling node auto-upgrade Keeping the version of Kubernetes up-to-date is one of the simplest things you can do to improve your security. According to the shared responsibility model, we patch and upgrade GKE masters for you, but upgrading the nodes remains your responsibility. Node auto-upgrade automatically provides security patches, bug fixes and other upgrades to … Read more Exploring container security: Navigate the security seas with ease in GKE v1.15Exploring container security: Navigate the security seas with ease in GKE v1.15Product Manager, Container SecuritySecurity Engineer, GKE Security

A home away from home: Wayfair goes hybrid on Google Cloud with 100 Gbps Dedicated InterconnectA home away from home: Wayfair goes hybrid on Google Cloud with 100 Gbps Dedicated InterconnectVP of Product Management – Networking

Whatever the requirement—everything from enterprise-readiness fundamentals like reliability, performance, and security, to innovations for enabling microservices architecture or hybrid/multi-cloud deployments—the Google Cloud networking portfolio has something to offer.   For Wayfair Inc., an American e-commerce company and one of the world’s largest online sellers of home goods, globally resilient connectivity was the key to streamlining its … Read more A home away from home: Wayfair goes hybrid on Google Cloud with 100 Gbps Dedicated InterconnectA home away from home: Wayfair goes hybrid on Google Cloud with 100 Gbps Dedicated InterconnectVP of Product Management – Networking

Exploratory data analysis, feature selection for better ML modelsExploratory data analysis, feature selection for better ML modelsCloud Machine Learning Engineer

When you’re getting started with a machine learning (ML) project, one critical principle to keep in mind is that data is everything. It is often said that if ML is the rocket engine, then the fuel is the (high-quality) data fed to ML algorithms. However, deriving truth and insight from a pile of data can … Read more Exploratory data analysis, feature selection for better ML modelsExploratory data analysis, feature selection for better ML modelsCloud Machine Learning Engineer

Trying cloud on for size: URBN’s Nuuly builds from scratch with Google CloudTrying cloud on for size: URBN’s Nuuly builds from scratch with Google CloudDirector of Engineering, Nuuly

Editor’s note: Today we’re hearing from Nuuly, the subscription-based clothing business of URBN. As a new brand within an established company, their small technology team had the opportunity to build their infrastructure from scratch. Here’s how they did it. At URBN, we’re a retail company that includes several well-known U.S. retail brands: Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, … Read more Trying cloud on for size: URBN’s Nuuly builds from scratch with Google CloudTrying cloud on for size: URBN’s Nuuly builds from scratch with Google CloudDirector of Engineering, Nuuly

Put your archive data on ice with new storage offeringPut your archive data on ice with new storage offeringProduct Manager, Cloud Storage

Data storage provides a key part of the foundation for enterprise data infrastructure, including cloud-based workloads. At Google Cloud, we think that you should have a range of straightforward storage options that allow you to more securely and reliably access your data when and where you need it, without performance bottlenecks or delays to your … Read more Put your archive data on ice with new storage offeringPut your archive data on ice with new storage offeringProduct Manager, Cloud Storage

Google Cloud and FDA MyStudies: Harnessing real-world data for medical researchGoogle Cloud and FDA MyStudies: Harnessing real-world data for medical researchProduct Manager, Google Cloud Healthcare & Life Sciences

Google Cloud is committed to helping customers conduct life-saving research that results in new medications, devices and therapeutics by unlocking the knowledge hidden in real-world data. That’s why we’re supporting the goals of the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, by making the FDA’s open-source MyStudies platform available on Google Cloud Platform. By building on the … Read more Google Cloud and FDA MyStudies: Harnessing real-world data for medical researchGoogle Cloud and FDA MyStudies: Harnessing real-world data for medical researchProduct Manager, Google Cloud Healthcare & Life Sciences

Connect to your VPC and managed Redis from App Engine and Cloud FunctionsConnect to your VPC and managed Redis from App Engine and Cloud FunctionsSoftware EngineerProduct Manager GCP Serverless

Do you wish you could access resources in your Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) with serverless applications running on App Engine or Cloud Functions? Now you can, with the new Serverless VPC Access service. Available now, Serverless VPC access lets you access virtual machines, Cloud Memorystore Redis instances, and other VPC resources from both Cloud Functions … Read more Connect to your VPC and managed Redis from App Engine and Cloud FunctionsConnect to your VPC and managed Redis from App Engine and Cloud FunctionsSoftware EngineerProduct Manager GCP Serverless

Getting started with new table formats on DataprocGetting started with new table formats on DataprocStrategic Cloud Engineer, Google CloudProduct Manager, Google Cloud

At Google Cloud, we’re always looking for ways to help you connect data sources and get the most out of the big data that your business gathers. Dataproc is a fully managed service for running Apache Hadoop ecosystem software such as Apache Hive, Apache Spark, and many more in the cloud. We’re announcing that table … Read more Getting started with new table formats on DataprocGetting started with new table formats on DataprocStrategic Cloud Engineer, Google CloudProduct Manager, Google Cloud

Start 2020 off right with these New Year’s tech resolutionsStart 2020 off right with these New Year’s tech resolutions

You may have already set some goals for yourself for 2020, but what about for your cloud architecture? We’ve assembled some New Year’s resolutions to guide the way toward operating a faster, more efficient cloud infrastructure, and making your role more valuable to the business, too. 1. Lose some data weightThis will be more fun … Read more Start 2020 off right with these New Year’s tech resolutionsStart 2020 off right with these New Year’s tech resolutions

Opening doors, embracing change with cloud data warehousesOpening doors, embracing change with cloud data warehousesGlobal Practice Lead, Google CloudGlobal Data and Analytics Practice Lead

Let’s take a look at each stakeholder and see how their responsibilities change as their organization transitions from on-prem to cloud.  Data consumer  Data analysts and data scientists have a lot to gain from migrating to a cloud data warehouse— easier availability of new datasets, new algorithms to play with, and lower-latency access options in … Read more Opening doors, embracing change with cloud data warehousesOpening doors, embracing change with cloud data warehousesGlobal Practice Lead, Google CloudGlobal Data and Analytics Practice Lead

Google Cloud: Supporting our customers with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)Google Cloud: Supporting our customers with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)VP, Engineering, Trust, Google Cloud

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is a data privacy law that imposes new requirements on businesses and gives consumers in California the right to access, delete, and opt-out of the “sale” of their personal information. Businesses that collect California residents’ personal information and meet certain thresholds (for example, revenue) will need to comply with … Read more Google Cloud: Supporting our customers with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)Google Cloud: Supporting our customers with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)VP, Engineering, Trust, Google Cloud

Kubernetes Podcast in 2019: year-end recapKubernetes Podcast in 2019: year-end recapCo-host, Kubernetes PodcastCo-host, Kubernetes Podcast

At the Kubernetes Podcast, we bring you a weekly round-up of cloud-native news, accompanied by an in-depth interview with a community member. As we publish our 50th and final episode for 2019, it’s time to look back on some of our favorite moments from the year. This year, we stepped out of the studio. We … Read more Kubernetes Podcast in 2019: year-end recapKubernetes Podcast in 2019: year-end recapCo-host, Kubernetes PodcastCo-host, Kubernetes Podcast

Accelerate GCP Foundation Buildout with automationAccelerate GCP Foundation Buildout with automationStrategic Cloud EngineerInfrastructure Cloud Consultant

We know from working with customers that starting your cloud journey can be daunting. Fortunately, there are a variety of formal options to help you on your way, such as engaging trusted advisors in the Google Cloud Professional Services Organization or one of the many partners in the Google Cloud universe. To further accelerate your … Read more Accelerate GCP Foundation Buildout with automationAccelerate GCP Foundation Buildout with automationStrategic Cloud EngineerInfrastructure Cloud Consultant

Big data, big world: new NOAA datasets available on Google CloudBig data, big world: new NOAA datasets available on Google CloudProgram Manager, Google Cloud Public Dataset Program

Our natural world is full of wonders, and full of data about those wonders. The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) documents the world and its changes by gathering and distributing scientific data. Its goal is to keep citizens informed about what’s going on in the world around them—from the ocean to the sun. … Read more Big data, big world: new NOAA datasets available on Google CloudBig data, big world: new NOAA datasets available on Google CloudProgram Manager, Google Cloud Public Dataset Program

Last year today: Top Google Cloud posts in 2019Last year today: Top Google Cloud posts in 2019

As the end of this busy year approaches, we’re stopping to take a look back at this year in Google Cloud technology. From hybrid cloud and serverless development to databases and analytics, there were lots of new solutions to help move your business forward. Check out these most-read posts from 2019.  Making cloud infrastructure and … Read more Last year today: Top Google Cloud posts in 2019Last year today: Top Google Cloud posts in 2019

Year in review: smart analytics makes leaps and boundsYear in review: smart analytics makes leaps and boundsDirector of Product Management, Data Analytics

2019 was an incredible year for us, and I had the opportunity to meet so many of our customers, partners, industry analysts, and our users. It’s truly overwhelming to witness how our customers and partners are developing analytics solutions, and solving some of the most complex business challenges with data insights.  We were inspired by … Read more Year in review: smart analytics makes leaps and boundsYear in review: smart analytics makes leaps and boundsDirector of Product Management, Data Analytics

5 best practices for Compute Engine Cost Optimization5 best practices for Compute Engine Cost OptimizationProfessional Services, Technical Account ManagerProfessional Services, Technical Account Manager

3. Automate cost optimizations The best way to make sure that your team is always following cost-optimization best practices is to automate them, reducing manual intervention. Automation is greatly simplified using a label—a key-value pair applied to various Google Cloud services. For example, you could label instances that only developers use during business hours with … Read more 5 best practices for Compute Engine Cost Optimization5 best practices for Compute Engine Cost OptimizationProfessional Services, Technical Account ManagerProfessional Services, Technical Account Manager

Introducing more maintenance controls for Cloud SQLIntroducing more maintenance controls for Cloud SQLProduct Manager, Google Cloud Platform

Routine maintenance is a part of every database user experience—it’s how we ensure you get the performance improvements and new feature updates that keep your business running smoothly and securely. But we get it: Nobody likes downtime, no matter how brief.  That’s why we’re pleased to announce that Cloud SQL, our fully managed database service … Read more Introducing more maintenance controls for Cloud SQLIntroducing more maintenance controls for Cloud SQLProduct Manager, Google Cloud Platform

Use third-party keys in the cloud with Cloud External Key Manager, now betaUse third-party keys in the cloud with Cloud External Key Manager, now betaSenior Product Manager, Google Cloud

This approach offers several unique security benefits:  Maintain key provenance over your third-party keys. You have strict control over the creation, location, and distribution of your keys.   Full control over who accesses your keys. Because keys are always stored outside Google Cloud, you can enforce that access to data at rest for BigQuery and Compute … Read more Use third-party keys in the cloud with Cloud External Key Manager, now betaUse third-party keys in the cloud with Cloud External Key Manager, now betaSenior Product Manager, Google Cloud

BeyondProd: How Google moved from perimeter-based to cloud-native securityBeyondProd: How Google moved from perimeter-based to cloud-native securityProduct Manager, Container securityHorizontal Lead, Cloud Security

At Google, our infrastructure runs on containers, using a container orchestration system Borg, the precursor to Kubernetes. Google’s architecture is the inspiration and template for what’s widely known as “cloud-native” today—using microservices and containers to enable workloads to be split into smaller, more manageable units for maintenance and discovery. Google’s cloud-native architecture was developed prioritizing … Read more BeyondProd: How Google moved from perimeter-based to cloud-native securityBeyondProd: How Google moved from perimeter-based to cloud-native securityProduct Manager, Container securityHorizontal Lead, Cloud Security

File storage made easier with NetApp Cloud Volumes, now GAFile storage made easier with NetApp Cloud Volumes, now GATechnical Director, Google Cloud Office of the CTOProduct Manager, NetApp

At both NetApp and Google Cloud, we share a mission to offer our users a top-notch file service in Google Cloud. Whether you’re moving workloads to cloud or deploying net-new applications in cloud that need file interfaces, our aim is to offer a highly available, feature-rich, and high-performing file service.  We recently announced two major … Read more File storage made easier with NetApp Cloud Volumes, now GAFile storage made easier with NetApp Cloud Volumes, now GATechnical Director, Google Cloud Office of the CTOProduct Manager, NetApp

Enabling a more secure cloud with our partnersEnabling a more secure cloud with our partnersCorporate Vice President, Global Ecosystem at Google CloudVice President, Engineering, Google Cloud Security

Security is top of mind for every organization, at every stage of your cloud journey, whether you’re just beginning to migrate a few applications or running entire stacks of mission-critical workloads in the cloud. At Google Cloud, we think of security through three lenses:  Security of the cloud—Providing a highly secure foundation to build on.  … Read more Enabling a more secure cloud with our partnersEnabling a more secure cloud with our partnersCorporate Vice President, Global Ecosystem at Google CloudVice President, Engineering, Google Cloud Security

Availability, scale, and ease of management with new Layer-4 Internal Load Balancing featuresAvailability, scale, and ease of management with new Layer-4 Internal Load Balancing featuresProduct Manager

As illustrated above, if you lose VPN connectivity from your on-premises network in, say, Boston to Google Cloud region US East, you can still access the L4 ILB in US East via the backup VPN connection from Boston to Europe West.  We’re actively working on integrating L4 ILB global access into multiple services: Support for … Read more Availability, scale, and ease of management with new Layer-4 Internal Load Balancing featuresAvailability, scale, and ease of management with new Layer-4 Internal Load Balancing featuresProduct Manager

Keep a better eye on your Google Cloud environmentKeep a better eye on your Google Cloud environmentProduct Manager, Cloud Asset Inventory

Native BigQuery export feature for in-depth asset analysisGiven high demand from customers, and the popularity of the related open source tool, we’ve launched native BigQuery export support in Cloud Asset Inventory. You can directly export your asset snapshots and write to a BigQuery table using the same API or CLI. This enables lots of in-depth … Read more Keep a better eye on your Google Cloud environmentKeep a better eye on your Google Cloud environmentProduct Manager, Cloud Asset Inventory

Using HLL++ to speed up count-distinct in massive datasetsUsing HLL++ to speed up count-distinct in massive datasetsDeveloper Advocate, Google Cloud DataflowSoftware Engineer

A further important benefit of sketches is that you can reuse and merge results for different time periods without needing to go back to the raw data. In our example counting unique visitors, a sketch can be produced and stored, summarizing the data for each day. To compute sliding window stats like seven-day active users, … Read more Using HLL++ to speed up count-distinct in massive datasetsUsing HLL++ to speed up count-distinct in massive datasetsDeveloper Advocate, Google Cloud DataflowSoftware Engineer

Introducing Storage Transfer Service for on-premises dataIntroducing Storage Transfer Service for on-premises dataProduct Manager

There’s an enormous amount of data in the world today, and your company likely operates its own storage infrastructure to store this data. Running your business in the cloud can generate more value from your data and facilitate collaboration across your organization, all while optimizing for infrastructure costs. Before you can take advantage of all … Read more Introducing Storage Transfer Service for on-premises dataIntroducing Storage Transfer Service for on-premises dataProduct Manager

Discover insights from text with AutoML Natural Language, now generally availableDiscover insights from text with AutoML Natural Language, now generally availableProduct Manager for Natural Language

Organizations are managing and processing greater volumes of text-heavy, unstructured data than ever before. To manage this information more efficiently, organizations are looking to machine learning to help with the complex sorting, processing, and analysis this content needs. In particular, natural language processing is a valuable tool used to reveal the structure and meaning of … Read more Discover insights from text with AutoML Natural Language, now generally availableDiscover insights from text with AutoML Natural Language, now generally availableProduct Manager for Natural Language

Unique Identifier helps troubleshooting VPC Service Controls perimeterUnique Identifier helps troubleshooting VPC Service Controls perimeterProduct Manager, VPC Service Controls

VPC Service Controls is a powerful tool to help mitigate the risk of cloud data breaches stemming from stolen credentials, compromised clients, malicious insiders, and misconfigured IAM policies. It allows admins to define policies and enforce security perimeters that segment and isolate resources of multi-tenant services such as Cloud Storage, BigQuery, and Stackdriver Logging. VPC … Read more Unique Identifier helps troubleshooting VPC Service Controls perimeterUnique Identifier helps troubleshooting VPC Service Controls perimeterProduct Manager, VPC Service Controls

Advancing the medical imaging field with cloud-based solutions at RSNAAdvancing the medical imaging field with cloud-based solutions at RSNAPhD, Product Manager, Google Cloud HealthcareProduct Marketing Manager, Google Cloud Healthcare and Life Sciences

Advancing research and AI in radiology The importance and impact of AI in radiology has been rapidly expanding over the past few years—as can be seen with the growing size of the AI Showcase at RSNA. As an “AI first” company, we are committed to growing the ecosystem of AI developers, fostering new talent, and … Read more Advancing the medical imaging field with cloud-based solutions at RSNAAdvancing the medical imaging field with cloud-based solutions at RSNAPhD, Product Manager, Google Cloud HealthcareProduct Marketing Manager, Google Cloud Healthcare and Life Sciences

Exploring container security: Day one Kubernetes decisionsExploring container security: Day one Kubernetes decisionsProduct Manager, Container security

Congratulations! You’ve decided to go with Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) as your managed container orchestration platform. Your first order of business is to familiarize yourself with Kubernetes architecture, functionality and security principles. Then, as you get ready to install and configure your Kubernetes environment (on so-called day one), here are some security questions to ask … Read more Exploring container security: Day one Kubernetes decisionsExploring container security: Day one Kubernetes decisionsProduct Manager, Container security

How Cloud AI is shaping the future of retail—online and in-storeHow Cloud AI is shaping the future of retail—online and in-storeVP, Google Cloud AI Product Management

Technology has played a key role in retail for decades, from early innovations like barcode scanning and digital point of sale devices, to the global frontier of modern logistics. Through it all, however, the fundamentals remain the same: retailers generate huge quantities of data, face unpredictable environments, and need to continually adapt to the ever-evolving … Read more How Cloud AI is shaping the future of retail—online and in-storeHow Cloud AI is shaping the future of retail—online and in-storeVP, Google Cloud AI Product Management

How AutoML Vision is helping companies create visual inspection solutions for manufacturingHow AutoML Vision is helping companies create visual inspection solutions for manufacturingProduct Manager for Visual Inspection AIProduct Manager for AutoML Vision

We consistently hear from our customers that they need new ways to apply the latest technologies, such as AI, to improve efficiency. One area that AI has proven to be particularly beneficial is in helping to automate the visual quality control process for manufacturing customers.  These customers tell us they want AI solutions that help … Read more How AutoML Vision is helping companies create visual inspection solutions for manufacturingHow AutoML Vision is helping companies create visual inspection solutions for manufacturingProduct Manager for Visual Inspection AIProduct Manager for AutoML Vision

Forrester names Google Cloud a Leader in the New Wave for Computer Vision PlatformsForrester names Google Cloud a Leader in the New Wave for Computer Vision PlatformsHead of Perception AI

We’re proud to announce that Forrester has named Google Cloud as a Leader in its report, The Forrester New Wave™: Computer Vision (CV) Platforms Q4, 2019.  We believe Forrester’s report validates Google Cloud’s AI ​strategy, and echoes the feedback we’ve heard from customers: Google Cloud offers powerful, flexible, open, and easy-to-use AI building blocks and … Read more Forrester names Google Cloud a Leader in the New Wave for Computer Vision PlatformsForrester names Google Cloud a Leader in the New Wave for Computer Vision PlatformsHead of Perception AI

You can cook turkey in a toaster oven, but you don’t have toYou can cook turkey in a toaster oven, but you don’t have toCloud Developer Programs Engineer

When I was in college and couldn’t make it home for the Thanksgiving holiday, I would get together with other students in the same situation and do the next best thing: cook a traditional Thanksgiving feast of roast turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, and green beans by ourselves. In a dorm room. Using the … Read more You can cook turkey in a toaster oven, but you don’t have toYou can cook turkey in a toaster oven, but you don’t have toCloud Developer Programs Engineer

Stackdriver Logging comes to Cloud Code in Visual Studio CodeStackdriver Logging comes to Cloud Code in Visual Studio CodeUser Experience ResearcherSoftware Engineer

A big part of troubleshooting your code is inspecting the logs. At Google Cloud, we offer Cloud Code, a plugin to popular integrated development environments (IDEs) to help you write, deploy, and debug cloud-native applications quickly and easily. Stackdriver Logging, meanwhile, is the go-to tool for all Google Cloud Platform (GCP) logs, providing advanced searching … Read more Stackdriver Logging comes to Cloud Code in Visual Studio CodeStackdriver Logging comes to Cloud Code in Visual Studio CodeUser Experience ResearcherSoftware Engineer

Understanding Google Cloud Armor’s new WAF capabilitiesUnderstanding Google Cloud Armor’s new WAF capabilitiesProduct Manager, Cloud Armor

Protecting applications exposed to the internet is an increasingly difficult job. Since we launched Google Cloud Armor last December, it has helped enterprises protect themselves and their users with a native solution that protects big and small applications from Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) and targeted web attacks with custom security policies enforced at the edge of Google’s … Read more Understanding Google Cloud Armor’s new WAF capabilitiesUnderstanding Google Cloud Armor’s new WAF capabilitiesProduct Manager, Cloud Armor

Google Kubernetes Engine or Cloud Run: which should you use?Google Kubernetes Engine or Cloud Run: which should you use?Solutions Architect, Google CloudSolutions Architect, Google Cloud

When it comes to managed Kubernetes services, Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) is a great choice if you are looking for a container orchestration platform that offers advanced scalability and configuration flexibility. GKE gives you complete control over every aspect of container orchestration, from networking, to storage, to how you set up observability—in addition to supporting … Read more Google Kubernetes Engine or Cloud Run: which should you use?Google Kubernetes Engine or Cloud Run: which should you use?Solutions Architect, Google CloudSolutions Architect, Google Cloud

Retailer concerns, opportunities for Black Friday/Cyber Monday: New researchRetailer concerns, opportunities for Black Friday/Cyber Monday: New researchVP of Retail and Consumer for Google Cloud

The shelves are stocked, the ads are running, and retail executives everywhere are readying their stores and systems for the long-awaited start of holiday shopping–Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the busiest time in retail.   As the former CMO and chief digital officer at Neiman Marcus Group, and now Google Cloud’s head of retail, I know … Read more Retailer concerns, opportunities for Black Friday/Cyber Monday: New researchRetailer concerns, opportunities for Black Friday/Cyber Monday: New researchVP of Retail and Consumer for Google Cloud

It’s a wrap: Key announcements from Next ‘19 UKIt’s a wrap: Key announcements from Next ‘19 UKVP of Cloud Product Marketing

Next UK brought together more than 7,000 attendees to take part in discussions, breakout sessions, hands-on training and networking with industry leaders. And along the way there were a wide range of Google Cloud announcements and updates. Although a trip to London might not have been on everyone’s agenda, a trip through the week’s announcements … Read more It’s a wrap: Key announcements from Next ‘19 UKIt’s a wrap: Key announcements from Next ‘19 UKVP of Cloud Product Marketing

Just Eat satisfies its appetite for customer insights with Google CloudJust Eat satisfies its appetite for customer insights with Google CloudHead of Retail, UKI, Google Cloud

The app economy has enabled a huge range of unique business models to flourish. One such model is online food ordering and delivery services, in which apps leverage geo-location data to aggregate local food choices and offer personalized options to consumers. A leading company in this space is Just Eat. Launched in the UK in … Read more Just Eat satisfies its appetite for customer insights with Google CloudJust Eat satisfies its appetite for customer insights with Google CloudHead of Retail, UKI, Google Cloud

Increasing transparency with Google Cloud Explainable AIIncreasing transparency with Google Cloud Explainable AIDirector of Strategy, Cloud AI

June marked the first anniversary of Google’s AI Principles, which formally outline our pledge to explore the potential of AI in a respectful, ethical and socially beneficial way. For Google Cloud, they also serve as an ongoing commitment to our customers—the tens of thousands of businesses worldwide who rely on Google Cloud AI every day—to … Read more Increasing transparency with Google Cloud Explainable AIIncreasing transparency with Google Cloud Explainable AIDirector of Strategy, Cloud AI

Bare Metal Solution: Enabling specialized workloads in Google CloudBare Metal Solution: Enabling specialized workloads in Google CloudSr. Product Manager

In addition to providing state-of-the-art infrastructure and integrated low-latency access to Google Cloud, Bare Metal Solution also provides the following: Completely managed hardware infrastructure: End-to-end infrastructure management such as compute, storage and networking, as well as fully managed and monitored environments such as power, cooling and facilities. Google Cloud support and billing: A seamless support … Read more Bare Metal Solution: Enabling specialized workloads in Google CloudBare Metal Solution: Enabling specialized workloads in Google CloudSr. Product Manager

Achieve peace of mind with BigQuery pricing and controlAchieve peace of mind with BigQuery pricing and controlProduct Manager, Google BigQuery

Reservations can bring solutions to common issues: Cost predictability and conformism to budgets. While cloud-native services offer unparalleled scalability and efficiency, it’s often at the expense of cost predictability, resulting in budget overruns. Pay-per-use pricing models are especially hard to manage. BigQuery Reservations offers a predictable flat-rate pricing model—no surprises on your monthly bill. Immediate … Read more Achieve peace of mind with BigQuery pricing and controlAchieve peace of mind with BigQuery pricing and controlProduct Manager, Google BigQuery

Helping our customers migrate to the cloud: Google acquires CloudSimpleHelping our customers migrate to the cloud: Google acquires CloudSimpleVP Engineering

Today, Google is excited to announce that it has acquired CloudSimple, a leading provider of secure, high performance, dedicated environments to run VMware workloads in the cloud. This acquisition builds on our existing partnership with CloudSimple that we announced earlier this year, allowing us to accelerate a fully integrated VMware migration solution with improved support … Read more Helping our customers migrate to the cloud: Google acquires CloudSimpleHelping our customers migrate to the cloud: Google acquires CloudSimpleVP Engineering

Leave manual cluster resizing behind with Cloud Dataproc’s autoscalingLeave manual cluster resizing behind with Cloud Dataproc’s autoscalingSoftware Engineer for Cloud Dataproc

Building real-time, interactive data products with open source data and analytics processing technology is not a trivial task. It involves constantly balancing cluster costs with service-level agreements (SLAs). Whether you are using Apache Hadoop and Spark to build a customer-facing web application or a real-time interactive dashboard for your product team, it’s extremely difficult to … Read more Leave manual cluster resizing behind with Cloud Dataproc’s autoscalingLeave manual cluster resizing behind with Cloud Dataproc’s autoscalingSoftware Engineer for Cloud Dataproc

Introducing Batch on GKE—modernizing HPC with Kubernetes in the cloudIntroducing Batch on GKE—modernizing HPC with Kubernetes in the cloudEngineering ManagerProduct Manager, Compute Engine

To install and get started with Batch on GKE, you can view the product documentation and visit the Batch on GKE page. As you explore Batch on GKE, we’d love to hear your feedback and feature requests – email us. Meeting you where you are with partnersBatch on GKE is a great solution for modernizing … Read more Introducing Batch on GKE—modernizing HPC with Kubernetes in the cloudIntroducing Batch on GKE—modernizing HPC with Kubernetes in the cloudEngineering ManagerProduct Manager, Compute Engine