Google Cloud networking in depth: Cloud Load Balancing deconstructed

Google has eight services that serve over one billion users every day. To offer the best availability and user experience for these services, we at Google engineered load-balancing infrastructure that scales on demand, utilizes resources efficiently, is secure and optimized for latency. This same load-balancing infrastructure is what we provide to you for your applications, … Read moreGoogle Cloud networking in depth: Cloud Load Balancing deconstructed

Google Cloud networking in depth: Faster, more reliable connectivity with HA VPN and 100 Gbps Dedicated Interconnect

Editor’s note: Fresh off several additions to the Google Cloud networking stack at Next ‘19, here’s the latest installment in our blog series exploring the five pillars of the portfolio: ‘Connect,’ ‘Scale,’ ‘Secure,’ ‘Optimize’ and ‘Modernize.’ Today, we do a deep dive into our recent Cloud Interconnect and VPN announcements. Stay tuned in the coming … Read moreGoogle Cloud networking in depth: Faster, more reliable connectivity with HA VPN and 100 Gbps Dedicated Interconnect

Google Cloud networking in depth: Understanding Network Service Tiers

Editor’s note:Today we continue to explore the updates to the Google Cloud networking portfolio that we made at Next ‘19. You can find other posts in the series here. With Network Service Tiers, now generally available, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) brings customization all the way to the underlying network, letting you optimize for performance or … Read moreGoogle Cloud networking in depth: Understanding Network Service Tiers

Azure Firewall and network virtual appliances

Network security solutions can be delivered as appliances on premises, as network virtual appliances (NVAs) that run in the cloud or as a cloud native offering (known as firewall-as-a-service). Customers often ask us how Azure Firewall is different from Network Virtual Appliances, whether it can coexist with these solutions, where it excels, what’s missing, and … Read moreAzure Firewall and network virtual appliances