Tips and best practices for moving your VMs to Compute Engine

When you’re moving to the cloud, it’s important to remember that a migration is not just a single, giant step. It is a journey that involves many smaller steps. At Google Cloud Platform (GCP), we’ve developed guidance and best practices for migrating VMs to GCP that we’re sharing here. Note that for this guide and … Read moreTips and best practices for moving your VMs to Compute Engine

Using VPC Service Controls and the Cloud Storage Transfer Service to move data from S3 to Cloud Storage

Our Cloud Storage Transfer Service lets you securely transfer data from Amazon S3 into Google Cloud Storage. Customers use the transfer service to move petabytes of data between S3 and Cloud Storage in order to access GCP services, and we’ve heard that you want to harden this transfer. Using VPC Service Controls, our method of … Read moreUsing VPC Service Controls and the Cloud Storage Transfer Service to move data from S3 to Cloud Storage

Cloud Filestore powers high-performance storage for ClioSoft’s design management platform

Editor’s note: As we see computing and data needs grow exponentially, we’re pleased to hear today from ClioSoft, which offers system-on-chip (SoC) design data and IP management solutions. Their platform is used widely in the semiconductor industry. Running ClioSoft’s SOS7 design management platform on Google Cloud Filestore is simple and can provide great performance. Along … Read moreCloud Filestore powers high-performance storage for ClioSoft’s design management platform

Evaporating a data lake: Otto Group’s lessons learned migrating a Hadoop infrastructure to GCP

Editor’s note: Today we’re hearing from Google Cloud Platform (GCP) customer Otto Group data.works GmbH, a services organization holding one of the largest retail user data pools in the German-speaking area. They offer e-commerce and logistics SaaS solutions and conduct R&D with sophisticated AI applications for Otto Group subsidiaries and third parties. Read on to learn … Read moreEvaporating a data lake: Otto Group’s lessons learned migrating a Hadoop infrastructure to GCP