Google Cloud is a cloud computing platform that was developed by Google. It offers a range of services under different categories such as compute, storage, networking, big data, machine learning, Internet of Things (IoT), security, identity and access management, and more. As a user of Google Cloud, you can access and create resources in the cloud, such as virtual machines, storage buckets, cloud functions, and more to run your applications and workloads.
- Compute Engine: It is Google Cloud's infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) offering that provides virtual machines (VMs) for running your applications and workloads in the cloud.
- Cloud Storage: It provides secure and scalable object storage for your data, allowing you to store and retrieve your data from anywhere in the world.
- BigQuery: It is a fully-managed, serverless data warehouse that allows you to analyze your big data using SQL-like queries.
- Cloud Functions: It provides a serverless environment for running your code in response to events such as changes to data in Google Cloud Storage, Pub/Sub messages, or HTTP requests.
- Cloud AI Platform: It provides a suite of services for building, training, and deploying machine learning models at scale.