DESCRIPTIONCloud services make it easy to get infrastructure in a flexible and ondemandway While there are many cloud services to choose from,Google Cloud Platform offers unique services that let you focus onbuilding powerful applications Google Cloud Services in Action teaches readers to build and launchweb applications that scale while leveraging the Google CloudPlatform Readers begin with the basics, learning how cloud serviceswork, and the specifics of the Google Cloud Platform The bookincludes hands on step by step instruction on deploying applications,handling large amounts of data, and muchBy the end, readerswill know how to build, leverage, and deploy cloud based applicationsso web applications get startedquickly, suffer fewer disasters,and require less maintenanceY FEATURES Hands on code examples Lots of useful images Written in an approachable wayHelps readers get their applications deployed quickly AUDIENCEReaders will have a working knowledge of application development in amodern language and an understanding of application architecture Noknowledge of cloud services requiredABOUT THE TECHNOLOGYPut simply, Google Cloud Platform GCP is a collection of products thatallows developers to use Googles internal infrastructure via a set of APIsIn other words, GCP is a collection of products and services that help userssolve infrastructure problems The Google WayTHOR BIOJohn Geewax is a Software Engineer at Google working specifically onGoogle Cloud Platform He has been using cloud services since