How to build a serverless real-time credit card fraud detection solution
Posted on March 7, 2021, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
As businesses continue to shift toward online credit card payments, there is a rising need to have an effective fraud detection solution capable of real-time, actionable alerts. By Polong Lin and Pavan Kattamuri.
Tags serverless gcp infosec cloud lambda
Introducing real-time data integration for BigQuery with Cloud Data Fusion
Posted on February 4, 2021, Level beginner Resource Length short
Businesses today have a growing demand for real-time data integration, analysis, and action. More often than not, the valuable data driving these actions—transactional and operational data—is stored either on-prem or in public clouds in traditional relational databases that aren't suitable for continuous analytics. By Bhooshan Mogal.
Getting started with distributed TensorFlow on GCP
Posted on December 22, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
For many in the world of data science, distributed training can seem a daunting task. In addition to building and thoughtfully evaluating a high-quality ML model, you have to be aware of how to optimize your model for specific hardware and manage infrastructure. By Nikita Namjoshi.
Stateful serverless on Google Cloud with Cloudstate and Akka Serverless
Posted on November 14, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
In recent years, stateless middle-tiers have been touted as a simple way to achieve horizontal scalability. But the rise of microservices has pushed the limits of the stateless architectural pattern, causing developers to look for alternatives. By James Ward, Developer Advocate at Google Cloud and Viktor Klang, Head of Cloud Engineering and Deputy CTO at Lightbend.
Tags akka streaming scala serverless gcp
EKS vs GKE vs AKS: Evaluating Kubernetes in the cloud
Posted on October 3, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length long
We are now six years past the initial release of Kubernetes, and it continues to be one of the fastest-growing open-source projects to date. By Michael Foster.
Tags devops cloud aws containers azure kubernetes gcp
Build your first data warehouse with Airflow on GCP
Posted on June 2, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
What are the steps in building a data warehouse? What cloud technology should you use? How to use Airflow to orchestrate your pipeline? By Tuan Nguyen.
Healthcare analytics platform reference architecture
Posted on May 23, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
This document explains the architecture of the healthcare analytics platform—a set of tools on Google Cloud that helps you process clinical and operational healthcare data—to researchers, data scientists, IT teams, and business analysts. By cloud.google.com.
Serverless Service Mesh with Knative and Linkerd
Posted on March 29, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Charles Pretzer wrote this piece about how to use Linkerd with Knative. Two of the most popular serverless platforms for Kubernetes are Knative and OpenFaaS, and there's a lot of existing content on using Linkerd and OpenFaaS together.
Golang tutorial for Node.js developers
Posted on August 21, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
CEO of RisingSTack Tamas Kadlecsik wrote this guide for Node.js developers interested in learning Go. Throughout a tutorial series, we'll cover the basics of getting started with the Go language, while building an app and exposing it through a REST, GraphQL and GRPC API.
gRPC and Protocol Buffers as an alternative to JSON REST APIs
Posted on March 11, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Rafael Sales wrote this article about gRPC as alternative to REST APIs. gRPC is an open-source remote procedure call framework and Protocol Buffers is a mechanism for serializing structured data.
Tags golang programming gcp apis
Migration to Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Posted on November 30, 2018, Level intermediate Resource Length long
By Neeraj Khandelwal, Senior Engineering Manager-DevOps at Hike published series of blog posts about their growth journey and migration to Google Cloud Platform (GCP). They hit scaling challenges once they hit 100 million registered users and sent 40 billion messages every month.
Deploying Clojure applications to Google Cloud
Posted on October 26, 2018, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Guide by by Alexey Klochay, developer at CircleCI, focusing on continuously deploying Clojure apps to Google App Engine. At CircleCI they use Clojure heavily, but when he wanted to use it for his side projects he realized that cloud provider he was using required too much overhead for infrastructure. He started looking at alternatives that would give him CD right out of the box with as little configuration as possible.