Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) for SSH with Google Authenticator
Posted on June 18, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length short
If you've ever signed up for a Google, Github, or Twitter account then you've likely come across two-factor authentication. Adding in two-factor logins to SSH then seems like a no brainer. It provides a much-needed extra security layer on an otherwise very vulnerable port of entry to your server. By serverauth.com.
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.
How to exclude URL query parameters in Google Analytics
Posted on May 20, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length short
Query parameters can sometimes store useful pieces of information in our URLs, but they can cause problems in our Google Analytics data. Query parameters can break apart our pages and make them hard to analyze in our All Pages report. By Amanda Geisler.
Google engineers 'mutate' AI to make it evolve systems faster than we can code them
Posted on April 23, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length short
Much of the work undertaken by artificial intelligence involves a training process known as machine learning, where AI gets better at a task such as recognising a cat or mapping a route the more it does it. Now that same technique is being use to create new AI systems, without any human intervention. By David Nield.
Announcing TensorFlow Quantum: An open source library for quantum machine learning
Posted on March 10, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Machine learning (ML), while it doesn't exactly simulate systems in nature, has the ability to learn a model of a system and predict the system's behavior. Over the past few years, classical ML models have shown promise in tackling challenging scientific issues, leading to advancements in image processing for cancer detection, forecasting earthquake aftershocks, predicting extreme weather patterns, and detecting new exoplanets. Posted by Alan Ho, Product Lead and Masoud Mohseni, Technical Lead, Google Research.
Exploring an Apache Kafka to Pub/Sub migration: Major considerations
Posted on January 28, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
In many cases, Google's Pub/Sub messaging and event distribution service can successfully replace Apache Kafka, with lower maintenance and operational costs, and better integration with other Google Cloud services. By Leonid Yankulin.
Create a React Native image recognition app with Google Vision API
Posted on January 23, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Aman Mittal created this tutorial which focuses on utilizing Google Cloud Vision API for you React Native App. Google Cloud Vision API is a machine learning tool that can classify details from an image provided as an input into thousands of different categories with pre-trained API models.
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Google Cloud Platform free tier vs physical and cloud servers for startups
Posted on December 18, 2019, Level interemediate Resource Length long
Over a decade ago, it was a common practice to host server software on dedicated private servers. In the age of cloud computing, this hasn't changed a lot because many businesses continue using cloud services as usual servers. By topal on hackernoon.
Geospatial queries, reinvented
Posted on December 12, 2019, Level interemediate Resource Length long
In this article author goes through the details of how Beat managed to achieve lightning fast queries during the driver dispatching process; getting the nearest driver to a passenger. by Fotis Papadopoulos.
How to setup a free Beam node with Google Cloud Computing
Posted on September 24, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Wilke Trei wrote a piece about running an own node of the Beam MW network. An always-online own node allows you to connect to your wallets on all your devices to this trusted node.
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To run or not to run a database on Kubernetes: What to consider
Posted on July 21, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length short
Benjamin Good, Solutions Architect, Google Cloud, wrote this piece in which he considers if you should run a database on Kubernetes. Today, more and more applications are being deployed in containers on Kubernetes—so much so that we've heard Kubernetes called the Linux of the cloud.
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