GCP-101: Exploring what Google offers as a public cloud

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 18:30
UK Cloud Infrastructure User Group

Please join us for two talks at our Meetup this month.

First, Ebru will demo the GCP landscape, how it is structured differently than Azure/AWS. GCP is getting stronger in the enterprise landscape, and with the simplicity it offers, is getting more and more traction. Ebru will give an overview of what's available in regards to Resources, Portal and SDK for automation. She will continue and show the architectural design options for Network, Storage, IAM. Lastly, she will provide insights on how Cost Management is done in GCP.

Speaker bio: Ebru Cucen, works at Contino as Senior Consultant, helping enterprise companies design better architectures, gain agility, with better automation processes and pragmatic approach.

During the second talk, Yoyu will introduce the history of big data research at Google and give an overview of the data related products and services available in Google Cloud. This talk would focus on how to make the architectural decisions based on the use cases, before wrapping up with a couple of big data reference architectures in GCP.

Speaker bio: Yoyu is a two-time start-upper and a consultant specialized in cloud architecture and big data. In the past 4 years, she has designed and delivered data solutions for a number of enterprise customers. She is a certified professional Cloud Architect and Data Engineer for Google Cloud Platform, as well as a Big Data specialist for Amazon Web Services (AWS).

18:30 - 19:00: Food, drinks & icebreaker conversations
19:00 - 19:15: Welcome, Community, Events & News update
19:15 - 20:15: Ebru Cucen - GCP-101: Exploring what Google offers as a public cloud
20:15 - 20:30: More drinks and more conversations
20:30 - 20:50: Yoyu Li - Architecting for Big Data on Google Cloud Platform
20:50 - 21:30: Q&A


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