#theCUBETop10 – Google Cloud Platform Live
November 10, 2014 – theCUBE travelled to Mission Bay Convention Center in San Francisco, CA last week to attend Google Cloud Platform Live, Google’s innagural cloud event. theCUBE hosts John Furrier and Jeff Frick interviewed fourteen guests at the show to extract the signal from noise. Here are the ten most important things you need to know Google Cloud Platform that were discovered inside theCUBE at #GCPL14.
- Late To The Cloud Market, Advantageous For Google?
- Streaming Challenges: Solutions For Heavy Data Driven Apps
- Google Cloud Platform: Strategy Overview
- The Enterprise: Google’s IT Plan
- Kubernetes, What Does It Mean?
- Working with Google: A BitNami perspective
- Container Engines, What Are They?
- Google Cloud Platform Live; What Is The Vibe?
- Storage Wars: Could Amazon Put EMC Out Of Business?
- Forrester Research on Google
Google is notably late to the cloud market. The question at large, do they need a late pass? Or is their name alone, coupled with endless resources, enough to convince the clouderati that they are a major player in cloud. Erica Brescia, Co-Founder & COO, BitNami, believes that Google’s late start in cloud will end up being beneficial to their cloud platform.
Streaming is the new frontier according to John Furrier. Does Google’s interconnect product allow for superior streaming capabilities? Lee Chen, Head of Product, Fastly, tells Furrier how they are taking advantage of interconnect to improve their streaming capabilities.
Greg DeMichillie explains the beginning of Google Cloud Platform and why attracting developers and obtaining their insights is vital to a functional system.
Winning the enterprise is no easy task. Will Google be able to become a major player inside the enterprise with containers? Brian Stevens, VP, Google Cloud Platform, tells John Furrier what it will take for Google to revolutionize IT.
Kubernetes is the Greek word for helmsman of a ship. Will Google be the ruler of the cloud?
What is it like to work with Google? Erica Brescia, COO & Co-Founder, BitNami, tells theCUBE host, John Furrier, how their partnership with Google came to be and how they are helping to enhance Google Cloud Platform.
Uncertain about what a container engine is? No worries, Craig McLuckie, Product Manager, Google, explains what it means and how it fits into Google’s Cloud strategy.
Unable to make it out to Google Platform Live? No worries, John Furrier and Dave Tucker, Sr. Director of Platform, Workiva, breakdown the main themes of the event.
theCUBE host John Furrier thinks that Amazon could potentially be causing some concerns inside EMC headquarters. However, Forrester Research Analysts, Dave Bartoletti and John Rymer don’t think that EMC has anything to worry about, yet. #StorageWars
What will be Google’s next move in the cloud? Forrester Research Analysts Dave Bartloetti and John Rymer discuss the ongoings at Google Platform Live and what Google needs to do to enhance their cloud capabilities.