Asked by: Everette Sprunkasked in category: General Last Updated: 9th January, 2020
What is GCP instance?
Consequently, what is a compute instance?
Compute Instance. The Compute Instance component represents some computing machine, for example, a virtual machine in some cloud service, an LXC container or a dedicated physical server. More specifically, Compute Instance is a facade for some actual component which will perform compute provisioning.
One may also ask, how do I create a GM instance in GCP? Go to the top left corner of your Google Cloud home page, click on the triple bar icon ≡ and select Compute Engine ->VM instance and click Create. Enter whatever name you want in the Name field as shown below: Keep the default region and zone.
how do I launch an instance with Google cloud?
Google Cloud Platform
- Step 1: Go to Google console click on compute engine and select VM Instances.
- Step 2: Click on create.
- Step 3: Enter the name of the instance, select Zone in which instance is going to launch.
Is GCP IaaS or PAAS?
GCP offers IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) in the form of Google Compute Engine, and it offers Paas (Platform as a Service) in the form of Google App Engine. As for FaaS (Function as a Service), GCP offers it in the form of Google Cloud Functions.