Google App Engine ≈ Cloud Service• PaaS (=managed environment) to host your application• Supported Languages:– Java 7 (+JRuby, Scala)– Python 2.7– Go– PHP• IDEs: Eclipse (supported by SDK), cloud IDEs• Reach set of available API (Search, Mail, XMMP etc).• Deep integration with other services
Google Compute Engine ≈ VMs• IaaS (Currently a limited preview)• VMs with 1-8 cores• Supported OS: Ubuntu and CentOS• Storage:– Ephemeral disk (≈local/temp),– Persistent disk (≈ Azure Drive/Blob storage + replication),– Google Cloud Storage (≈ Blob/Documents)• Networking:VM traffic Isolation,Static external IP,Firewall.https://cloud.google.com/files/GoogleComputeEngine.pdf
Cloud SQL ≈ Azure SQL• Hosting your MySQL databases in the cloud• Choice between hosting in the U.S. or the E.U.• Synchronous or asynchronous geographic replication• Import or export databases using mysqldump• Java and Python compatibility• Command-line tool• SQL prompt in the Google APIs Console• Instances up to 100GB storage and 16GB RAMhttps://cloud.google.com/files/CloudSQLDatasheet.pdf
Trivia• No need for credit card to register for test, only mobilephone (SMS verification) and Google Account• Custom Search API allows up to 100 free requests per day.Many other services and APIs have free quotas per user.• All services support OAuth2.0 and RESTful JSON APIs formanagement. Most of the APIs are configurable throughConsole API.
More questions? Please, ask!Alexander Galkinalexander.firstname.lastname@example.orgAzure InsiderHamburg, Germany