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Cloud Shell and gcloud

πŸ˜Άβ€πŸŒ«οΈ Cloud Shell 🐚

Ooh - tmux is enabled by default!


gcloud auth list   # whoami
gcloud config list project
gcloud -h 
gcloud help # more detailed

You can use the beta versions of (some? all?) gcloud commands.

πŸ”– Useful Commands

Enable the Cloud DNS API (one of my favorites):

gcloud services enable

Big Query


BigQuery is a fully managed, serverless data warehouse that enables scalable analysis over petabytes of data.

Support for standard SQL syntax is prominent in the reference documentation. More in my notes on Cloud SQL.

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