Migrate OC GCP domain to Google Cloud Platform, with DNSSEC enabled

Preparing for a dynamic site on GCP, part 1

As the demos for OC GCP Meetup get better and more interactive, I thought it was time to have a single domain that can be used to access them and to host future demos. This post, and the others that follow, will show how to migrate or setup a new domain to use GCP services exclusively.

First step in the process is to transfer DNS responsibilities to Cloud DNS; I’ll be using ocgcp.com domain in these examples, but nothing here is unique to our meetup. Since it’s 2017, DNSSEC will be enabled to offer as much protection to our domain as possible.

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OC Google Cloud Platform Meetup - September 2017

The topic for September’s OC GCP meetup has been chosen by vote to be about “Containers on GCP”; please join me as I talk about the various ways to deploy a containerised solution on GCP. IaaS, PaaS-ish and CaaS will be discussed and examples given for each.

See you at Neudesic HQ on Tuesday September 26th.

OC Google Cloud Platform Meetup - August 2017

The topic for August’s OC GCP meetup is “Introduction to Serverless on GCP”; please join me as I talk about Cloud Functions and how to use them with other Google APIs. I will give a quick demonstration of how to string together Cloud Speech API and Cloud Translation API using Node.js to automatically process audio files uploaded to Cloud Storage bucket.