GCP This Month

GCP This Month: Log4j 2 issue support with Cloud IDS & Cloud WAF, new Chile region, Pub/Sub updates

Episode description

Mattias is back with the biggest GCP news this month. In the final episode of 2021, GCP Regions expanded to include Chile, Cloud Tasks are unchained from App Engine, and we look at how Google offers support for the Log4j 2 issue with Cloud IDS and Google Cloud Armor WAF. Also, GCP updates PubSub to store topic messages for longer, and more!

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Quick jump to the Google Cloud Platform news:Introduction (0:00)
New GCP Region in Santiago, Chile (0:26)
Google named Leader in The Forrester Wave: AI Infrastructure (0:49)
Cloud IDS (Intrusion Detection System) now GA (1:07)
Google offers support for Log4j 2 Issue (1:24)

  • Cloud IDS Detection of Log4j 2 Issue (1:44)
  • Cloud WAF Mitigation of Log4j 2 Issue (1:55)
    Cloud Tasks no longer dependent on AppEngine (2:20)
    Anthos MultiCloud API GA for Azure (2:42)
    Datastream now GA (3:02)
    Mute noisy findings with Security Command Center (SCC) (3:14)
    PubSub can now store topic messages for 31 days (3:29)
    Workload Identity Federation for GitHub Actions (3:48)

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Series description

Welcome to GCP This Month! We've created this new show to let you all know about the awesome news, happenings, events and analysis on what Google is doing in the cloud space.In each episode, join our hosts Mattias Andersson and Tim Berry as they go through GCP quick bites to give you rapid-fire updates on various releases. We'll then move into the GCP Gems segment, and mention ACG's hand-picked releases from GCP, which are the releases we've found to be most interesting. We'll then finish up with any other notable news from Google or GCP. Finally, we'll end off with our GCP edition of Guru of the Month!

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