• Posted Jan 01, 1970

Which Cloud Platform You Can Take?

AMAZON WEB SERVICES (AWS)

AWS is the oldest public cloud provider with a vast range of products, compute, and database storage. Amazon’s cloud reports 35% growth in the past year with its continuous boots of features. Its latest update provides you with close integration with services such as IAM, KMS, ETC. AWS has strong security and architecture with frameworks such as the Well-Architected and Cloud Adoption. In addition, you can be able to find other unconventional services like SnowMobile, RoboMaker, and Ground Station-as-a-Service. 

WHEN TO PICK AWS

It has niches services such as RoboMaker on one end, and in the other, it builds services such as LightSail which helps even small single server workloads.

AWS brings a wide range of VM types which enable customers to run everything from small website to a huge HPC and SAP. 

It has the highest configuration of GPU for a machine learning and AI workloads.

Block storage comes with many options such as dynamics resizing, different dick types.

AWS supports managed databases for MySQL, PostgreSQL, MariaDB, Oracle (both SE and EE), and MS SQL. 

For security, AWS has launched DDoS protection and Web Application Firewall among AWS Inspector, AWS Config, and ClouTrail.

 

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GOOGLE CLOUD PLATFORM (GCP)

Google Cloud Platformis generating $8 billion in revenue each year which shows a percentage grows. This is the result of putting some features ahead of its competitors in certain areas. GCP is not just looking into new customers, but also for those that would like to expand their territory to Google as part of a huge cloud strategy. Among innovative features, GCP has the lowest prices on infrastructure compared to its competitors. 

 

WHEN TO PICK GCP

Google allows users to create their own custom sizes (CPU, memory) since it has the smallest number of VM sizes. 

Allows almost all instance types to attach GPUs.

It can turn any standard instance into an ML ready VM.

GCP allows dynamic resizing of disks.

Easy migration from another cloud provider.

It supports managed MySQL and PostgreSQL databases. This means immediate consistency and ACID properties because GCP has a Spanner. 

GCP has BigTable which is a petabyte-scale.