Google Cloud Next '18 Extended

GDG Twin Cities
Fri, Aug 24, 2018, 11:30 AM (CDT)

About this event

Join us for a lunchtime event at Agosto. We will review key announcements from the Google Cloud Next '18 event. We'll have a number of lightning talks - a few minutes on several topics.

11:30-12:00 Socialize and eat some Pizza Luce rounds and salad.

12:00-1:00 Google NEXT lightening talks (see the lineup below)

Apigee API Management for Istio (GA) - JOSH PALM
Soon you can use your existing Apigee Edge API management platform to wrangle microservices running on the Istio service mesh.

Introduction and demo of Istio with Kubernetes.

Cloud Search - GREG BOLLOM
New functionality in Cloud Search to help companies intelligently and securely index third-party data beyond G Suite (whether the data is stored in the cloud or on-premises). This functionality is being deployed to an initial set of customers.

Cloud Functions - THOMAS BOHMBACH
Cloud Functions is Google Cloud’s event-driven serverless platform that offers flexible, fast cloud app development. During Next ’18, Google announced that Cloud Functions is now generally available and ready for production use. And, new language runtimes: Node 8 and Python 3.7 were announced.

Cloud IoT Edge extends Google Cloud’s powerful AI capability to gateways and connected devices.


  • Jeffrey Williams

    Jeffrey Williams

    University of California, Berkeley

    GDG Organizer

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  • Lloyd Lentz

    Lloyd Lentz

    Macalester College

    GDG Organizer

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  • Emily Anderson

    Emily Anderson

    Blue Shield

    Senior Application Developer

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