Google Cloud Platform

Google Release Cloud Console App to Manage Google Cloud Platform From Your Mobile Device

March 25, 2015 - Written By Stephen Sard

Google has launched its Cloud Console application today that will assist you in managing your various could computing solutions on the Google Cloud Platform. We should point out that this is a beta application currently, so you may have some issues with its performance. This application allows direct access to common and key features directly from your mobile smartphone or your tablet. The Google Cloud Platform is a group of cloud-based products and services that enables developers to create a multitude of things from websites, to applications, to other solutions. These services allow developers to work on their projects without having to worry about managing the application, database, and storage. Now, you can manage many of these services directly from your mobile device.

The application will allow you to perform various functions to assist you in managing your various virtualization and hosting solutions. You can customize the application’s dashboard to fit your needs. This provides you with a quick-glance overview of things, saving you time. It also includes various things such as billing as well as a multitude of metrics and performance information. The application will allow you to monitor your various accounts, where you can view the state of your Google App Engine and Compute Engine resources. You can also take certain actions on your virtual machines, giving you on the go management of them. It also has Incident report handling, allowing you to acknowledge and comment on an incident as well as mark it as being fixed when you have solved the issue.

This application is a breath of fresh air to those who have been waiting for a feature such as this for Google Cloud Platform. With this app, you can control a great deal of information and handle issues as they arise no matter where you are. Google as said they will be adding new features to this beta application, so make sure that you report any issues that you may be having with the application to Google so that they can make the appropriate fixes. The application has been offered before, however it was taken down quickly according to some, so make sure you visit the Google Play Store (source link below) and download this application just in case Google takes it down again.