Cloud Functions provide an event-driven serverless compute platform in Google's Cloud. Some of the benefits of using Cloud Functions are:
This lab teaches you how to use Cloud Functions. Along the way, the lab introduces you to all of the key concepts and trade-offs that you need to understand to work effectively with Cloud Functions. The lab is performed using the Console web browser interface to Google Cloud.
Upon completion of this lab you will be able to:
This lab has no prerequisites.
May 1st, 2023 - Updated the instructions and screenshots to reflect the latest UI
September 2nd, 2021 - Improved function creation screenshot to emphasize the selection of the Allow unauthenticated invocations option
February 14th, 2021 - Updated screenshots to match the latest console experience
May 21st, 2019 - Added a validation Lab Step to check the work you perform in the lab
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