Cloud SQL in a Nutshell

Intro

This post is part of a series of posts with notes as I’m studying for Google’s Professional Data Engineer Certification.

This particular post covers Cloud SQL in a nutshell.

Disclaimer

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Cloud SQL

  • Offers:
    • MySQL
    • Postgres
    • Micro$oft SQL server
  • High Availability through data replication through zones in a region (and failover - there are VMs in each zone in case one fails)
  • Can transition to Spanner pretty easily