Recently, I was hunting around the internet, looking for an easy way to extract an attribute of GCP resource to cross-reference while creating another resource in gcloud. I had reserved a static IP address and I wanted to use it’s IP address as the external address of a VM instance. I learnt that such a simple operation was indeed tricky, at least up until some time ago. Here’s my journey and welcome aboard!
Author: Dheerendra Nath
I am a passionate solution designer and developer. I love designing enterprise applications on the cloud and coding solutions. I love playing with data and working with BigData, especially the awesome products like BigQuery, DataFlow, and related tools on the Google Cloud Platform. I have developed a taste for machine learning and I am currently exploring TensorFlow and CloudML. More about me at www.linkedin.com/in/dheerendranath