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Keeping Google Cloud Storage buckets backed up

Basically, my question is: what are the best ways to keep my Google Cloud Storage bucket data safe? I understand that using Object Versioning is a first measure you can take to protect yourself ...
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Is it necessary to perform backup data and stored them in non Google server

I'm developer and have 0 sys admin knowledge. Currently, I had built several apps on the top of Google App Engine. I'm pretty happy with it, as it requires 0 sys admin effort, to achieve such scale. ...
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Google appengine Cloud integration

I have created a Google App Engine project with new https://console.developers.google.com/project/ and after that I try to activate Cloud integration to have Cloud storage default bucket but I ...
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google appengine newer versions always error

I've deployed newer versions of a google appengine app but they always return HTTP status code 500, 'The server encountered an error and could not complete your request.Please try again in 30 ...
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Duplicate Application Settings

Google Cloud Platform emailed me, telling me to migrate from the Master/Slave Datastore to the High Replication Datastore (HRD). Unfortunately, the migration instructions have fallen out of date. The ...
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AppEngine Launcher 1.9.23 is slow on OSX [migrated]

Has anyone else noticed that the latest AppEngine Launcher, version 1.9.23, takes a lot longer to deploy code? What used to take less than a minute now takes over 15 minutes. Is there something I ...
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Adding custom domains in a site builder

I'm involved in the development of a site builder which is hosted on Google Appengine. The project is associated to a wildcard domain (e.g. *.foo-bar.com) and we then use the subdomain to determine ...
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Not able to use mysql in google app engine - Error loading MySQLdb module: No module named _mysql. I am using cloudSQL

I am using googleAppEngineLauncher to try mysql connection. It gives the log File "/Users/kakshilshah/Desktop/hope/skeduleBackend/django/utils/importlib.py", line 40, in import_module ...
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XMPP API for Google App Engine connection failure

I have failed completely to get the App Engine XMPP API in an app engine app to talk to an external XMPP Openfire server running on an instance on Compute Engine. I have equally failed to connect with ...
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How to view status of recent AppEngine mapreduce jobs?

We recently upgraded our App Engine application to GAE SDK 1.9, and upgraded the older MapReduce library we'd been using to the most recent version hosted on GitHub. We now find that the old MapReduce ...
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Unable to copy war file from local directory to webapps of tomcat stack in Google Cloud because of permissions

I am doing one android application (client-Server type). Up to now ,I installed tomcat in my system itself . So now server is my computer and client is my phone Now I want to deploy my server ...
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Google app cloud - Redirect to naked domain

I have google app engine application working on my naked domain but I can't find any tutorials on how to redirect the non naked (www) sub domain to the naked domain. It seems only like they build in ...
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Google app engine SSL and map to example.com/api

I'm going to setup the SSL for my domain, now, the configuration is this: - google cloud machine that hosts the website (example.com), and a webapp (js, example.com/myapp) that communicates with API ...
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View module configuration in App Engine developer's console

I'm struggling to understand Google's various administration interfaces regarding the configuration of modules in App Engine. I have this code in my app.yaml application: s~myapp module: default ...
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Python Pip Install fails - Could not build the egg. Also cannot use 1.2.5 because of google cloud sql

I need mysql-python. I get error of could not build egg while installing 1.2.4 Everywhere it says install 1.2.5, which works for me too. But googleAppEngine's app.yaml supports only 1.2.4 ...
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App Engine inaccessible from Google Cloud Platform Developer Console

I created an App Engine Project using https://appengine.google.com I try to access App Engine from Google Cloud Platform Developer Console but fail. Overview -> Take the Google App Engine ...
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phpbb google cloud platform [closed]

I'd like to setup phpBB on Google Cloud Platform. Should I be using AppEngine (example setup), Compute Engine or Containers?
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App engine - Naked domain redirect to “www”

I set up my domain with SSL certificate on Google Appengine: https://www.ltc-x.de/ Everything is working fine for the www subdomain. Now I want to get the naked domain to work as well. So if someone ...
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When should one use the following: Amazon EC2, Google App Engine, Microsoft Azure and Salesforce.com? [closed]

I had asked this question on StackOverflow. It was suggested to post it here too. When should one use the following: Amazon EC2, Google App Engine, Microsoft Azure and Salesforce.com? Please share ...
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Massive Crawling requests from Google Apps Engine useragent

I'm badly affected with 'Google AppEngine-Google' UserAgent.. receiving 5/6 requests per second on http server. This bot is crawling my site just like GoogleBot does. Following is the sample of url ...
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GAE dev server behind Apache proxy sometimes slow

As the Google App Engine development server only serves one file at a time, I decided to have static resources served instead by: Apache 2.2.17 / XAMPP 1.7.4 / WinXP32. Requests for dynamically ...
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DNS: migrating FROM Google Email + Google App hosted website TO Google Email + 3rd party hosting

I inherited a DNS/website/email scenario I don't understand. # I need to modify DNS records so that email integrated with Google Apps is not altered, but so that web traffic goes to a 3rd party. ...
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How to recover If you lost administrator rights of Google Apps?

I tried of Google Apps Premier Edition, but I got rid of administrator rights of the administrative account by mistake and was not able to access Control Panel. How to recover If you lost ...
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Google App Engine SDK is open source. Would anyone from the cloud try to catch it to break the vendor lockin?

Would it be possible/feasible/desirable that any "cloud" provider grab the source code of the Google App Engine SDK in order to break the "vendor lock in" it imposes?
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Google App Engine as part of a load balanced service

I have a set of servers that are currently using a single domain name with multiple DNS A records to round robin load balance. I have ported my service to run on the Google App Engine and I would like ...
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can two cloud infrastructures connect

I want to use app engine but unfortunately they are not supporting with their DB spatial queries, so I was wondering if there is a way to create my DB on one cloud either AWS or Azure and my backend ...
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Sign up for Google AppEngine without SMS?

I would like to use Google AppEngine, but it appears to require a cellphone to receive SMS for verification. Is there any way around this, or any other option I can take?
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Google App Engine vertical scaling

I know Google Cloud (Google App Engine) can autoscale instances horizontally: you have 1 server with certain parameters, when it's overloaded autoscaler launches new server and balances load between ...
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app engine custom domain not working

I'm using Google App Engine with Google Apps. I can access my site through http://mydomain.appspot.com. I've been setting it up with a custom domain using http://aralbalkan.com/1466 I registered my ...
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Nginx as reverse proxy for Google App Engine application

I want to use nginx as a reverse proxy for Google App Engine application to support naked domain as described here. If I use this scheme, will all the traffic go through the server that hosts nginx or ...
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Send email through local SMTP vs google app engine

My web site is supposed to send email to customers and its hosted on a VPS. Should I use local SMTP or is it better to use a third party SMTP provider like Google App Engine? What are the ...
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How do I access a google cloud storage bucket using a service account from the command line?

I thought it would be pretty straight forward to do this, but I can't get it to work: I'm trying to push files from a server (GCE) to a google cloud storage bucket. To avoid granting the gsutil ...
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Installing Backtrack/Pentesting OS on AWS/AZURE? [closed]

I tried good search but i am unable to get any help on this topic. Is there any official/unofficial way to install these OS on these cloud hosting. I don't know if it against there tos or not. ...
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Running Google App Engine on Google Compute Engine

I am trying to setup a server for app engine development. I cannot for the life of me figure out how to access the resulting web server externally. I am running a Debian image, Python GAE. I have the ...
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Identifying Google company resources versus App Engine resources

We are experiencing a problem with scraping on our e-commerce platform. It's not the scraping that is the problem per se, it's that whoever is doing it is spoofing a stale referrer full of our ...
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Running local gae server in port 80

I have an ubuntu 10.4 installation with apache2 running by default in port 80. I want gae to respond to that address instead of apache. I have changed the conf files for apache in order to use another ...
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IA (Intermediate Authority) SSL Certificate on AppEngine

I had a website running under one domain name on AppEngine with SSL working as expected. However, I switched to another domain name, and I've not been able to get SSL working. When I go to upload a ...
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Forward my domain and hide the original

I have registered a domain with godaddy. This points to a sub domain on app spot (google app engine). When i visit my domain I see the blah.appspot.com rather than mydomain.com Can I hide the app ...
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Google App Engine and SSL Payment Page

I have an app hosted on Google App Engine and I need to have a payment page that uses SSL. GAE only allows you to use SSL on their appspot domain but I want to keep it on my custom domain. Is it ...
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Does Cloud Computing COST a premium? (or is it competitive with shared/managed/co-location)

Since cloud solutions (Google AppEngine, Amazon, etc.) do more for you, at the end of the day do they cost significantly more than doing it "yourself" with co-location hosting, etc. Not just ...
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Have Free website Hosting with Google App Engine

I'm reading about Google App Engine. I'm creating a bunch of simple dynamic websites in java. I'm considering to use Google App Engine and setup my clients' website on it. In this way I've only to ...
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Using Google's App Engine as CDN for static files

I am planning on moving my static files to Google's App Engine. I was wondering if this is a good idea to do. I have read that is it possible that Google will cache your files on multiple locations, ...
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joomla in Google appengine

I was wondering if I can transfer my existing site based on joomla! in Google appengine. How can I do that? Will it be easy if I start from scratch (modifying joomla! for Google appengine). Please ...
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App Engine, OpenSSL and Heartbleed

Has GAE ever used OpenSSL for its frontend servers? It’s quite interesting in the context of the Heartbleed security hole. It would be nice to get a confirmation from Google that no risks are present. ...
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Is it possible to mange AWS on Google App Engine?

Say I want to schedule EC2 instant start up, or something like this. I did some reading on the Google App Engine document, find that scheduler is supported, however I am not familiar with Google API, ...
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Why cname appengine app always redirect to www.google.com?

I have a appengine app and google app account. I have CNAME the domain name to the appengine app successful two months ago. I find that CNAME fail to direct to the appengine app now, but the ...
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What's the cheapest way to host hobby projects?

What's the best place to put your hobby web projects(the web app itself, not the code) ? Typically, the projects are such that: a) I just want to test out an interesting idea without exploring the ...
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How big is a cloud? [closed]

I'm trying to come up with some data on how much computing power the current cloud platforms represent. (Microsoft Azure, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Google App Engine. Others?) Stuff like how many ...
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EC2 or GAE for python/django app [closed]

I am currently deciding whether to use EC2 or GAE for my django app. I've done some research on both. In terms of deploying a database-driven django app with the following: -- high on db reads / ...