Cloud Build

1. Cloud builder

  • Builds container images with common languages and tools.
  • Cloud Build can use publicly available image to execute tasks.
  • Runs build steps in a Docker container. 
  • Cloud Build provides and maintains pre-built images. 
  • Pre-built images are located in Container Registry
  • The source code for builders is in cloud builders GitHub repository.
  • Cloud Build developer community provides open-source builders. 
  • Pre-built images not available for open-source builders.
  • Download the source code from the cloud builders community GitHub repository and then build the image.