Marketplace

1. Overview

  • With Google Cloud Marketplace, there is no need to manually configure the software, virtual machine instances, storage or network settings.
  • Most Google Cloud Marketplace images provide estimates of monthly charges.
  • Google Cloud Marketplace image pricing does not attempt to estimate networking costs.
  • Google Cloud updates base images for the software packages to fix critical issues and vulnerabilities, but it does not update the software after it has been deployed.
  • Cloud Marketplace enables users to quickly deploy functional software packages.
  • Cloud Marketplace enables users to deploy and configure production grade solutions from third party vendors.
  • Cloud Marketplace applications can be scaled when additional capacity is required.
  • GCP updates Cloud Marketplace  images to fix critical issues and vulnerabilities but doesn't update software that you've already deployed.
  • Enables quick deployment of functional software packages on Google Cloud.
  • Google Cloud Marketplace offers many solutions, including variations of the same solution. 
  • Each solution has a details page that describes the VM type, operating system, estimated costs, and more.
  • Users can search for a package and select one that meets their business needs. 
  • Software packages can be easily deployed without manual configuration. 
  • Software packages can be deployed and scaled later when applications require additional capacity. 
  • Google Cloud updates the images for software packages to fix critical issues and vulnerabilities.
  • GCP Marketplace can deploy to Anthos clusters no matter where they are running.
  • GCP Marketplace solutions have direct integration with existing GCP billing and are supported by the software vendor.
  • The default configuration can be used or deployments can be customized to use more virtual CPUs or storage resources.
  • Some packages allow users to specify the number of virtual machine instances to use in a cluster.