1. Overview

  • Use to run code interactively and view the results.
  • Cloud Datalab runs in a Compute Engine virtual machine.
  • Cloud Datalab allows users to specify the virtual machine type and Google Cloud region.
  • Cloud Datalab orchestrates multiple Google Cloud services automatically, so users can focus on exploring data.
  • Cloud Datalab users only pay for the resources they use.
  • There is no additional charge for Datalab.
  • Cloud Datalab is integrated with BigQuery, Compute Engine, and Cloud Storage.
  • Cloud Datalab users can visualize data with Google charts or map plot line.
  • Cloud Datalab presents an interactive Python environment ready for use.