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Developing with Python

Develop with Python on Google Cloud Platform.

Build anything with Python

Learn how to use Google Cloud Platform product libraries and frameworks to build, deploy, and monitor Python apps at scale. Use Google's APIs with Python to get actionable insights from your data.

Python on Google Cloud Platform

Learn how to create Python applications that dynamically scale capacity up or down according to traffic, perform data analysis, build machine learning models using powerful APIs, and more.

Python APIs and Client Libraries

Integrate with various Google Cloud Platform products from the comfort of Python.

Getting started with Python

Prepare your local machine for Python development, including developing Python apps that run on Google Cloud Platform.

Playlists and codelabs

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Hello Cloud Run with Python

  • Python Advocacy Team
  • Updated July 25, 2019

Cloud Run is a managed compute platform that enables you to run stateless containers that are invocable with HTTP requests. Cloud Run is serverless: it abstracts away all infrastructure management, so you can focus on what matters most — building great applications. In this codelab, you create a Python application and deploy it to Cloud Run.

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HTTP Cloud Functions in Python

  • Python Advocacy Team
  • Updated July 27, 2019

Cloud Functions is an event-driven serverless compute platform. Cloud Functions allows you to write your code without worrying about provisioning resources or scaling to handle changing requirements. In this codelab, you create a Cloud Function in Python that is invoked with HTTP.

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Using the Vision API with Python

  • Python Advocacy Team
  • Updated July 5, 2019

The Google Cloud Vision API allows you to easily integrate vision detection features into applications, including image labeling, face and landmark detection, optical character recognition (OCR), and tagging of explicit content. In this codelab, you focus on using the Vision API with Python, and learn how to perform text detection, landmark detection, and face detection!

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Getting started with App Engine (Python 3)

  • Python Advocacy Team
  • Updated July 24, 2019

App Engine applications are easy to create, easy to maintain, and easy to scale as your traffic and data storage needs change. With App Engine, there are no servers to maintain. You simply upload your application and it's ready to go. In this codelab, you learn how to deploy a simple Python web app written with the Flask web framework.

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PySpark for preprocessing BigQuery data

  • Python Advocacy Team
  • Updated July 25, 2019

This codelab shows you how to create a data preprocessing pipeline using Apache Spark, Cloud Dataproc, BigQuery, Cloud Storage, and Reddit posts data. This codelab uses PySpark, which is the Python API for Apache Spark.

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Using the Natural Language API with Python

  • Python Advocacy Team
  • Updated July 24, 2019

This codelab focuses on using the Cloud Natural Language API with Python. In this codelab, you learn how to perform sentiment analysis, entity analysis, syntax analysis, and content classification.

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