In this video, Brian explains Google Cloud Platform’s Always Free VM and demonstrates deployment of a CentOS 7 VM.
Brian also covers VPC firewall rules and how snapshots work.
– While discussing Firewall rules, I mistakenly said RDP instead of SSH since there was dialog on the screen talking about RDP.
– When shutting down VMs and restarting, VMs may receive a new external IP address upon restart, under VPC Network – External Addresses, you can specify to keep an IP as static.
The follow-up video about deploying OpenLDAP and LDAPS is available here: