Moving Cron Jobs to the Cloud

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In this episode of Serverless Expeditions, Martin Omander and Dustin Ingram show you the dexterity of Python, and how you can easily run jobs on a schedule with Cloud Functions and Cloud Scheduler. Dustin will show how he parses the HTML articles from Hacker News and emails them on a schedule.


0:00 – Intro
0:40 – Python
1:18 – Hacker News API and Cloud Scheduler integration
1:30 – HTTP request
2:09 – Cloud Scheduler and Cron Jobs
2:28 – gCloud Scheduler
2:40 – Conclusion

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Product: Cloud Scheduler, Cloud Functions; fullname: Dustin Ingram, Martin Omander;


Duration: 00:03:21
Publisher: Google Cloud
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