Virtual machines in GKE

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So far, we’ve shown you how to understand and monitor your costs for GKE. In this episode of Beyond Your Bill, we speak to the importance of choosing the right virtual machines. Specifically, we show you how virtual machines are a crucial part to your GKE costs – showing you the best practices for choosing VMs and how to customize your machine types. Watch to learn how you can better control your GKE costs!

0:00 – Intro
1:10 – Choose the right machine type →
4:38 – Preemptible VMs →
6:05 – Sign up for committed-use discounts →
7:16 – Choose the right regions →
7:59 – Outro

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Product: Google Kubernetes Engine; fullname: Mark Mirchandani;


Duration: 00:08:26
Publisher: Google Cloud
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