Google Cloud SQL database exports using Cloud Scheduler

This is going to be a quick and to the point blog. As many of you know (if you’re here at this point, I know you know), Google Cloud SQL backups are directly linked to the instance itself. WHAT!? That means if the instance is deleted, so are your backups. As a DevOps engineer, this […]


Kubernetes: WordPress on GKE using Cloud SQL

Create MySQL database Click CREATE INSTANCE. Choose MySQL. Choose an Instance ID and Root password. Click Create. Click on the USERS tab. Click Create user account. Insert wordpress as the User name and create a Password. Click CREATE. Feel free to use openssl to create a password. openssl rand -base64 32ux9ftpLM6YSB8gnCB+LOomCqp+gPlnk63JJEzCEp1Uo= Click the DATABASES tab. […]