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  1. Allow immediate deletion of projects

    Currently, if you have a workflow that involves rapidly creating and destroying projects, you run into the project creation quota pretty quickly. This *appears* to be linked to the fact that projects have a non-negotiable 30 day grace period. If so, it would be great if one could just opt out of the latter, and kill a project dead immediately.

    Use cases:

    1. Choosing to break your setup down into very many small projects for organisational purposes.
    2. Working on third-party tooling. For example, I have been contributing to the GCP provider for terraform, but have found it impossible to…

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      1 comment  ·  Feature Request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Allow SMTP to Office 365 (smtp.office365.com)

      Your blocking of standard SMTP ports seems reasonable until you realize that outgoing e-mail can still be sent through G Suite mail servers and not Office 365 mail servers. My domain e-mail that I want to send mail through (low volume) is hosted at Office 365. I'm not going to move it to G Suite just for one little use. I don't see what, if anything, this has to do with IP reputation since smtp.office365.com requires login information. I was excited to use Google Compute Engine until I discovered this annoying fact. Now I'm going to have to use AWS…

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        5 comments  ·  Defect  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add labels to Committed Use Discounts so I can leverage the cost-center label in my reporting.

        I use a `cost-center` and `env` label to slice up costs and allocate them appropriately. Unfortunately after adding Committed Use Discounts, my calculations are off. Would like to be able to have labels for all resources / SKU's that can generate charges.

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            2 comments  ·  Defect  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

            Hi Matthew, thanks for filing this. Unfortunately the “defects” sub areas of UserVoice are kind of defunct and we’re hoping to close them, as it’s not really staffed for interactive support. That said, I’ve flagged this post to the GCF PM to take a look at. For future reference, our primary place for bug filing is here:

            https://issuetracker.google.com/savedsearches/559729

            (you can find links to all the issue tracker areas from: https://cloud.google.com/support/docs/issue-trackers)

          • Add billing forecasts and alerts on the forecast

            Google Cloud has budgets and alerts, but the alerts only alert on actual spend. It would be much more useful to have alerts based on actual+forecasted spend.

            Then I could set alerts up to fire only when the forecasted amount goes over the budget. Currently I have alerts that fire at 50% and then I check if I'm 50% through the month to see if I'm on track.

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            • Support Python in Cloud Functions

              Support CPython 2.7 and CPython 3.6 in Cloud Functions

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              • Support Dart

                Support Dart for cloud functions.

                The Dart VM would be perfect for cloud functions.

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                • Low latency KV store like DynamoDB

                  It would be really nice to have a regional low latency service like DynamoDB available for storing things like user sessions. Cloud Datastore is not low enough latency. Having it be able to be replicated asynchronously to other regions would also be really handy.

                  Something like Cloud BigTable would work, but it's too expensive for just a small session store. I can run Redis myself, but I'd rather not have to.

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                  • Add a parameter/metadata store to KMS

                    To securely store configuration using GCP tools, one needs to

                    1. Store them in a file
                    2. Encrypt that with KMS
                    3. Store that file in GCS
                    4. At runtime download that file
                    5. Decrypt it

                    It would be great if there was a way to store small secrets directly in KMS so that we don't need to go through the intermediate step of GCS ourselves.

                    4 votes
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                    • Add bucket snapshots to Google Cloud Storage

                      Cloud Storage buckets already support object versioning. Similar to snapshots of persistent disks, an ability to save a snapshot of a bucket can be added to Cloud Storage.

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                      • Rollout cloud functions to more regions

                        Cloud functions are currently only available for central US. Please rollout support ASAP for other regions around the world, e.g. Europe

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                        • Automatic TLS certificates

                          Automatic TLS certificates

                          I'd love to be able to have Google automatically protect my domains with HTTPS using Cloud Load Balancing instead of having to manage a multitude of certificates on my own (or write some external process/cronjob to update certificates every so often).

                          Something like Let's Encrypt integration or Google issuing off of one of its intermediates would be a fantastic addition to the platform and would enable all to easily offer HTTPS instead of non-secure HTTP for their custom hostnames/domains

                          60 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  Feature Request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Accept Prepaid Cards for Verified Accounts (e.g. with a valid SEPA agreement)

                            I can not upvote a previous request for this so I am reposting:

                            Please consider allowing "quasi-verfied" account holders to add prepaid cards as an additional mode of payment.

                            In other words – if you already have the bank account details; have so-to-say, verified the account holder's identity, or at the very least their name and bank account – how on earth is accepting a prepaid card any more unsafe than accepting a regular card? Presumably this conditional acceptance of prepaid cards just isn't implemented in your checkout system. Please implement it. Thank you.

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                            • Manage all organization's networks in a single pane

                              The organization node is great, but it would be nice to manage all the projects networks in a single pane.

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                              • Cheaper cloud spanner starting price

                                It would be great if Cloud Spanner had a cheaper starting price. I listened to Deepti Srivastava on https://www.gcppodcast.com/post/episode-62-cloud-spanner-with-deepti-srivastava/ talk about customer feedback on pricing and how they felt that Cloud Spanner provided incredible value.

                                I 100% agree that it provides incredible value, and the performance that you can get from a single node is great and comparable to a MySQL VM that costs the same amount. However my needs are much more modest than 10,000 queries per second or 2,000 writes per second. I'd be quite happy with a node that provided 1/10th of the performance at even 1/4…

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                                  1 comment  ·  Feature Request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Thanks, we’ve heard this feedback from a number of different directions, and the team is aware of the desire to see something like this. We’ll update this request in the future if there are new offerings to announce.

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                                    • Support Accept-Language in Cloud CDN caching

                                      Cloud CDN currently does not support Accept-Language nor Vary: Accept-Language for caching. This kills localization for clients where content may actually be translated depending on the language.

                                      Amazon's CDN supports caching on Accept-Language....pretty big for international use cases.

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                                      • I want a VPS offering

                                        GCE has too many features and I'd like for an easier way to create and manage instances for small projects.

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                                        • Renaming

                                          Just want to start off by saying this, This should not be top priority but still be added

                                          We should have an option to rename things like instances or storage bucket or ips or anything in general.

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                                            0 comments  ·  Feature Request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                            Thanks, there are several specific rename feature requests within the product forums. While we’ll certainly keep the feedback in mind generally, each different product may have different considerations. For example, in GCS a rename would really be a complete copy, which is a fairly expensive operation (and could be very expensive if you src data is in Coldline). This is core to how GCS works. In other products, it might be easier. Feel free to browse the feedback forums here and add your votes to specific rename operations you feel would be most helpful. Thanks!

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