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  1. Managed PostgreSQL

    I would love you guys to have a managed PostgreSQL option for your Cloud SQL. It should offer the same features as MySQL where it automates replication, patch management and database management.

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    • Auto-whitelist IPs from Instance Group for SQL access.

      It would be great to have an option under `SQL -> instance details -> access control -> authorization` to automatically allow connections from all VMs in a compute engine Instance Group.

      Right now only explicit IP/ranges can be whitelisted, which makes autohealing/scaling somewhat less automatic, or "Cloud SQL proxy" which is pretty convoluted.

      If there's already a way to do this, it doesn't seem intuitive.
      Thanks :)

      51 votes
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      • Mysql instances should also have a private network

        Managed mysql should have an internal ip address on the private network.

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        • Cloud SQL for Singapore Data Center like AWS

          It will be better to have SQL and compute engine in the same data center for better perfomance and speed

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              • Add Support for MS SQL Server

                We use MS SQL Server and not MySQL, therefore we cannot use Google's Cloud SQL product. We would like to though.

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                  2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Thanks, the team is evaluating this and would like to provide it at some point in the future. It’s great to hear about your interest in a managed MSSQL offering, and I hope we’ll hear from many others who also want this. :)

                • Bug: Cannot create instance with the same name as instance deleted before

                  1. Create Cloud SQL instance via gcloud command

                  $ gcloud sql instances create sample-instance --database-version MYSQL_5_6 --region asia-east1

                  2. Delete Cloud SQL instance created above (== sample-instance) from Web UI

                  3. Create Cloud SQL instance with the same name as instance created on step 1.

                  $ gcloud sql instances create sample-instance --database-version MYSQL_5_6 --region asia-east1

                  4. Following error message is shown

                  DEBUG: operation : None
                  DEBUG: (gcloud.sql.instances.create) The instance or operation is not in an appropriate state to handle the request.
                  Traceback (most recent call last):
                  File "/usr/bin/../lib/google-cloud-sdk/./lib/googlecloudsdk/calliope/cli.py", line 591, in Execute
                  result = args.cmd_func(cli=self, args=args)
                  File "/usr/bin/../lib/google-cloud-sdk/./lib/googlecloudsdk/calliope/backend.py", line 1191,…

                  11 votes
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                  • Offer access to Cloud SQL from Cloud functions

                    Cloud SQL is currently not accessible from Cloud functions. This means that it is necessary to use an intermediary Google App Engine or similar method to bridge requests from functions to databases.

                    9 votes
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                    • Pay-Per-Usage Scalable SQL Service

                      The current pricing schemes allows for either pay-per-usage Datastore or BigQuery, or pay-per-machine fully transactional relational Database. What I would want is a scalable pay-per-usage service for SQL, where I dont have to pre-provision servers, but just have a fast and reliable SQL service where I get billed per used CPU cycles / RAM / Network / Storage at the end of the month. Currently, our SQL servers idle outside of standard business hours, and we have to over-provision for some rare complex queries.
                      As you are anyway starting to make Cloud Spanner SQL compatible and have full control over…

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                      • Cross Region Read Replicas

                        It would be nice to have managed read replicas in different regions rather then having to setup/maintain your own replicas.

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                        • Creating read replica even if first backup is not done yet

                          I want to create read replica even there is no backup on master yet.

                          I suggest some ways to implement:

                          1. Create backup when user create read replica

                          2. Reserve to create read replica when first backup is created

                          3. Add option to create backup when user create instance
                          $ gcloud sql instances create master --create-backup-immediately # other options...

                          4. Allow users to create backup manually

                          I appreciate if this feature is implemented.

                          3 votes
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