Note: this post appeared first on the Google Cloud Platform Blog on December 7, 2013
Google Compute Engine recently got us very excited about the possibilities for Cloud9 IDE. So much so, that we built support for Compute Engine into the backend of the soon-to-be-released major update of Cloud9 IDE! We’ve seen major improvements in speed, provisioning and the ability to automate deployments and management of our infrastructure. In this article we’ll talk about those experiences and what benefits Compute Engine offers to a complex web application like ours.