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Projects, Resources, IAM Users, Roles, Permissions, APIs, and Cloud Shell


Role Name Permissions
roles/viewer Permissions for read-only actions that do not affect state, such as viewing (but not modifying) existing resources or data.
roles/editor All viewer permissions, plus permissions for actions that modify state, such as changing existing resources.
roles/owner All editor permissions and permissions for the following actions
  • Manage roles and permissions for a project and all resources within the project.
  • Set up billing for a project.

Regions (Central US) are physical countries.

Zones are the data centre (Physical) like us-central1-a

follows country-zone-count


List active account name

gcloud auth list

List ProjectID

gloud config list project

Creating an instance though the cloud command line

gloud compute instances create <name> --machine-type <machine type> --zone <see zone location>

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