Google Cloud Global Infrastructure


The cloud infrastructure of GCP is built around: 20+ regions 70+ zones 140+ network edge locations Multi-regions A large geographic area, such as the United States, that contains two or more geographic places. Regions Are collections of zones that provide high-bandwidth, low-latency network connections to other zones in the same region. Regional resources can be used by any resource in that region, regardless of zone Generally, communication within regions will always be cost-efficient and faster than communication across different regions. Zones It is an isolated location within a region and is composed of several physical infrastructures housed in a data [...]