GCP Compute Engine Driver
Preevy can provision virtual machines on GCP using the
Google compute engine provisioning time for a VM is usually less than a minute, the default machine size in use is e2-small (2GB, 2vCpu) which costs around $12 per month.
Google Compute also offers a $300 free credit for new users which is suited for trying out preevy.
|Google Cloud project ID
|Google Cloud zone in which resources will be provisioned
|Machine type to be provisioned
Similar to other drivers, options are saved in the Preevy profile to be used as default values for all operations.
Options can be overridden for a specific compose file by adding them to the
Options can also be overridden using a CLI flag per command execution:
preevy up --gce-machine-type=e2-medium
Preevy uses the Google SDK which uses application default credentials (https://cloud.google.com/docs/authentication/application-default-credentials).
The simplest way is to use
gcloud auth application-default login command.
Also, you can check out the video below for a step-by-step guide on how to configure GCP credentials and use them with Preevy.
Required GCE permissions