Spot VMs Overview: The Affordable Google Discount

Image of Coding from Unsplash used for Spot VMs Article, Oct 2022

Table of Contents What are Spot VMs Google has a massive infrastructure distributed throughout the globe and a dynamic mix of workloads, which implies that some of its infrastructure capacity may remain idle. Spot VMs are Compute Engine VMs that utilize this idle capacity whenever it is accessible. Spot VMs are extremely cost-effective compute instances […]