Google Cloud Storage


Google Cloud Storage - Overview

Google Cloud Storage is a storage platform that provides high-performance object storage services and offers excellent scalability, data availability, durability, and security. It allows you to store objects and access any amount of data instantly from any storage classes, integrate storage into your applications with a single unified API, and optimize price and performance easily.

Monitored Parameters

Go to the Monitors Category View by clicking the Monitors tab. Click on the Storage instance available under Google Cloud in the Cloud Apps section. Displayed is the Google Cloud Storage bulk configuration view distributed into three tabs:

  • Availability tab gives the availability history for the past 24 hours or 30 days.
  • Performance tab gives the health status and events for the past 24 hours or 30 days.
  • List view tab enables you to perform bulk admin configurations.

By clicking a monitor from the list, you'll be taken to the Google Cloud Storage dashboard. It has 5 tabs:

Overview

Parameter Description
NUMBER OF OBJECTS:
Number of Objects Total number of objects present in the Google Storage instance.
BUCKET SIZE:
Bucket Size The size of the bucket (in GB).
REQUESTS:
Total Requests/Min The total number of requests processed by the bucket per minute.
NETWORK TRAFFIC:
Total Incoming Traffic Total amount of data received over the network between two polls (in KB/sec).
Total Outgoing Traffic Total amount of data sent over the network between two polls (in KB/sec).

Requests

Parameter Description
READ REQUESTS:
Get Object Requests/Min The total number of Get object requests made in a bucket per minute.
Get Bucket Requests/Min The total number of Get Bucket requests made in a bucket per minute.
Read Object Requests/Min The total number of Read object requests made in a bucket per minute.
List Objects Requests/Min The total number of List object requests made in a bucket per minute.
WRITE REQUESTS:
Write Object Requests/Min The total number of Write object requests made in a bucket per minute.
Delete Object Requests/Min The total number of Delete object requests made in a bucket per minute.
Update Object Requests/Min The total number of Update object requests made in a bucket per minute.
Clone Object Requests/Min The total number of Clone object requests made in a bucket per minute.
Rewrite Object Requests/Min The total number of Rewrite object requests made in a bucket per minute.

Network

Parameter Description
READ INCOMING TRAFFIC:
Get Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Get Object method (in KB/sec).
Get Bucket Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Get Bucket method (in KB/sec).
Read Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Read Object method (in KB/sec).
List Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the List Object method (in KB/sec).
READ OUTGOING TRAFFIC:
Get Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Get Object method (in KB/sec).
Get Bucket Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Get Bucket method (in KB/sec).
Read Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Read Object method (in KB/sec).
List Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the List Object method (in KB/sec).
WRITE INCOMING TRAFFIC:
Write Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Write Object method (in KB/sec).
Delete Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Delete Object method (in KB/sec).
Update Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Update Object method (in KB/sec).
Clone Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Clone Object method (in KB/sec).
Rewrite Object Incoming Traffic Amount of data received over the network for the Rewrite Object method (in KB/sec).
WRITE OUTGOING TRAFFIC:
Write Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Write Object method (in KB/sec).
Delete Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Delete Object method (in KB/sec).
Update Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Update Object method (in KB/sec).
Clone Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Clone Object method (in KB/sec).
Rewrite Object Outgoing Traffic Amount of data sent over the network for the Rewrite Object method (in KB/sec).

Objects

Parameter Description
Top Objects by Size:
Object Name (Top) Name of the object that is of higher size.
Top Object Size Size of the object that is of higher size (in MB).
Created Time (Top) Time at which the object of higher size was created.
Recently Uploaded Objects:
Object Name (Recent) Name of the object that was recently uploaded.
Recently Uploaded Object Size Size of the object that was recently uploaded (in MB).
Created Time (Recent) Time at which the recently-uploaded object was created.
Category Wise Details:
Category Category of the object.
Count by Category Number of objects available in that category.
Size by Category Total size of objects available in that category (in MB).

Configuration

Parameter Description
BUCKET INFORMATION:
Project ID Unique identifier of the project in which the bucket was created.
Location The location of the bucket.
Location Type The type of location that the bucket resides in.
Storage Class The storage type of the bucket.
Creation Time The creation time of the bucket.
Last Updated Time Time at which the bucket was last updated.
Bucket Policy Enabled Indicates whether Bucket level Policy is enabled for the bucket.
Uniform Bucket Level Access Enabled Indicates whether Uniform Bucket level Access is enabled for the bucket.