Configuration of Google cloud storage for application access

Following are the steps can be useful if you have any application (service) in your on premise that need to access (download/upload) files to Google cloud storage.

Open https://cloud.google.com/  and configure your free account if not done so far.
Open console and create a new Project.

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Select the correct project if you have access to multiple projects.

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Select storage from ‘Product and services’ menu.

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Click on ‘Create Bucket’ and give name, storage class and location.

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Upload some of files/folders manually.

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Click on Settings then Interoperability, note down cloud storage URL, access key and secret key. If secret key isn’t present then click on ‘Create a new Key

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Testing bucket access:-

Install Cloudberry (freeware) for Google cloud in your test server.
Connect to Azure blob using access key, secret key. Make sure authentication is ‘Access & secret key’ is selected.

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Test copy (/cut) paste of file (/s) using cloud berry console.

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