Deployment Manager allows you to create templates of your resources or applications that can easily be deployed ondemand. This allows for automation and management of GCP resources using YAML-based configuration files. For example, if your company has an application that is often deployed, you can create a Deployment Manager template for it and run it every time the application needs to be deployed.
Let's look at some basic concepts of Deployment Manager:
- Configuration: A configuration describes all the resources that are part of a single deployment. The resources can be anything—GCP compute instances, app engine instances, or storage buckets. The configuration file is written in YAML and consists of each resource type along with its properties. Every resource must have a name, a type, and its properties.
- Template: Templates are parts of configuration...