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ACE Exam Guide Using APIs

GCP has a GUI for finding and activating APIs called the Cloud API Library. There are three requirements and a sometimes condition for using a Cloud API. The first requirement, pretty obviously, is a Google account. The others seemed a bit more nuanced to me. The second requirement is a project from which to use […]

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GCP Associate Cloud Engineer Study Notes

ACE Exam Guide About APIs

The API acronym comes up in so many different contexts that I needed to spend some time clarifying what it is. Essentially, “application programming interface” means exactly what the definition of the individual words are. “Application” is putting something into operation. “Programming” means the process of writing programs. “Interface” is the exchange of information between […]