Choose your preferred environment
Go 1.12+ and Go 1.11 runtimes capable of running any framework, library, or binary.
Optimized to scale nearly instantaneously to handle huge traffic spikes.
Application can scale to 0 instances when there is no traffic. Most cost-effective for applications that have significant periods where they are not serving traffic.
Fast deployment time.
Open source runtimes capable of running any framework, library, or binary.
Greater CPU and memory instance types.
Can access resources in the same Compute Engine network.
Support for Go 1.9 up to Go 1.15
No free tier. Application always has a minimum number of running instances. Most cost-effective for applications that serve traffic continuously.