Google Cloud uses regions, subdivided into zones, to define the geographic location of physical computing resources.

Available locations

When you call the pipelines.run method using the Cloud Life Sciences API, you specify a location in which the pipeline runs. The Cloud Life Sciences API supports a subset of the full list of Google Cloud locations.

The Cloud Life Sciences API is available in the following locations:

Regional locations

Region name Region description
North America
us-central1 Iowa, USA
us-west2 Los Angeles, USA
northamerica-northeast1 Montréal, Canada
europe-west2 London, UK
europe-west4 Netherlands
asia-southeast1 Singapore
asia-northeast1 Tokyo, Japan

Multi-regional locations

Multi-region name Multi-region description
us Data centers in the United States