Databases for games
Build global, live games that deliver exceptional user experiences with Google Cloud databases. Serve millions of players at any scale with fast, reliable, and accurate data processing.
How Google Cloud databases can help you scale to the next level of games
Serve players at unmatched scale and availability
Build and operate global, live games with unmatched scale, speed, and availability. Scale up and down seamlessly to tackle sudden changes in workloads, serving millions of players globally.
Build fast with increased developer productivity
Automate time-consuming tasks such as database provisioning, storage capacity management, performance tuning, patching, and upgrades so you and your team can focus on creating great games.
Generate insights with market-leading solutions
Break down operational silos, build data pipelines, generate real-time insights, and make better business decisions with BigQuery, Looker, GKE, and more, to deliver exceptional game experiences.
Learn more about what makes our databases unique
Harness world-class technology, performance, and scale from the same underlying architecture that powers Google’s most popular, billion-user products.
The most successful game developers build on Google Cloud
Getting you started
Build and operate global, always-on games with faster time-to-market.
Explore common use cases for games
Build transformative game experiences with a platform built to address your most complex challenges.
Develop a scalable player profile service with Spanner
In this codelab, you will be creating two Go services that interact with a regional Spanner database to enable players to sign up and start playing.
Develop a game inventory management service with Spanner
In this codelab, you will be creating two Go services that interact with a regional Spanner database to enable a sample game trade post.
Develop a persistent game leaderboard with Spanner
In this video, you will learn how to implement a persistent game leaderboard with Spanner.