The vCloud Air – Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform (hereafter, referred to as Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform) Getting Started Guide provides information about the Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform service by VMware, Inc.

This guide provides information about how to sign-up for the Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform service, setup your service accounts using the vCloud Air Web User Interface (UI), and authenticate those accounts for use with the Google Cloud Storage APIs to create and manage buckets, upload objects and so on.

This document is intended for vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand users who want to write applications for storing and retrieving data using the Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform service. They must be familiar with technologies such as, gsutil, JSON, CLI, XML, REST APIs, and the Windows or Linux operating system.

In addition to this guide, see the following documentation for the Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform service:

vCloud Air Object Storage powered by Google Cloud Platform Release Notes

vCloud Air Object Storage FAQs

Google Cloud Storage Documentation

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