- Geofeed: a list of IP address ranges associated with geolocation information
- Created by Google in 2013
- Standardized as RFC 8805 in 2020
- GFE = Google Front End
- Software-defined, distributed systems that sit in Google's «pop»s and are distributed globally.
- Used by GCP services, not by customer VMs: Customer VMs use Cloud Front End, a similar product using the GCE networking stack.
- provides DoS protection
- TLS termination converting requests to RPC for GCP services
- GUA = Globally Unique Address.
- In IPv6, normal addresses, publically routable. Compare ULA.
- gVNIC = Google Virtual NIC
- a virtual network interface designed specifically for Compute Engine.
gcp/g.txt · Last modified: 2023/05/16 08:05 by fgm