Moving VMs between node groups

Sole-tenant nodes are being used by customers for workload isolation and also for licensing compliance (e.g. bringing Window Server licenses). Throughout the life cycle of a sole-tenant node there might be the necessity of moving virtual machines to another node group or even to another machine family (e.g.…

Create disk clone before patching VMs with VM Manager

Google Cloud's VM Manager is a suite of tools that can be used to manage virtual machines running on Google Cloud Platform at scale. One of its services is OS patch management that helps to apply patches to virtual machines on-demand and based on schedules. Both Linux and Windows operating…