Requirements for SIEMless Threat Management for Google Cloud Platform

Before you begin with Google Cloud Platform, you must:

  • Install the gcloud command-line tool to use with your GCP account. For more information about the gcloud CLI, see this Google Cloud Platform document.
  • Configure your system to launch and use Jinja templates.

Instance type sizes

The following tables show the instance sizes and types that Alert LogicEssentials, Professional and Enterprise customers can use in GCP:

Essentials

Size Instance type
Performance
Small n1-standard ~ 20 Mbps

Professional

Size Instance type
Performance
Small n1-standard ~ 20 Mbps
Medium n1-highcpu-4 ~ 100 Mbps
Large n1-highcpu-8 ~ 200 Mbps

Enterprise

Size Instance type
Performance
Small n1-standard ~ 20 Mbps
Medium n1-highcpu-4 ~ 100 Mbps
Large n1-highcpu-8 ~ 200 Mbps

The actual performance for your deployment depends on factors such as request size, complexity, and the ratio of inbound to outbound traffic.