Google’s cloud benchmarking tool ups its game

Google’s PerfKit toolset for benchmarking cloud environments was originally released earlier this year in a pre-1.0 version. Today, it’s officially been bumped to a 1.0 release, with expanded support for various cloud providers and automation of 26 different benchmarks, up from the 20 originally provided.

Given how tough it can be to reliably benchmark any cloud, having an open source, cloud-agnostic toolkit to help make it happen is a net boon.

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