How to Create Disk on Google Cloud Platform

Persistent Disk is designed for high durability. It stores data redundantly to ensure data integrity. Persistent disks are durable network storage devices that your instances can access like physical disks in a desktop or a server. The data on each persistent disk is distributed across several physical disks.


  • Login to google cloud platform portal.
  • Click on compute engine .
  • Select Disk.


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  • Provide Disk name.
  • Select Location & Zone.
  • Select Disk source type.


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  • Select Disk type & Size.
  • Set the Snapshot schedule for automate disk backups.
  • Click on Create.


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