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Day #8 with Cloud Workflows: calling an HTTP endpoint

Time to do something pretty handy: calling an HTTP endpoint, from your Google Cloud Workflows definitions. Whether calling GCP specific APIs such as the ML APIs, REST APIs of other products like Cloud Firestore, or when calling your own services, third-party, external APIs, this capability lets you plug your business processes to the external world!Let’s see calling HTTP endpoints in action in the following video, before diving into...

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Day #2 with Cloud Workflows: a workflow is made of steps or even jumps!

Let’s continue our discovery of Cloud Workflows!Yesterday, we discovered the UI of Cloud Workflows. We created our first workflow. We started with a single step, returning a greeting message:- sayHello: return: Hello from Cloud Workflows!A workflow definition is made of steps. But not just one! You can create several steps. In YAML, the structure of your workflow will be something like:- stepOne: # do something- stepTwo: #...