What’s Cloud Run?
One liner version:
Cloud Run is a serverless compute platform on the Google Cloud Platform that enables you to run stateless containers invocable via HTTP requests.
Two words version:
Top Five Reasons:
1. Any language, any library, any binary
Test your Docker container locally with any language along with any dependancies.
2. Container to production in seconds
Deploy your container to production with single click.
[![Run on Google Cloud](https://storage.googleapis.com/cloudrun/button.svg)](https://console.cloud.google.com/cloudshell/editor?shellonly=true&cloudshell_image=gcr.io/cloudrun/button&cloudshell_git_repo=[YOUR_HTTP_GIT_URL])
This creates a button like the following:
First 2 million requests are part of the always-free Tier every month.
4. Fully Managed
No infrastructure to manage: once deployed, Cloud Run manages your services so you can sleep well.
Built on Knative. That means you can run it anywhere Kubernetes runs even on-prem, never worry about vendor lock-in.