The Google Cloud SQL SDK by Google is a resource to create projects on Google Cloud Platform, counting App Engine, Compute Engine, Cloud Storage, BigQuery, Cloud SQL, and Cloud DNS. The SDK works with Windows, Mac, and Linux. Requires Python 2.7.x. and in some cases (like in App Engine), Java 1.7+
While it’s clear that enterprise IT organizations are warming up to cloud computing many of them remain uncomfortable with the lack of control they have over the cloud, especially when it comes to relying on cloud service providers that might lock them into a specific platform.
Platform as a Service (PaaS) is widely considered to be the ideal way to get your applications to the cloud. Google with its App Engine product was among the first off the blocks and the last few years have seen steady fixes and enhancements to the platform.