Cloud developers, rejoice! You have the world at your fingertips: diverse programming languages, container portability, serverless computing, and the power of DevOps principles. But admit it, building and onboarding new cloud applications can still be a daunting task, requiring extensive planning and hard work.

Over the last few decades, the cloud has evolved into a vast, complex ecosystem of options, making development overwhelming for some. But what if there was a solution that could reignite the excitement of cloud development and provide assistance whenever and wherever you needed it?

Enter Duet AI for Google Cloud — an always-on AI collaborator powered by Google’s state-of-the-art generative-AI foundation models. Its mission is to deliver a personalized and intent-driven cloud experience, deeply understanding your environment and providing expert guidance to help you build secure, scalable applications.

Google Cloud is evolving with Duet AI, aiming to create a human-centric, holistic, and helpful cloud platform. Let’s explore how Duet AI for Google Cloud can enhance your development experience:

  1. Human-centric: Duet AI makes Google Cloud more accessible and personal for users of all skill levels. Whether you’re a developer, data engineer, or business user, Duet AI provides tailored support, including code recommendations, prompt-based data insights, and chat-based app creation.
  1. Holistic: By centralizing generative AI in the cloud experience, Duet AI breaks down silos across functions, services, and tech stacks. This creates a cohesive picture of your Google Cloud environment, available in your preferred format.
  1. Helpful: Duet AI’s foundation model, Codey, is pre-trained with Google Cloud-specific content, including documentation and sample code, ensuring smarter, contextual recommendations for building and operating apps.
  1. Responsible: Google is committed to developing technology responsibly. Your data and code will not be reused for any model learning and development, ensuring the privacy of your information and maintaining the integrity of AI model training.

Exciting New Capabilities of Duet AI for Google Cloud:

  1. Code Assistance: This feature provides AI-driven code recommendations in real-time as you type. It can generate full functions and code blocks, identify vulnerabilities and errors, and suggest fixes. Code assistance supports multiple languages, including Go, Java, Javascript, Python, and SQL, and is available across various Google Cloud products and services, such as Cloud Workstations and the Cloud Console.
  1. Chat Assistance: Duet AI’s chat assistance enables users to get real-time guidance on cloud-related questions using natural language. It can provide architectural or coding best practices, reducing the need to search for relevant documents. Chat assistance is available across Google Cloud surface areas, including IDEs and products/services, catering to developers, operators, data engineers, and security professionals.
  1. Generative AI Support in Vertex AI: For specialized developers, Duet AI allows fine-tuning of Codey using their own code base within Vertex AI. Customized Codey models can be utilized directly from Vertex AI, enhancing the AI experience while keeping private data secure.
  1. Duet AI for AppSheet: This feature empowers users to create intelligent business applications and build workflows into Google Workspace using natural language. With no coding required, app creation becomes accessible to more users, freeing up developer teams to focus on other high-impact work.


The Future of Duet AI for Google Cloud:

Duet AI is set to redefine the cloud development experience, providing developers with constant support, boosting confidence, and making cloud navigation a delightful journey. The future holds endless possibilities for Duet AI, and Google Cloud envisions a world where targeted, personalized assistance enhances developer productivity. With Duet AI for Google Cloud, the cloud development experience is about to get a whole lot more exciting, efficient, and fun. Say hello to your new AI-powered cloud collaborator! So, whether you’re an experienced developer or just starting your cloud journey, Duet AI for Google Cloud is here to make the development process smoother, easier, and more enjoyable than ever before. Embrace the power of AI assistance and unlock the full potential of cloud development with Duet AI! If you are ready to take your organization into the next level with AI, reach out to our Daston Google team of experts today.