“We’ve always seen our friends in the open-source community as equal collaborators, and not simply a resource to be mined,” said Chris DiBona, director of open source at Google, and Kevin Ichhpurani, VP of Google’s global partner ecosystem, in a blog post provided in advance to The Register.

The cloud biz plans to provide fully managed services for Confluent, DataStax, Elastic, InfluxData, MongoDB, Neo4j and Redis Labs. That means a single GCP interface for managing these apps, unified billing and a single support window tied to the various support systems offered by these companies.

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