Serving up data from Cloud StorageServing up data from Cloud StorageCloud Developer Advocate

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When it comes to the cloud, there’s more than one way to serve a file. In this post, we’ll walk you through all the ways to serve data from Cloud Storage—so you can determine the best fit for your needs!

You can use Cloud Storage to serve assets to your customers, and depending on your application, there are a variety of methods you might use to get that data out of a Cloud Storage bucket. In this post, we’ll cover four ways to serve those assets, but feel free to read more in the documentation, or for general, conceptual information on uploads and downloads, read this

Here we go!

Client Libraries

First, we’ve got Client Libraries. If you need to download assets directly into your existing application, this is something for you to explore!

And trust me when I say…we speak your language. With code samples in C++, C#, Go, Java, Node.js, PHP, Python, and Ruby—we’ve got you covered. Check out the documentation for more.

 Here’s an example of downloading from your Cloud Storage bucket using Python: