Enables instances created based on this template to send packets with
source IP addresses other than their own and receive packets with
destination IP addresses other than their own. If these instances will be
used as an IP gateway or it will be set as the next-hop in a Route
resource, specify true. If unsure, leave this set to false. See the Enable
IP forwarding documentation for more information.
The metadata key/value pairs to assign to instances that are created from
this template. These pairs can consist of custom metadata or predefined
keys. See Project and instance metadata for more information.
Minimum cpu/platform to be used by this instance. The instance may be
scheduled on the specified or newer cpu/platform. Applicable values are
the friendly names of CPU platforms, such as minCpuPlatform: "Intel
Haswell" or minCpuPlatform: "Intel Sandy Bridge". For more information,
read Specifying a Minimum CPU Platform.
A list of service accounts with specified scopes. Access tokens for these
service accounts are available to the instances that are created from this
template. Use metadata queries to obtain the access tokens for these
A list of tags to apply to the instances that are created from this
template. The tags identify valid sources or targets for network
firewalls. The setTags method can modify this list of tags. Each tag
within the list must comply with RFC1035.