You can launch the cluster with a single command. The following command will launch a cluster named kube-cluster:
$ gcloud container clusters create kube-cluster
When you first run the command you may run into an error that states that the Google container API is not enabled for your project:
You can rectify this error by following the link given in the error and following the on-screen instructions to enable the API. You may also find you get an error if your project does not have any billing associated with it:
To resolve this, log in to the Google Cloud web interface at https://console.cloud.google.com/ ...