Google Cloud Fundamentals

This course introduces you to important concepts and terminology for working with Google Cloud Platform (GCP). You learn about, and compare, many of the computing and storage services available in Google Cloud Platform, including Google App Engine, Google Compute Engine, Google Kubernetes Engine, Google Cloud Storage, Google Cloud SQL, and BigQuery. You learn about important resource and policy management tools, such as the Google Cloud Resource Manager hierarchy and Google Cloud Identity and Access Management. Hands-on labs give you foundational skills for working with GCP.

Duration: 3 Days
The course includes presentations, demonstrations on GCP Platform, and handson labs.

Module 1

Introducing Google Cloud Platform

• Explain the advantages of Google Cloud Platform.
• Define the components of Google’s network infrastructure, including: Points of     presence, data centers.
• Understand the difference between Infrastructure-as-a- Service (IaaS) and         Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS).

Module 2

Module 2: Getting Started with Google Cloud Platform

• Identify the purpose of projects on Google Cloud Platform.
• Understand the purpose of and use cases for Identity and Access Management.
• List the methods of interacting with Google Cloud Platform.
• Lab: Getting Started with Google Cloud Platform.

Module 3

Module 3: Virtual Machines and Networks in the Cloud

• Identify the purpose of and use cases for Google Compute Engine.
• Understand the various Google Cloud Platform networking and operational     tools and services.
• Lab: Compute Engine

Module 4

Module 4: Storage in the Cloud

• Understand the purpose of and use cases for: Google Cloud Storage, Google     Cloud SQL, Google Cloud Bigtable, and Google Cloud Datastore.
• Learn how to choose between the various storage options on Google Cloud     Platform.
• Lab:Cloud Storage and Cloud SQL

Module 5

Containers in the Cloud

• Define the concept of a container and identify uses for containers.
• Identify the purpose of and use cases for Google Kubernetes Engine and Kubernetes.
• Lab: Kubernetes Engine


Module 6

Applications in the Cloud

• Understand the purpose of and use cases for Google App Engine.
• Contrast the App Engine Standard environment with the App Engine Flexible environment.
• Understand the purpose of and use cases for Google Cloud Endpoints.
• Lab: App Engine

Module 7

Developing, Deploying, and Monitoring in the Cloud

• Understand options for software developers to host their source code.
• Understand the purpose of template-based creation and management of resources.
• Understand the purpose of integrated monitoring, alerting, and debugging.
• Lab: Deployment Manager and Stackdriver