Google Cloud Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure

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Description

This one-day instructor-led class provides an overview of Google Cloud Platform products and services. Through a combination of presentations, demos, and hands-on labs, you will learn the value of Google Cloud Platform and how to incorporate cloud-based solutions into business strategies.

Audience

  • Solutions developers getting started with Google Cloud Platform
  • Solution architects getting started with Google Cloud Platform
  • Systems operations professionals getting started with Google Cloud Platform
  • Solution architects planning to deploy applications and create application environments on Google Cloud Platform
  • Executives and business decision-makers evaluating the potential of Google Cloud Platform to address their business needs

Prerequisites

Familiarity with application development, Linux operating systems, systems operations, and data analytics/machine

Learning Objectives

  • Purpose and value of Google Cloud Platform products and services
  • Interact with Google Cloud Platform services
  • Ways in which customers use Google Cloud Platform
  • Choose among and use application deployment environments on Google Cloud Platform: Google App Engine, Google Container Engine, and Google Compute Engine
  • Choose among and use Google Cloud Platform storage options: Google Cloud Storage, Google Cloud SQL, Google Cloud Bigtable, and Google Cloud Datastore
  • Use BigQuery, Google�s managed data warehouse for analytics

1. Introducing Google Cloud Platform

  • Explain the advantages of Google Cloud Platform
  • Define the components of Google's network infrastructure
  • Understand the difference between Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)


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


3. Google App Engine and Google Cloud Datastore

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


4. Google Cloud Platform Storage Options

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


5. Google Container Engine

  • Define the concept of a container and identify uses for containers
  • Identify the purpose of and use cases for Google Container Engine and Kubernetes
  • Deploying Applications Using Google Container Engine


6. Google Compute Engine and Networking

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


7. Big Data and Machine Learning