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Infrastructure modernization

Google Cloud runs on the same global infrastructure that powers YouTube, Gmail, and other Google products used by billions of people around the world. Learn about Google Cloud's approach to infrastructure and implementing, deploying, migrating, and maintaining applications.

New to Google Cloud? Start here.

If you're new to Google Cloud, begin your learning journey by exploring the Migrating to Google Cloud course. Learn strategies to migrate workloads from your source environment to Google Cloud.

Switch to Google Cloud from another cloud provider

If you have experience working in the cloud but are new to Google, start with the Google Cloud Fundamentals for AWS Professionals or Google Cloud Fundamentals for Azure Professionals instead.

Gain in-demand skills

Demonstrate your growing cloud skillset and earn exclusive digital Google Cloud skill badges along your learning path.

Cloud Engineer learning path

Cloud Engineer deploys applications, monitors operations, and manages enterprise solutions.

Learning path diagram for cloud engineerArchitecting with Google Compute EngineGetting Started with Google Kubernetes EngineGoogle Cloud Fundamentals: Core InfrastructureSKILL BADGE Getting Started: Create and Manage Cloud ResourcesSKILL BADGE Perform Foundational Infrastructure Tasks in Google CloudSKILL BADGE Set Up and Configure a Cloud Environment in Google CloudPreparing for the Associate Cloud Engineer Certification Exam


Google Cloud Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure

Learn about the computing and storage services available in Google Cloud, including Compute Engine, Google Kubernetes Engine, App Engine, Cloud Storage, Cloud SQL, and BigQuery. This course also introduces important resource and policy management tools, such as the Resource Manager hierarchy and Cloud Identity and Access Management.

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Architecting with Google Compute Engine

Explore and deploy infrastructure components such as networks, systems, and applications services with Compute Engine. This course covers deploying practical solutions, including securely interconnecting networks, customer-supplied encryption keys, security and access management, quotas and billing, and resource monitoring.

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Getting Started with Google Kubernetes Engine

Explore how to implement solutions using Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE). In this course, you'll build, schedule, practice load balancing, and monitor your workloads. You'll also learn how to manage role-based access control and security, and provide persistent storage to your cloud applications.

For a more comprehensive presentation of Kubernetes, try the Architecting with Google Kubernetes Engine training.

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Getting Started: Create and Manage Cloud Resources

Discover Google Cloud's fundamental tools and services. Learn how to run Cloud Shell commands and deploy your first virtual machine, run applications on Google Kubernetes Engine or with load balancing. You'll have the opportunity to earn a skill badge upon completion.

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Perform Foundational Infrastructure Tasks in Google Cloud

Dive into Cloud Storage and other key application services like Stackdriver and Cloud Functions and develop valuable skills that are applicable to any Google Cloud initiative. You'll have the opportunity to earn a skill badge upon completion.

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Set Up and Configure a Cloud Environment in Google Cloud

Get practice with the services that appear on the Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer certification exam. You'll explore IAM, networking, Google Kubernetes Engine deployment and be able to earn a skill badge upon completion.

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Preparing for the Associate Cloud Engineer Certification Exam

This course will help you prepare for the Associate Cloud Engineer certification exam, understand the areas covered by the exam, and make the most of the available preparation resources.

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    Google Compute Engine, Cloud Logging, Cloud Monitoring, Networking, Cloud Shell, Cloud IAM, Cloud SDK, Google Cloud Storage, Cloud Identity, Load Balancing, Resource Manager, Deployment Manager, VPC, Google Kubernetes Engine

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