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, participants learn the value of Google Cloud Platform and how to
incorporate cloud-based solutions into business strategies.
This course teaches participants the following skills:
Identify the purpose and value of Google Cloud Platform
products and services
Interact with Google Cloud Platform services
Describe ways in which customers have used Google Cloud
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
Make basic use of BigQuery, Google’s managed data warehouse
Make basic use of Cloud Deployment Manager, Google’s tool for creating
and managing cloud resources through templates
Make basic use of Google Stackdriver, Google’s monitoring, logging,
and diagnostics system
Instructor-led, Instructor-led online
This class is intended for the following:
Individuals planning to deploy applications and create
application environments on Google Cloud Platform.
Developers, systems operations professionals, and solution
architects getting started with Google Cloud Platform.
Executives and business decision makers evaluating the
potential of Google Cloud Platform to address their business
Familiarity with the Linux command line, web servers, and text editors.
The course includes presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on
Explain the advantages of Google Cloud Platform.
Define the components of Google's network
infrastructure, including: Points of presence, data
centers, regions, and zones.
Understand the difference between Infrastructure-as-a-
Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS).
Identify the purpose of projects on Google Cloud
Understand the purpose of and use cases for Identity and
List the methods of interacting with Google Cloud
Lab: Getting Started with Google Cloud Platform.
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
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
Define the concept of a container and identify uses for
Identify the purpose of and use cases for Google Kubernetes Engine and
Lab: Container Engine
Understand the purpose of and use cases for Google App Engine.
Contrast the App Engine Standard environment with the App Engine
Understand the purpose of and use cases for Google Cloud Endpoints.
Lab: App Engine
Understand options for software developers to host their source code.
Understand the purpose of template-based creation and management of
Understand the purpose of integrated monitoring, alerting, and debugging.
Lab: Deployment Manager and Stackdriver
Understand the purpose of and use cases for the products
and services in the Google Cloud big data and machine
Monitor your resources on the go
Get the Google Cloud Console app to help you manage your projects.