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Intermediate Level

It is recommended that users complete the 'Understanding Your Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Costs' course if they are new to GCP cost management.

Approx. 7 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

What you will learn

  • Explain the operational prerequisites to achieve cloud cost optimization

  • Differentiate between budgets and quota

  • Set up budgets and alerts for actual and forecasted thresholds

  • Use advanced methods for cost control and optimization

Skills you will gain

Financial Managementcloud cost optimizationgoogle cloud cost optimization

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

It is recommended that users complete the 'Understanding Your Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Costs' course if they are new to GCP cost management.

Approx. 7 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 minutes to complete

Introduction

2 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 2 min)
1 hour to complete

Setup Cost Controls

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 25 min)
4 videos
Setting Up Cost Controls with Quota5m
Analyzing Your Committed Use Discounts6m
Setting Up Advanced Cost Controls5m
1 practice exercise
Controlling Your Costs30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Hands-on with Cost Controls

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 15 min)
1 video
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Get hands-on practice with a GCP Billing Account

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 4 min)

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