About this Course

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 13 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

Load BalancingGoogleGoogle Cloud PlatformCloud Computing

Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

33%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

17%

got a pay increase or promotion

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

Approx. 13 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introducing Google Cloud

1 hour to complete
15 videos (Total 22 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
15 videos
Welcome to Google Cloud Fundamentals for AWS Professionals1m
What is cloud computing?1m
How did we get here?1m
Every company is a data company26s
GCP computing architectures1m
The Google network44s
GCP regions and zones1m
Environmental responsibility1m
How Google Cloud differs from AWS: Regions and Zones1m
Google offers customer-friendly pricing1m
Open APIs1m
Multi-layered security approach3m
Why choose Google Cloud Platform1m
Budgets and Billing2m
2 readings
Welcome to Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure10m
How to download course resources2m
3 practice exercises
Cloud Computing Services4m
GCP Regions and Zones4m
Introducing Google Cloud Platform30m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Getting Started with Google Cloud Platform

1 hour to complete
10 videos (Total 34 min)
10 videos
The Google Cloud Platform resource hierarchy5m
Comparison to AWS : resource hierarchy3m
Identity and Access Management (IAM)2m
IAM roles3m
Comparison to AWS IAM1m
Interacting with Google Cloud Platform4m
Cloud Marketplace1m
Demonstration: Getting Started with Cloud Marketplace2m
Getting Started with Google Cloud and Qwiklabs4m
3 practice exercises
The Google Cloud Platform resource hierarchy
Resources and IAM
Getting Started with Google Cloud Platform30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Virtual Machines in the Cloud

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 29 min)
8 videos
Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) Network1m
How Google Cloud VPC differs from AWS VPC1m
Compute Engine3m
Comparing Compute Engine and Amazon EC24m
Important VPC capabilities7m
How typical approaches to load-balancing in Google Cloud differ from those in AWS2m
Demonstration: Getting Started with Compute Engine5m
3 practice exercises
Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) Network
Compute Engine
Google Compute Engine and Networking30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Storage in the Cloud

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 40 min)
10 videos
Cloud Storage4m
Cloud Storage interactions5m
Comparing Cloud Storage with Amazon S3 and Amazon Glacier2m
Google Cloud Bigtable4m
Cloud SQL and Cloud Spanner3m
Google Cloud Datastore1m
Comparing Google Cloud's managed database services with Amazon RDS and Amazon Aurora3m
Comparing Storage Options3m
Demonstration: Getting Started with Cloud Storage and Cloud SQL10m
5 practice exercises
Cloud Storage
Cloud Bigtable
Cloud SQL and Cloud Spanner
Cloud Datastore
Google Cloud Platform Storage Options30m

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