Architecting with Google Cloud Platform: Infrastructure

Architecting with Google Cloud Platform: Infrastructure

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Course ID: D8004

Duration: 3 Days

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Architecting with Google Cloud Platform: Infrastructure is a 3-day course designed to give students a comprehensive introduction to Google Cloud Platform, its services, and infrastructure. This instructor-led course is delivered through a series of lectures, practical lab exercises, and demonstrations.

In terms of learning outcomes, students will learn about deploying practical solutions with Google Cloud Platform, including:

  • Interconnecting networks

  • Customer-supplied encryption keys

  • Security and access management

  • Quotas and billing

  • Resource monitoring 

+ Who Should Attend

While this is an introductory course for Google Cloud Platform, students will require some experience in app development, systems operations, and Linux OS, as well as data analytics. The course is well-suited to solutions developers, solutions architects, and systems operators looking to get started with Google Cloud Platform. It is also targeted at business leaders with an interest in integrating Google Cloud Platform into their business strategy.

+ Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Google Cloud Platform

  • Role of the Cloud Architect
  • Learn about Solution Domains as an approach to design

Module 2: Virtual Networks

  • Cloud Virtual Networks (CVN), Projects, Networks, Subnetworks, IP addresses, Routes, Firewall rules
  • Subnetworks for resource management instead of physical network topology

Module 3: Virtual Machines

  • GCE, tags, VM options, vCPUs, disk options, images, and special features of persistent disks for VMs

Module 4: Cloud IAM

  • Members, roles, organizations, account administration, and service accounts

Module 5: Resource Management

  • Billing, Quotas, Labels, Names, and Cloud Resource Manager

Module 6: Data Services

  • Cloud Storage, Datastore, Bigtable, and Cloud SQL

Module 7: Interconnecting Networks

  • VPNs, Cloud Router, Cloud Interconnect, Direct Peering, and Cloud DNS

Module 8: Infrastructure Automation

  • Infrastructure automation, custom images, startup and shutdown scripts and metadata, Deployment Manager, and Cloud Launcher

Module 9: Autoscaling

  • Load Balancing, Instance Groups, and Autoscaler.

Module 10: Resource Monitoring

  • Stackdriver, Monitoring, Logging, Error Reporting, Tracing, and Debugging

Module 11:  Containers

  • Containers, Google Container Engine (GKE), and Container Registry

Module 12: Platform Security

  • Learn about Google's layered security strategy that uses a multi-faceted approach to provide platform security services and benefits

Module 13: Managed Services

  • Dataproc, Dataflow, BigQuery, and Datalab

Module 14: Application Development Infrastructure

  • GAE, Cloud SDK, Dev Tools, Cloud Source Repos, Cloud Pub/Sub, Cloud Endpoints, and APIgee, Cloud Functions


+ Prerequisites

  • Have completed Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals or have equivalent experience
  • Basic proficiency with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments
  • Have systems operations experience including deploying and managing applications, either on-premises or in a public cloud environment.

Google Cloud Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure

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