Designing a GCP Infrastructure: Compute, Storage, and Network


This lesson explores the compute, storage, and networking services available on Google Cloud Platform and how you can use them to construct an enterprise-class application architecture.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand how to apply enterprise principles to a design
  • Understand how to take an organization’s requirements and translate them into the appropriate compute, storage, and network components in Google Cloud Platform
  • Design a highly available solution that is capable of recovering from disasters

Intended Audience

This lesson is intended for anyone who wants to learn more about Google Cloud Platform.


To get the most from this lesson, you should already have a basic understanding of Google Cloud Platform components.



About the Author
Guy Hummel, opens in a new tab
Azure and Google Cloud Content Lead
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Guy launched his first training website in 1995 and he's been helping people learn IT technologies ever since. He has been a sysadmin, instructor, sales engineer, IT manager, and entrepreneur. In his most recent venture, he founded and led a cloud-based training infrastructure company that provided virtual labs for some of the largest software vendors in the world. Guy’s passion is making complex technology easy to understand. His activities outside of work have included riding an elephant and skydiving (although not at the same time).

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