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Introduction to Google Cloud SDK

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Intro to Google Cloud SDK
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Introduction
Overview
Difficulty
Beginner
Duration
13m
Students
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Description

The Google Cloud Software Development Kit includes language-specific client and API libraries you can use to interface with your Google Cloud account. One of the most helpful features is the command line interface which makes it easy to perform many common cloud tasks, either manually or by scripting.

Learning Objectives

  • Install and configure the Google Cloud SDK
  • Be familiar with basic use cases for the SDK
  • Install and update components
  • Create and manage configurations 

Intended Audience

  • GCP Developers
  • People who want to get GCP certified (e.g. Associate Cloud Engineer)

Prerequisites

  • Access to a GCP account
Transcript

Welcome to “Introduction to Google Cloud SDK”.  My name is Daniel Mease and I'll be taking you through this course.  I am a Google Cloud Platform instructor at Cloud Academy with over 20 years of software and web development experience.

In this course, you will learn what the Google Cloud Software Development Kit is, as well as how to install and use it to manage your GCP account.

This course is intended for:

  • GCP Developers
  • People who want to get GCP certified (eg: Associate Cloud Engineer)

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Install and configure the Google Cloud SDK
  • Be familiar with basic use cases for the SDK
  • Install and update components
  • Create and manage configurations 

The following prerequisites will be helpful for this course:

  • While it is not strictly required, access to a GCP account will be helpful

Feedback on our courses is valuable to both us as trainers and our future students.  If you have any criticisms or suggestions for improvement, we would greatly appreciate it if you would share those with us.

Please note, when this video was recorded, all course information was accurate.  Google is constantly updating its products and services as part of its ongoing drive to innovate.  As a result, over time, minor discrepancies may appear in the course content.  Here at Cloud Academy, we strive to keep our content up to date in order to provide the best training available. 

So, if you notice any information that is outdated, please contact support@cloudacademy.com.  This will allow us to make all necessary fixes to the course during its next release cycle.

About the Author
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Daniel Mease
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Daniel began his career as a Software Engineer, focusing mostly on web and mobile development. After twenty years of dealing with insufficient training and fragmented documentation, he decided to use his extensive experience to help the next generation of engineers.

Daniel has spent his most recent years designing and running technical classes for both Amazon and Microsoft. Today at Cloud Academy, he is working on building out an extensive Google Cloud training library.

When he isn’t working or tinkering in his home lab, Daniel enjoys BBQing, target shooting, and watching classic movies.