Managing Google Cloud Storage

5m 37s

Once you’ve set up your Google Cloud Storage buckets and applied the right security settings to them, you’ll still need to manage them on an ongoing basis. In this lesson, we’ll show you how to upload data to your buckets, transfer data from another provider or from your on-premises environment, and implement object lifecycle management.

Learning Objectives

  • Upload data to Cloud Storage
  • Transfer data to Cloud Storage from another provider or from your on-premises environment
  • Implement object lifecycle management in Cloud Storage

Intended Audience

  • Anyone who manages Cloud Storage data on Google Cloud Platform


  • Experience creating Cloud Storage buckets on Google Cloud Platform
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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