Designing a Google Cloud Platform Solution Architecture - Level 1

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This learning path is designed to help you gain a basic understanding of how to design Google Cloud Platform solutions.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify common Google Cloud solutions for data management
  • Identify common Google Cloud solutions for smart analytics
  • Identify Google Cloud’s solutions for machine learning and AI
  • Identify Google Cloud’s solutions for virtual machines, containers, and serverless computing

Intended Audience

  • People who want to gain a basic understanding of Google Cloud Platform


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Training Content

Course - Beginner - 38m
GCP Services Overview
In this course, you will get an overview of the GCP services available in various categories as well as the Google Cloud Console and gcloud command-line interface.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Starting a Linux Virtual Machine on Google Compute Engine
In this lab, you will create a new Compute Engine VM and then connect to it by using the browser-based SSH connection.
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