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AVG Duration5h
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Description

Overview

If you want to learn how to use Google's lightning-fast, global cloud network to host your applications, then this is a good place to start. This learning path will help you gain a solid understanding of the various components of the Google Cloud Platform.

The courses in this path cover these topics:

  • How to deploy an application to App Engine, Container Engine, and Compute Engine
  • Storage options
  • Database services, including Cloud SQL, Cloud Datastore, and BigQuery
  • Networking
  • Access control
  • Autoscaling and load balancing

Updates

  • August 8, 2019 - Added "Working with Google Cloud Storage from the Console" lab
  • August 1, 2019 - Updated and added new topics to:
    • Google Cloud Platform: Fundamentals
    • Google Cloud Platform: Systems Operations
  • April 9, 2018 - Added Learning Path Exam

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Learning Path Steps

1courses

This course introduces you to the fundamentals of Google Cloud Platform, including App Engine, Kubernetes Engine, Compute Engine, storage, BigQuery, Cloud Firestore, and app deployment.

2quizzes

Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Review

3labs

This Lab introduces you to all of the key concepts and trade-offs that you need to understand to work effectively with Google Cloud Storage.

4labs

This lab will show you two methods for connecting to Linux VM instances over SSH.

5courses

This course covers Google Cloud systems operations, providing insight and practical information across the complete set of GCP features.

6quizzes

Google Cloud Platform - Systems Operations Quiz

7labs

In this Lab, you'll create a basic network infrastructure composed of a VPC, two Subnets in different regions, and two firewall rules that will filter the ingress traffic.

8exam-filled

Final Exam: Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals

About the Author

Students55794
Courses18
Learning paths15

Ben Lambert is a software engineer and was previously the lead author for DevOps and Microsoft Azure training content at Cloud Academy. His courses and learning paths covered Cloud Ecosystem technologies such as DC/OS, configuration management tools, and containers. As a software engineer, Ben’s experience includes building highly available web and mobile apps. When he’s not building software, he’s hiking, camping, or creating video games.

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