Architecting with Google Compute Engine Training

This course will familiarize you with Google Cloud's flexible infrastructure and platform services, with a specific focus on Compute Engine. This course uses a combination of lectures, demos, and hands-on labs to explore and deploy solution elements, including infrastructure components like networks, systems, and application services. You'll also learn how to deploy practical solutions such as hybrid networking, customer-supplied encryption keys, security and access management, quotas and billing, and resource monitoring.
Course Details


3 days


  • Have completed Google Cloud Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure or have equivalent experience
  • Have basic proficiency with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments
  • Have systems operations experience, including deploying and managing applications, either on-premises or in a public cloud environment

Target Audience

  • Cloud Solutions Architects, DevOps Engineers
  • Individuals using Google Cloud to create new solutions or to integrate existing systems, application environments, and infrastructure, with a focus on Compute Engine

Skills Gained

  • Interact with the Google Cloud console and Cloud Shell
  • Deploy solutions using Google Cloud Marketplace
  • Implement VPC networks and firewall rules
  • Create and customize VM instances using Compute Engine
  • Administer Identity and Access Management for resources
  • Implement data storage services in Google Cloud
  • Manage and examine billing of Google Cloud resources
  • Monitor resources using Google Cloud services
  • Connect your infrastructure to Google Cloud
  • Configure load balancers and autoscaling for VM instances
  • Automate the deployment of Google Cloud infrastructure services
  • Leverage managed services in Google Cloud
Course Outline
  • Introduction to Google Cloud
    • List the different ways of interacting with Google Cloud
    • Interact with the Google Cloud console and Cloud Shell
    • Create Cloud Storage buckets
    • Deploy solutions using Google Cloud Marketplace
  • Virtual Networks
    • List the VPC objects in Google Cloud
    • Explore VPC Networking
    • Implement Private Google Access and Cloud NAT
  • Virtual Machines
    • Recall the CPU and memory options for virtual machines
    • Describe the disk options for virtual machines
    • Explain VM pricing and discounts
    • Create and customize VM instances using Compute Engine
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
    • Describe the Cloud IAM resource hierarchy.
    • Explain the different types of IAM roles.
    • Recall the different types of IAM members.
    • Implement access control for resources using Cloud IAM.
  • Storage and Database Services
    • Differentiate between Cloud Storage, Cloud SQL, Cloud Spanner, Cloud Firestore and Cloud Bigtable.
    • Choose a data storage service based on your requirements.
    • Implement data storage services.
  • Resource Management
    • Describe the cloud resource manager hierarchy
    • Recognize how quotas protect Google Cloud customers
    • Organize resources using labels
    • Explain the behavior of budget alerts in Google Cloud
    • Examine billing data with BigQuery
  • Resource Monitoring
    • Describe the services for monitoring, logging, error reporting, tracing, and debugging
    • Create charts, alerts, and uptime checks for resources with Cloud Monitoring
    • Identify and fix errors using Cloud Debugger
  • Interconnecting Networks
    • Recall the Google Cloud interconnect and peering services available to connect your infrastructure to Google Cloud.
    • Determine which Google Cloud interconnect or peering service to use in specific circumstances.
    • Create and configure VPN gateways.
    • Recall when to use Shared VPC and when to use VPC Network Peering.
  • Load Balancing and Autoscaling
    • Recall the various load balancing services.
    • Determine which Google Cloud load balancer to use in specific circumstances.
    • Describe autoscaling behavior.
    • Configure load balancers and autoscaling
  • Infrastructure Modernization
    • Automate the deployment of Google Cloud services using Deployment Manager or Terraform.
    • Outline the Google Cloud Marketplace.
  • Managed Services
    • Describe the managed services for data processing in Google Cloud.
Upcoming Course Dates
USD $2,700
Online Virtual Class
Date: Jun 10 - 12, 2024
Time: 9 AM - 5 PM ET
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