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Google Cloud

Essential Google Cloud Infrastructure: Core Services

Google Cloud and Google via Coursera


This accelerated on-demand course introduces participants to the comprehensive and flexible infrastructure and platform services provided by Google Cloud with a focus on Compute Engine. Through a combination of video lectures, demos, and hands-on labs, participants explore and deploy solution elements, including infrastructure components such as networks, systems and applications services. This course also covers deploying practical solutions including customer-supplied encryption keys, security and access management, quotas and billing, and resource monitoring.


  • Introduction
    • In this module, we introduce the Architecting with Google Compute Engine course series. This course series is defined for cloud solution architects, DevOps engineers, and anyone who's interested in using Google Cloud, to create new solutions or to integrate existing systems, application environments, and infrastructure with a focus on Compute Engine.
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
    • Administer Identity and Access Management for resources
  • Storage and Database Services
    • Implement data storage services in Google Cloud
  • Resource Management
    • Manage and examine billing of Google Cloud resources
  • Resource Monitoring
    • Monitor resources using Google Cloud's operations suite

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  • Taken as a part of Cloud Architect with Google Cloud Platform specialization. Decent course providing a lot of labs and focused on practical aspects and exercises.

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