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Google Cloud

Getting Started With Application Development

Google Cloud and Google via Coursera


In this course, application developers learn how to design and develop cloud-native applications that seamlessly integrate managed services from Google Cloud. Through a combination of presentations, demos, and hands-on labs, participants learn how to apply best practices for application development and use the appropriate Google Cloud storage services for object storage, relational data, caching, and analytics. Learners can choose to complete labs in their favorite language: Node.js, Java, or Python.

This is the first course of the Developing Applications with Google Cloud series. After completing this course, enroll in the Securing and Integrating Components of your Application course.


  • Welcome - Developing Applications with Google Cloud
    • This module introduces the specialization and the course structure.
  • Best Practices for Application Development
    • This module introduces best practices for application development.
  • Getting Started with Google Cloud Development
    • This module introduces different Google Cloud platforms for hosting applications.
  • Overview of Data Storage Options
    • This module introduces the various data storage options available to your applications in Google Cloud.
  • Best Practices for Using Datastore
    • This module covers best practices for using Datastore.
  • Best Practices for Using Cloud Storage
    • This module covers best practices for using Cloud Storage.
  • Wrap Up
    • This module reviews the concepts covered in the course.

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