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Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Google Cloud Platform

  • Overview
  • Google Cloud Infrastructure
  • Google Cloud Platform Services
  • GCP Regions and Zones
  • Edge Caching
  • Cloud Content Delivery Network

Module 2: Setting Up Accounts and Billing

  • Google Cloud Platform Accounts
  • Billing Accounts
  • Projects
  • Admin Setup

Module 3: Networking

  • Google Cloud Platform Networks
  • Subnets
  • Routes
  • Firewall Rules
  • VMs in Networks
  • Add VMs, Explore the Default Network, and Test Connectivity

Module 4: Working with VM Instances

  • Google Compute Engine Machine Types
  • Instances
  • Persistent Disks
  • Local SSDs
  • Preemptible VMs
  • VM and Web App Deployment
  • Deploy VMs with an App by Console and Command-Line

Module 5: Scaling and Load Balancing Apps

  • Google Compute Engine Instance Templates
  • Managed Instance Groups and Load Balancing
  • Autoscaling and Load Balancing Setup
  • Lab: Scale and Load Balance Instances and Test Under Load

Module 6: Isolating Instances and Apps

  • 3-Tier Web App in GCP
  • Custom Network with Custom Subnets and Firewall Rules
  • Lab: Build a 3-Tier Web App with Public Front-End and Private Backend

Module 7: Using Storage as a Service and Database as a Service

  • Google Cloud Storage and Google Cloud SQL
  • Lab: Use Gsutil Command-Line Tool to Perform Operations on Buckets and Objects
  • Lab: Load and Analyse Data in BigQuery

Module 8: Deployment and Monitoring

  • Google Cloud Deployment Manager, Google StackDriver
  • Lab: Deploy Your Infrastructure Using Deployment Manager

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Who should attend this Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course?

This Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course is ideal for anyone looking to gain a foundational understanding of Google Cloud services and how they can be applied in various professional contexts. This course can benefit various professionals such as:

  • Cloud Engineers
  • Data Engineers
  • System Administrators
  • Solution Architects
  • Software Developers
  • Business Analysts
  • Technical Managers 

Prerequisites of the Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course.

Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course Overview

The Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course is of paramount importance in today's digital landscape. With organisations increasingly shifting their operations to the cloud, mastering this subject is crucial for staying competitive and ensuring optimal efficiency. This course delves into networking, computing, storage, and databases within Google Cloud, offering an in-depth understanding of essential infrastructure components such as GCP regions, zones, and network configurations.

Professionals across various domains, from IT Specialists to Data Scientists and Business Executives, should aim to master Google Cloud. Delegates will find this course invaluable, as it equips them with the skills needed to navigate the complexities of the Google Cloud Platform. Knowledge in this area is essential for staying relevant in an ever-evolving tech landscape and making informed decisions about cloud adoption.

The Knowledge Academy's 1-day Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Training is designed to empower delegates with the comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience needed to excel in the world of Google Cloud. By covering essential topics such as infrastructure deployment, database management, and cloud storage, this training equips delegates with the practical skills required to build and manage cloud-based solutions.

Course Objectives

  • To comprehend Google Cloud infrastructure, grasp key concepts like regions, zones, and network setups
  • To deploy Virtual Machines (VMs) effectively, and master both the console and command line methods
  • To handle Google Cloud's storage and database services, such as Cloud SQL, Cloud Spanner, and BigQuery
  • To perform cloud storage operations efficiently and become proficient in using the gsutil command-line tool
  • To manage and monitor infrastructure effectively, and gain an understanding of Google Cloud deployment manager and Stackdriver

Upon completion of the Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course, delegates will possess a solid grasp of the core capabilities of GCP, enabling them to harness its powerful tools and services effectively.

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What’s included in this Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Google Cloud Fundamentals in Nottingham FAQs

Google Cloud Fundamentals is a training course offered by Google Cloud that provides delegates with a foundational understanding of Google Cloud Platform's core infrastructure services.
There are no formal prerequisites for attending this GCP Fundamentals Course.
This certification provides foundational knowledge of core infrastructure services, enhancing career prospects with recognised expertise, practical skills, and access to Google Cloud resources, positioning individuals for success in cloud computing roles.
The course is designed for individuals, including IT Professionals, Developers, and Business Leaders, who want to gain a foundational understanding of the Google Cloud Platform and its services. This course is suitable for those looking to start their journey in cloud computing or enhance their knowledge of Google Cloud technologies.
Yes. The Knowledge Academy offers 24/7 support for delegates before, during, and after this course.
This course comes with a 1-day training session from experienced trainers, a digital delegate pack, and a certificate upon completion of the course.
The duration of this Google Cloud Fundamentals Certification Course spans 1 day.
This course will teach delegates core infrastructure services, Google Cloud products, and cloud computing concepts. The course will also train them for the associated certification exam and real-world cloud computing tasks.
The difficulty of Google Cloud Training can vary depending on your prior experience and the specific courses or certifications you pursue. Some Google Cloud Courses are designed for beginners and are approachable, while more advanced certifications may be challenging for those without significant prior cloud or IT experience.
Upon completing this course, job opportunities include Cloud Support Engineer, Solutions Architect, Consultant, Systems Administrator, DevOps Engineer, Data Engineer, Application Developer, Project Manager, Network Engineer, and Security Analyst roles in cloud computing and IT industries.
Should you encounter any difficulties accessing course materials, our customer support team is available to assist and promptly resolve any issues you may encounter.
The training fees for Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals certification in Nottingham starts from £1995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals.
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