Choosing the Right Database Service on GCP

By Broadus Palmer

Discover the different types of GCP database offerings.

2 hours
  • 13 Lessons

About the course

Understanding what databases to use for your business needs is a pretty important task. In this course, we discover the different types of database offerings that GCP has. If you want to discover new services to analyze, store, and query your data, then this is the right course for you.

  • Chapter 1 1 Lesson Introduction 0:55

    Course Introduction

  • Chapter 2 1 Lesson Database Overview 2:25

    Learning More about the Different Types of Databases

  • Chapter 3 3 Lessons Relational Databases 5:50

    When to Use a Relational Database


    Introduction to Cloud SQL


    Understanding Cloud Spanner

  • Chapter 4 7 Lessons NoSQL / Non-Relational Databases 8:59

    Section Introduction


    When to Use a Non-Relational / NoSQL Database


    Getting to Know More about Bigtable


    Getting to Know Cloud Firestore


    Learning More about Firebase Realtime Database


    Tell Me More about Cloud Memorystore


    Section Review

  • Chapter 5 1 Lesson Course Conclusion 0:51

    Course Conclusion


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