Google Cloud Essentials

By Joseph Lowery

Learn to use Google Cloud to your advantage.

11 hours
  • 45 Lessons
  • 10 Hands-On Labs
  • 8 Course Quizzes
  • Chapter 1 5 Lessons Getting Started 11:01

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses

    1:19

    Course Introduction

    2:16

    About the Training Architect

    1:08

    Using the Interactive Diagram

    3:01

    Course Features and Tools

    3:17
  • Chapter 2 4 Lessons Overview 32:50

    Finding Google Cloud in the Cloud

    5:23

    Examining Google Cloud’s Global Infrastructure

    5:07

    What Google Cloud Can Do for You

    7:20

    QUIZ: An Overview of Google Cloud

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 3 3 Lessons Working With Google Cloud 31:49

    Signing Up for Google Cloud

    4:21

    Navigating the Console

    12:28

    QUIZ: Working with Google Cloud

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 4 8 Lessons Running Apps with Compute 2:37:38

    Rapid Development via App Engine

    11:08

    Running Virtual Machines with Compute Engine

    15:13

    Standardizing on Kubernetes Engine

    4:57

    Specializing with Cloud Functions

    6:20

    QUIZ: Running Apps with Compute Services

    15:00 Quiz

    Deploying an App Engine Application

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Working with Compute Engine Windows Instances

    45:00 Hands-On Lab

    Triggering Cloud Functions with Google Cloud Pub/Sub

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 5 4 Lessons Safeguarding Identity and Security 39:07

    Securing Cloud Identity

    6:12

    Authorizing with Cloud IAM

    8:53

    Examining Other Identity and Security Services

    9:02

    QUIZ: Securing Cloud Identity

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 6 10 Lessons Managing Storage and Databases 3:31:27

    Preserving Objects in Cloud Storage

    9:27

    Non-Relational Data Management with Cloud Datastore

    9:51

    Handling Relational Data via Cloud SQL

    7:29

    NoSQL Management with Cloud Bigtable

    10:04

    Exploring Additional Data Services

    9:36

    QUIZ: Managing Storage and Databases

    15:00 Quiz

    Setting Cloud Storage Lifecycle Rules

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Managing Google Cloud SQL Instances

    1:00:00 Hands-On Lab

    Exploring Cloud Firestore in Datastore Mode

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Connecting to Cloud Bigtable with cbt

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 7 7 Lessons Handling Big Data 1:31:50

    Warehousing Data with BigQuery

    8:29

    Processing Data with Cloud Dataflow

    8:33

    Coordinating Clusters with Cloud Dataproc

    9:22

    Messaging Through Pub/Sub

    7:22

    Examining More Big Data Services

    13:04

    QUIZ: Handling Big Data with Google Cloud

    15:00 Quiz

    Handling Streaming Messages with Cloud Pub/Sub

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 8 6 Lessons Optimizing Networking 1:46:02

    Connecting through Cloud VPC

    9:16

    Optimizing Cloud Load Balancing

    6:25

    Using Cloud CDN to Deliver

    4:38

    Investigating Other Networking Services

    10:43

    QUIZ: Optimizing Networking

    30:00 Quiz

    Build a Custom Network in Google Cloud Shell

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 9 5 Lessons Moving to the Cutting Edge with Google Cloud 1:10:16

    Machine Learning with Cloud AI

    10:43

    Real World Integration via Cloud IoT

    7:36

    Migrating Info through Data Transfer

    6:57

    QUIZ: Moving to the Cutting Edge with Google Cloud

    15:00 Quiz

    Working with BigQuery in Google Cloud Shell

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 10 1 Lesson Final Steps 2:31

    What’s Next?

    2:31

What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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