Google Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM) Deep Dive

By Matthew Ulasien

Explore Identity and Access Management in depth on Google Cloud Platform.

7 hours
  • 40 Lessons
  • 4 Hands-On Labs

About the course

Welcome to our deep dive into Identity and Access Management on the Google Cloud Platform.

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is the process of managing who can do what on which resources, which we will explore as we proceed in this course. Properly managing access to your critical and sensitive resources is a fundamental skill required for any GCP administrator.

  • Chapter 1 3 Lessons Course Intro 4:47

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses

    1:19

    Course Introduction

    2:54

    About the Training Architect

    0:34
  • Chapter 2 1 Lesson IAM Big Picture 4:31

    Big Picture Perspective - IAM on GCP

    4:31
  • Chapter 3 6 Lessons Establishing Identity 46:35

    Member Types

    10:35

    Creating Identities with Cloud Identity

    4:17

    Hands-On - Cloud Identity

    10:37

    Synchronize Cloud Identity with Active Directory

    4:19

    Google Groups

    8:33

    Configure Multi-Factor Authentication

    8:14
  • Chapter 4 13 Lessons Granting Access to GCP Resources with Cloud IAM 1:56:58

    GCP Resource Hierarchy

    9:45

    Roles and Resources

    8:42

    IAM Navigation and Organization Node

    9:36

    Hands-On - IAM Roles

    12:57

    Working with Folders

    8:35

    Custom Roles

    13:32

    Granular Access by Service

    7:09

    OS Login for Compute Engine

    13:23

    Managing IAM Policies with Command Line

    4:50

    Hands-On with IAM and the Command Line

    12:27

    Troubleshooting IAM Roles

    12:09

    IAM Best Practices

    3:53

    Create and Manage IAM Roles on Google Cloud

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 5 9 Lessons Service Accounts 1:08:36

    Service Accounts Overview

    9:52

    Creating and Managing Service Accounts

    14:46

    Working with Compute Engine Service Account

    14:53

    Managing Service Account Keys

    4:24

    Hands-On (Part 1) - Service Account Keys

    10:59

    Hands On (Part 2) - Service Account Keys

    9:10

    Service Account Best Practices

    4:32

    Creating and Managing GCP Service Accounts

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Understanding Service Accounts and Scopes on Google Compute Engine

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 6 4 Lessons IAM on Cloud Storage 33:23

    Importance of Cloud Storage Security Policies

    2:46

    Bucket IAM Roles and ACLs

    8:31

    Hands-On - Bucket Roles and ACLs

    22:06

    Creating and Managing GCP Storage Bucket Roles and ACLs

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 7 3 Lessons Protecting Resources 23:48

    IAM Conditions

    10:08

    IAM Auditing and Logging

    8:50

    Quick Look - Security Command Center

    4:50
  • Chapter 8 1 Lesson Wrapping Up 1:21

    Course Conclusion and Next Steps

    1:21

What you will need

  • Google Cloud Concepts Google Cloud Essentials

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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