Planning and Estimating with Pricing Calculator

1 hour
  • 2 Learning Objectives

About this Hands-on Lab

In this hands-on lab, we will price out Compute Engine infrastructure to deploy in our environment using the Google Cloud Pricing Calculator. Then we will deploy all three instances using the Google Cloud Shell.

Learning Objectives

Successfully complete this lab by achieving the following learning objectives:

Price Out and Estimate Using Compute Engine Instances

Here you will price out using three Compute Engine instances for your deployment:

  1. Head to Google Cloud Pricing Calculator.
  2. Select Compute Engine as the resource.
  3. Choose 3 for Instances.
  4. Enter testing for What are these instances for?
  5. Select Preemptible for Machine Class.
  6. Select e2-micro for Machine Type.
  7. Select US-East-1 for Database Center.
  8. Complete the estimate.
Deploy the Instances

Here we will deploy our Compute Engine instances using Google Cloud Shell:

  1. Activate Google Cloud Shell Terminal.
  2. Deploy all three instances to view priced out calculation.

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