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Google Cloud Fundamentals for AWS Professionals

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Duration

1 Days

6 CPD hours

About this course

This course is intended for the following participants:
Individuals planning to deploy applications and create application environments on Google Cloud
Developers, systems operations professionals, and solution architects getting started with Google Cloud.
Executives and business decision makers evaluating the potential of Google Cloud to address their business needs.

Overview

This course teaches participants the following skills:
Identify Google Cloud counterparts for AWS IaaS, AWS PaaS, AWS SQL, AWS Blob Storage, AWS Application Insights, and AWS Data Lake
Configure accounts, billing, projects, networks, subnets, firewalls, VMs, disks, auto scaling, load balancing, storage, databases, IAM, and more
Manage and monitor applications
Explain feature and pricing model differences

Description

This course with labs introduces AWS professionals to the core capabilities of Google Cloud Platform (GCP) in the four technology pillars: networking, compute, storage, and database. It is designed for AWS Solution Architects and SysOps Administrators familiar with AWS features and setup and want to gain experience configuring GCP products immediately. With presentations, demos, and hands-on labs, participants will get details of similarities, differences, and initial how-tos quickly.

Introducing Google Cloud
  • Explain the advantages of Google Cloud.
  • Define the components of Google's network infrastructure,including: Points of presence, data centers, regions, and zones.
  • Understand the difference between Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)
Getting Started with Google Cloud
  • Identify the purpose of projects on Google Cloud Platform.
  • Understand how AWS?s resource hierarchy differs from Google Cloud?s.
  • Understand the purpose of and use cases for Identity and Access Management.
  • Understand how AWS IAM differs from Google Cloud IAM.
  • List the methods of interacting with Google Cloud Platform.
  • Launch a solution using Cloud Marketplace.
Virtual Machines in the Cloud
  • Identify the purpose and use cases for Google Compute Engine.
  • Understand the basics of networking in Google Cloud Platform.
  • Understand how Amazon VPC differs from Google VPC.
  • Understand the similarities and differences between Amazon EC2 and Google Compute Engine.
  • Understand how typical approaches to load-balancing in Google Cloud differ from those in AWS.
  • Deploy applications using Google Compute Engine.
Storage in the Cloud
  • Understand the purpose of and use cases for: Cloud Storage,Cloud SQL, Cloud Bigtable and Cloud Datastore.
  • Understand how Amazon S3 and Amazon Glacier compare to Cloud Storage.
  • Compare Google Cloud?s managed database services with Amazon RDS and Amazon Aurora.
  • Learn how to choose among the various storage options on Google Cloud Platform.
  • Load data from Cloud Storage into BigQuery. Perform a query on the data in BigQuery.
Containers in the Cloud
  • Define the concept of a container and identify uses for containers.
  • Identify the purpose of and use cases for Google Container Engine and Kubernetes.
  • Understand how Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS) and Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) differ from GKE.
  • Provision a Kubernetes cluster using Kubernetes Engine.
  • Deploy and manage Docker containers using kubectl
Applications in the Cloud
  • Understand the purpose of and use cases for Google App Engine.
  • Contrast the App Engine Standard environment with the App Engine Flexible environment.
  • Understand how App Engine differs from Amazon Elastic Beanstalk.
  • Understand the purpose of and use cases for Google Cloud Endpoints.
Developing, Deploying and Monitoring in the Cloud
  • Understand options for software developers to host their source code.
  • Understand the purpose of template-based creation and management of resources.
  • Understand how Cloud Deployment Manager differs from AWS CloudFormation.
  • Understand the purpose of integrated monitoring, alerting, and debugging.
  • Understand how Google Monitoring differs from Amazon CloudWatch and AWS CloudTrail.
  • Create a Deployment Manager deployment.
  • Update a Deployment Manager deployment.
  • View the load on a VM instance using Google Monitoring.
Big Data and Machine Learning in the Cloud
  • Understand the purpose of and use cases for the products and services in the Google Cloud big data and machine learning platforms.
  • Understand how Google Cloud BigQuery differs from AWS Data Lake.
  • Understand how Google Cloud Pub/Sub differs from AWS Event Hubs and Service Bus.
  • Understand how Google Cloud?s machine-learning APIs differ from AWS's.
  • Load data into BigQuery from Cloud Storage.
  • Perform queries using BigQuery to gain insight into data.
Summary and Review
  • Review the products that make up Google Cloud and remember how to choose among them
  • Understand next steps for training and certification
  • Understand, at a high level, the process of migrating from AWS to Google Cloud.
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans Google Cloud Fundamentals for AWS Professionals training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

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Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

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