Google Cloud Essentials

Google Cloud Essentials

3 hours 45 minutes Introductory universal_currency_alt 5 Credits
In this introductory-level Quest, you will get hands-on practice with the Google Cloud’s fundamental tools and services. Google Cloud Essentials is the recommended first Quest for the Google Cloud learner - you will come in with little or no prior cloud knowledge, and come out with practical experience that you can apply to your first Google Cloud project. From writing Cloud Shell commands and deploying your first virtual machine, to running applications on Kubernetes Engine or with load balancing, Google Cloud Essentials is a prime introduction to the platform’s basic features. 1-minute videos walk you through key concepts for each lab.

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Prerequisites
This Quest assumes little to no prior knowledge in cloud computing or with Google Cloud. It is expected that students have an information technology or computing background, and have some hands-on familiarity with administering computing systems. Prior work with shell environments / command line interfaces will be helpful for completing the labs in this series.
Available languages
English, español (Latinoamérica), français, bahasa Indonesia, 日本語, 한국어, português (Brasil), українська, and 简体中文
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