Security & Identity Fundamentals
Security is an uncompromising feature of Google Cloud services, and Google Cloud has developed specific tools for ensuring safety and identity across your projects. In this fundamental-level quest, you will get hands-on practice with Google Cloud’s Identity and Access Management (IAM) service, which is the go-to for managing user and virtual machine accounts. You will get experience with network security by provisioning VPCs and VPNs, and learn what tools are available for security threat and data loss protections. Looking for a hands on challenge lab to demonstrate your skills and validate your knowledge? On completing this quest, enroll in and finish the additional challenge lab at the end of this quest to receive an exclusive Google Cloud digital badge.
When you complete this course, you can earn the badge displayed above! View all the badges you have earned by visiting your profile page. Boost your cloud career by showing the world the skills you have developed!
Although this quest will teach you the fundamentals of Identity and Access Management (IAM) and Security in Google Cloud, you will still need hands-on experience with the platform's core tools and services. It is recommended that the student have at least earned a Badge by completing the Google Cloud Essentials and/or the Baseline: Infrastructure Quests before beginning.
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