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Professional Cloud Architect – Google Cloud Certification Guide

By : Konrad Cłapa, Brian Gerrard
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Professional Cloud Architect – Google Cloud Certification Guide

By: Konrad Cłapa, Brian Gerrard

Overview of this book

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is one of the leading cloud service suites and offers solutions for storage, analytics, big data, machine learning, and application development. It features an array of services that can help organizations to get the best out of their infrastructure. This comprehensive guide covers a variety of topics specific to Google's Professional Cloud Architect official exam syllabus and guides you in using the right methods for effective use of GCP services. You'll start by exploring GCP, understanding the benefits of becoming a certified architect, and learning how to register for the exam. You'll then delve into the core services that GCP offers such as computing, storage, and security. As you advance, this GCP book will help you get up to speed with methods to scale and automate your cloud infrastructure and delve into containers and services. In the concluding chapters, you'll discover security best practices and even gain insights into designing applications with GCP services and monitoring your infrastructure as a GCP architect. By the end of this book, you will be well versed in all the topics required to pass Google's Professional Cloud Architect exam and use GCP services effectively.
Table of Contents (26 chapters)
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Section 1: Introduction to GCP
Section 2: Managing, Designing, and Planning a Cloud Solution Architecture
Section 3: Designing for Security and Compliance
Section 4: Managing Implementation
Section 5: Ensuring Solution and Operations Reliability
Section 6: Exam Focus

Section 1: Introduction to GCP

This section will introduce you to the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and outline the Professional Cloud Architect exam.

This section contains the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, GCP Cloud Architect Professional
  • Chapter 2, Getting Started with Google Cloud Platform
  • Chapter 3, Google Cloud Platform Core Services