Google Cloud Platform for the AWS User

Course Instructor
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Thomas Haslett
Thomas Haslett is an enthusiast of cutting edge technology. Cloud computing, virtual/augmented reality, and the Internet of Things (IoT) are what he considers "fun & cool". Tom's background includes years of experience creating and designing proprietary business applications, virtual reality game development, and Android app development. Tom currently holds three AWS certifications: AWS Solutions Architect (Associate) AWS SysOps Admin (Associate) AWS Developer (Associate) LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/thomashaslett Twitter: @thaslett

Course Introduction

Course Introduction

Course Introduction and Prerequisites

00:03:07

Linux Academy Course Features

00:02:44

What is GCP?

00:01:47

How to Create a GCP Account

00:02:48

Have to Use/Navigate the GCP Console

00:04:44

AWS Compared to GCP

Compute

Compute: Service and Feature Comparison

00:03:47

Compute: Pricing

00:03:19

Compute: Best Use Cases

00:03:30

Quiz: Compute Quiz

Networking

Networking: Service and Feature Comparison

00:03:54

Networking: Pricing

00:01:35

Networking: Best Use Cases

00:03:37

Quiz: Networking Quiz

Storage

Storage: Service and Feature Comparison

00:10:49

Storage: Pricing Model Comparison

00:04:01

Storage: Best Use Cases

00:05:54

Quiz: Storage Services Quiz

Database

Database: Service and Feature Comparison

00:03:56

Database: Pricing Model Comparison

00:06:07

Database: Best Use Cases

00:03:25

Quiz: Database Quiz

Big Data and Analytics

Analytics: Service and Feature Comparison

00:09:43

Analytics: Pricing Model Comparison

00:03:25

Analytics: Best Use Cases

00:03:56

Quiz: Big Data and Analytics

Application Services

Application Services: Service and Feature Comparison

00:02:29

Application Services: Application Services Pricing

00:01:35

Application Services: Best Use Cases

00:02:05

Quiz: Application Services Quiz

Management Services

Management Services: Service and Feature Comparison

00:03:43

Management Services: Pricing

00:03:29

Management Services: Best Use Cases

00:01:22

Quiz: Management Services Quiz

Course Conclusion

Course Conclusion

What's Next?

00:03:00

Details

Welcome to the Google Cloud Platform for the AWS User course.  This course focuses on introducing an experienced AWS user to Google Cloud Platform, primarily through comparing AWS services to their Google Cloud Platform counterparts.  


If you have questions like, "I use EC2 all the time, what is the comparable compute service in GCP and what are it's main features" then this is the course for you.  


This course does have a short hands-on section to help you create a GCP account and understand how to navigate the console to find and access various services. After which, this course takes a conceptual approach, comparing AWS and GCP services from a feature, pricing, and best use case standpoint.

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