Google Cloud Platform is a suite of cloud computing software provided by Google LLC that operates on the same technology that Google uses internally for its end-user products such as Google Search, Gmail, file storage, and YouTube.
Improve your GCP knowledge with our ever-expanding, continuously updated Google Cloud Platform courses. This course will expose you to key principles and terms for using the Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
Many of the computation and storage resources available on Google Cloud Platform are discussed and compared including Google App Engine, Google Compute Engine, Google Kubernetes Engine, Google Cloud Storage, Google Cloud SQL, and BigQuery. Hands-on labs demonstrate to you the fundamentals of using GCP.
Which Google Cloud certification is best for you?
The fundamental level certification validates general awareness of cloud principles and Google Cloud products, resources, software, functionality, incentives, and use cases, primarily recognizing the capabilities of Google Cloud. This certification is suitable for people in non-technical job positions who can bring value to their company by having Cloud expertise but have little or no hands-on experience with Google Cloud.
The associate-level certification focuses on the foundational skills of deploying, tracking, and managing Google Cloud programs. This certification is a decent place to start for someone new to the cloud and can be seen as a stepping stone to higher-level certifications.
Professional certifications cover a wide range of professional work functions and test advanced design, execution, and management expertise. Individuals with business expertise and familiarity with Google Cloud products and technologies are encouraged to pursue these certifications.