Introduction to Google Cloud Security Features

Learn about IAM, GCDS and Cloud Identity

Why Google Cloud Platform?

What you’ll learn

  • Student will learn about common GCP Cloud Security basics such as IAM.
  • Students will learn about how GSUITE and Google Cloud can integrate security.
  • Students will learn about GCDS and Cloud Identity.
  • Students will about service accounts.
  • Students will learn how to use App Engine and Compute Engine Security Scanner.
  • Students will learn about Compliance and Governance with Google Cloud.

Course Content

  • Introduction.
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM).
  • Networking and Host Security.
  • Data Storage Security.
  • Monitoring and Managing your Cloud Resources.
  • Resources and Closeout.
  • Bonus Lectures and Demos.

Introduction to Google Cloud Security Features


  • Cloud Computing experience with a major platform.
  • Sign up for the Google Cloud Platform Free credits or Free Tier..
  • Use Codelabs which is Free to help solidify learning about GCP.

Why Google Cloud Platform?

According to Global Knowledge’s Survey for 2018 a GCP Cloud Architect had the highest salary at $139,529. Getting Google Cloud Certified or even just learning more can add value to your career earnings.

Course Description

Course UPDATED 04/01/2019 – Course materials update with downloaded pdf of over 150 pages.

Security in the cloud is much like security in your on-premise data centers, only without the costs of maintaining facilities and hardware. In the cloud, security is generally a shared responsibility between the provider and the customer.

With Google Cloud Platform there are many facets of maintaining a secure cloud environment and in this course we will cover them.

Areas of focus will be IAM, Stackdriver, Gsuite, Cloud Identity, Roles and Service Accounts.

Who this course is for:
  • GCP Beginners with a month or more of experience. Some minor experience would be helpful since this course does not spend much time on GCP 100 materials
  • Anyone pursuing a GCP Cloud Certification
  • Existing Cloud Managers and Administrators
  • Existing Solutions Architects
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