Class Details

Course Price: $1,495

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Course Includes:

  • Class exercises in addition to training instruction
  • Courseware books, notepads, pens, highlighters and other materials
  • eBooks will be emailed to students registered for Live Online training the week prior to the start of class
  • Course retake option
  • Full breakfast with variety of bagels, fruits, yogurt, doughnuts and juice
  • Tea, coffee, and soda available throughout the day
  • Save up to 30% off AVIS car rentals
  • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon - *only at participating locations

Course Outline

Module 1: Defining the Service

  • Design in this class.
  • State and solution.
  • Measurement
  • Gathering requirements, SLOs, SLAs, and SLIs (key performance indicators).

Module 2: Business Logic Layer Design

  • Microservices architecture.
  • GCP 12-factor support.
  • Mapping compute needs to Google Cloud Platform processing services.
  • Compute system provisioning.

Module 3: Data Layer Design

  • Classifying and characterizing data.
  • Data ingest and data migration.
  • Identification of storage needs and mapping to Google Cloud Platform storage systems.

Module 4: Network Layer Design

  • Network edge configuration.
  • Network configuration for data transfer within the service, including load balancing and network location.
  • Network integration with other environments, including on premises and multi-cloud.

Module 5: Design for Resiliency, Scalability, and Disaster Recovery

  • Failure due to loss of resources.
  • Failure due to overload.
  • Strategies for coping with failure.
  • Business continuity and disaster recovery, including restore strategy and data lifecycle management.
  • Scalable and resilient design.

Module 6: Design for Security

  • Google Cloud Platform security.
  • Network access control and firewalls.
  • Protections against denial of service
  • Resource sharing and isolation.
  • Data encryption and key management.
  • Identity access and auditing.

Module 7: Capacity Planning and Cost Optimization

  • Capacity planning.
  • Pricing.

Module 8: Deployment, Monitoring and Alerting, and Incident Response

  • Deployment.
  • Monitoring and alerting.
  • Incident response.

Class Exam

Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect Exam

This is one of several Google Cloud Platform courses that prepare professionals for the Professional Cloud Architect exam. The main topics covered on the exam are:

  1. Designing and Planning a Cloud Solution Architecture
  2. Managing and Provisioning Solution Infrastructure
  3. Designing for Security and Compliance
  4. Analyzing and Optimizing Technical and Business Processes
  5. Managing Implementation
  6. Ensuring Solution and Operations Reliability

Access the full breakdown of exam content the official Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect Exam page here.