Advanced · 10 Labs · 59 Credits · 10h 5mCert Exam Practice
This advanced-level quest is unique amongst the other Qwiklabs offerings. The labs have been curated to give developers hands-on practice with topics and services that appear in the Google Cloud Certified Professional Cloud Architect Certification. From IAM, to networking, to Kubernetes engine deployment, this quest is composed of specific labs that will put your GCP architecture knowledge to the test. Be aware that while practice with these labs will increase your knowledge and abilities, you will need other preparation too. The exam is quite challenging and external studying, experience, and/or background in cloud architecture is recommended.
In this hands-on lab, you'll learn how setup both network load balancers and HTTP load balancers for your application running in Google Compute Engine virtual machines.
advanced 7 Credits 40 Minutes
In this lab you will learn how to perform basic networking tasks on Google Cloud Platform by setting up a network and 3 subnetworks; and how GCP might differ from an on-premises setup.
fundamental 5 Credits 1 Hour 15 Minutes
Properly secured networks control connections and access into, out of, and among your resources. In this lab, you will practice deploying Networks and Subnetworks in two different GCP projects and multiple instances within the Google Cloud.
expert 9 Credits 1 Hour 25 Minutes
In this lab you'll work with advanced features of Google Cloud Security and Privacy APIs, including setting up a secure Cloud Storage bucket, managing keys and encrypted data using Key Management Storage, and viewing Cloud Storage audit logs.
fundamental Free 30 Minutes
In this lab you will learn how to: Provision a complete Kubernetes cluster using Google Container Engine; Deploy and manage Docker containers using kubectl; and Break an application into microservices using Kubernetes’ Deployments and Services.
expert 9 Credits 1 Hour 15 Minutes
This lab shows you how to monitor a Google Compute Engine virtual machine (VM) instance with Stackdriver. Watch the short video Monitor Health of All Your Cloud Apps with Google Stackdriver.
introductory 1 Credit 1 Hour 20 Minutes
In this lab, you'll tour some of the unique Stackdriver features enabling you to monitor and troubleshoot your applications with production debugging, API call tracing, and dynamically-added logpoints.
expert 9 Credits 45 Minutes
In this lab you will launch a service using Deployment Manager, and monitor it using Stackdriver. You will set up basic black box monitoring with Stackdriver Dashboard and establish uptime check alert notification to trigger incident response.
expert 9 Credits 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Create a Kubernetes Engine cluster, deploy an application, and use Spinnaker to continuously deploy the application when changes are made to the application.
expert 9 Credits 55 Minutes