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Networking in Google Cloud Platform (NGCP)



This 2-day instructor-led course gives participants a broad study of networking options on Google Cloud Platform. Through presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, learners explore and deploy GCP networking technologies, such as Google Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) networks, subnets, firewalls, interconnection among networks, load balancing, Cloud DNS, and Cloud CDN. The course also covers common network design patterns and automated deployment using Cloud Deployment Manager.

Who should attend

This course is intended for the following participants:

Network Engineers and Network Admins who are either using Google Cloud Platform or planning to do so
Individuals who want to be exposed to software-defined networking solutions in the cloud.


To get the most out of this course, participants should have:

Completed Google Cloud Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure (GCF-CI) or have equivalent experience
Clear understanding of the 7-layer OSI model
Clear understanding of IPv4 addressing
Prior experience with managing IPv4 routes

Course Objectives

This course teaches participants the following skills:

Configure Google VPC networks, subnets, and routers
Control administrative access to VPC objects
Control network access to endpoints in VPCs
Interconnect networks among GCP projects
Interconnect networks among GCP VPC networks and on-premises or other-cloud networks
Choose among GCP load balancer and proxy options and configure them
Use Cloud CDN to reduce latency and save money
Optimize network spend using Network Tiers
Deploy networks declaratively using Cloud Deployment Manager
Design networks to meet common customer requirements
Configure monitoring and logging to troubleshoot networks problems

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