Set up and Configure a Cloud Environment in Google Cloud
Advanced 7 Steps 8 hours 35 Credits
This fundamental-level quest is unique amongst the other Qwiklabs offerings. The labs have been curated to give IT professionals hands-on practice with topics and services that appear in the Google Cloud Certified Associate Cloud Engineer Certification. From IAM, to networking, to Kubernetes engine deployment, this quest is composed of specific labs that will put your Google Cloud knowledge to the test. Complete this quest, including the challenge lab at the end, to receive an exclusive Google Cloud digital badge. Be aware that while practice with these labs will increase your skills and abilities, we recommend that you also review the exam guide and other available preparation resources.
Prerequisites:This Quest expects familiarity with Google Cloud Services, particularly those in computing and networking. It is recommended that the student have earned a Badge by completing the hands-on labs in the Perform Foundational Data, ML, and AI Tasks in Google Cloud and/or the Getting Started: Create and Manage Cloud Resources Quests before beginning. Additional lab experience with the Security and Identity Fundamentals and the Kubernetes In the Google Cloud Quests will be useful.
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This challenge lab tests your skills and knowledge from the labs in the Kubernetes in Google Cloud quest. You should be familiar with the content of the labs before attempting this lab.