Advanced 5 Steps 5 hours 27 Credits
Google Cloud’s VM migration methodology provides a defined, repeatable path for users to follow. In this quest, you will get hands-on practice with this four-step migration sequence. You will build assessment reports with CloudPhysics, leverage Terraform’s infrastructure-as-code templates, perform lift-and-shift migrations with Cloud Endure, and finally replicate applications as cloud-native workloads. Enroll in this quest and get practice with Google’s current solution set for VM migration. As a bonus we include a basic lab on Google Kubernetes Engine for those needing a refresher.
Prerequisites:Students enrolling in this Quest should have taken the labs in the GCP Essentials Quest.
This lab demonstrates a use of an assessment tool and how to enable it on a source environment on AWS. During the lab the students will get exposure to features and capabilities they are not familiar with.
This lab provides a high level overview of the Google Cloud Adoption Framework and then deep dives into how to automate environment setup and deployments on GCP.
In this lab, you will perform a lift and shift virtual machine migration of an application and database server from one Google Cloud Platform region to another disparate region by leveraging Cloud Endure’s Live Migration tool.
Google Kubernetes Engine provides a managed environment for deploying, managing, and scaling your containerized applications using Google infrastructure. This hands-on lab shows you how deploy a containerized application with Kubernetes Engine. Watch the short video Manage Containerized Apps with Kubernetes Engine.
This lab will walk you through an optimization stage of a migration. In this lab you continue their migration journey from "Lift and Shift.". In this lab you migrate from MySQL on GCE to Cloud SQL (managed service).