Developing Applications with Google Cloud Platform (DAGCP)


Course Overview

In this course, application developers learn how to design, develop, and deploy applications that seamlessly integrate components from the Google Cloud ecosystem. Through a combination of presentations, demos, and hands-on labs, participants learn how to use GCP services and pre-trained machine learning APIs to build secure, scalable, and intelligent cloud-native applications.

Who should attend

Application developers who want to build cloud-native applications or redesign existing applications that will run on Google Cloud Platform


This course is part of the following Certifications:


To get the most benefit from this course, participants should have the following prerequisites:

  • Completed Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals or have equivalent experience
  • Working knowledge of Node.js
  • Basic proficiency with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments

Course Objectives

This course teaches participants the following skills:

  • Use best practices for application development.
  • Choose the appropriate data storage option for application data.
  • Implement federated identity management.
  • Develop loosely coupled application components or microservices.
  • Integrate application components and data sources.
  • Debug, trace, and monitor applications.
  • Perform repeatable deployments with containers and deployment services.
  • Choose the appropriate application runtime environment; use Google Kubernetes Engine as a runtime environment and later switch to a no-ops solution with Google App Engine Flex.

Course Content

  • Module 1: Best Practices for Application Development
  • Module 2: Google Cloud Client Libraries, Google Cloud SDK, and Google Firebase SDK
  • Module 3: Overview of Data Storage Options
  • Module 4: Best Practices for Using Google Cloud Datastore
  • Module 5: Performing Operations on Buckets and Objects
  • Module 6: Best Practices for Using Google Cloud Storage
  • Module 7: Handling Authentication and Authorization
  • Module 8: Using Google Cloud Pub/Sub to Integrate Components of Your Application
  • Module 9: Adding Intelligence to Your Application
  • Module 10: Using Google Cloud Functions for Event-Driven Processing
  • Module 11: Managing APIs with Google Cloud Endpoints
  • Module 12: Deploying an Application by Using Google Cloud Cloud Build, Google Cloud Container Registry, and Google Cloud Deployment Manager
  • Module 13: Execution Environments for Your Application
  • Module 14: Debugging, Monitoring, and Tuning Performance by Using Google Stackdriver
Online Training

Duration 3 days

Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

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