Google Cloud Platform Infrastructure Overview

Google invites you to this introductory overview of Google Cloud Platform Infrastructure Capabilities


Session Description

This session will provide attendees a broad understanding of infrastructure capabilities on Google Cloud Platform. Attendees will gain knowledge and be able to describe ways in which customers could use Google Cloud Platform for Application Modernization, Infrastructure Modernization, Data Management, and a cursory understanding of Containers and Microservices.  The attendee will also gain knowledge that will assist in choosing among and using appropriate deployment strategies on Google Cloud Platform.


Gain an overall understanding of the below GCP focus areas:

  • Overview: Gain a basic understanding of the value of cloud computing and the competitive advantages of Google Cloud
  • Application Hosting: Google App Engine, Google Kubernetes Engine, and Google Compute Engine
  • Storage: Google Cloud Storage, Google Cloud SQL, Google Cloud Bigtable, and Google Cloud Datastore
  • Monitor: Google Stackdriver, Google’s monitoring, logging, and diagnostics system


This session is intended for application developers, data engineers, devops/SRE engineers, and IT admins who wish to learn the fundamentals of Google Cloud Platform. The session is also for individuals who want to learn the strategic advantages to be had by leveraging a cloud-first architecture.


Introduction to Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Data Management on GCP

1:15pm - 2:15pm

Introduction to Compute Engine

2:30pm - 3:15pm

Application Modernization with Google Kubernetes Engine

3:30pm - 4:30pm