Networking in the Google Cloud

Fundamental 5 Steps Hours 33 Credits

Networking is a principle theme of cloud computing—it’s the underlying structure of GCP and it’s what connects all your resources and services to one another. This fundamental-level quest will cover essential GCP networking services and will give you hands-on practice with specialized tools for developing mature networks. From learning the ins-and-outs of VPCs, to creating enterprise-grade load balancers, Networking in the Google Cloud will give you the practical experience needed so you can start building robust networks right away.

Infrastructure Security


The labs in this quest will teach you networking basics and advanced features incrementally, but hands-on experience with GCP’s core computing and infrastructure services is required before beginning. It is recommended that the students have at least earned a Badge by completing the hands-on labs in the GCP Essentials Quest.

Quest Outline

Praxisorientiertes Lab

VPC Networking Fundamentals

In this lab, you create an auto-mode VPC network with firewall rules and 2 VM instances. Then, you explore the connectivity for the VM instances.

Praxisorientiertes Lab

Mehrere VPC-Netzwerke

In diesem Lab erstellen Sie mehrere VPC-Netzwerke und VM-Instanzen und testen die Konnektivität zwischen den Netzwerken.

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Praxisorientiertes Lab

VPC-Netzwerke – Zugriffskontrolle

In diesem Lab erstellen Sie zwei Nginx-Webserver und steuern den externen HTTP-Zugriff darauf mithilfe tagbasierter Firewallregeln. Anschließend lernen Sie IAM-Richtlinien und Dienstkonten kennen.

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Praxisorientiertes Lab

HTTP Load Balancer with Cloud Armor

In this lab, you configure an HTTP Load Balancer with global backends. Then, you stress test the Load Balancer and blacklist the stress test IP with Cloud Armor.

Praxisorientiertes Lab

Internen Load-Balancer erstellen

In diesem Lab erstellen Sie zwei verwaltete Instanzgruppen in derselben Region. Dann konfigurieren Sie einen internen Load-Balancer mit den Instanzgruppen als Back-Ends.

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