• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Cloud networking borrows from traditional on-premises network configurations. Explore and configure Google Cloud network components.

Learning Objectives

Google Cloud Network Components

  • list Google Cloud network components
  • explain the role that VPCs play in a cloud deployment
  • use the web GUI to manage Google Cloud services
  • deploy a Google cloud VPC with an automatic mode subnet
  • deploy a Google cloud VPC with a manual mode subnet
  • set aside an unchanging public IPv4 address for a VM instance
  • set aside an unchanging public IPv6 address for a VM instance
  • link two Google Cloud VPCs together
  • use the Google Cloud console to add a new subnet
  • explain how Google Cloud firewall rules are processed
  • create the appropriate firewall rules to allow or deny network traffic
  • design and configure cloud networks

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.


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