Google Cloud Study Jam - Google Cloud Essentials

Hofstra University
Sat, Oct 10, 2020, 11:00 AM (EDT)

About this event

Join a community of like-minded developers and explore the latest Google Cloud technologies as a team.

Join us for our upcoming Cloud Study Jam and get hands-on experience with Google Cloud Platform.

After the Study Jam, you’ll receive 30-days free access to the entire Qwiklabs catalog, so you can keep developing your skills at home. Complete all of the labs in the session’s quest, and you’ll earn an additional free month of access to Qwiklabs as well as a badge for your online profile.

About this session: GCP Essentials

What we are going to cover?

A Tour of Qwiklabs and the Google Cloud Platform

Creating a Virtual Machine

Getting Started with Cloud Shell & gcloud

Kubernetes Engine: Qwik Start

Set Up Network and HTTP Load Balancers

Google Cloud Platform 101

Participants will work towards their Cloud Architecture Badge in Qwiklabs. If you successfully complete a quest, your free Qwiklabs access will get extended for 30 days!


Basic programming language experience could help, but not required.

You can use either Windows, mac-OS, or Linux.

Make sure to join us with a 2nd monitor (one to watch the stream, chat and the other to code).

The labs will run on all of the latest versions of popular browsers. For the best experience, make sure your laptop has Firefox or Chrome installed.