GCP OnBoarding Workshop


Learn what it takes to become a cloud administrator using Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Google’s suite of cloud computing services. 


Upcoming Classes

Burwood conducts this workshop in large-format sessions or customized for your IT team. Contact us to schedule a private session for your IT team.

Making the decision to move workloads to the cloud is the first of many cloud strategy milestones. In order to speed your cloud adoption and avoid common pitfalls that can derail your cloud journey before it even begins, Burwood Group is pleased to offer GCP Onboarding Workshop, a one-day foundational course to jump-start your knowledge of GCP and enable you to make decisions about cloud migration, provisioning, and governance in your own environment.

  • Which operations should be migrated—and how?

  • How will data be safeguarded from the get-go, and into the future?

  • What are best practices for cloud management and governance?

About the Course

This technical, one-day course is ideal for IT personnel who will have a role in deploying and leveraging the public cloud in their organizations. Using Google Cloud Platform as your chosen platform, Burwood’s expert instructors will enable you to:

  • Get comfortable with provisioning and managing resources in the cloud

  • Understand how to safely deploy and secure applications & infrastructure

  • Learn best practices for governing and managing access

Course Content

  • Load Balancing

  • Serverless

  • Database as-a-Service

  • Logging & Monitoring

  • Security

    • Architecture Considerations

    • Firewall Architecture

    • Role Based Access

    • Remote Access

    • Encryption

    • Key Management

    • Service Account Management

    • Auditing & Monitoring

  • Organizations, Folders, Projects

  • Identity and Access Management

  • Compute

  • Storage

  • Networking

    • VPC Design, Subnets, & Shared VPC

    • VPN and Direct Connection

    • Network Security and Firewalls

Your Instructors


Dan Speck

Dan Speck is Vice President, Research & Development at Burwood Group.


Andy Baran

Andy Baran is a Technical Architect with Burwood Group.

Why Burwood Group?

Technology system planning, design, and implementation are the foundation of Burwood Group’s 20+ years as an IT consulting and integration firm. From implementing VoIP in 1997 to architecting hybrid cloud environments in 2018, our consultants thrive on creating sophisticated solutions for complex problems.

Today, we spend a lot of time helping our clients leverage cloud in a strategic way. Cloud strategy, migration, security, and management are all part of our Cloud Enablement solution portfolio. We draw on cross-industry expertise and strategic partners to develop custom public, private, and hybrid cloud environments that support business applications and users.

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