Google Cloud | GCE Reliability Engineering using Terraform

Running production grade apps on Google Cloud GCP GCE with Terraform and SRE Reliability Engineering principles.

Welcome to the Google Cloud | GCE Reliability Engineering using Terraform, the only course you need to get ready to be a rockstar Google Compute Engine expert.

What you’ll learn

  • GCP Overview – Compute, Containers, Storage and Observability.
  • GCE | Google Compute Engine – In-depth understanding, use cases and best practices.
  • GCE best practices | concepts and implementation.
  • Running production grade apps in GCE | 10 Stages of maturity.
  • Provision GCE resources using GCP Console.
  • Provision GCE resources via CLI using gcloud.
  • Building compute images using Packer.
  • IaC – Provisions GCE resources using Terraform.
  • Apply Reliability Engineering principles to avoid single points of failure.
  • Run a website with Observability in GCE with best practices incorporated.
  • Grafana – One of the most popular visualization/monitoring tool.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 4 lectures • 17min.
  • Introduction to GCP and GCE –> 3 lectures • 7min.
  • Demo | Introduction –> 4 lectures • 20min.
  • Stage 1 | Manual actions via GCP Console –> 9 lectures • 54min.
  • Stage 2 | Enable Logging –> 5 lectures • 18min.
  • Stage 3 | Automate Initial Setup using Startup Scripts –> 7 lectures • 29min.
  • Stage 4 | Complete Automation using Bash Scripts –> 5 lectures • 13min.
  • Stage 5 | Introducing Packer –> 10 lectures • 36min.
  • Stage 6 | Introducing Terraform –> 6 lectures • 39min.
  • Stage 7 | Instance Templates –> 3 lectures • 18min.
  • Stage 8 | Managed Instance Groups (MIGs) –> 4 lectures • 24min.
  • Stage 9 | Load Balancers –> 4 lectures • 22min.
  • Stage 10 | No external IP | Cloud NAT | DNS –> 6 lectures • 16min.
  • Recap –> 1 lecture • 1min.

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Welcome to the Google Cloud | GCE Reliability Engineering using Terraform, the only course you need to get ready to be a rockstar Google Compute Engine expert.

With ~5 hours of lectures, demos packed with industry experience, this course is without a doubt the most comprehensive GCE course available anywhere online. Even if you have zero understanding of running an app in GCE, this course will take you from a novice to a pro levels of proficiency. Here are the reasons why:

– The course is taught by an industry expert on the subject, who is a daily practitioner himself.

– The course has been updated to be 2023 ready and you’ll be learning the latest tools and technologies used at large companies running their applications on Google Cloud.

– The curriculum was developed over a period of 1 year, after a dry-run of the content with a private group of students.

– The course is constantly updated with new content, with new projects and modules determined by students – that’s you!


We’ll take you step-by-step through engaging video tutorials and teach you everything you need to know to succeed as a platform engineer running apps on GCE


The course includes around 5 hours of HD video tutorials and builds your expertise that enables you to be productive on the job.


Throughout this course, we cover the 10 stages of maturity for running apps in GCE. Below are the 10 stages that I will handhold you through.


– Stage 1 | Manual actions via GCP console

– Stage 2 | Enable logging

– Stage 3 | Use of Startup Scripts

– Stage 4 | Complete automation using Bash scripts

– Stage 5 | Automation using Packer built images

– Stage 6 | IaC | Provision infrastructure using Terraform

– Stage 7 | Create instances(VMs) from Instance Templates

– Stage 8 | Reliability Engineering | Managed Instance Groups(MIG)

– Stage 9 | Reliability Engineering | Load Balancer

– Stage 10 | Remove External IPs and configure Cloud NAT and DNS


By the end of this course, you will be confident about running/hosting any kind of app on GCE – Google Compute Engine.


Sign up today, and look forward to:

– Video Lectures

– Hands-on Demos

– Resources and Cheatsheets

– Downloads


REMEMBER… I’m so confident that you’ll love this course that we’re offering a FULL money-back guarantee for 30 days! So it’s a complete no-brainer, sign up today with ZERO risk and EVERYTHING to gain.


This course is the best way to get ready to rock day 1 on the job in Google Compute Engine.


Don’t waste any more time wondering what course is best for you. You’ve already found it. Get started right away!

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