Logging, Monitoring, and Observability in Google Cloud (LMOGC) – Contenuti

Contenuti dettagliati del Corso

Module 1 - Introduction to Google Cloud Operations Suite

  • Describe the purpose and capabilities of Google Cloud’s operations suite
  • Explain the purpose of the Cloud Monitoring tool.
  • Explain the purpose of Cloud Logging and Error Reporting tools.
  • Explain the purpose of Application Performance Management tools.

Module 2 - Monitoring Critical Systems

  • Use Cloud Monitoring to view metrics for multiple cloud projects.
  • Explain the different types of dashboards and charts that can be built.
  • Create an uptime check.
  • Explain the cloud operations architecture.
  • Explain and demonstrate the purpose of using Monitoring Query Language (MQL) for monitoring.

Module 3 - Alerting Policies

  • Explain alerting strategies.
  • Explain alerting policies.
  • Explain error budget.
  • Explain why server-level indicators (SLIs), service-level objectives (SLOs), and service-level agreements (SLAs) are important.
  • Identify types of alerts and common uses for each.
  • Use Cloud Monitoring to manage services.

Module 4 - Advanced Logging and Analysis

  • Use Log Explorer features.
  • Explain the features and benefits of logs-based metrics.
  • Define log sinks (inclusion filters) and exclusion filters.
  • Explain how BigQuery can be used to analyze logs.
  • Export logs to BigQuery for analysis.
  • Use log analytics on Google Cloud.

Module 5 - Working with Audit Logs

  • Explain Cloud Audit Logs.
  • List and explain different audit logs.
  • Explain the features and functionalities of the different audit logs.
  • List the best practices to implement audit logs.

Module 6 - Configuring Google Cloud Services for Observability

  • Use the Ops Agent with Compute Engine.
  • Enable and use Kubernetes Monitoring.
  • Explain the benefits of using Google Cloud Managed Service for Prometheus.
  • Explain the usage of PromQL to query Cloud Monitoring metrics.
  • Explain the uses of Open Telemetry.
  • Explain custom metrics.

Module 7 - Monitoring Google Cloud Network and Data Access

  • Collect and analyze VPC Flow logs and firewall rules logs
  • Enable and monitor Packet Mirroring
  • Explain the capabilities of Network Intelligence Center

Module 8 - Investigating Application Performance Issues

  • Explain the features and benefits of Error Reporting, Cloud Trace, and Cloud Profiler.
  • Explain the functionalities of the Error Reporting, Cloud Trace, and Cloud Profiler

Module 9 - Optimizing the Costs for Operations Suite

  • Analyze resource utilization cost for monitoring related components within Google Cloud.
  • Implement best practices for controlling the cost of monitoring within Google Cloud.