Build a Business Transformation Vision with Google Cloud

1 Day Course
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Code GO6699

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If you’re wondering what the Cloud hype is about or want to know what it can do for your enterprise—without the technical jargon—this course is for you.

Learn ​what ​Google ​Cloud ​technology ​makes ​possible ​through ​three ​distinct ​lenses: technology, ​economics, ​and ​security. ​A ​fourth ​lens ​helps ​you ​rethink ​optimization ​by leading ​a ​people-first ​culture ​of ​innovation. ​While ​working ​in ​groups, ​explore ​machine learning ​use ​cases ​to ​define ​a ​concrete ​transformation ​vision ​for ​your ​business. ​This vision ​will ​take ​into ​account ​all ​Cloud ​adoption ​phases ​so ​that ​you ​can ​mobilize ​your teams ​to ​work ​in ​tandem ​toward ​business ​acceleration ​while ​reducing ​costs.


This course teaches participants the following skills:

  • Differentiate Google Cloud from traditional technology through financial and IT lenses.
  • Describe the top ways Google Cloud Platform (GCP) innovatively reduces costs and creates value using examples.
  • Describe the requirements to successfully lead a people-first culture of innovation.
  • Describe Google’s multi-layer measures to ensure customer data is secure, private, and compliant per government or industry regulations.
  • Build a business transformation vision, using Google Cloud capabilities, to optimize your technology, economics, innovation culture, and data security.

Target Audience

This class is intended for experienced developers who are responsible for managing big data transformations including: 

  • Traditional enterprise business decision makers
  • This includes anyone leading Product, Operations, Finance, People Management, Sales, Marketing, and Client Management, and who wants to learn how Cloud, specifically Google Cloud Platform, can support their business transformation.

Training Partners

We work with the following best of breed training partners using our bulk buying power to bring you a wider range of dates, locations and prices.


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Then and Now (4 topics)

  • What ​is ​a ​traditional ​business ​IT ​anatomy?
  • How ​have ​business ​needs ​prompted ​the ​evolution ​of ​IT over ​the ​years?
  • What ​is ​Cloud? ​What ​is ​unique ​about ​Google ​Cloud?
  • How ​does ​Google ​Cloud's ​technology ​and ​cost ​model address ​business ​challenges?

Creating Value (4 topics)

  • What ​are ​the ​GCP ​product ​categories ​and ​what ​business ​needs do ​they ​address?
  • How ​does ​GCP ​innovatively ​reduce ​costs?
  • How ​does ​GCP ​innovatively ​create ​value?
  • What ​are ​some ​business ​transformation ​cases ​that ​use ​GCP?

Culture of Innovation (4 topics)

  • What ​are ​the ​pros ​and ​cons ​of ​innovation ​and ​disruptive innovation?
  • What ​are ​the ​steps ​to ​promote ​a ​culture ​of ​innovation?
  • What ​enables ​and ​inhibits ​innovation? ​What ​are ​some ​examples?
  • How ​can ​I ​promote ​a ​culture ​of ​innovation ​today?

Secure and Compliant (4 topics)

  • What ​are ​today's ​top ​data ​and ​security ​threats/challenges?
  • How ​are ​compliance ​requirements ​shifting ​with ​Cloud ​technology?
  • What ​are ​top ​Google ​Cloud ​Platform ​(GCP) ​measures ​to ​maintain data ​and ​network ​security?
  • How ​can ​you ​manage ​governance ​(GRC) ​with ​GCP?

Workshop: Transformation Vision (4 topics)

  • Round ​1: ​Identify ​business ​challenge
  • Round ​2: ​Explore ​machine ​learning ​use ​cases
  • Round ​3: ​Brainstorm ​potential ​solutions ​using ​data
  • Round ​4: ​Prioritize ​potential ​solutions


To get the most out of this course, participants should have:

  • Minimum: group of 3-6 from an organization; varied leadership responsibilities
  • Savvy about your own business products/services and industry
  • Some knowledge of capital expenditure
  • No prior technical knowledge is required.
  • Either a Gmail account or confirmed access to Google Docs, Drive, Forms and Slides.

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