Google Associate Cloud Engineer: Google Identity & Access Management (IAM)

Google Cloud 2021    |    Intermediate
  • 16 videos | 1h 40m 53s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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Google Cloud Identity and Access Management (IAM) is an indispensable tool for Cloud Engineers. It offers centralized access control and visibility of all Google Cloud resources, providing a unified view of security policies across the entire organization. Use this course to explore how IAM works in general and in Google Cloud. Learn how to manage IAM user roles, view IAM role assignments, and identify grantable roles. Practice working with custom roles, service accounts, and IAM audit logs. Lastly, examine identity federation in IAM. Learn how to access resources using workload identity and configure conditional access. By the end of the course, you'll be able to manage all resource authorization using Google Cloud IAM. This course is part of a collection that prepares learners for the Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer certification.


  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    describe the concepts comprising identity and access management (IAM)
    view IAM role assignments and list grantable roles
    manage IAM user roles by granting, changing, or revoking access
    identify the concepts and required permissions for IAM custom roles
    create an IAM custom role
    manage custom roles with Deployment Manager
    identify the types of service accounts and associated permissions available in Google Cloud IAM
  • create and manage a service account
    create a new VM instance to run on a service account
    grant access to a service account in another project
    view IAM audit logs in Cloud Logging
    describe identity federation using identify pools, providers, and other concepts
    access resources using workload identity federation
    manage and configure conditional access, adding or modifying role bindings and providing temporary access
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course


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    3.  Viewing IAM Role Assignments
    6m 56s
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    4.  Managing IAM Roles
    7m 40s
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    5.  Concepts and Permission Types in IAM Custom Roles
    9m 8s
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    6.  Creating IAM Custom Roles
    7m 29s
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    7.  Managing Custom Roles
    7m 15s
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    8.  Google Cloud IAM Service Accounts
    7m 46s
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    9.  Managing Service Accounts
    7m 21s
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    10.  Assigning Service Accounts to VMs
    6m 59s
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    11.  Granting Access to Project Service Accounts
    5m 30s
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    12.  Viewing Audit Logs
    6m 22s
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    13.  What's Involved in Identity Federation
    4m 41s
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    14.  Using Workload Identity Federation
    6m 43s
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    15.  Managing Conditional Access
    5m 29s
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    16.  Course Summary


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