Google Cloud Platform Training & Enablement
State of Texas Agencies : Application Development
Track & Data Analytics Track
January 9-10, 2023
8:30am - 4:30pm CT
901 E 5th St.
Suite 600
Austin, TX 78702

Join Google Cloud & Carahsoft as we bring State of Texas agency teams together to learn about Google Cloud Platform (GCP) application development, data analytics, and machine learning subjects from Google Cloud subject matter experts.


This training and enablement session will be hands-on, including labs and environments, hosted over 2 days from Google’s downtown Austin office. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. 


Tracks Description
Track One:
Application Development
  • AppDev 
  • DevOPS - CI/CD
  • Monitoring & Logging

Introduction to Google Cloud Platform (GCP) for developers and architects.
Develop, build, deploy and monitor applications using Google Cloud Services via templates and other automation tools so as to minimize human operator intervention.
The session will involve GCP set-up, and CI/CD using an integrated set of Google Cloud services (Cloud Code, Build, Deploy, Cloud Run, and/or Google Kubernetes) to build and deploy custom applications.
The course includes application/infrastructure performance management and alerting using Google Cloud Operations Suite.

Track Two:
Data Analytics and AI/ML Platform
  • Data Engineers
  • Data Scientists

Create a prediction model using BigQuery Machine Learning to forecast results. 
Build and deploy a TensorFlow model to Vertex AI, entity extraction and sentiment and syntactic analysis on text, integration of speech recognition into dev apps, and metadata extraction from a sample video file.
Skills learned will include: querying BigQuery tables, cloud-native data pipelines/ETL, build/train/deploy a model using Vertex AI Workbench; Jupyter notebook utilization. 
Explore BigQuery public datasets; load data using Google Cloud services.


Proof of vaccination required for entry. Please bring photo ID and vaccine card - both physicial and digital accepted for the vaccination.


Google is pleased to provide attendance at this event at no cost where appropriate under applicable laws. Google may be required to report gifts to government officials or invoice you to avoid making an impermissible gift. Please contact Google if you have any questions, or if you’d like to reimburse Google for your attendance.


Jonah Salazar
Jack O'Connell
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