The two key components of any data pipeline are data lakes and warehouses. This course highlights use-cases for each type of storage and dives into the available data lake and warehouse solutions on Google Cloud in technical detail. Also, this course describes the role of a data engineer, the benefits of a successful data pipeline to business operations, and examines why data engineering should be done in a cloud environment.
Modernizing Data Lakes and Data Warehouses with Google Cloud
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What you'll learn
Differentiate between data lakes and data warehouses.
Explore use-cases for each type of storage and the available data lake and warehouse solutions on Google Cloud.
Discuss the role of a data engineer and the benefits of a successful data pipeline to business operations.
Examine why data engineering should be done in a cloud environment.
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There are 5 modules in this course
This module introduces the Data Engineering on Google Cloud source series and this Modernizing Data Lakes and Data Warehouses with Google Cloud course.
This module describes the role of a data engineer and motivates the claim why data engineering should be done in the Cloud
In this module, we describe what data lake is and how to use Cloud Storage as your data lake on Google Cloud.
In this module, we talk about BigQuery as a data warehousing option on Google Cloud
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