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Working with Compute Engine Windows Instances

Hands-On Lab


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Compute Engine VM instances can utilize a wide range of boot disks; Google Cloud currently offers well over 50 disk images to choose from. Cloud computing professionals must be adept in spinning up a variety of operating systems, including Windows server. In this hands-on lab, you’ll experience the creation of a Windows-based Compute Engine VM instance, set up an IIS server, and push your first web page live to confirm the server’s operation.

What are Hands-On Labs?

Hands-On Labs are scenario-based learning environments where learners can practice without consequences. Don't compromise a system or waste money on expensive downloads. Practice real-world skills without the real-world risk, no assembly required.