Data Pipelines

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This free project is part of the liveProject series Data Streaming Pipelines with Google Cloud
intermediate Java • Maven Build Tool
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Google Compute Engine • Cloud IoT Core • Cloud Pub/Sub
Mahesh Kumar
1 week · 6-8 hours per week · BEGINNER
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In this liveProject, you’ll simulate data from a 4G/5G connected ocean buoy in order to prototype your cloud data pipeline. You’ll start by setting up Cloud IoT Core, then establish communication with Cloud Pub/Sub Topic for aggregation. Finally, you’ll implement a Java module that can generate your simulated data.

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Mahesh Kumar
Mahesh Kumar RP is a Google Certified Professional in various categories including cloud architecture, data, network, and security engineering. He is a Google Authorized Trainer. He focuses on GCP design and architecture for infrastructure migration, building data pipelines, and building secure cloud infrastructure. Currently, he works as an independent consultant where he implements and provides guidance for using GCP products and services. He worked as a VP of Technology in a Google cloud partner organization. As a GCP Evangelist and enthusiastic YouTuber, he maintains a YouTube channel named Learn GCP with Mahesh where he shares interesting Google Cloud Platform concepts, tips, tricks, and best practices. His channel currently has over 10,000 subscribers with over 682,000 views and over 40,000 hours of watch time.


The liveProject is for intermediate Java programmers. This project will use the last stable version of Java 15. To begin this liveProject, you will need to be familiar with:

  • Intermediate Java
  • Maven Build Tool

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In this liveProject, you’ll learn to use core services of Google Cloud Platform.

  • Free Trial Google Cloud Platform Account
  • Google Compute Engine
  • Cloud IoT Core
  • Cloud Pub/Sub


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