GCP environment prerequisites The following resources should be in place on your Google Cloud account prior to registering an environment: Create VPC network and subnetsPrior to registering an environment in CDP, you must have a VPC network that fulfills the requirements. This is not optional. Create firewall rulesPrior to registering an environment in CDP, you must have firewall rules that fulfill the requirements. This is not optional. Create SSH keyCDP requires that you provide a public SSH key for admin access to VM instances. The minimum SSH key size is 2048 bits. Create provisioning credential for Google CloudTo set up a GCP credential for CDP, you create a service account and then register the service account’s JSON access as a credential in CDP.Create storage location and service accounts for logs and data storageCDP requires that you provide two Google storage locations (one for storing workload data and another for storing logs), and create and provide multiple service accounts controlling access to these locations as described below.