About SAP and IBM X6
Kyle Garman of SAP talks about X6 technology and how together, IBM and SAP provide best-in-class solutions.
IBM X6 TCO savings
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Interested in deploying SAP HANA from IBM?
This technical paper details how SAP HANA can be integrated into an existing IT infrastructure.
Gain insights locked in your SAP data
IBM System x solution for SAP HANA helped Migros generate sales reports 98% faster.
You need new ways to accelerate decision making and gain insights into key trends locked in your data. With the IBM System x solution for SAP HANA, your organization will be able to instantly access, model and analyze all of your SAP business transactional and analytical data from virtually any data source in real time.
Simple and seamless scalability
The IBM System x solution for SAP HANA offers unprecedented scalability. Large memory configurations are available for SAP Business Suite, powered by SAP HANA. And for SAP Business Warehouse and data mart implementations, you can easily create multi-node scale-out configurations by networking multiple nodes together enabling support for larger SAP HANA memory sizes. This modular approach enables you to invest in a workload optimized solution for SAP HANA and grow your infrastructure as your SAP HANA environment grows. In addition, IBM’s solution integrates high availability with automatic failover features eliminating the need for SAN storage often required in other vendor solutions.
Landscape optimization and datacenter readiness
Synchronous replication using IBM General Parallel File System™ (GPFS™) software can provide automated failover in a disaster recovery situation by replicating your SAP HANA production data to a second datacenter location. Additionally, VMware virtualization technology can be used for optimizing deployment and management of your SAP HANA application environment using virtual machines via a single, SAP HANA certified system.
Easy deployment, operation and maintenance
IBM Systems Services and qualified IBM Business Partners offer fast implementation and on-going maintenance of your SAP HANA solution. If you choose to have IBM manage the systems for you, 24 x 7 managed services are available from IBM Systems Services. In addition, IBM Total Solution Support can provide 24 x 7 support for your SAP HANA solution1.
Workload Optimized Solutions for SAP HANA2
IBM offers preconfigured SAP HANA server models optimized by IBM and validated by SAP to help speed time to value for your SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse, data mart, and SAP Business Suite, powered by SAP HANA implementations.
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1 Contact your IBM sales representative or IBM Business Partner for availability in your country.
2 Please contact your IBM sales representative or IBM Business Partner for SAP HANA configuration information. Some configurations may include the EXP2524 and other components.
3 These IBM computer systems are preinstalled with a copy of the SAP HANA software which includes SYBASEREPLICATION SERVER 15, SAP HOST AGENT 7.2, APACHETOMCAT 5.5, PERL 5.8, SAP In-Memory Database which has been integrated or pre-installed as part of the IBM hardware system. You are not licensed to use the copy of SAP software contained in the IBM hardware system until you have purchased or licensed the use of the SAP software from SAP or its authorized distributors. Usage of the SAP software is subject to the applicable SAP end-user license agreement. Your purchase of the IBM hardware system does not include a license to use the SAP software to be preinstalled, or to any other SAP software. SAP is under no obligation to license the preloaded SAP software to you. Please contact your responsible SAP representative to obtain the appropriate license rights to use the SAP software. Customers must purchase Quick-start implementation services for SAP HANA in order for IBM to ensure optimal installation and support of your solution.
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