Consolidate SAP infrastructure
on zEnterprise

Business benefits of deploying SAP applications on zEnterprise

Today's IT landscape for enterprise computing is evolving rapidly with data centers having to meet increasing business demands with flat budgets. The growth of SAP systems and data can result in an unaffordable IT infrastructure that inhibits ability to respond to changing market requirements. With its high performance and great systems capacity, IBM zEnterprise System can provide a strong foundation for SAP applications and data, improving ROI and market responsiveness.

Avoid costly downtime

Compare downtime costs for SAP users on zEnterprise versus two competitive platforms.

199% ROI in three years

Forrester Consulting examines the economic impact ROI may realize by deploying System z.

IBM zEnterprise SAP solutions

Deliver industry-leading business continuity for SAP solutions.

How to maintain continuous operations for business-critical SAP applications on the IBM zEnterprise platform

Considerably reduce database size and provide rapid access to data

With High Performance Near-Line Storage for SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse on IBM System z

Efficient end-to-end SAP database management from a single point

Reduce complexity with the DBA Cockpit for DB2 on z/OS

Providing faster, more powerful business reporting

With the IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator for SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse on IBM System z

Safeguard mission-critical SAP data to minimize business risk /a>

With non-disruptive backup and highly efficient recovery solutions for IBM DB2 for z/OS

Ensuring real business continuity for mission-critical SAP solutions

Increasing availability with the IBM System z Coupling Facility

Automate SAP System Copy and Refresh to raise productivity and quality

Reduce complexity with IBM Entry Cloud Configuration for SAP solutions on zEnterprise.

IBM zEnterprise System scales best for SAP for Banking Solution delivering superior client value

A new world class result for SAP Core Banking with DB2®10 for z/OS® demonstrates the scalability and performance required to meet future growth


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IBM Entry Cloud Configuration for SAP solutions on IBM zEnterprise

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zEnterprise technology allows KDRS to grow in a very flexible way

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IBM provides world-class IBM mainframe technology to help today's enterprises respond quickly to evolving business conditions and with extreme flexibility. From automation to advanced virtualization technologies and open industry standards, IBM mainframes help deliver competitive advantages for enterprises contributing and succeeding on a smarter planet.

Operating Systems

IBM System z supports multiple operation systems:


IBM's technology, solutions and industry expertise can help you find the competitive edge with a sharper understanding of your customers. Our System z solutions combine the foundation of IBM hardware, software and middleware with flexible financing and packaging options to help your business meet and overcome the challenges of doing business in the on demand world. IBM can help you develop a customer-centric view—and assist you in delivering the right solution and the right products.


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