Consolidate SAP infrastructure
on z Systems

Business benefits of deploying SAP applications on z Systems

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 z Systems 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 z Systems versus two competitive platforms. 

IBM z Systems SAP solutions

Deliver industry-leading business continuity for SAP solutions.

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

Considerably reduce database size and provide rapid access to data

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

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 z Systems

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 z Systems Coupling Facility

Automate SAP System Copy and Refresh to raise productivity and quality

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

IBM z Systems 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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z Systems technology allows KDRS to grow in a very flexible way

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Infrastructure matters. Businesses turn to the IBM mainframe for unmatched security, operational efficiency, speed, seamless scale, and lower cost per transaction. The IBM z System, the world’s premier data and transaction engine, is enabled for mobile, integrates transactions and analytics, and delivers efficient and trusted clouds.

Operating Systems

IBM z Systems supports multiple operation systems:


IBM z Systems combine leading-edge innovation and unparalleled capabilities to power cloud, business analytics, mobile applications, and the most important workloads.


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