Virtualizing SAP Environments on VMware

Customers can now remodel and virtualize their entire SAP landscapes, from transactional to analytic workloads, and take the next step toward the software-defined data center. Running SAP on the VMware platform provides the intelligibility, efficiency and agility customers demand for their most mission critical enterprise environments.

What Virtualizing SAP with VMware Does

  • Zero Downtime - Migrate live running workloads from one certified host to another with zero downtime and zero data loss with vSphere vMotion.
  • Lower TCO - Reduce CapEx and OpEx via better utilization of existing infrastructure and resources and automated provisioning and management.
  • High Availability - VMware vSphere High Availability capabilities with automated fault tolerance enable SAP managers to deliver exceptional uptime and business continuity for their mission critical environments.
  • Rapid, Automated Provisioning - On-demand deployment of applications in minutes with automated provisioning and template cloning ensure consistency and scalability across SAP environments
  • Dedicated Support - SAP and VMware have established a world-class support infrastructure, with dedicated teams focused on our customers.

SAP HANA on VMware vSphere for any Production Environments

SAP HANA now runs in production on vSphere 6.0, the base of our vCloud Suite. Merge the power of the SAP HANA in memory platform with VMware vSphere to achieve faster time-to-value, better service levels and lower TCO for your production environments and take the next step to the software-defined data center.

Benefits include :

Better Service Levels : With vSphere vMotion, live migrate SAP HANA across hosts in minutes with zero downtime and zero data loss. Ensure 99.9% high availability and maximize uptime by automatically restarting SAP HANA virtual machines with vSphere High Availability. Automatically manage peak analytic workloads.

Faster Time-to-Value : Accelerate and automate provisioning and reduce deployment time to hours rather than days Use template provisioning to ensure consistency and scalability across environments.

Lower TCO : Reduce CapEx by 70% and OpEx by 56% through greater utilization of existing resources and infrastructure. Unify and manage SAP HANA with the rest of your virtualized data center. Improve resource utilization through simplified operations management