VMware: SAP on Virtual SAN
This blog is co-authored by my colleague Erik Rieger. Erik is a Global Solutions Architect in SI/SO and ISV technical alliance, specifically SAP.
There is no doubt that Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) based on VMware Virtual SAN provides a great platform for running Business Critical Applications (BCAs). A recent customer survey found that more than 60% of our customers trust Virtual SAN with the BCAs today, making BCA the most common use case.
We have done extensive technical validation and published a series of reference architecture papers about running Oracle, SQL Server, and Exchange on Virtual SAN. In reality, BCAs deployed by our customers today is not limited to that list and there are plenty more applications that we want to highlight! Let’s tackle one more today: SAP.
So how about SAP applications? Is Virtual SAN a supported platform for SAP? Does Virtual SAN provide sufficient performance for the demanding SAP HANA database? Are there specific hardware…
Read the entire article here, SAP on Virtual SAN
via the fine folks at VMware!