Hardware for SAP
- May 02, 2011
With SAP Sapphire Now just weeks away, attendees talk about what they want to get out of the annual event.
- April 29, 2011
SAP co-CEO Bill McDermott talks about the Amazon service outage, the future of in-memory technology, and why he thinks SAP is always a target of acquisition rumors.
- April 06, 2011
Amid the fanfare surrounding SAP’s in-memory technology, some analysts and consultants wonder if the first application built on the technology is worth the hype.
- March 10, 2011
SAP outlined plans to release five more in-memory applications that will run on HANA, its new in-memory appliance.
- January 10, 2011
Now that 2011 is here, SAP analysts share their thoughts on what they see coming this year, from acquisitions to the future of Business ByDesign.
- December 01, 2010
After months of crowing about its benefits, SAP announces it has begun to ship HANA, its in-memory appliance it says can process huge amounts of analytical data at lightning speed.
- October 20, 2010
SAP demonstrated new in-memory technology HANA, just one example, it said, that it was meeting customers’ demands for cutting-edge technology.
- September 23, 2009
Hardware issues affect SAP software performance in SAP infrastructures. Does the SAP hardware team resolve these issues or the SAP software team? Or is there one SAP-centric IT staff? If the server and hardware managers aren't part of the overall ...
- September 21, 2009
What role does hardware play in an SAP infrastructure? SAP software application performance depends on a well-managed, quality hardware infrastructure. Servers, processing speed, storage and memory are the linchpins of the SAP enterprise hardware ...
- September 11, 2009
The plunging cost of memory and the power of multi-core servers is making it orders of magnitude less expensive – and much quicker -- to mine in-memory, column-based databases for data analysis. But can they be used to run back office ...
- August 27, 2009
Some IT managers are improving SAP application performance by reconfiguring hardware infrastructures with faster servers, new network hardware, and more powerful storage arrays and even solid state drives.
- August 26, 2009
Many firms virtualizing an SAP environment should first see if their existing hardware and available memory are sufficient or if they need to bring in new, more powerful servers.
- August 25, 2009
Making SAP infrastructure changes, including changing databases, putting in blade servers and virtualizing SAP applications, could result in savings in less than a year.
- May 14, 2009
Multi-core CPUs and columnar storage databases will allow users to extract information from databases 'instantaneously,' according to SAP co-founder Hasso Plattner.