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Bullion for SAP HANA®

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SAP HANA enables real-time business
Running business based on data in sync with reality is a go-to element for better overall performance and efficiency. Ensuring rapid and secure access to data consolidated in a central repository enables to optimize a production, work on live financial elements or inventories. The key element to go real-time in the Database environments is to have all structured data staged in-memory. In-memory database is an innovative technology to boost performance and unlock new insight.
SAP positioned HANA at the very heart of his strategy and will leverage it’s fantastic possibilities by rewriting it’s applications to deliver new features and insights: it’s the S/4 HANA journey.

Bullion for SAP HANA: the platform of choice

To fully leverage HANA potential, the underlying infrastructure based on the bullion server provides:

  • Flexibility: bullion for SAP HANA is available in 3 different modes:
    •      Appliance
    •      TDI
    •      Virtualized by VMware®
  • Quality of service: as HANA is a component of the most critical systems, reliability, availability and maintainability of the infrastructure with optimal uptime is an asset. Bullion is fully compliant to this request with many patented innovations
  • Scalability: the same technology is to be used from small (512GB) to very large (8TB) systems to preserve investments and face the data volume growing challenge. Bullion for SAP HANA has an exceptional scalability.

Bullion for SAP HANA delivery model

TDI stands for Tailored Datacenter Integration and describes a program that allows HANA customers to leverage existing hardware and infrastructure components (compute, network, storage) for their HANA environment.
Those existing materials have to be certified by SAP and a public list of those TDI certified components is publicly available. By comparison an HANA appliance comes with all necessary certified components pre-configured and is provided by certified HANA hardware partners.
TDI enables to maintain a consistent skill sets and reduce overall investments.

The Bullion server is certified for TDI environment thus enabling a high flexibility in the deployment model. Moreover Bullion for SAP HANA proposes an exceptional scalability from 2 to 16CPUs and according memory capacity per use-case (BW or SoH) as seen in the appliance.

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Unlock new insights in real-time with SAP HANA®

Big Data offers a high-speed way to transform data into real value. But with
the massive expansion in data volumes, and demands for even greater agility
and flexibility to meet new business needs, Database Management Systems
(DBMSs) are being pushed to their limits.

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SAP® has integrated HANA® at the very heart of its strategy: a platform that delivers exceptional real-time performance to enable new business potentials. Now, the latest SAP solutions make use of the entire SAP HANA platform capabilities.

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