With SAP HANA 2.0 one of the biggest changes is its multitenancy property. By default, SAP HANA 2.0 will have multitenant database containers (MDC) and it is the only operational mode. In this three-part blog series, I am going to cover in detail how to use FlashArray//m snapshots for doing backup and recovery of SAP … More Backup and Recovery of SAP HANA 2.0 Multitenant Database Containers with Single Tenant on Pure Storage FlashArray//m using snapshots->Part-1
The data reduction is a great topic for both S4HANA and Pure Storage array FlashArray as they both can reduce your original dataset by a big factor. S/4 HANA is simplified data model compared to the traditional SAP ECC 6.0 application due to the fact that S4HANA can reduce data footprint with highly compressed data … More The Data reduction story when migrating from traditional SAP ECC to S4HANA on Pure Storage FlashArray//m
Pure Storage FlashArray//X is now certified by SAP as an enterprise storage solution for the SAP HANA® platform. FlashArray//X is next-generation all-flash storage. Designed for the cloud era, //X delivers the highest performance and enterprise reliability for Tier 1 applications. SAP is constantly working with vendors to help customers in choosing to compute, networking and … More Next-generation FlashArray//X – 100% NVMe Enterprise all flasharray is certified for SAP HANA®
SAP HANA system copy can be a time-consuming process for SAP Basis system administrators. Admins spend a considerable amount of time and effort preparing the software environment and going through complicated procedures to ensure that the backup and recovery process is carried out with minimum disruption to the business and in accordance with best practices. … More Scale up/ Scale out SAP HANA system copy using Pure Storage snapshots
Building GUI based tools rather than scripting are conceived as complex and time-consuming, but it is not. Here in this blog, I am going to show you how easy it is to build a 100% Python based GUI tool which can backup SAP HANA systems using Pure storage snapshots. For more information regarding the SAP … More DIY – SAP FlashManager GUI based tool for Pure Storage using Python ttk module, Python REST API toolkit for Pure storage and SAP HANA Database Client for Python
Here in this blog (there is a white paper link at the end of blog) I am going to explain how I tested SAP HANA dynamic tiering at SAP COIL lab Palo Alto. It has been an extremely interesting experience to see how fast data models were on dynamic tiering based on Flash storage which … More SAP HANA/Dynamic tiering calculation view’s Pure performance on FlashStorage
IoT (Internet of Things) is where the huge network of devices are connected to the Internet, including smartphones and tablets and almost anything with a sensor on it – cars, machines in production plants, jet engines, oil drills, wearable devices, and more. These devices send high-velocity data at real time. One of the most advanced … More Real-Time analytics on SAP ESP’s streaming data using SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio for IoT use cases.