SAP HANA

SAP HANA Merge Diagnosis/Log/Trace File

When we are facing any Hana database related issue, we need to check all log files, diagnosis file and trace files to troubleshoot issues. We need to read Hana diagnosis/log/trace files from various different location. If we SAP Hana is installed on multiple host (Distributed installation), then we need to login to all Hana hosts and check diagnosis/log/trace files. Sometimes these file sizes are too large and not easy to …

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SAP HANA 2.0 Installation and Update – by the SAP HANA Academy

Introduction Recently, we have recorded a number of new videos for the SAP HANA Academy about SAP HANA installation and update. The full playlist can be accessed here: SAP HANA Installation and Update – SAP HANA 2.0 SPS 02   The previous blog about this topic (migrated from the previous SAP Community Network, SCN), covered SAP HANA 1.0 SPS 12: SAP HANA 1.0 installation and update   Installing and updating the SAP …

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Importing spatial map client included with SAP HANA Spatial

One of the advantages of SAP HANA Spatial is that it includes a map client and other content at no additional cost. This is an example of a spatial application created using the HERE map provided with SAP HANA. Further down the road, when you license HANA Spatial, you also get access to General Administrative Boundaries (GAB) which can be imported to SAP HANA. The GAB content is provided by …

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SAP HANA Innovation Survey

The advent of SAP HANA in early 2010 marked a disruption in enterprise data management and data processing. Combining in-memory technology, parallel processing on a massive scale and column-wise storage – to name at least the most important ones – SAP HANA leveraged innovations in both hardware and software technology. Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. Steve Jobs Listening to our customers Fact is, HANA wouldn’t exist if …

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Getting Started with Microsoft Azure – by the SAP HANA Academy

Introduction   Recently, we have recorded a number of new videos for the SAP HANA Academy to help you get started with SAP HANA on the Microsoft Azure public cloud environment. The full playlist can be accessed here: Getting Started with SAP HANA on Microsoft Azure   This blog will be part of a series: Getting Started with Microsoft Azure (this blog)   In this blog, I will provide some references and …

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SAP HANA Under The Hood: HDB – by the SAP HANA Academy

Introduction The objective of this SAP HANA Under The Hood series is to provide some insights on particular SAP HANA topics. Like a mechanic, look under the hood and take apart a piece to examine its functioning. Last month, I posted the first blog about SAPInit and SAPStartSrv or the mechanism used to automatically start an SAP HANA system at system boot and stop the instance at power off. The topic of …

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SAP HANA Innovation Award 2017 – meet the winners running on SUSE

The SAP HANA Innovation Award honors and celebrates SAP’s most forward-thinking customer and partner successes, and promotes these amazing accomplishments to a wider audience. From Accenture to Fitch Ratings to Zappos, from Automotive to Public Sector to Wholesale Distribution, across 5 continents, companies and organizations of all sizes and industries rely on SUSE Linux Enterprise to run their mission critical SAP HANA infrastructure. SAP has just published an ebook that combines …

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Automate SAP HANA System Replication with SLES for SAP Applications

SAP HANA System Replication on SLES for SAP Applications You like directly to start with? If you like to know, how to implement the solution including SUSE Linux Enterprise for SAP Applications, please read our setup guide available at: https://www.suse.com/products/sles-for-sap/resource-library/sap-best-practices/ What is this solution about? The solution created by SUSE is to automate the takeover in SAP HANA system replication setups. The basic idea is that only synchronizing the data …

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10 Useful Python script for HANA

Python support scripts of the HANA Database as HANA 1.0 SPS12 The python support can be found in /usr/sap/<SID>/HDB<XX>/exe/python_support. Usually you can use the option ‘–help’ and ‘–helpGeneral’ on each scripts. Be carefeful before you execute one, these scripts can impact the system. You can use HDBSettins.sh combined with the script, which passes the necessary variables towards. Example: HDBSettings.sh fullSystemInfoDump.py –help fullSystemInfoDump.py Collects diagnosis information from the SAP HANA database …

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Getting Started with SAP HANA Cockpit 2.0 – by the SAP HANA Academy

Introduction In the upcoming weeks, we will be posting new tutorial videos to the SAP HANA Academy to help you get started with SAP HANA cockpit 2.0. Topics covered are how to install and update cockpit, how to setup cockpit with cockpit manager, how to secure cockpit and how to use the cockpit to configure, manage, monitor, and optimize the SAP HANA databases. You will find all these topics covered …

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