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Support Update on SAP NetWeaver Support in IaaS Environments

In the last weeks, we announced two additional cloud offerings which are supported for SAP NetWeaver based applications. SAP NetWeaver on IBM Bluemix Infrastructure (IBM Cloud) Update: IBM Bluemix is now called IBM cloud. For details, see https://www.ibm.com/blogs/bluemix/2017/10/bluemix-is-now-ibm-cloud. Today, we announced the support of SAP NetWeaver applications with the Windows guest …

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SAP IoT Experience In Virtual Reality (VR)

Virtual Reality is going to be useful for a lot of use cases, not just gaming. We explore the ways the technology will be used for training, marketing, product design and much more. SAP enterprise application possibilities in AR and VR have potential to grow in areas like manufacturing industries, …

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VMware FT 6.0 may lead to increased network latency

If you use FT 6.0 (with more than one vCPU) and you experience high latency and low throughput, you should check your ESXi 6.0 patch level.  This is a known problem which is addressed in the VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch ESXi600-201608401-BG. “When Fault Tolerance is enabled, the FT protocol might encounter a …

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Protecting SAP Systems Running on VMware with Azure Site Recovery

Combine the power of Azure with your existing VMware or Hyper-V landscape in your regional datacenter. The Azure Site Recovery Toolset contains disaster recovery solutions for different hypervisors, guest operating systems and databases running on-premises. SAP supports its applications on Linux and Windows guests on VMware vSphere (SAP Note 1492000). You can …

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SAP on VMware Virtual SAN

This document contains relevant information for running SAP applications on VMware Virtual SAN like support status and sizing information. For any questions regarding the content of this document please send an e-mail via SCN or directly to erieger@vmware.com. Important News and Updates! The new VMware Virtual SAN for SAP Applications …

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SAP LVM 2.1 SP5 Installation Summary

Install SAP NetWeaver Application Server 7.3 or 7.4 for Java. The recommended minimum SAP NetWeaver Support Package stacks are: SAP NetWeaver Release 7.30 Support Package 08 SAP NetWeaver Release 7.31 Support Package 04 SAP NetWeaver Release 7.40 Support Package 04 Install LVM by SUM (Deploy below SCA files by SUM) …

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How SAP runs Client Virtualization for development

SAP IT continues to improve various desktop virtualization solutions, providing flexible and secured alternatives for SAP employees and partners to access the corporate network and applications. SAP development, due to its increasing need of computing resources and intellectual property protection, is one of the strongest use cases for adopting the …

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SAP LVM addition to the customization options Document

Hello, i have updated the SAP LVM customization options document with information about how to control LVM from the outside. The options include the ability to execute LVM control and configuration functions as well as using templates to automate provisioning processes like system copy/clone/refresh/rename. Go check it out on the …

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End of maintenance for SAP LVM 2.0 on 31.12.2015

SAP Landscape Virtualization Management (LVM) Software 2.0 is reaching its end of maintenance period. End of Maintenance (EOM) for SAP LVM is December 31st 2015 We highly encourage our customers to upgrade to the current LVM version LVM 2.1 (SP5). FAQ regarding EOM of LVM 2.0 Q: What does it …

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IBM on-premise cloud configuration for SAP on Linux on Power

This document describes the SAP Landscape Management scenarios with Linux on Power. For other IBM platforms refer to the parent document IBM On-Premise Cloud Configuration for SAP. IBM PowerVC is the virtualization and cloud management product, built on OpenStack, that delivers advanced virtualization and storage management on IBM Power Systems. OpenStack …

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Expert Sessions at SAP TechEd 2015, Las Vegas – Simplify your SAP Landscape Administration and Instantly Deploy, Use and Evaluate SAP On-Premise Solutions in the Cloud (#SAPtd)

Hi There, It’s that time of the year again, where we love to share the latest news on our products, talk about the new innovations, share our product vision and most importantly connect face-to-face with our customers and partners to exchange ideas and learn from each other experiences – it’s …

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SAP LVM && Oracle 12c

With Oracle 12c SAP supports the new user concept ‘Oracle Standard’ featuring the seperate Oracle software owner ‘oracle’. This concept is the very same as used by SAP installations on Oracle RAC, Oracle ASM and Oracle Engineered Systems. The classic user concept ‘SAP Classic’ with Oracle software owner and database …

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