Today, we are very excited to announce the certification of IBM BlueMix Infrastructure as a Service for SAP HANA and SAP Netweaver, enabling the availability of SAP solutions such as S4/HANA and BW4/HANA on IBM BlueMix. This announcement represents an extension of a 43+ year partnership in the IT industry, built on the long history of SAP and IBM bringing innovation to the enterprise. This reinforces our commitment to offer customers choice, and enables joint customers to realize the transformational benefits of SAP HANA in the IBM Cloud.
With this offering, enterprise customers can now run their SAP HANA based applications in 49 IBM BlueMix Datacenters across the world, connected through a secure high-speed network. Providing our customers with the ability to deploy their business applications in the IBM Cloud gives customers flexibility, agility and significantly faster time to market. In addition, since customers can leverage the Bare Metal servers in IBM BlueMix, it also provides them with unmatched performance and speed, enabling them to run their business in real-time in the cloud.
Quick Provisioning: With this offering, customers can now provision bare metal servers in a few hours.
Pre-configured servers for SAP HANA: Enterprise customers can choose from Small, Medium and Large configurations, for SAP HANA workloads up to 2 TB.
Performance: SAP HANA on IBM BlueMix provides our customers with a highly performant solution to run their real-time mission critical business applications in the cloud.
To learn more, reach out to your SAP or IBM representatives. You can attend one of the following sessions at IBM InterConnect in Las Vegas (March 19-23, 2017)