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SAP Hana Best Practices for High Availability and Disaster Recovery

Published: 11 September 2015

ID: G00276453

Analyst(s): Errol Rasit , Adam Ronthal


Emerging technologies do not always have well-understood best practices for mission-critical deployments. CIOs and IM leaders looking to deploy SAP Hana for mission-critical environments can minimize risk by understanding the options and trade-offs for high availability and disaster recovery.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand SAP Hana Core Capabilities for HA/DR, and Frequently Re-Assess New Capabilities for Impact
    • SAP Hana HA Features
    • SAP Hana DR Features
    • Combining HA and DR Features for Advanced Operations
    • New Releases of SAP Hana Will Bring New Capabilities
  • Understand the Supporting Capabilities Provided by Key Hardware Vendors in Partnership With SAP
    • SAP Hana Hardware Partners
  • Establish Your Own Requirements for RPOs and RTOs and Make Technology Decisions That Align With Internal Use-Case Needs
  • Recognize That HA and DR Represents a Spectrum of Capabilities, With the Most Stringent Requirements Needing the Most Significant Investments

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