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Considerations When Selecting a SAP Hana Platform Vendor

Published: 29 June 2016

ID: G00300537

Analyst(s): Andrew Butler, Philip Dawson


Hana momentum for in-memory DBMS is high and continues to grow. Gartner's Hana platform landscape model provides an assessment of the Hana hardware vendor community by vendor, virtualization and cloud delivery and now extends to newer custom applications.

Table Of Contents


  • Hana Hardware Architecture Considerations
  • Measuring Today's Hana Hardware Landscape
  • The Impact of Virtualization on Hana
  • The Split of Business Warehouse and Suite on Hana
  • The Use of TDI Hana Versus Appliances
  • SAP Hana Cloud Platforms

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