SAP on Azure
Quickly deploy SAP solutions across dev-test and production scenarios on the most comprehensive cloud platform, providing unparalleled performance for even the largest SAP and SAP HANA workloads.
“The Microsoft Azure platform provides us with the scalability, security and level of services needed to confidently run our most demanding SAP HANA and big data applications. We are pleased to be an early adopter of running SAP HANA on Microsoft Azure, as it is an important capability for helping us realise our vision for The Connected Enterprise and advanced data analytics.”
Sujeet Chand, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Rockwell Automation
Bring cloud scale and agility to your SAP estate
Reliably run your mission-critical SAP and other workloads on the cloud platform that’s built for enterprises. Rest assured that your scalability, flexibility and compliance needs are met with Azure. With the expanded partnership between Microsoft and SAP, run a broad array of SAP applications across dev-test and production scenarios in Azure, and be fully supported. From SAP NetWeaver to SAP S4/HANA, Linux to Windows, SAP HANA to SQL Server, we have you covered.
“With Microsoft Azure, we just add capacity when we need it. Such flexibility and easy scalability are great for us, especially because we have a very short window of time for upgrading our SAP systems.”
Get unparalleled performance for SAP HANA
Get the broadest choice and industry-leading performance when running your SAP workloads on Azure. Spanning Azure Virtual Machines and purpose-built hardware that is specifically adapted for SAP HANA, scale your SAP HANA workloads up to 32 TB on multimode configurations. Azure lets you run the largest SAP HANA workloads (OLTP and OLAP) of any global scale cloud provider.
“SAP HANA on Microsoft Azure gives us extraordinary IT benefits and provides the flexibility we desire in order for Nortek to grow. Plus, overall performance was similar or better than our on-premises SAP Business Suite on SAP HANA integrated with our SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM) solution.”
Bet on the cloud that’s engineered for the enterprise
With the broadest global footprint, largest compliance portfolio, enterprise-grade SLAs and world-class support, Azure provides a robust, resilient and reliable environment for not just your SAP applications, but also other workloads. Bet your business on the cloud that’s designed for enterprise needs. Join the 85 per cent of Fortune 500 companies that already have.
“Our growers and buyers don’t care about our IT systems, but they do care when we can’t deliver products or issue an invoice. Our brand relies on the continuity of our IT systems, which are now more available through running in Azure.”
This architecture represents a distributed 3-tier SAP system running on SQL Server in the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.Learn more