"By moving SAP HANA to Azure, we have been able to speed up planning cycles and accelerate delivery of finished goods to our customers…. Our whole production engine can now speed up."
Richard Cammish, Chief Information Officer, Coats
Bring cloud scale and agility to your SAP estate
Reliably run your mission critical SAP and other workloads on the cloud platform 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.
“By paying only for what we use and by expanding and contracting those resources to meet business needs, we manage SAP much more effectively on Azure than we ever did in our own datacenter.”
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 tuned for SAP HANA, scale your SAP HANA workloads up to 60 TB on multimode configurations. Azure lets you run the largest SAP HANA workloads (OLTP and OLAP) of any global scale cloud provider.
"The Microsoft Azure platform provides us the scalability, security, and level of services needed to confidently run our most demanding SAP HANA and big data applications. We are excited to be an early adopter of running SAP HANA on Microsoft Azure since it is an important capability in helping us realize our vision for The Connected Enterprise and advanced data analytics."
Bet on the cloud that is 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 is designed for enterprise needs. Join the 85 percent of Fortune 500 companies that already have.
“Our growers and buyers do not care about our IT systems, but they do care when we cannot ship product or issue an invoice. Our brand rests on the continuity of our IT systems, which are now more available running in Azure.”
Related solution architectures
This architecture represents a distributed 3-tier SAP system running on SQL Server in the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.Learn more