Azure Mv2 Virtual Machines offering up to 6 TB memory are now generally available

Posted on Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Azure Mv2-series virtual machines are hyper-threaded and feature Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8180M 2.5GHz (Skylake) processor, offering up to 208 vCPU in 3TB and 6 TB memory configurations. Mv2 virtual machines provide unparalleled computational performance to support large in-memory databases and workloads such as SAP HANA and SQL Hekaton.

Mv2 VMs are available in US East and US East 2 regions. Mv2 VMs in U.S. West 2, Europe West, Europe North and Southeast Asia regions will become available in the coming months.

For more information on Mv2 pricing and region availability, refer to the Azure Virtual Machines Pricing Page.

Mv2-series VMs are certified by SAP for SAP HANA OLTP and OLAP production workloads. This is by far the largest-memory SAP HANA-certified configuration offered on any virtual machine in the public cloud. For more information on running SAP HANA on Azure, please refer to the SAP on Azure Solution.

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