SAP HANA on IBM X6 Systems Reference Architecture

A draft IBM Redbooks publication


This IBM® Redbooks® publication is intended to provide the planning and design considerations for implementing SAP HANA on IBM X6 servers. It describes in detail the building blocks available for clients to choose from and shows how these can be integrated in the overall SAP IT landscape of customers.

The intended audience of this document is SAP administrators and technical solution architects who will design SAP landscape using the IBM System x® solutions for SAP HANA on X6. This document is also for IBM Business Partners and IBM employees who want to know more about the SAP HANA offering and other available IBM solutions for SAP clients.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to SAP HANA
Chapter 2. IBM System x solution components for SAP HANA
Chapter 3. SAP HANA IT landscapes deployment considerations
Chapter 4. Business continuity and resiliency for SAP HANA


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IBM assumes no responsibility for its accuracy or completeness. The use of this information or the implementation of any of these techniques is a customer responsibility and depends upon the customer's ability to evaluate and integrate them into the customer's operational environment.


Last Update
27 June 2014

Planned Publish Date
31 August 2014

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