Even SAP is promoting their SAP HANA solution, there are still thousands of SAP customer using DB2, Oracle or MS SQL for their SAP applications. And these “classical” environments needs proper sized and configured IT systems, especially server and storage system.
To size the storage for SAP, IBM developed the tool SAPmagic. SAPmagic takes capacity and performance (IO/s or SAPS) as input, as well as growth rate, the data base type (for compression), mirroring demands and a couple more parameters, and provide a configuration for IBM System Storage.
This tool is available for Business Partner (PartnerWorld) on TechDocs, ID PRS4555
Go to PartnerWorld:
- chose Program in the blue headline
- under Technical resources chose Technical libraries
- under Libraries chose Techdocs - the technical sales library