The key to IT efficiency and business continuity is a platform that integrates with your current infrastructure while simultaneously optimizing it. SAP HANA servers and storage – from classic SAP ECC to SAP S/4HANA – let you maintain the reliability and flexibility required for your hybrid cloud.

The ideal platform for running SAP HANA

Why choose IBM® Power Systems™ over x86? 

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Provision faster

Dynamically accommodate changes to your SAP HANA platform resources based on changes in your business needs.

Scale affordably

Optimize processor utilization with shared pool support for production HANA DB.

Get maximum uptime

Deliver more than 99.999% availability and reduce planned downtime in your SAP HANA system.

The economic impact of IBM Power Systems for SAP Hana

Check out the free webinar that explores the benefits and ROI that enterprises will likely realize by deploying SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems. Dive deep into customer interviews and discover the benefits a hypothetical organization will realize.

Explore our featured SAP HANA Servers

A next-generation platform tuned for the flexibility, resiliency and performance required by the digital age.

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IBM Power System E950

The 4-socket Power E950 server is a versatile system with the ability to support up to 16 TB of memory and can host up to 16 production SAP HANA LPARs, allowing maximized system utilization through mixed workloads.

IBM Power System E980

Built for big data and the largest of SAP HANA environments, the Power E980 can be configured with up to 64 TB of memory and can host up to 16 production SAP HANA LPARs. With Capacity on Demand, this future-proof system can grow along with your environment.

SAP HANA scale-out servers

Scale-out servers optimized for Linux and designed for data-intensive mission-critical workloads, like SAP HANA.

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Persistent memory enhancements on IBM Power Systems for SAP HANA

IBM has worked with SAP over the years to help solve hardware problems with virtualization, flexibility, resiliency and great performance. Read more about how IBM is working to use persistent memory to enhance SAP HANA solutions.

SAP HANA case studies

Companies around the globe are choosing SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems for the performance, flexibility and reliability your mission-critical workloads require.

Who Can Benefit from SAP HANA Database and S/4HANA on IBM Power Systems?

Discover how Power Systems are a strong differentiator for organizations running SAP HANA and S/4HANA.

SAP Hana With Great Power Comes Less Responsibilities

SAP HANA is an in-memory database management system that delivers high-speed data access.

Simplify and accelerate SAP HANA deployments

Organizations are deploying SAP HANA to get faster insights from their data. Learn how you can do the same.


Choice and flexibility with IBM and SAP

IBM and SAP leaders discuss how the two companies are innovating together to reduce the total cost of ownership and improving the efficiency for clients deploying SAP HANA.

SAP HANA and IBM Power Systems: Better together

Discover how enterprises using SAP HANA and IBM Power systems are helping enterprises transform.

The right infrastructure for SAP HANA

Thousands of SAP HANA clients have chosen Power Systems for their enterprise infrastructure. Discover why in this short video.