SAP HANA is a completely re-imagined platform for real-time business. It converges database and application platform capabilities in-memory to transform transactions, analytics, text analysis, predictive and spatial processing so businesses can operate in real-time.
SAP HANA Cloud
SAP HANA Cloud Platform is the platform-as-a-service offering from SAP that provides instant access to the full power of SAP HANA. With flexible subscription models, it enables you to build, extend, and run applications on SAP HANA in the cloud.
SAP HANA Cloud platform within their organization, including claims of flexible, straightforward Pricing and new deployment options.SAP added three different options for its SAP HANA Cloud Platform, including those for application services, database services, and SAP HANA Infrastructure services, and is allowing customers to try and purchase those services and Applications via the SAP HANA Marketplace. Customers can choose between deployments ranging from 128 GB to 1 TB of memory.SAP also announced that it, and a collection of other vendors, including Hewlett-Packard, Intel and Red Hat, had broken the record for the world's largest data warehouse using the SAP HANA platform and SAP IQ software. SAP also now estimates that there are now more than 200,000 people using the SAP HANA platform in one form or another.SAP announced the general availability of the 9.0 version of SAP Business One, available on premises, in the cloud, or hosted by SAP partners.
SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud and the SAP HANA Cloud Platform use the same basic infrastructure, but for different purposes and different types of users. The HANA Enterprise Cloud is a managed, private cloud hosting service where SAP provides the infrastructure and the services needed to host a Business Suite deployment. This can include HANA custom and outofthe box applications. What SAP is doing for is offering them an infrastructure, offering software, offering services to help implement them and then keeping that updated as an application stack. Typically, projects are pretty large, according to "The idea is that you're doing everything for the customer, endtoend."