Posted On: May 11, 2022

Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP is now SAP-certified for workloads including S/4HANA, Business Suite on HANA, BW/4HANA, Business Warehouse on HANA, and Data Mart Solutions on HANA.

Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP is a fully managed shared storage service built on NetApp’s popular ONTAP file system. Customers commonly use ONTAP as a storage solution for SAP HANA because of its data management features, such as snapshots, clones, and SnapMirror replication. Starting today, you can use Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP to simplify and accelerate your SAP HANA deployments in AWS. For example, with Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP, you can easily create application-consistent snapshots and space-efficient clones of your databases in seconds, allowing you to create savepoints during an SAP HANA system upgrade or rollback, or refresh your development and test systems, without needing to manually copy your data. With Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP’s support for SnapMirror replication, you can also quickly and easily migrate your SAP HANA workloads from on premises to AWS, and you can configure automatic replication of your database across AWS Regions for additional data resiliency.

You can run SAP HANA workloads in all Regions where Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP is available. For more information, visit the Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP product page and the SAP HANA on AWS with Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP documentation.