IBM Spectrum Protect for Enterprise Resource Planning – Data Protection for SAP HANA has been certified by SAP for data protection (Backup/Recovery) of SAP HANA systems running on IBM’s Linux on Power Little Endian platforms. For customers seeking the real-time business benefits of SAP running in-memory, SAP HANA on Power is an important option. As clients have enjoyed the strong performance on traditional SAP on Power Systems, SAP HANA users can take advantage of the throughput, bandwidth, and enterprise-grade reliability of IBM Power. IBM provides a complete solution, including data protection, for running SAP HANA on the Power platform. This new SAP-certification (HANA-BRINT-PW 1.2) for data protection proves successful integration with SAP HANA . At the time of this publication IBM is the only vendor, who is SAP Certified for IBM’s Linux on Power Little Endian (Suse Linux v.12) platform.
IBM Spectrum Protect for ERP (formerly IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for ERP) has been previously SAP-certified for data protection of traditional SAP systems (AIX, Linux/x86, HP-UX, Sun Solaris and Windows) and SAP HANA systems on Linux/x86 platforms.