Did you know that there’s an interesting story behind our long-standing relationship with SAP—and how we’ve transformed it to meet the needs of today’s organizations?
The story starts with our track record. For over two decades, we’ve worked with organizations that decided that on-premises SAP was the right fit, and chose NetApp to help get them there. Over the years, NetApp proved itself as a successful on-premises storage provider for SAP. From our early efforts with disk-based NetApp® FAS to today’s NetApp AFF, we’ve helped our customers solve fundamental problems, such as cutting rack space and power needs by 90% without compromising performance, resilience, and value.
But on-premises SAP, though still common and important, is no longer the be-all and end-all of SAP implementation. Organizations with both new needs for SAP and existing SAP implementations are looking to the cloud for added agility, versatility, and impact. They’re on a search for better ways to build SAP in the cloud, and NetApp is right there with them to address these needs.
That’s where our story is heading—toward the cloud, and the connection and integration of cloud resources with on-premises resources. Whether you’re considering an SAP migration to the cloud or creating a true hybrid cloud with SAP capabilities, we have good news. Our experience on-premises and in the cloud is a source of powerful insights into: