HANA on POWER

HANA on POWER

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Power9 has been released for SAP HANA 2.0 SPS03

NewsPosted by Jens Gleichmann Tue, August 07, 2018 17:37:51
Finally SAP has updated note 2188482 for the allowed hardware. Currently it is limited to the small models with 4TB and 24cores. All installations on Power9 have to be on LE (Little Endian) and HANA 2.0 SPS03.

2554012 - FAQ: SAP HANA Big Endian to Little Endian Migration for IBM Power

Is it possible to use SWPM for migrating from SAP HANA 1.0 on IBM Power to SAP HANA 2.0 on IBM Power?There are limitation while using SWPM, SWPM can only be used to migrate SAP ABAP schema all other schemas like _SYS_REPO are excluded.

So if you only need to migrate ABAP schema then you can use SWPM.

If you want to migrate other schemas it is recommended to use the migration procedure refered in SAP Note 1718576.


You want to migrate from Intel to Power? Nothing easier than that:

Q: Can I recover a HANA backup made on INTEL architecture on IBM Power architecture?
A: Backups created with SAP HANA 2.0 are compatible with both supported hardware platforms (Intel and IBM Power).
You can recover SAP HANA 2.0 using data backups and log backups created with SAP HANA 2.0 on either an Intel-based system or an IBM Power-based system.
Data backups and log backups created with SAP HANA 1.0 SPS10 or newer running on an Intel-based system can be used to recover SAP HANA 2.0 to both Intel-based and IBM Power-based systems.
Data backups and log backups created with SAP HANA 1.0 on an IBM Power-based system cannot be used to recover SAP HANA 2.0. (just use the SWPM option)

1642148 - FAQ: SAP HANA Database Backup & Recovery
2653155 - Using backup and restore to upgrade HANA 1.0 to HANA 2.0



HANA 2.0 supports now CRM and SCM EhP4

NewsPosted by Jens Gleichmann Sun, July 30, 2017 11:37:23
Starting with CRM EhP4 and SCM EhP4 SPS01 (basis NW 7.50 SPS01) and HANA 2.0 SPS01 Rev. 11 you can now run your systems on SLES for SAP 12 LE (starting with SP1) on IBM Power.

Currently SRM is NOT supported to run on HANA 2.0 (note 2171391)

Notes:
2171392 - EHP4 for SAP SCM / SNC 7.0 SP stacks - Release & Information Note
2171335 - EHP4 for SAP CRM 7.0 SP stacks - Release & Information Note

2507898 - Support for SAP HANA 2 in SAP CRM 7.0 Enhancement Package 4
2235581 - SAP HANA: Supported Operating Systems

SLES12 SP2 supported for IBM Power Servers

NewsPosted by Jens Gleichmann Sun, July 30, 2017 11:22:28
SLES12 SP2 (LE) are now supported for SAP HANA 2.0 (note 2235581). This results in a longer support cycle for the operating system.

HANA 2.0 SPS02 now available

NewsPosted by Jens Gleichmann Thu, July 27, 2017 10:43:07

SAP HANA 2.0 SP02 is now available on SAP Service Marketplace. Please see SAP Note 2460914 - SAP HANA Platform 2.0 SPS 02 Release Note.

Currently there are some restrictions regarding HSR (HANA System Replication) in connection with XSA (XS Advanced Engine) and WebIDE (SAP Note 2508538 - Release Restrictions of SAP HANA 2.0 SPS 02).



HANA 1.0 BE: SPS 12 Rev 122.10

NewsPosted by Jens Gleichmann Fri, June 02, 2017 14:00:23
SAP HANA Database Maintenance Revision 122.10 of SAP HANA platform software (SPS) 12 is now available on SAP Service Marketplace. Please check the SAP Note 2475609 for details.

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