2018 Guidance from AzureCAT: SAP on the Microsoft Platform

This past year was a busy one for the AzureCATs. Here’s a list of all the SAP guidance that was published or refreshed in 2018. Refreshed items are noted with “(refresh)”. Bold articles are showcased in more detail at the bottom of this page.   Improve SAP BW Perf with the Flat Cube – Blog…

AzureCAT Whitepaper: SQL Server database files and backups on Azure Storage for SAP workloads

As more users migrate their SAP workloads to Azure, they will discover the benefits of migrating the Microsoft SQL Server data tier as well. Storing SQL Server data files on Azure can help speed migration, improve security, and provide high availability and disaster recovery. This guide by Ravi Alwani of AzureCAT addresses common questions from…

SAP HANA on Azure (Large Instances) Setup – New Whitepaper

We have a new whitepaper that provides step-by-step instructions, including screenshots, on how to deploy SAP HANA on Azure Large Instances. Use this guide to prepare your Large Instances for HANA installation. Download the Whitepaper. Authored by Sachin Ghorpade from the Azure Customer Advisory Team (AzureCAT). Definitions Let’s understand the various terms used in this…


SAP on Azure РTechnical Overview and Reference Architecture; Are you new to SAP on Azure? Start here!

Deploy SAP NetWeaver and SAP HANA on Azure – Reference Architecture First, let’s take a look at a new Reference Architecture found on the Azure Architecture Center: Deploy SAP NetWeaver and SAP HANA on Azure This reference architecture shows a set of proven practices for running SAP HANA in a high availability environment on Azure….