Migrating SAP to the Cloud

Businesses often avoid large-scale technology upgrades, such as cloud migration, in

favour of applying quicker fixes to prior technology investments. In the short term, this is convenient for technical decision makers and practitioners alike, but it also means preserving antiquated tools and processes that hinder operational effectiveness and agility. This white paper looks at why businesses should consider moving their SAP workloads to the cloud and includes insight, advice, and real-world examples of how to migrate successfully.


Built on AWS and Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors

Intel and SAP have partnered since 2005, engineering Intel® Xeon® processors and SAP HANA for optimal performance. AWS customers benefit from this joint innovation with access to more than 40+ SAP-certified instances based on Intel® Xeon® processors, with sizes ranging from 60GB to 24TB. Amazon EC2 High Memory instances, powered by Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, are purpose-built to run large in-memory databases like SAP HANA in the cloud.