Quickly deploy and use latest SAP solutions in the cloud with SAP Cloud Appliance Library
SAP Cloud Appliance Library (SAP CAL) provides an online repository of latest, pre-configured SAP solutions that can be instantly consumed in the cloud. Powered by SAP HANA Cloud Platform and based on SAP Fiori design guidelines, it offers a simple and appealing user experience that gets you up and running with test, demo, trial and development systems "within minutes”.
Because the tool uses virtual appliance and machine technology to help you quickly deploy SAP demo content in a cloud infrastructure. It lowers the entry hurdle to cloud implementation – and brings the benefits of public/private clouds to new or existing customers.
Quickly deploy preconfigured cloud SAP test, demo, and training solutions
Access and manage your solution instances through a Web-based, self-service portal
Easily purchase the tested solutions, going live with the cloud provider of your choice
Reduce overall costs, minimize manual effort, and speed time to value for your SAP systems
Accelerate your company’s transition to a cloud-enabled IT infrastructure
System requirements for
SAP Cloud Appliance Library
System and software requirements vary according to specific customer scenarios – please refer to product documentation on the SAP Cloud Appliance Library site for more information.
Internet Explorer 10 and newer
Firefox 10 (also known as Firefox Extended Support Release) and newer
Chrome 40 and newer
Mac OS X:
Safari 5.1 and newer
Amazon Web Services™ (AWS) and Microsoft Azure
SAP Cloud Appliance Library is based on SAP HANA Cloud Platform
If your scenario requires you to connect to the operating system (OS) of a specific instance, make sure you use Secure Shell (SSH) to encrypt the communication
Licensing and purchasing options for
SAP Cloud Appliance Library
There are many SAP solutions available to you in SAP CAL – all you need is a subscription package from the SAP Store. The subscription package requires you to own the product license of the SAP solution(s) you choose to access (Bring Your Own License, BYOL).
Free trial: SAP Cloud Appliance Library
Try before you buy. Experience the SAP Cloud Appliance Library in five easy steps.
Get configurable subscription access to a variety of SAP solutions – in your own cloud provider account – with SAP CAL. Evaluate and test solutions, or use them for training purposes. Ready to buy? During checkout, you can easily configure your start date, contract period, and number of instances.
Pricing is per instance per month, with a minimum contract terms of 3 months
A cloud provider account and credentials
A valid product license after the pre-installed temporary license has expired
SAP NetWeaver Business Client 3.0 or higher, or SAP HANA studio – for select solutions only
SAP Rapid Deployment solutions activated for SAP ERP, SAP CRM, and SAP SCM systems
SAP ERP 6.0, Enhancement Package 6
SAP NetWeaver 7.40 running on SAP HANA
SAP HANA platform
And more – all available solutions are listed here
The University Competence Center provides hundreds of universities with SAP solutions – so students can learn real-world software skills before they graduate. Learn how the center is using SAP CAL to quickly deploy the latest software for classroom lectures.
Get the support you need to keep SAP Cloud Appliance Library running at peak performance. Our experts can help you maximize the value of your software, take advantage of new business models and capabilities, and more.