Technical documentation for implementing, managing, and configuring SAP HANA — on-premise and in the cloud.
SAP product documentation
Find the SAP HANA and SAP HANA Cloud documentation you need to get started with installing or provisioning to develop innovative new solutions.
SAP HANA features scope description
Get an overview of the innovative capabilities of SAP HANA and SAP HANA Cloud that can help you build modern solutions to extract more business value from your data.
Performance and cost tools
Get the tools and resources to balance performance with cost – whether you’re undergoing an implementation or migration to SAP HANA.
Run and operate SAP HANA and SAP HANA Cloud in diverse environments with specific compliance, security, and regulatory needs.
Architecture and Technology
Innovate without boundaries with SAP HANA and SAP HANA Cloud
- Manage any data seamlessly on premise and in the cloud
- Augment applications and analytics with built-in machine learning
- Provide a single gateway to all your data with advanced data virtualisation
- Develop modern applications simply with native application development capabilities
Realise the potential of SAP HANA and SAP HANA Cloud with help from SAP Services
Quick-start implementation service for SAP HANA Cloud
Enhance your analytical data capabilities and accelerate the adoption of SAP HANA Cloud into your system landscape for both cloud and hybrid scenarios.
Data quality service
Make better decisions and by assessing and improving the quality of your data with a health check based on completeness, uniqueness, consistency, and timeliness of your data and a report on the findings.
Selective data transition to SAP S/4HANA
Migrate selected data to SAP S/4HANA quickly and with minimal disruptions by taking a one-step approach that enables you to combine various transformation requirements.
Standardised data migration service from non-SAP sources
Speed data migration from third-party sources into an SAP target, reduce risks and costs, and help ensure success with an end-to-end service for completing data migrations.
Move to SAP HANA quickly and seamlessly with a deployment option that best fits your business needs, budget, and resources.
Fully-managed cloud services
Focus on innovation, not maintenance, with fully managed SAP HANA instances in a private or public cloud.
Bring-your-own cloud license
Bring your own license to run on the cloud service provider of your choice through SAP HANA Infrastructure Services.
Go live quickly with an appliance of preconfigured hardware and pre-installed software.
Tailored data centre integration
Choose your preferred infrastructure components from a menu of supported hardware options with SAP HANA tailored data centre integration.
SAP data centres
Gain multi-cloud flexibility and a reliable infrastructure when managing your enterprise data.
Advance your strategy with SAP-certified solutions
Find SAP partners who can assist you with your implementation and independent software vendors that build SAP-certified, prepackaged solutions, extending the functionality of your SAP solutions.
Engage certified outsourcing service partners
Identify certified partners that can operate and run productive installations on your behalf – from cloud and mobile services to application management.
Enhance your project with leading technology
Browse a list of our leading global vendors of hardware, database, storage system, network, and mobile computing technology to support your implementation.
Partnerships with leading cloud providers
SAP is committed to giving you the flexibility to deploy in the cloud or multiple clouds of your choice. Find the cloud deployment option that’s right for your business.
Extend SAP HANA with development and modelling
Browse information resources focused on SAP HANA app development – including installation tools and methods.
Develop on SAP HANA Cloud
Find out how to get started with SAP HANA Cloud to build new solutions or extend your existing SAP HANA solutions.
Develop on SAP HANA
Get step-by-step guidance on how you can construct applications by using SAP HANA extended application services.
Develop native apps on SAP HANA
Learn to create apps, services, models, and write procedures with SAP HANA extended application services, advanced model.
Explore technical guides for SAP HANA and SAP HANA Cloud
Learn how to install and update the SAP HANA cockpit, a single point of access to a range of administration tools that helps monitor individual and multi-tenant SAP HANA databases.
Discover how you can install and upgrade SAP Web IDE for SAP HANA, a comprehensive set of Web-based tools for creating native applications for SAP HANA.
Learn how to install and update SAP HANA by using built-in lifecycle management tools.
Find out how to install the SAP HANA database clients needed to connect your applications.
Get ready to install and update SAP HANA studio, a dedicated tool for administration and development.
Review guidelines for installing and configuring Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.x for SAP HANA.
Learn how to install and configure SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) for SAP applications on SAP HANA.
Discover how to start your technical implementation of the direct extractor connection for SAP HANA.
Discover how to configure, manage, and monitor an SAP HANA system that supports multitenant database containers.
Configure, manage, maintain, and optimise your installation using DBA cockpit for SAP HANA in SAP NetWeaver 7.4.
Find information on resolving both specific and overall performance issues in your implementation of the SAP HANA database.
Determine your hardware requirements
The SAP HANA research group connects academic and industry experts to conduct cutting-edge research dedicated to solving database challenges.