Why choose AWS for running SAP workloads?

When you run your critical SAP workloads on AWS, it enables your business to be more agile, cost-effective and secure than on premises. AWS provides native cloud services that shapes your ability to adopt emerging technologies and innovation.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) deliver a wide variety of compute and storage services designed to meet the needs of even the most demanding SAP workloads, increasing agility and reducing costs.

  • SAP HANA Mandate

    By 2027, all SAP customers will be looking to migrate their workloads to SAP HANA. As a result, they need to find new ways to modernize, scale, and optimize their SAP environments, making now the ideal time to migrate to AWS.

  • High performance

    Amazon EC2 X1 and X1e instances, powered by Intel® Xeon® processors, are engineered to meet the strict performance requirements for in-memory databases, such as SAP HANA.

  • Secure and compliant

    Security is a top priority for AWS. The breadth of security controls enables you to meet strict regulatory requirements, strengthen your security posture, and help you comply with a wide variety of compliance requirements, including HIPAA, PCI, ISO, SOC, and more.

  • Reliable and resilient

    The AWS global infrastructure consists of multiple Regions and Availability Zones that enable you to architect highly available SAP software environments to meet stringent uptime and availability requirements.

  • Cost-effective

    Running your SAP workloads on AWS enables you to reduce total cost of ownership. Access to low-cost IT infrastructure, with rapid, on-demand provisioning of infrastructure helps to minimize the overhead associated with hardware maintenance.