SAP Recognized as a Market Leader by Gartner, Inc. in Operational Database Management Systems Magic Quadrant
Located in Walldorf, Germany, SAP (www.sap.com) has several DBMS products that are used for transaction systems: SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE), SAP Sybase iAnywhere and SAP Hana. Both ASE and iAnywhere are available as software only, while SAP Hana is marketed as an appliance.
Vision leadership — Moving into DBMS technology, SAP has introduced SAP Hana as an in-memory platform for hybrid transaction/analytical processing (HTAP) and acquired Sybase to add to the DBMS product line.
Strong DBMS offerings — In addition to SAP Hana, SAP Sybase ASE continues to support global-scale applications and was first to introduce an in-memory DBMS (IMDBMS) version.
Performance — References cited performance (scalability and reliability) as a major strength (one of the highest scores), mostly for SAP Sybase ASE.
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