What is SAP HANA?
SAP HANA is in-memory data platform that can deployable as on-premise appliance , also in the cloud. It is revolutionary platform that is best suited for performing real-time analytics and developing and deploying real-time applications. At core of this real-time data platform is the SAP HANA database which is completely different than other database engine in the market.
When companies have to go deep within their data sets to ask complex and interactive questions they have to go broad means working with enormous data sets that are of different types and from different sources same time, SAP HANA is well-suited.
Increasingly there is need for this data to be recent and in real-time. the need for high speed very fast response time and the need to do all this without any pre-fabrication no-tuning , no pre-aggregates, no data preparation and you have unique combination requirements that SAP HANA can perform effectively. When set of needs and any subset thereof have to be performed in any combination, SAP HANA in its elements.