SAP and Google Cloud

Get the enterprise expertise of SAP, backed by the intelligence and innovation of Google Cloud.

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Intelligent, flexible, trusted.

Our partnership with SAP gives customers the best of both our worlds — unmatched business expertise, industry-leading cloud infrastructure, and machine learning innovations.

Certified infrastructure

Google Cloud Platform is certified to run SAP solutions reliably and optimally, delivering maximum performance and dependability.

  • SAP Hybris
  • SAP Business Suite
  • SAP BusinessObjects BI
  • SAP Business One
  • SAP Business Warehouse

Benefits of running SAP on Google Cloud

Blue Bars

Intelligent analytics

Create new business models and form deeper customer connections by integrating and getting more of Google Cloud’s machine learning and data analytics solutions.

Blue Wrench

Flexible technology and tools

Create a more dynamic, nimble business at your own pace and scale with migration support, flexible services, and simple pricing.

Blue Shield

Security at every level

Operate your business with the confidence knowing your SAP data is protected by a strictly controlled, secure cloud that’s trusted by billions of users.

Blue Puzzle

Seamless integrations

Easily and securely export SAP data directly to Sheets. Find out more.

Blue Layout

Scale on demand

Easily develop, test, and scale cloud solutions with intuitive, user-friendly tools and APIs.

Blue Gear

Transparency and control

SAP Data Custodian enables you to configure data policies, control access, and manage compliance on GCP.

SAP solutions supported on Google Cloud

SAP Solution Supported Database Options Supported Operating Systems Production Certified VM Shapes for Application
SAP NetWeaver AS, ABAP/Java SAP S/4HANA SAP BW/4HANA SAP ECC SAP Business Suite SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse SAP Landscape Transformation Replication Server (SLT) SAP Solution Manager SAP BusinessObjects BI Suite SAP HANA SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) SAP MaxDB, SAP liveCache, and SAP Content Server IBM Db2 Microsoft SQL Server SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (11, 12) Red Hat Enterprise Linux (6, 7) Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 and above n1-standard-8 (8 vCPU, 30 GB) n1-standard-16 (16 vCPU, 60 GB) n1-standard-32 (32 vCPU, 120 GB) n1-standard-64 (64 vCPU, 240 GB) n1-standard-96 (96 vCPU, 360 GB) n1-highmem-2 (2 vCPU, 13 GB) n1-highmem-4 (4 vCPU, 26 GB) n1-highmem-8 (8 vCPU, 52 GB) n1-highmem-16 (16 vCPU, 104 GB) n1-highmem-32 (32 vCPU, 208 GB) n1-highmem-64 (64 vCPU, 416 GB) n1-highmem-96 (96 vCPU, 624 GB) Custom machine types (up to 96 vCPU, 3.75 or 6.5 GB per vCPU)Note
SAP Business One SAP HANA
Microsoft SQL Server
Microsoft Windows Server
SAP Hybris SAP HANA Microsoft SQL Server MySQL Linux Microsoft Windows Server Any Google Compute Engine instance that satisfies SAP Hybris minimum requirements
Note: Because the capacity (SAPS) of a custom machine configuration is not pre-determined, SAP cannot guarantee that a configured custom machine will be suitable to run Business Suite workloads without first reviewing the configuration. For more information, see SAP NOTE 2456432.
SAP Solution Database Configuration Operating System Production Certified VM Shapes for SAP HANA
SAP HANA Single-node (scale-up) Scale-out configurations up to 16 nodes Note SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (12 SP1, SP2, & SP3) Red Hat Enterprise Linux (7.3, 7.4) n1-highmem-32 (32 vCPU, 208 GB) n1-highmem-64 (64 vCPU, 416 GB) n1-highmem-96 (96 vCPU, 624 GB) n1-megamem-96 (96 vCPU, 1.4 TB) n1-ultramem-40 (40 vCPU, 1 TB) n1-ultramem-80 (80 vCPU, 2 TB) n1-ultramem-160 (160 vCPU, 4 TB) Custom Machine Types (32-64 vCPU, 208-416 GB on Intel Broadwell. Requires 6.5 GB of memory per vCPU)
Note: The following machine types are not yet supported in scale-out configurations: n1-ultramem-40 and n1-ultramem-80.
SAP Solution Configuration Warm Store Capacity Production Certified VM Shapes
SAP HANA dynamic tiering Dedicated VM for dynamic tiering server 512 GB 1,300 GB 5,000 GB 10,000 GB n1-highmem-8 n1-highmem-16 n1-highmem-32 n1-megamem-96 Custom configurations
Scale up HANA instances from 4TB to 20TB are available on bare metal hosts delivered through managed services.
Operate All SAP software on the GCP on a BYOL model. Google Cloud does not re-sell SAP licenses. Specific machine type availability by regions can be found here. Google Cloud does not provide managed services for SAP workloads on GCP, and managed services can be contracted through the ecosystem of services partners.


SAP HANA on GCP Documentation

SAP Hybris Architecture

All SAP on GCP Documentation

Google Compute Engine

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