01 - The challenge


The challenge

SAP systems play a key role in the everyday processes of many companies worldwide. They require special hardware and extremely high availability being business-critical systems. With the introduction of the SAP HANA database and the retirement of SAP support for alternative databases, it will be essential for hundreds of companies to switch platforms in the next 5-10 years. However, this can be a risky project in a traditional environment because of the magnitude of hardware estimation, acquisition, and lifecycle tracking.

02 - The solution


The solution

AWS, being the very first SAP strategic partner for Public Cloud, delivers robust and reliable solutions for a variety of SAP-certified system specifications. Because over a 5-10 year lifecycle AWS continuously upgrades hardware under its platform, and the elastic nature of scaling virtual machines, the total cost of ownership (TCO) of building and operating an SAP platform is well below the traditional solutions overall costs.

TC2 engineers, with the involvement of AWS and SAP colleagues, assist in the development of the SAP migration and system plan, the implementation of the migration process, and its long-term operation.