Documents regarding SAP Products with AWS
- MUST READ | For the "must read" AWS whitepapers regarding planning, implementation and deployment for SAP NetWeaver based software and DBMS with Amazon Web Services, see http://aws.amazon.com/sap/whitepapers.
- Customer Case Studies & Getting Started | see http://aws.amazon.com/sap.
SAP Notes Related to Amazon Web Services
|Information||Where to find|
|SAP Key Note for Public Cloud Environments|
|Windows in Public Cloud Environments|
|Linux in Public Cloud Environments|
|SAP Notes Related to Amazon Web Services|
Supported SAP Applications
SAP supports all applications listed in SAP Note 1656099. For details on configuration requirements and supported versions, check the SAP Note.
|Supported SAP Applications (see SAP Note 1656099) |
|Applications running on WebAS ABAP and/or Java as part of SAP NetWeaver|
|SAP BusinessObjects Planning and Consolidation on NetWeaver (BPCNW)|
|SAP SCM Optimizer|
|SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (SAP BI)|
|SAP Business One|
Supported AWS EC2 Instance Types
With Amazon Web Services, SAP supports its applications on the instance types that are listed in SAP Note 1656099.
Supported Guest Operating Systems by SAP
The table below provides a short overview on supported guest operating systems. For detailed information on your SAP product, check SAP Note 1656099.
|Applications based on |
SAP NetWeaver AS
|SAP SCM Optimizer||SAP BI||SAP Afaria|
|Windows Server 2003, 2008||not supported||not supported||not supported||not supported|
|Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 (R2), 2016||supported||supported||supported||supported|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)||supported (*1)||supported (*4)||supported (*6)||not supported|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)||supported (*2)||supported (*5)||supported (*6)||not supported|
|Oracle Linux||supported (*3)||not supported||not supported||not supported|
(*1) released as of RHEL 6 or higher
(*2) released as of SLES 11 or higher
(*3) only for Oracle DB; for details and restrictions defined by Oracle see SAP Note 2358420
(*4) released as of RHEL 7 or higher
(*5) released as of SLES 12 or higher
(*6) released on all SLES and RHEL versions that are listed in the Product Availability Matrix (PAM) for SAP BI. Check SAP Note 1656099 for additional requirements.
The table below provides a short overview on supported databases. For detailed information on your SAP product, check SAP Note 1656099.
|Applications based on|
SAP NetWeaver AS
|SAP HANA||supported (*1)|
|IBM DB2 LUW||supported (*2)|
|MaxDB, Livecache||supported (*3)|
|Microsoft SQL Server||supported (*4)|
|Oracle Database||supported (*5)|
|SAP ASE||supported (*6)|
(*1) for details, see Certified IaaS Platforms for SAP HANA
(*2) released as of IBM DB2 LUW 9.7 or higher
(*3) released as of MaxDB version 7.8 or higher; for Livecache versions see SAP Note 1656099.
(*4) released as of MS SQL Server 2008 R2 or higher; please consider the new Microsoft SQL Server Use Terms as outlined in SAP Note 2139358
(*5) only on Oracle Linux 6.4 or higher; no support on Windows; for details and restrictions defined by Oracle see SAP Note 2358420
(*6) released as of SAP ASE 15.7.0.051 or higher
Frequently Asked Questions
For a list of frequently asked questions for the support prerequisites and the operation of SAP applications with AWS, check Frequently Asked Questions: Amazon Web Services (AWS).
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