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Database Performance Warehouse Report Content

The Database Performance Warehouse uses the SAP BW content of the SAP Solution Manager to store database specific performance metrics. The DBA Cockpit within Solution Manager provides flexible analysis reports  for these metrics  based on BW technology. Learn more about how you can use the report content for capacity planning, trending analysis, troubleshooting, etc.. 15 Feb 2013

SAP now supports SQL Server 2012

SAP now supports SQL Server 2012 with SAP products based on SAP NetWeaver 7.0  and SAP NetWeaver 7.1 to 7.4 and higher  (including all Enhancement Packages). For more information, see SAP Notes 1651862, 1684545, and 1676665 (SMP login required).  Microsoft SQL Server is known as an out-of-the-box and easy-to-use database solution with low TCO. SQL Server 2012 offers many new features such as AlwaysOn, a set of functions for high availability and disaster recovery.  For more information, see the FAQs and the following link. 13 Jul 2012

SQL Server 2008 R2 and SAP

SAP encourages its customers to upgrade to SQL Server 2008 R2 to benefit, for example, from more efficient Unicode-handling and new BI features. For more information about the SQL Server 2008 R2 features, see the FAQs. SQL Server 2008 R2 is an enhancement to SQL Server 2008 and has the same code base. Therefore, there is no entry for SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition in the SAP Product Availability Matrix ( The support information for the SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition in the PAM automatically applies to the SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition as well. For more information, see SAP note 1076022. 03 Jan 2011

Updated Version for White Paper - SAP with Microsoft SQL Server: Best Practices for High Availability, Maximum Performance, and Scalability

Now available in its fourth edition with information for SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2012, and SQL Server 2008R2. Read this white paper to know the best practices to install a high-availability SAP system on SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2012, or SQL Server 2008R2, and to improve performance, scalability, and security. 01 Aug 2016

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