Hannover, Germany, March 7, 2013]: Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced from CeBIT that it has released its first rack server certified for the SAP HANA® platform: Huawei Tecal RH5885 V2. The Huawei server is an appliance that enables enterprises to benefit from dramatic increases in real-time information analysis and data processing speeds that help to improve decision making and service efficiency. The Tecal RH5885 V2 delivers outstanding write performance and provides a cost-effective solid state disk (SSD) solution.
“Huawei is honored to further its cooperation with SAP,”said Leif Zheng, president, IT Product Line, Huawei. “Openness and cooperation are the main themes in the area of ICT and are also the basic strategies for Huawei’s future enterprise service development. As the market changes, enterprises demand the type of business insights provided by real-time intelligent analysis. With SAP’s expertise in platform and enterprise software solutions and Huawei’s experiences with IT infrastructure, our partnership is complementary. Furthermore, Huawei and SAP plan to co-innovate to provide additional competitive business solutions to customers. SAP and Huawei will help customers improve flexibility and efficiency, providing more value and choices.”
Today’s announcement builds on the announcement made in July 2012, when SAP announced Huawei Technologies as its first Chinese SAP global technology partner. Through this partnership, SAP and Huawei are collaborating to create technical synergies and innovation. Specifically, they plan to deepen R&D efforts in the support of SAP HANA as well as telecommunications, cloud and mobile to provide competitive and integrated enterprise solutions to emerging and European markets.
SAP HANA is a transformative platform for real-time business, helping address some of the most complex and critical business challenges that organizations face today. It transforms business by streamlining transactions, analytics, planning, predictive and sentiment data processing on a single, in-memory database so that business can operate in real time.
The Huawei RH5885 V2 is an appliance system delivering strong performance. With high reliability and performance, the RH5885 V2 adopts up to 35 fault-tolerance technologies and has achieved excellent results in the TPC-E and SPEC tests. The RH5885 V2 solution for SAP HANA analyzes data and makes decisions in real time based on the in-memory database, delivering a rate of 100 to 100,000 times that of conventional hard-disk solutions. In addition, The RH5885 V2 solution implements pre-installation and integrated hardware and software management, providing efficient information technology applications and management.