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HP AppSystems for SAP HANA raise the bar with #1 result on SAP Netweaver BW-EML benchmark

By Manoj Suvarna - Director, Product Management, HP Converged Systems


HP AppSystems for SAP HANA® achieves 129,930 ad-hoc query navigation steps


SAP HANA is a new platform where customers are trying to understand how it will perform in their real world environment or compare to existing solutions.   Well, HP’s newly certified benchmark just demonstrated that HP AppSystems for SAP HANA can handle the toughest, most complex workloads!   


SAP’s BW-EML benchmark was designed to provide standard measurement of how applications will perform in real world scenarios.  HP AppSystems posted a world-record result on the SAP NetWeaver BW-EML standard application benchmark with an unbelievable 129,930 ad-hoc query navigation steps with 1 billion initial records on the SAP HANA® platform (certification 2013027).  


This benchmark was jointly initiated by HP and SAP, to demonstrate a real customer production environment, running ad-hoc reports while performing data load operations and queries, running on an X86 Intel platform. 

HP Converged Systems help LarrainVial optimize its investment strategy

“With the HP Universal Database Solution reference architecture and HP hardware and best practices, we were able to reduce the time to generate reports from the data warehouse by 86 percent.”


Carlos Sotolongo, Manager of Technology, LarrainVial


 LarrainVial is the largest financial services firm in Chile, transacting about 32 percent of the trades in the Chilean market, offering brokerage services, investment banking, and financial advisory services to corporations and individuals in markets throughout South America.


It’s essential for the company to have clear insight into the large volume of trades it is processing in order to remain competitive, and this has become more important with recent expansions into Brazil and the United States, where due to its fast growth there were delays in processing trading data into usable reports.

Video highlights of Big Data innovations with HP Converged Systems

According to IT Business Edge, a key reason that enterprises are warming to converged infrastructure is that it “offers a low-cost, scalable alternative to the current state of affairs, and may prove to be the best way to foster the kind of broad-based, multitenant resource utilization needed to drive next-generation data environments.”


In a video we captured at Discover 2013, Irshad Raihan and Keith Miracle talk about how HP Converged Systems, built on HP Converged Infrastructure, can help to deliver these next generation data environments.

HP does it again! Outstanding performance for SAP ERP on Microsoft SQL Server/Windows Hyper-V

By Jodie Jordanger - HP Converged Systems


The HP ProLiant BL460 Gen8 Server Blade has achieved #1 two-processor result on three-tier SAP Sales and Distribution (SD) standard application benchmark.


The results are stunning:  42,400 SAP SD benchmark users, 231,580 SAPS, and a response time of .99 seconds.  SeeSAP benchmark certification (#2013016),  June 8, 2013.*

Big Data analytics - Top ten reasons to attend the Vertica User Conference

By Irshad Raihan - HP Converged Systems


If you followed our coverage from HP Discover, you'll have seen how HP Vertica is delivering next generation Big Data analytics.


So why not find out more?


Between August 5-7, 2013, HP Vertica's customers, partners, and industry visionaries will all be on hand at the HP Vertica Big Data Conference to share how they are deriving measurable value from the most demanding and impressive Big Data analytics initiatives in the industry.


And whether you are a data scientist, hardware provider, or solution provider, if you attend just one event this year focused on Big Data analytics, this is it!


Here are 10 reasons to register TODAY

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