SAP HANA

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SAP HANA is an in-memory, column-oriented, relational database management system developed and marketed by SAP SE. Its primary function as a database server is to store and retrieve data as requested by the applications.wikipedia
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SAP SE

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SAP HANA is an in-memory, column-oriented, relational database management system developed and marketed by SAP SE. The first major demonstration of the platform was in 2008: teams from SAP SE, the Hasso Plattner Institute and Stanford University demonstrated an application architecture for real-time analytics and aggregation.
It was written natively for the SAP HANA platform.

Vishal Sikka

Dr. Vishal Sikka
Former SAP SE executive, Vishal Sikka, mentioned this architecture as "Hasso's New Architecture".
In his 12 years at SAP, Sikka led SAP's product portfolio including the breakthrough in-memory platform, SAP HANA, and all their applications, cloud and technology solutions.

SAP Cloud Platform

SAP HANA Cloud Platform
In October 2012, SAP announced a platform as a service offering called the SAP HANA Cloud Platform and a variant called SAP HANA One that used a smaller amount of memory.
SAP Cloud Platform is an open platform-as-a-service, which includes the in-memory SAP HANA database management system, connects to both on premises and cloud-based systems running SAP or other third-party software and relies on open standards, like Java, JavaScript, Node.js and Cloud Foundry for integration options.

SAP S/4HANA

S/4HANA
S/4HANA, released in 2015, written specifically for the HANA platform, combines functionality for ERP, CRM, SRM and others into a single HANA system.
SAP Business Suite 4 SAP HANA (or SAP S/4HANA) is a business suite that is built on SAP's proprietary operational database system and in-memory computing platform called SAP HANA.

Graph database

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In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes extract, transform, load (ETL) capabilities as well as an application server.
Further, SAP HANA brought in-memory and columnar technologies to graph databases.

Spatial database

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In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes extract, transform, load (ETL) capabilities as well as an application server.
SAP HANA supports geospatial with SPS08.

SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse

SAP NetWeaver BWBISAP Business Warehouse
HANA support for SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse was announced in September 2011 for availability by November.
It ran on industry standard RDBMS until version 7.3 at which point it began to transition onto SAP's HANA in-memory DBMS, particularly with the release of version 7.4.

Hasso Plattner Institute

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The first major demonstration of the platform was in 2008: teams from SAP SE, the Hasso Plattner Institute and Stanford University demonstrated an application architecture for real-time analytics and aggregation.
In 2012, HPI and SAP received the German Innovation Prize (Deutscher Innovationspreis), a prize awarded by Accenture, EnBw, Evonic and Wirtschaftswoche, for the development of the in-memory database SAP HANA.

Stored procedure

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HANA incorporates the open source statistical programming language R as a supported language within stored procedures.

Multi-model database

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SAP HANA – relational, document (JSON), graph, streaming

Column-oriented DBMS

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SAP HANA is an in-memory, column-oriented, relational database management system developed and marketed by SAP SE. These included TREX search engine (in-memory column-oriented search engine), P*TIME (in-memory online transaction processing (OLTP) Platform acquired by SAP in 2005), and MaxDB with its in-memory liveCache engine.

Relational database management system

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SAP HANA is an in-memory, column-oriented, relational database management system developed and marketed by SAP SE.

Database server

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Its primary function as a database server is to store and retrieve data as requested by the applications.

Predictive analytics

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In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes extract, transform, load (ETL) capabilities as well as an application server.

Event stream processing

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In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes extract, transform, load (ETL) capabilities as well as an application server.

Extract, transform, load

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In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes extract, transform, load (ETL) capabilities as well as an application server.

Application server

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In addition, it performs advanced analytics (predictive analytics, spatial data processing, text analytics, text search, streaming analytics, graph data processing) and includes extract, transform, load (ETL) capabilities as well as an application server.

TREX search engine

TREX
These included TREX search engine (in-memory column-oriented search engine), P*TIME (in-memory online transaction processing (OLTP) Platform acquired by SAP in 2005), and MaxDB with its in-memory liveCache engine.

MaxDB

These included TREX search engine (in-memory column-oriented search engine), P*TIME (in-memory online transaction processing (OLTP) Platform acquired by SAP in 2005), and MaxDB with its in-memory liveCache engine.

Stanford University

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The first major demonstration of the platform was in 2008: teams from SAP SE, the Hasso Plattner Institute and Stanford University demonstrated an application architecture for real-time analytics and aggregation.