Fusion-io Now Able to Accelerate Application Performance for Environments Running SAP HANA

Fusion-io has announced that its all-flash Fusion ION Accelerator version 2.3 is now certified by SAP as an enterprise storage solution for the SAP HANA platform. Using Fusion ION Accelerator with SAP HANA helps customers maximize application performance for data-intensive workloads.

This certification enables Fusion-io to participate in SAP’s program for SAP HANA-tailored data center integration using its certified solution. Through participation in the program, customers can leverage their existing hardware and infrastructure components for their SAP HANA-based environments, providing further choice for organizations even when working in heterogeneous environments.

Fusion ION Accelerator

application-acceleration-fusion-ioPowered by Fusion ioMemory, Fusion ION Accelerator would deliver the reliability, breakthrough performance, and high-availability standards required for mission-critical use cases of SAP HANA. Fusion ioMemory increases transactional database performance and accelerates business intelligence with far less infrastructure needed than disk-based solutions. Customers that use Fusion-io flash memory with SAP HANA would also be able to realize faster data load times, faster back-up and recovery times, and better SAN utilization.

Fusion-io enables customers to quickly gather real-time intelligence to make informed business decisions through application acceleration,” said Keith Brown, Fusion-io CIO. “Fusion ION Accelerator – when used as a pair of clustered devices – is SAP-certified to scale-out to up to 32 nodes, making it one of the industry’s leading scale-out storage solutions for SAP HANA.”