SAP Cloud Platform is a cloud service provided by SAP based on platform as a service (PaaS) to develop and deploy custom web applications. SAP is responsible for managing complete infrastructure of this platform including hardware servers, maintenance cost, component upgrades, and system lifecycle.
SAP Cloud service provides full range of service catalog including database, storage and data backup, reporting service and transaction layer to develop multi-platform software development. SAP Cloud platform customers can utilize this cloud environment for managing software development or can also use a hybrid model based on cloud and on premise environment.
SAP Cloud platform can be integrated with following to get data and development −
- SAP Applications
- 3rd party applications
- Internal solutions
SAP Cloud platform supports business critical solutions for software development and it includes −
- SAP Fieldglass
- SAP Success factors
- SAP Hybris
- SAP Ariba
- SAP ERP Business suite
You can migrate apps and extensions seamlessly to SAP Cloud platform including SAP Business suite and SAP S/4 HANA. All the data centers are managed by SAP itself, so you can expect the given key benefits associated with data center management −
Why SAP Cloud Platform is Different?
SAP Cloud platform offers PaaS-based in-memory and microservice-based mobile-enabled cloud applications. SAP Cloud Platform provides you an option to control your choice of clouds, frameworks, and applications.
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As per SAP – High Availability option for HANA and ASE Service in SAP’s data centers, SAP shall provide High Availability for SAP Cloud Platform, HANA service or SAP Cloud Platform ASE service with an availability SLA of 99.95% per month if Customer has allocated to High Availability via SAP Cloud Platform provisioning self-service a duplicate of SAP Cloud Platform, HANA service or SAP Cloud Platform ASE service, as applicable. The duplicate SAP Cloud Platform services allocated to High Availability require separate subscriptions (and associated fees). In all other respects, the Service Level Agreement for SAP Cloud Services referenced in the Order Form applies to the applicable SAP Cloud Platform services.