A customer is running SAP HANA on Intel x86 servers. Workload requirements have outgrowth the current
The customer is considering replacing their Intel x86 environment with IBM POWER8 processor-based servers.
What are some major reasons that the customer should consider Power Systems over x86?
Red Hat Enterprise Linux support for SAP HANA and the flexibility to run IBM AIX, IBM i and Canonical
Per core performance of POWER processor-based systems and price/performance.
Coherent Accelerator Processor Interface (CAPI) coupled with Flash Storage and processor clock speed.
Mission critical reliability, flexibility, virtualization.